Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Having many things to write unto you, I would not write with paper and ink: but I trust to come unto you, and speak face to face, that our joy may be full.
Face to face
I have yet many things to say unto you, but ye cannot bear them now.
3 John 1:13
I had many things to write, but I will not with ink and pen write unto thee,
when I leave for Spain, I will come unto you; for I trust to see you on my journey and to be taken there by you, if first I may enjoy your company.
1 Corinthians 16:5
Now I will come unto you, when I have passed through Macedonia, for I must pass through Macedonia.
In the same manner prepare me also a lodging; for I trust that through your prayers I shall be given unto you.
And I beseech you all the more to do this, that I may be restored unto you sooner.
Face to face
With him I will speak mouth to mouth and by sight not by enigmas; he shall see the similitude of the LORD. Why then were ye not afraid to speak against my slave Moses?
These things I have spoken unto you that my joy may abide in you and that your joy might be fulfilled.
Until now ye have asked nothing in my name; ask, and ye shall receive, that your joy may be fulfilled.
And now I come to thee; and these things I speak in the world that they might have my joy fulfilled in themselves.
2 Timothy 1:4
greatly desiring to see thee (being mindful of thy tears), that I may be filled with joy,
1 John 1:4
And these things write we unto you, that your joy may be fulfilled.