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

  • Librarygal143
    I give my troubles and worries to my Lord and Savior, and get such great comfort from this verse. Thank you God, in Jesus' Name, Amen.
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 5:40 AND YOU WILL NOT COME TO ME THAT YOU MIGHT HAVE LIFE --5:41-- I RECEIVE NOT HONOR FROM MEN --5:42-- BUT I KNOW YOU THAT YOU HAVE NOT THE LOVE OF GOD IN YOU --5:43-- I AM COME IN MY FATHERS NAME AND YOU RECEIVE ME NOT IF ANOTHER SHALL COME IN HIS OWN NAME HIM YOU WILL RECEIVE --5:44-- HOW CAN YOU BELIEVE WHICH RECEIVE HONOR ONE OF ANOTHER AND SEEK NOT THE HONOR THAT COMETH FROM GOD ONLY JEREMIAH 17:5 THUS SAITH THE LORD --- CURSED BE THE MAN THAT TRUSTEH IN MAN --- AND MAKETH FLESH HIS ARM AND WHOSE HEART DEPARTETH FROM THE LORD
  • Lisa
    This is one of my favorite scriptures. It is comforting and encouraging to know that no matter what I am going through or what a situation looks like, God does not want me to be troubled with it. It's good to know that I serve a heavenly Father that always has my back, even when it is against the wall. Thank you Lord for being the owesomeness God that you are,
  • Steve morrow
    JOHN 14:23 JESUS ANSWERED AND SAID UNTO HIM IF A MAN LOVE ME HE WILL KEEP --MY WORDS-- AND MY FATHER WILL LOVE HIM AND WE WILL COME UNTO HIM AND MAKE OUR ABODE WITH HIM ***** PHILIPPIANS 2:21 FOR ALL SEEK THEIR OWN NOT THE THINGS WHICH ARE JESUS CHRISTS *****
  • BSP
    Verse 6: Jesus Christ is the only way to God. Jesus paved the way for us so that we can draw close to Jehovah God and have a relationship with him.
  • Ray321
    John 14:6 Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me. Why did Jesus want us to follow the Apostle Paul doctrines. Philippians 3:17 Brethren, be followers together of me, and mark them which walk so as ye have us for an ensample

Bible Options