and they accepted them. The Spirit of God in true Christians is opposed to the spirit of the world.17-19 Christ next prayed for the disciples, that they might not only be kept from evil, but made good. King James Version (KJV) Public Domain. Follow. Bible Reference: ex. 17. Report. Wilt thou not secure them? Christ's prayer for himself. John Chapter 17 KJV AV Read Along. 6 I have manifested thy name unto the men which thou gavest me out of the world: thine they were, and thou gavest them me; and they have kept thy word. Glorify your Son, that your Son may glorify you. out of the world. Now they have known that all things whatsoever thou hast given me are of thee. I have manifested thy name unto the men which thou gavest me out of the world: thine they were, and thou gavest them me; and they have kept thy word. : John 3:16 ... according to the time he had learned from the wise men. I pray not that thou shouldest take them out of the world, but that thou shouldest keep them from the evil. Let us endeavour to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace, praying that all believers may be more and more united in one mind and one judgment. 15 I pray not that thou shouldest take them out of the world, but that thou shouldest keep them from the evil. Now they have known that all things whatsoever thou hast given me are of thee. NIV: ESV: NASB: KJV: HCSB: 1 After Jesus said this, he looked toward heaven and prayed: "Father, the hour has come. 25 O righteous Father, the world hath not known thee: but I have known thee, and these have known that thou hast sent me. John 17:1-3. Luke Chapter 15 KJV AV Read Along. Father, I will that they also, whom thou hast given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which thou hast given me: for thou lovedst me before the foundation of the world. 17 Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth. 10 And all mine are thine, and thine are mine; and I am glorified in them. 25 O righteous Father, the world hath not known thee: but I have known thee, and these have known that thou hast sent me. 5 And now, O Father, glorify thou me with thine own self with the glory which I had with thee before the world was. And now come I to thee; and these things I speak in the world, that they might have my joy fulfilled in themselves. The author is the apostle John, "the disciple whom Jesus loved" (13:23 [see note there]; 19:26; 20:2; 21:7,20,24). I have given them thy word; and the world hath hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world. Thus, being joined to Him by one Spirit, they might be filled with all the fulness of God, and enjoy a blessedness of which we can form no right idea in our present state.Commentary by Matthew Henry, 1710. The prosperity of the soul is the best prosperity. 24 Father, I will that they also, whom thou hast given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which thou hast given me: for thou lovedst me before the foundation of the world. 18 As thou hast sent me into the world, even so have I also sent them into the world. The means of giving this grace is, "through thy truth, thy word is truth." And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. Earnest convictions and desires, are hopeful tokens of a work already wrought in a man; they begin to evidence that he has been chosen unto salvation, through sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the truth. 13 And now come I to thee; and these things I speak in the world, that they might have my joy fulfilled in themselves. He did not pray that his disciples should be removed out of the world, that they might escape the rage of men, for they had a great work to do for the glory of God, and the benefit of mankind. 15 I am the true vine, and my Father is the husbandman. 3:39. 19 And this is the record of John, when the Jews sent priests and Levites from Jerusalem to ask him, Who art thou? The KJV does not get more original or authentic than this. John 17:17 in all English translations. While the wording differs slightly than accounts written in other gospels, the overall theme is consistent: Jesus’ heart is heavy with the ordeal that He is about to endure, as well as the trials and tribulations that will befall His followers afterward. John 17 The High Priestly Prayer. 20 Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word; 21 That they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou hast sent me. The holiness and happiness of the redeemed, are especially that glory of Christ, and of his Father, which was the joy set before him, for which he endured the cross and despised the shame; this glory was the end of the sorrow of his soul, and in obtaining it he was fully satisfied. 8 For I have given unto them the words which thou gavest me; and they have received them, and have known surely that I came out from thee, and they have believed that thou didst send me. If our views have not this effect on us, they are not Divine truth, or we do not receive them by a living and a working faith, but as mere notions.20-23 Our Lord especially prayed, that all believers might be as one body under one head, animated by one soul, by their union with Christ and the Father in him, through the Holy Spirit dwelling in them. Chapter Contents. And I have declared unto them thy name, and will declare. Yet no one who desires to come to the Father, and is conscious that he is unworthy to come in his own name, need be discouraged by the Saviour's declaration, for he is both able and willing to save to the uttermost, all that come unto God by him. 3 Now ye are clean through the word which I have spoken unto you. JohnChapter 17. Thus, being joined to Him by one Spirit, they might be filled with all the fulness of God, and enjoy a blessedness of which we can form no right idea in our present state.Commentary by Matthew Henry, 1710. And the glory which thou gavest me I have given them; that they may be one, even as we are one: I in them, and thou in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and that the world may know that thou hast sent me, and hast loved them, as thou hast loved me. 7 Now they have known that all things whatsoever thou hast given me are of thee. Author. These words spake Jesus — Namely, the words recorded in the three preceding chapters; and lifted up his eyes to heaven — Put himself in the posture of prayer. The Son owns none for his, that are not devoted to the service of the Father.11-16 Christ does not pray that they might be rich and great in the world, but that they might be kept from sin, strengthened for their duty, and brought safe to heaven. John 17:3 Context. For I have given unto them the words which thou gavest me; and they have received. They are not left here to pursue the same objects as the men around them, but to glorify God, and to serve their generation. They are not of the world, even as I am not of the world. I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine. 9 I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine. Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee: As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as thou hast given him. He did not pray that his disciples should be removed out of the world, that they might escape the rage of men, for they had a great work to do for the glory of God, and the benefit of mankind. This summary of the Gospel of John provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Gospel of John. It is a great satisfaction to us, in our reliance upon Christ, that he, all he is and has, and all he said and did, all he is doing and will do, are of God. Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word; That they all may be one; as thou, Father. If our views have not this effect on us, they are not Divine truth, or we do not receive them by a living and a working faith, but as mere notions.20-23 Our Lord especially prayed, that all believers might be as one body under one head, animated by one soul, by their union with Christ and the Father in him, through the Holy Spirit dwelling in them. Glorify Your Son, that Your Son also may glorify You, 2 b "as You have given Him authority over all flesh, that He 1 should give eternal life to as many c as You have given Him. This is the sinner's way to eternal life, and when this knowledge shall be made perfect, holiness and happiness will be fully enjoyed. Thus we are taught that our glorifying God is needed as an evidence of our interest in Christ, through whom eternal life is God's free gift.6-10. The John 17: 1 These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee: 2 As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as thou hast given him. The more they dispute about lesser things, the more they throw doubts upon Christianity. Chapter 17. Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word; That they all may be one; as thou, Father. Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth. 19 And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified through the truth. Own them in the office; let thy hand go with them. Jesus Prays for His Disciples. John 17 - These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee: And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified through the truth. (11-26)1-5 Our Lord prayed as a man, and as the Mediator of his people; yet he spoke with majesty and authority, as one with and equal to the Father. 24 Father, I will that they also, whom thou hast given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which thou hast given me: for thou lovedst me before the foundation of the world. 20 Neither pray I for these alone, but for … John 17. But he prayed that the Father would keep them from the evil, from being corrupted by the world, the remains of sin in their hearts, and from the power and craft of Satan. 20 Neither pray I for these alone, but for them also which shall believe on me through their word; 21 That they all may be one; as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou hast sent me. They were yours; you gave them to me and they have obeyed your word. They are not of the world, even as I am not of the world. Glorify Your Son, that Your Son also may glorify You, 2 # Dan. Browse more videos. Hilary Bergeron. And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent. 4 I have glorified thee on the earth: I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do. As thou hast sent me into the world, even so have I also sent them into the world. Sanctify them, set them apart for thyself and thy service. Jesus entirely devoted himself to his undertaking, and all the parts of it, especially the offering up himself without spot unto God, by the eternal Spirit. This is the sinner's way to eternal life, and when this knowledge shall be made perfect, holiness and happiness will be fully enjoyed. View John Chapter 17 as text-only. (11-26) Commentary on John 17:1-5 (Read John 17:1-5) Our Lord prayed as a man, and as the Mediator of his people; yet he spoke with majesty and authority, as one with and equal to the Father. Thou gavest them me, as sheep to the shepherd, to be kept; as a patient to the physician, to be cured; as children to a tutor, to be taught: thus he will deliver up his charge. 19 And for their sakes I sanctifie my selfe, that they also might be sanctified through the trueth. 8 For I gave them the words you gave me. O righteous Father, the world hath not known thee: but I have known thee, and these have known that thou hast sent me. (1-5) His prayer for his disciples. 11 And now I am no more in the world, but these are in the world, and I come to thee. JN 17:10 And all mine are thine, and thine are mine; and I am glorified in them. 18 Therefore the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he not only had broken the sabbath, but said also that God was his Father, making himself equal with God. 1 These words spake Jesus, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour is come; glorify thy Son, that thy Son also may glorify thee: 2 As thou hast given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as thou hast given him. 2 Every branch in me that beareth not fruit he taketh away: and every branch that beareth fruit, he purgeth it, that it may bring forth more fruit. 14 I have given them thy word; and the world hath hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world. Yet no one who desires to come to the Father, and is conscious that he is unworthy to come in his own name, need be discouraged by the Saviour's declaration, for he is both able and willing to save to the uttermost, all that come unto God by him. 4 I have glorified thee on the earth: I have finished the work which thou gavest me to do. 3 And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent. 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