John 14:28
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English Standard Version
You heard me say to you, ‘I am going away, and I will come to you.’ If you loved me, you would have rejoiced, because I am going to the Father, for the Father is greater than I.

King James Bible
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.

American Standard Version
Ye heard how I said to you, I go away, and I come unto you. If ye loved me, ye would have rejoiced, because I go unto the Father: for the Father is greater than I.

Douay-Rheims Bible
You have heard that I said to you: I go away, and I come unto you. If you loved me, you would indeed be glad, because I go to the Father: for the Father is greater than I.

English Revised Version
Ye heard how I said to you, I go away, and I come unto you. If ye loved me, ye would have rejoiced, because I go unto the Father: for the Father is greater than I.

Webster's Bible Translation
Ye have heard that I said to you, I go away, and come again to you. If ye loved me, ye would rejoice, because I said, I go to the Father: for my Father is greater than I.

Weymouth New Testament
"You heard me say to you, 'I am going away, and yet I am coming to you.' If you loved me, you would have rejoiced because I am going to the Father; for the Father is greater than I am.

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Vincent's Word Studies

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Omit, and read, ye would have rejoiced because I go unto the Father.

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heard.

John 14:3,18 And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you to myself; that where I am, there you may be also...

John 16:16-22 A little while, and you shall not see me: and again, a little while, and you shall see me, because I go to the Father...

If.

John 16:7 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 to you...

Psalm 47:5-7 God is gone up with a shout, the LORD with the sound of a trumpet...

Psalm 68:18,9 You have ascended on high, you have led captivity captive: you have received gifts for men; yes, for the rebellious also...

Luke 24:51-53 And it came to pass, while he blessed them, he was parted from them, and carried up into heaven...

1 Peter 1:8 Whom having not seen, you love; in whom, though now you see him not, yet believing, you rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory:

I go.

John 14:12 Truly, truly, I say to you, He that believes on me, the works that I do shall he do also; and greater works than these shall he do...

John 16:16 A little while, and you shall not see me: and again, a little while, and you shall see me, because I go to the Father.

John 20:17 Jesus said to her, Touch me not; for I am not yet ascended to my Father: but go to my brothers, and say to them, I ascend to my Father...

Father.

John 5:18 Therefore the Jews sought the more to kill him, because he not only had broken the sabbath, but said also that God was his Father...

John 10:30,38 I and my Father are one...

John 13:16 Truly, truly, I say to you, The servant is not greater than his lord; neither he that is sent greater than he that sent him.

John 20:21 Then said Jesus to them again, Peace be to you: as my Father has sent me, even so send I you.

Isaiah 42:1 Behold my servant, whom I uphold; my elect, in whom my soul delights; I have put my spirit on him...

Isaiah 49:5-7 And now, said the LORD that formed me from the womb to be his servant, to bring Jacob again to him, Though Israel be not gathered...

Isaiah 53:11 He shall see of the travail of his soul, and shall be satisfied: by his knowledge shall my righteous servant justify many...

Matthew 12:18 Behold my servant, whom I have chosen; my beloved, in whom my soul is well pleased: I will put my spirit on him...

1 Corinthians 11:3 But I would have you know, that the head of every man is Christ; and the head of the woman is the man; and the head of Christ is God.

1 Corinthians 15:24-28 Then comes the end, when he shall have delivered up the kingdom to God, even the Father...

Philippians 2:6-11 Who, being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God...

Hebrews 1:2,3 Has in these last days spoken to us by his Son, whom he has appointed heir of all things, by whom also he made the worlds...

Hebrews 2:9-15 But we see Jesus, who was made a little lower than the angels for the suffering of death, crowned with glory and honor...

Hebrews 3:1-4 Why, holy brothers, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our profession, Christ Jesus...

Revelation 1:11,17 Saying, I am Alpha and Omega, the first and the last: and, What you see, write in a book...

Revelation 1:18 I am he that lives, and was dead; and, behold, I am alive for ever more, Amen; and have the keys of hell and of death.

Cross References
John 7:33
Jesus then said, "I will be with you a little longer, and then I am going to him who sent me.

John 10:29
My Father, who has given them to me, is greater than all, and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father's hand.

John 14:2
In my Father's house are many rooms. If it were not so, would I have told you that I go to prepare a place for you?

John 14:3
And if I go and prepare a place for you, I will come again and will take you to myself, that where I am you may be also.

John 14:12
"Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever believes in me will also do the works that I do; and greater works than these will he do, because I am going to the Father.

John 14:18
"I will not leave you as orphans; I will come to you.

Philippians 2:6
who, though he was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped,

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