Parallel Verses

Weymouth New Testament

In my Father's house there are many resting-places. Were it otherwise, I would have told you; for I am going to make ready a place for you.

New American Standard Bible

"In My Father's house are many dwelling places; if it were not so, I would have told you; for I go to prepare a place for you.

King James Version

In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

Holman Bible

In My Father’s house are many dwelling places; if not, I would have told you. I am going away to prepare a place for you.

International Standard Version

There are many rooms in my Father's house. If there weren't, I wouldn't have told you that I am going away to prepare a place for you, would I?

A Conservative Version

In my Father's house are many dwellings, and if not, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

American Standard Version

In my Father's house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you; for I go to prepare a place for you.

Amplified

In My Father's house there are many dwelling places (homes). If it were not so, I would have told you; for I am going away to prepare a place for you.

An Understandable Version

There are many rooms in my Father's house, and I am going to prepare a place for each one you [in them]. I would not have told you this if it were not so.

Anderson New Testament

In my Father's house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

Bible in Basic English

In my Father's house are rooms enough; if it was not so, would I have said that I am going to make ready a place for you?

Common New Testament

In my Father's house are many rooms; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

Daniel Mace New Testament

in my father's house are many mansions; however, I have told you, I am going to prepare a place for you:

Darby Translation

In my Father's house there are many abodes; were it not so, I had told you: for I go to prepare you a place;

Godbey New Testament

Many mansions are in the house of my Father; but if it were not so, I would have told you; because I go to prepare a place for you.

Goodspeed New Testament

There are many rooms in my Father's house; if there were not, I would have told you, for I am going away to make ready a place for you.

John Wesley New Testament

In my Father's house are many mansions; if not, I would have told you.

Julia Smith Translation

In my Father's house are many dwellings: and if not, I had said to you. I go to prepare a place for you.

King James 2000

In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

In my Father's house there are many dwelling places; but if not, I would have told you, because I am going away to prepare a place for you.

Modern King James verseion

In My Father's house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

In my father's house are many mansions. If it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

Moffatt New Testament

In my Father's house there are many abodes; were it not so, would I have told you that I was going to prepare a place for you?

Montgomery New Testament

In my Father's house there are many rooms If it were not so, would I have told you that I went to prepare a place for you?

NET Bible

There are many dwelling places in my Father's house. Otherwise, I would have told you, because I am going away to make ready a place for you.

New Heart English Bible

In my Father's house are many dwelling places. If it weren't so, I would have told you; for I go to prepare a place for you.

Noyes New Testament

In my Fathers house are many mansions; if it were not so, I would have told you. For I go away to prepare a place for you;

Sawyer New Testament

In my Father's house are many mansions; if there were not I would have told you.

The Emphasized Bible

In the house of my Father, are, many dwellings; or else I would have told you, I go to prepare a place for you.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

In my Father's house are many mansions: and if not, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

Twentieth Century New Testament

In my Father's Home there are many dwellings. If it had not been so, I should have told you, for I am going to prepare a place for you.

Webster

In my Father's house are many mansions: if it were not so, I would have told you. I go to prepare a place for you.

Williams New Testament

In my Father's house there are many dwelling places; if there were not, I would have told you, for I am going away to make ready a place for you.

World English Bible

In my Father's house are many homes. If it weren't so, I would have told you. I am going to prepare a place for you.

Worrell New Testament

In My Father's house are many abiding-places; otherwise, I would have told you; because I am going to prepare a place for you.

Worsley New Testament

In my Father's house there are many mansions; if not, I would have told you. I am going to prepare a place for you.

Youngs Literal Translation

in the house of my Father are many mansions; and if not, I would have told you; I go on to prepare a place for you;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
In
ἐν 
En 
in, by, with, among, at, on, through,
Usage: 2128

my
μοῦ 
Mou 
my, me, mine, I, mine own
Usage: 313

πατήρ 
Pater 
Usage: 180

οἰκία 
Oikia 
Usage: 46

are
εἰσί 
Eisi 
are, be, were, have, not tr,
Usage: 97

πολύς πολλός 
Polus 
Usage: 292

μονή 
Mone 
Usage: 0

if
εἰ 
Ei 
if, whether, that, not tr,
Usage: 218

it were not
μή 
me 
not, no, that not, God forbid 9, lest, neither, no man , but, none, not translated,
Usage: 493

