The bride belongs to the bridegroom. The friend of the bridegroom stands and listens for him, and is overjoyed to hear the bridegroom's voice. That joy is mine, and it is now complete.
Cross ReferencesSong of Solomon 5:1
I have come to my garden, my sister, my bride; I have gathered my myrrh with my spice. I have eaten my honeycomb with my honey; I have drunk my wine with my milk. The Friends Eat, O friends, and drink; drink freely, O beloved.
Jesus replied, "How can the attendants of the bridegroom mourn while He is with them? But the time will come when the bridegroom will be taken away from them; then they will fast.
At that time the kingdom of heaven will be like ten virgins who took their lamps and went out to meet the bridegroom.
He must increase; I must decrease.
I have told you these things so that My joy may be in you and your joy may be complete.
Until now you have not asked for anything in My name. Ask and you will receive, so that your joy may be complete.
But now I am coming to You, and I am saying these things while I am in the world, so that they may have My joy fulfilled within them.
then make my joy complete by being of one mind, having the same love, being united in spirit and purpose.
1 John 1:4
We write these things so that our joy may be complete.
2 John 1:12
I have many things to write you, but I would prefer not to use paper and ink. Instead, I hope to come and speak with you face to face, so that our joy may be complete.
Let us rejoice and celebrate and give Him the glory. For the marriage of the Lamb has come, and His bride has made herself ready.
Chapter Outline1. Jesus teaches Nicodemus the necessity of being born again,
14. of faith in his death,
16. the great love of God toward the world,
18. and the condemnation for unbelief.
22. Jesus baptizes in Judea.
23. The baptism, witness, and doctrine of John concerning Jesus.
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Song of Solomon 3:11
Song of Solomon 4:8-12
Isaiah 62:4, 5
2 Corinthians 11:2
Judges 14:10, 11
Song of Solomon 5:1
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