New American Standard Bible
and just as My Father has granted Me a kingdom, I grant you
King James Bible
And I appoint unto you a kingdom, as my Father hath appointed unto me;
Darby Bible Translation
And I appoint unto you, as my Father has appointed unto me, a kingdom,
World English Bible
I confer on you a kingdom, even as my Father conferred on me,
Young's Literal Translation
and I appoint to you, as my Father did appoint to me, a kingdom,
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
And I appoint unto you a kingdom - He assures them here that they should "have" a kingdom - their expectations would be realized. They had continued with him; they had seen how "he" had lived, and to what trials he had been subjected; they had all along expected a kingdom, and he assures them that they should not be disappointed.
As my Father ... - They had seen how God had appointed a kingdom to "him." It was not with pomp, and splendor, and external glory, but it was in poverty, want, persecution, and trial. So would "he" appoint to them a kingdom. They should "surely" possess it; but it would be not with external splendor, but by poverty and toil. The original word "appoint" has the force of a "covenant" or compact, and means that it should be "surely" or certainly done, or that he pledged himself to do it. All Christians must enter into the kingdom of heaven after the manner of their Lord - through much tribulation; but, though it must be, as it was with him, by many tears and sorrows, yet they shall surely reach the place of their rest and the reward of heaven, for it is secured to them by the covenant pledge and faithfulness of their Lord and King.
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"Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
"Blessed are those who have been persecuted for the sake of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
"His master said to him, 'Well done, good and faithful slave. You were faithful with a few things, I will put you in charge of many things; enter into the joy of your master.'
2 Timothy 2:12
If we endure, we will also reign with Him; If we deny Him, He also will deny us;
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