so, I would have told
ἔπω 
Epo 
say, speak, tell, command, bid, , vr say
Usage: 824

you
ὑμῖν 
Humin 
you, ye, your, not tr,
Usage: 293

I go
πορεύομαι 
Poreuomai 
go, depart, walk, go way,
Usage: 101

to prepare
ἑτοιμάζω 
hetoimazo 
Usage: 27

a place
τόπος 
Topos 
Usage: 75

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 14:2

Images John 14:2

Prayers for John 14:2

Context Readings

Jesus' Farewell Discourse

1 "Let not your hearts be troubled. Trust in God: trust in me also. 2 In my Father's house there are many resting-places. Were it otherwise, I would have told you; for I am going to make ready a place for you. 3 And if I go and make ready a place for you, I will return and take you to be with me, that where I am you also may be.


Cross References

John 13:33

Dear children, I am still with you a little longer. You will seek me, but, as I said to the Jews, 'Where I am going you cannot come,' so for the present I say to you.

John 13:36

"Master," inquired Simon Peter, "where are you going?" "Where I am going," replied Jesus, "you cannot be my follower now, but you shall be later."

2 Corinthians 5:1

For we know that if this poor tent, our earthly house, is taken down, we have in Heaven a building which God has provided, a house not built by human hands, but eternal.

John 12:25-26

He who holds his life dear, is destroying it; and he who makes his life of no account in this world shall keep it to the Life of the Ages.

John 16:4

But I have spoken these things to you in order that when the time for their accomplishment comes you may remember them, and may recollect that I told you. I did not, however, tell you all this at first, because I was still with you.

John 17:24

"Father, those whom Thou hast given me--I desire that where I am they also may be with me, that they may see the glory--my glory--my gift from Thee, which Thou hast given me because Thou didst love me before the creation of the world.

Acts 9:16

For I will let him know the great sufferings which he must pass through for My sake."

1 Thessalonians 3:3-4

that none of you might be unnerved by your present trials: for you yourselves know that they are our appointed lot.

1 Thessalonians 5:9

For God has not pre-destined us to meet His anger, but to obtain salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ;

2 Thessalonians 1:4-10

It so increases that we ourselves make honourable mention of you among the Churches of God because of your patience and faith amid all your persecutions and amid the afflictions which you are enduring.

Titus 1:2

in hope of the Life of the Ages which God, who is never false to His word, promised before the commencement of the Ages.

Hebrews 6:20

where Jesus has entered as a forerunner on our behalf, having become, like Melchizedek, a High Priest for ever.

Hebrews 9:8

And the lesson which the Holy Spirit teaches is this--that the way into the true Holy place is not yet open so long as the outer tent still remains in existence.

Hebrews 9:23-26

It was needful therefore that the copies of the things in Heaven should be cleansed in this way, but that the heavenly things themselves should be cleansed with more costly sacrifices.

Hebrews 11:10

for he continually looked forward to the city which has the foundations, whose architect and builder is God.

Hebrews 11:14-16

for men who acknowledge this make it manifest that they are seeking elsewhere a country of their own.

Hebrews 13:14

For we have no permanent city here, but we are longing for the city which is soon to be ours.

Revelation 1:5

and from Jesus Christ, the truthful witness, the first of the dead to be born to Life, and the Ruler of the kings of the earth. To Him who loves us and has freed us from our sins with His own blood,

Revelation 3:12

"'He who overcomes--I will make him a pillar in the sanctuary of My God, and he shall never go out from it again. And I will write on him the name of My God, and the name of the city of My God, the new Jerusalem, which is to come down out of Heaven from My God, and My own new name.

Revelation 3:21

"'To him who overcomes I will give the privilege of sitting down with Me on My throne, as I also have overcome and have sat down with My Father on His throne.

Revelation 21:2

And I saw the holy city, the new Jerusalem, coming down out of Heaven from God and made ready like a bride attired to meet her husband.

Revelation 21:10-27

So in the Spirit he carried me to the top of a vast, lofty mountain, and showed me the holy city, Jerusalem, coming down out of Heaven from God,

Luke 14:26-33

"If any one is coming to me who does not hate his father and mother, wife and children, brothers and sisters, yes and his own life also, he cannot be a disciple of mine.

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