Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Jesus answered and said unto them, Though I bear record of myself, yet my record is true: for I know whence I came, and whither I go; but ye cannot tell whence I come, and whither I go.
2 Corinthians 11:31
The God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ--He who is blessed throughout the Ages--knows that I am speaking the truth.
2 Corinthians 12:11
It is foolish of me to write all this, but you have compelled me to do so. Why, you ought to have been my vindicators; for in no respect have I been inferior to these superlatively great Apostles, even though in myself I am nothing.
"If God were your Father," said Jesus, "you would love me; for it is from God that I came and I am now here. I have not come of myself, but *He* sent me.
I know Him, because I came from Him, and He sent me."
just as the Father knows me and I know the Father; and I am laying down my life for the sheep.
although He knew that the Father had put everything into His hands, and that He had come forth from God and was now going to God,
Do you not believe that I am in the Father and that the Father is in me? The things that I tell you all I do not speak on my own authority: but the Father dwelling within me carries on His own work.
I came from the Father and have come into the world. Again I am leaving the world and am going to the Father."
For the truths which Thou didst teach me I have taught them. And they have received them, and have known for certain that I came out from Thy presence, and have believed that Thou didst send me.
And yet we know this man, and we know where he is from; but as for the Christ, when He comes, no one can tell where He is from."
We know that God spoke to Moses; but as for this fellow we do not know where he comes from."
"If I give testimony concerning myself, my testimony cannot be accepted.