Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I 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.

General references

Bible References

I tell

John 8:45
but as to me, because I tell you the truth, you do not believe me.
Luke 4:25
I assure you, though there were many widows in Israel, when the heaven had furnished no rain for three years and a half, and a great famine spread through all the land:
Luke 9:27
I declare unto you, there are some here present, who shall not die, till they see the Messiah reign.
Acts 10:34
then Peter thus began, now I plainly perceive that God is no respecter of persons:


John 11:50
you little consider it is our interest, that one man should die for the people, to prevent the destruction of the whole nation.
John 14:3
and when I am gone, and have prepar'd a place for you, I will come again, to take you with me, that where I am there ye may be also.
Romans 8:28
We know too, that all things co-operate for the good of those who love God, who, pursuant to his purpose, has now called them:
2 Corinthians 4:17
for the light affliction, which I at present suffer, will be infinitely over-ballanced by an eternal weight of glory;

The comforter

John 7:39
(but this he meant of the spirit, which they that believed on him, should receive: for the spirit was not yet given, because Jesus was not yet glorified.)
John 14:16
and I will pray the father, and he shall give you another advocate, to abide with you for ever;
John 15:26
but when the advocate is come, whom I will send to you from the father, even the spirit of truth, which proceedeth from the father, he shall testify of me.

General references

Philippians 1:24
and my inclination to abide in this life, as being more advantageous for YOU: