John 14:15-31

Continuing our exploration of the book of John

15 “If you love me, keep my commands.16 And I will ask the Father, and he will give you another advocate to help you and be with you forevera??17 the Spirit of truth. adidas femme soldes The world cannot accept him, because it neither sees him nor knows him. timberland discount But you know him, for he lives with you and will be in you.18 I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you.19 Before long, the world will not see me anymore, but you will see me. carcasa de iphone 7 plus adidas zx flux pas cher Because I live, you also will live.20 On that day you will realize that I am in my Father, and you are in me, and I am in you.21 Whoever has my commands and keeps them is the one who loves me. The one who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I too will love them and show myself to them.”

22 Then Judas (not Judas Iscariot) said, “But, Lord, why do you intend to show yourself to us and not to the world?”

23 Jesus replied, “Anyone who loves me will obey my teaching. carcasa telefon samsung gt c3322 My Father will love them, and we will come to them and make our home with them.24 Anyone who does not love me will not obey my teaching. carcasa iphone 8 fit These words you hear are not my own; they belong to the Father who sent me.

25 “All this I have spoken while still with you.26 But the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you.27 Peace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. como cambiar carcasa samsung galaxy s6 Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid.

28 “You heard me say, ‘I am going away and I am coming back to you.’ If you loved me, you would be glad that I am going to the Father, for the Father is greater than I.29 I have told you now before it happens, so that when it does happen you will believe.30 I will not say much more to you, for the prince of this world is coming. carcasa rigida iphone 6s He has no hold over me,

31 but he comes so that the world may learn that I love the Father and do exactly what my Father has commanded me.
“Come now; let us leave.

What does it mean to love Jesus? Really? What kind of God appeals to us to follow him, not simply because he is mighty, but out http://hybridmiddleeast.com/?p=14430 of our own love for him?

You don’t see Jesus trying to get people to love him in this passage. It’s more of a question of what do you http://bizphone.co.il/business-plan/ do, and how do you show that love you already have.

What does it mean for Christ to reside within us? Is it a binary condition?

Judas asks quite a simple and poignant question – Why does Christ not show http://mupolo.com.au/newsletter_articles/price-of-himalaya-ashwagandha/ himself to the entire world? Jesus doesn’t seem to even remote answer him.


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