John 16:28
Parallel Verses
New International Version
I came from the Father and entered the world; now I am leaving the world and going back to the Father."

New Living Translation
Yes, I came from the Father into the world, and now I will leave the world and return to the Father."

English Standard Version
I came from the Father and have come into the world, and now I am leaving the world and going to the Father.”

Berean Study Bible
I came from the Father and entered the world. In turn, I will leave the world and go to the Father."

Berean Literal Bible
I came forth from the Father and have come into the world; again I leave the world and go to the Father."

New American Standard Bible
"I came forth from the Father and have come into the world; I am leaving the world again and going to the Father."

King James Bible
I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go to the Father.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
I came from the Father and have come into the world. Again, I am leaving the world and going to the Father.""

International Standard Version
I left the Father and came into the world. Now I'm leaving the world and going back to the Father."

NET Bible
I came from the Father and entered into the world, but in turn, I am leaving the world and going back to the Father."

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
For I have proceeded from union with The Father and I have come into the world, and again I leave the world, and I am going to join The Father.”

GOD'S WORD® Translation
I left the Father and came into the world. Again, [as I've said,] I'm going to leave the world and go back to the Father."

New American Standard 1977
“I came forth from the Father, and have come into the world; I am leaving the world again, and going to the Father.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
I came forth from the Father and am come into the world; again, I leave the world and go to the Father.

King James 2000 Bible
I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go to the Father.

American King James Version
I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go to the Father.

American Standard Version
I came out from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go unto the Father.

Douay-Rheims Bible
I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again I leave the world, and I go to the Father.

Darby Bible Translation
I came out from the Father and have come into the world; again, I leave the world and go to the Father.

English Revised Version
I came out from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go unto the Father.

Webster's Bible Translation
I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go to the Father.

Weymouth New Testament
I came from the Father and have come into the world. Again I am leaving the world and am going to the Father."

World English Bible
I came out from the Father, and have come into the world. Again, I leave the world, and go to the Father."

Young's Literal Translation
I came forth from the Father, and have come to the world; again I leave the world, and go on unto the Father.'
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
16:28-33 Here is a plain declaration of Christ's coming from the Father, and his return to him. The Redeemer, in his entrance, was God manifest in the flesh, and in his departure was received up into glory. By this saying the disciples improved in knowledge. Also in faith; Now are we sure. Alas! they knew not their own weakness. The Divine nature did not desert the human nature, but supported it, and put comfort and value into Christ's sufferings. And while we have God's favourable presence, we are happy, and ought to be easy, though all the world forsake us. Peace in Christ is the only true peace, in him alone believers have it. Through him we have peace with God, and so in him we have peace in our own minds. We ought to be encouraged, because Christ has overcome the world before us. But while we think we stand, let us take heed lest we fall. We know not how we should act if brought into temptation; let us watch and pray without ceasing, that we may not be left to ourselves.
Study Bible
Ask and You will Receive
27For the Father Himself loves you, because you have loved Me and have believed that I came from God. 28I came from the Father and entered the world. In turn, I will leave the world and go to the Father.” 29His disciples said, “See, now You are speaking plainly and without figures of speech.…
Cross References
John 8:14
Jesus replied, "Even if I testify about Myself, My testimony is valid, because I know where I came from and where I am going. But you do not know where I came from or where I am going.

John 8:42
Jesus said to them, "If God were your Father, you would love Me, for I have come here from God. I have not come on My own, but He sent Me.

John 13:1
It was now just before the Passover Feast, and Jesus knew that His hour had come to leave this world and return to the Father. Having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them to the very end.

John 13:3
Jesus knew that the Father had delivered all things into His hands, and that He had come from God and was returning to God.

John 16:5
Now, however, I am going to Him who sent Me; yet none of you asks Me, 'Where are You going?'

John 16:10
in regard to righteousness, because I am going to the Father and you will no longer see Me;

John 16:30
Now we understand that You know all things and that You have no need for anyone to question You. Because of this, we believe that You came from God."
Treasury of Scripture

I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go to the Father.

came.

John 8:14 Jesus answered and said to them, Though I bear record of myself, …

John 13:1,3 Now before the feast of the passover, when Jesus knew that his hour …

I leave.

John 16:5,16 But now I go my way to him that sent me; and none of you asks me, …

John 14:28 You have heard how I said to you, I go away, and come again to you. …

John 17:5,11,13 And now, O Father, glorify you me with your own self with the glory …

Luke 9:51 And it came to pass, when the time was come that he should be received …

Luke 24:51 And it came to pass, while he blessed them, he was parted from them, …

Acts 1:9-11 And when he had spoken these things, while they beheld, he was taken …

Jump to Previous
Entered Forth Leave World
Jump to Next
Entered Forth Leave World
Links
John 16:28 NIV
John 16:28 NLT
John 16:28 ESV
John 16:28 NASB
John 16:28 KJV

John 16:28 Biblia Paralela
John 16:28 Chinese Bible
John 16:28 French Bible
John 16:28 German Bible

Alphabetical: again am and back came come entered Father forth from going have I into leaving now the to world

NT Gospels: John 16:28 I came out from the Father (Jhn Jo Jn) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools
John 16:27
Top of Page
Top of Page