John 14:18

I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I wil not leaue you comfortlesse, I will come to you.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I will not leave you desolate: I come unto you.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I will not let you be without a friend: I am coming to you.
- Basic English Bible

I will not leave you orphans, I am coming to you.
- Darby Bible

I will not leave you comfortless; I will come to you.
- Webster's Bible

I will not leave you bereaved: I am coming to you.
- Weymouth Bible

I will not leave you orphans. I will come to you.
- World English Bible

Y schal not leeue you fadirles, Y schal come to you.
- Wycliffe Bible

`I will not leave you bereaved, I come unto you;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for John 14:18


14:18 I will not leave you orphans - A word that is elegantly applied to those who have lost any dear friend. I come to you - What was certainly and speedily to be, our Lord speaks of as if it were already.


People's Bible Notes for John 14:18


Joh 14:18,19 I will not leave you comfortless. They shall not be left desolate by his departure, because "he will come again" (Joh 14:3,28) to be with them always, in the Spirit. He will be a living Savior, and they will have his life.

Discussion for John 14

  • Karen huffman
    How beautiful and how simple these words are and what a great comfort they are in this time of tribulation and where every day it seems there is another world crisis or mass killing I know that I can find peace in Jesus Christ and I have Christ in me and the father is in me according to God's word
  • Nathaniel
    Believing in God and in His son, Jesus Christ, means that I will always have refuge in time of trouble.
  • GeraldineCole
    O praise The Lord Jesus he is a wonderful savior I am nothing without him Amen
  • Maxine
    A beautiful promise from my Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. Praise God!
  • Clara N. Offord
    We must keep His word. read vv. 15 and come down to 21 - 24
  • Sandra
    Wonderful testimony and great awakening. This walk, this union, this life with and in Christ is never ending and always ever learning. God bless

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