New Living Translation
So you have sorrow now, but I will see you again; then you will rejoice, and no one can rob you of that joy.
King James Bible
And ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you.
Darby Bible Translation
And ye now therefore have grief; but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no one takes from you.
World English Bible
Therefore you now have sorrow, but I will see you again, and your heart will rejoice, and no one will take your joy away from you.
Young's Literal Translation
'And ye, therefore, now, indeed, have sorrow; and again I will see you, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no one doth take from you,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
16:22 Ye now therefore have sorrow - This gives us no manner of authority to assert all believers must come into a state of darkness. They never need lose either their peace, or love, or the witness that they are the children of God. They never can lose these, but either through sin, or ignorance, or vehement temptation, or bodily disorder.
LibraryAugust 15. "He Will Guide You into all Truth" (John xvi. 13).
"He will guide you into all truth" (John xvi. 13). The Holy Ghost does not come to give us extraordinary manifestations, but to give its life and light, and the nearer we come to Him, the more simple will His illumination and leading be. He comes to "guide us into all truth." He comes to shed light upon our own hearts, and to show us ourselves. He comes to reveal Christ, to give, and then to illumine, the Holy Scriptures, and to make Divine realities vivid and clear to our spiritual apprehension. …
Rev. A. B. Simpson—Days of Heaven Upon Earth
October 29. "Whatsoever Ye Shall Ask the Father in My Name, He Will Give it You" (John xvi. 23).
March 5. "I have Overcome the World" (John xvi. 33).
In him our hearts rejoice, for we trust in his holy name.
They will come home and sing songs of joy on the heights of Jerusalem. They will be radiant because of the LORD's good gifts--the abundant crops of grain, new wine, and olive oil, and the healthy flocks and herds. Their life will be like a watered garden, and all their sorrows will be gone.
"Don't let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God, and trust also in me.
Soon the world will no longer see me, but you will see me. Since I live, you also will live.
Instead, you grieve because of what I've told you.
"In a little while you won't see me anymore. But a little while after that, you will see me again."
As he spoke, he showed them the wounds in his hands and his side. They were filled with joy when they saw the Lord!
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