John 16:27

For the Father himself loveth you, because ye have loved me, and have believed that I came out from God.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For the Father himselfe loueth you, because ye haue loued me and haue beleeued that I came out from God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

for the Father Himself loves you, because you have loved Me and have believed that I came forth from the Father.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

for the Father himself loveth you, because ye have loved me, and have believed that I came forth from the Father.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For the Father himself gives his love to you, because you have given your love to me and have had faith that I came from God.
- Basic English Bible

for the Father himself has affection for you, because ye have had affection for me, and have believed that I came out from God.
- Darby Bible

For the Father himself loveth you, because ye have loved me, and have believed that I came from God.
- Webster's Bible

for the Father Himself holds you dear, because you have held me dear and have believed that I came from the Father's presence.
- Weymouth Bible

for the Father himself loves you, because you have loved me, and have believed that I came forth from God.
- World English Bible

for the fadir hym silf loueth you, for ye han loued me, and han bileued, that Y wente out fro God.
- Wycliffe Bible

for the Father himself doth love you, because me ye have loved, and ye have believed that I from God came forth;
- Youngs Literal Bible

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Discussion for John 16

  • David thomas
    John1-4 jesus speaking about not to be troubled you believe in God believe also in me. That whoev they would put you out of the synogues and kill you and think he is doing God a service. My opionion is Islam what name of God or they using allah
  • Irene123
    V. 20 - ye shall be sorrowful, but the world shall rejoice (crucifixion); your sorrow shall be turned into joy (Day of Pentecost when Holy Ghost was poured out - Acts 2:38).
  • Lynn steele
    I thank god for using his son to go to the cross for ours sin like john 16 tell if jesus haven't gone away the comforter wouldn't bein able to come .this chapter speaks well of the comforter amen.
  • SFC Richardson
    The world tells us that if we hear voices, then we are insane, yet Yeshua tells us we should expect to hear His Voice. In order to hear His Voice, we need to Know His Word intimately. We do not want to hear: "Depart from me, ye wicked, I never Knew you!"
  • Irene123
    To Bill on John ch. 16 - there's no Jesus admonition in Matt to be born of the water and the spirit or Matt. 28:19 and Acts 2:38? These are in GOD'S Word too.
  • Lenora
    I read this as a message of hope given to us by our Lord Jesus Christ. Even though we may suffer in this life, our Lord has conquered this and offers us the comfort of hope in him. Our only peace is in our Lord Jesus the Christ, a free gift from God our Father.

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