New American Standard Bible
"Therefore you too have grief now; but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you.
King James Bible
And ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you.
Darby Bible Translation
And ye now therefore have grief; but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no one takes from you.
World English Bible
Therefore you now have sorrow, but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you.
Young's Literal Translation
'And ye, therefore, now, indeed, have sorrow; and again I will see you, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no one doth take from you,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
I will see you again - After my resurrection.
Your joy no man taketh from you - You shall be so firmly persuaded that I have risen and that I am the Messiah, that neither the threats nor persecutions of men shall ever be able to shake your faith and produce doubt or unbelief, and thus take away your joy. This prediction was remarkably fulfilled. It is evident that after his ascension not one of the apostles ever doubted for a moment that he had risen from the dead. No persecution or trial was able to shake their faith; and thus, amid all their afflictions, they had an unshaken source of joy.
LibraryNovember 29 Evening
Do ye now believe?--JOHN 16:31. What doth it profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith, and have not works? can faith save him? Faith, if it hath not works, is dead, being alone. By faith Abraham, when he was tried, offered up Isaac: and he that had received the promises offered up his only begotten son. Accounting that God was able to raise him up, even from the dead.--Was not Abraham our father justified by works, when he had offered Isaac his son upon the altar? Ye see then how that …
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For our heart rejoices in Him, Because we trust in His holy name.
"They will come and shout for joy on the height of Zion, And they will be radiant over the bounty of the LORD-- Over the grain and the new wine and the oil, And over the young of the flock and the herd; And their life will be like a watered garden, And they will never languish again.
"Do not let your heart be troubled; believe in God, believe also in Me.
"After a little while the world will no longer see Me, but you will see Me; because I live, you will live also.
"But because I have said these things to you, sorrow has filled your heart.
"A little while, and you will no longer see Me; and again a little while, and you will see Me."
And when He had said this, He showed them both His hands and His side. The disciples then rejoiced when they saw the Lord.
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