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Ye have heard how I said unto you, I go away, and come again unto you. If ye loved me, ye would rejoice, because I said, I go unto the Father: for my Father is greater than I.

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Bible References


John 14:3
And as I go to prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you to myself, that where I am, ye may also be.
John 16:16
A little while and ye shall not see me: and again a little while and ye shall see me, because I am going to the Father.


John 16:7
Nevertheless I tell you the truth, it is expedient for you that I should go away; for if I go not away, the comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send Him unto you.
Luke 24:51
And while He was blessing them, He was parted from them, and was carried up into heaven.
1 Peter 1:8
whom having not seen ye love; in whom, though now ye see Him not, yet believing ye rejoice with joy ineffable and full of glory; receiving the end of your faith,

I go

John 14:12
Verily, verily I say unto you, he that believeth on me, the works that I perform he also shall perform, and greater than these shall he do: because I am going to the Father.
John 16:16
A little while and ye shall not see me: and again a little while and ye shall see me, because I am going to the Father.
John 20:17
Jesus saith unto her, Touch me not now; for I am not yet ascended to my Father; but go directly to my brethren, and tell them, "I am to ascend to my Father and your Father, and to my God and your God."


John 5:18
For this therefore the Jews sought the more to kill Him, because He had not only broken the sabbath, but had also called God his own Father, making Himself equal with God.
John 10:30
I and the Father are one. Then the Jews again took up stones to stone Him.
John 13:16
Verily, verily I say unto you, The servant is not greater than his lord, nor is the messenger greater than he that sent him.
John 20:21
Then said Jesus unto them again, Peace be to you. As my Father sent me, even so send I you.
Matthew 12:18
my beloved in whom my soul is well pleased: I will put my spirit upon Him, and He shall declare judgement to the nations: He shall not contend,
1 Corinthians 11:3
But I would have you know that Christ is the head of every man; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God.
1 Corinthians 15:24
Then will be the end, when He shall have delivered up the kingdom to God even the Father; when He shall have abolished all rule, and all authority, and power.
Philippians 2:6
who being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be as God.
Hebrews 1:2
whom He hath appointed heir of all things, by whom also He made the worlds.
Hebrews 2:9
But we see Jesus, who was made for a little while lower than the angels, in order to suffer death, that by the grace of God He might taste death for every man, crowned with glory and honor.
Hebrews 3:1
Wherefore, holy brethren, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the apostle and high-priest of our profession, Christ Jesus;
Revelation 1:11
saying, I am the Alpha and the Omega, the first and the last; and, What thou seest write in a book, and send it to the seven churches in Asia, to Ephesus, and to Smyrna, and to Pergamos, and to Thyatira, and to Sardis, and to Philadelphia, and to Laodicea.

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John 16:6
sorrow hath filled your heart.