Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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.

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Bible References

I tell

John 8:45
And, because I speak the truth, ye believe Me not.
Luke 4:25
But of a truth I say to you, there were many widows in Israel in the days of Elijah, when the heaven was shut up three years and six months, when there came a great famine upon all the land;
Luke 9:27
And I tell you truly, there are some of those standing here who will in no wise taste of death, till they see the Kingdom of God."
Acts 10:34
And Peter, opening his mouth, said, "Of a truth, I perceive that God is not a respecter of persons;

It

John 11:50
nor do ye consider that it is expedient for you, that one man should die for the people, and that the whole nation perish not."
John 14:3
And, if I go and prepare a place for you, I am coming again, and will receive you to Myself; that, where I am, ye may be also.
Romans 8:28
And we know that all things are working together for good to those who love God, to those who are called according to His purpose;
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our momentary light tribulation is working out for us more and more exceedingly an eternal weight of glory;

The comforter

John 7:39
But this He spake concerning the Spirit, Whom those who believed on Him were about to receive; for the Spirit was not yet given, because Jesus was not yet glorified.
John 14:16
and I will ask of the Father, and He will give you another Advocate, that He may be with you forever;
John 15:26
"When the Advocate shall come, Whom I will send to you from the Father, the Spirit of truth, Who proceedeth from the Father, He will testify concerning Me;

General references

Philippians 1:24
but to abide in flesh is more needful for you.