New American Standard Bible
"But now I am going to Him who sent Me; and none of you asks Me, 'Where are You going?'
King James Bible
But now I go my way to him that sent me; and none of you asketh me, Whither goest thou?
Darby Bible Translation
But now I go to him that has sent me, and none of you demands of me, Where goest thou?
World English Bible
But now I am going to him who sent me, and none of you asks me, 'Where are you going?'
Young's Literal Translation
and now I go away to Him who sent me, and none of you doth ask me, Whither dost thou go?
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
Now I go my way - Now I am about to die and leave you, and it is proper to announce all these things to you.
None of you asketh me ... - They gave themselves up to grief instead of inquiring why he was about to leave them. Had they made the inquiry, he was ready to answer them and to comfort them. When we are afflicted we should not yield ourselves to excessive grief. We should inquire why it is that God thus tries us; and we should never doubt that if we come to him, and spread out our sorrows before him, he will give us consolation.
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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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Therefore Jesus said, "For a little while longer I am with you, then I go to Him who sent Me.
Simon Peter said to Him, "Lord, where are You going?" Jesus answered, "Where I go, you cannot follow Me now; but you will follow later."
Thomas said to Him, "Lord, we do not know where You are going, how do we know the way?"
and concerning righteousness, because I go to the Father and you no longer see Me;
Some of His disciples then said to one another, "What is this thing He is telling us, 'A little while, and you will not see Me; and again a little while, and you will see Me'; and, 'because I go to the Father '?"
"I came forth from the Father and have come into the world; I am leaving the world again and going to the Father."
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