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John 17:13

    John 17:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And now come I to thee; and these things I speak in the world, that they might have my joy fulfilled in themselves.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And now come I to you; and these things I speak in the world, that they might have my joy fulfilled in themselves.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    But now I come to thee; and these things I speak in the world, that they may have my joy made full in themselves.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And now I come to you; and these things I say in the world so that they may have my joy complete in them.

    Webster's Revision

    But now I come to thee; and these things I speak in the world, that they may have my joy made full in themselves.

    World English Bible

    But now I come to you, and I say these things in the world, that they may have my joy made full in themselves.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    But now I come to thee; and these things I speak in the world, that they may have my joy fulfilled in themselves.

    Clarke's Commentary on John 17:13

    My joy fulfilled in themselves - See on John 15:11 (note).

    Barnes' Notes on John 17:13

    My joy fulfilled ... - See the notes at John 15:11. The expression "my joy here probably refers to the joy of the apostles respecting the Saviour - the joy which would result from his resurrection, ascension, and intercession in heaven.

    Wesley's Notes on John 17:13

    17:13 In the world - That is, before I leave the world. My joy - The joy I feel at going to the Father.