John 10:14 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary
1) "I am the good shepherd," (ego eimi hi poimen ho kolos) "I am (exist as) the ideal shepherd," watching, leading, guarding, feeding, teaching, and dying for the flock, Joh 10:11.
2) "And know my sheep," (kai ginosko ta ema) "And I know those that are mine," and use my knowledge of them to provide for their benefit, their best interest, 2Ti 2:19; Joh 10:27; Neh 1:7; Joh 6:64. He knows their number, name, nature, wants, needs, weaknesses, and dangers, Joh 10:27.
3) "And am know of mine." (kai ginouskousi me ta ema) "And those that are mine know me," Joh 10:4; 2Ti 1:12; as He knows His sheep by their names, marks, and ways, they know Him by His voice and are in submission to it, Joh 10:3-4; Joh 10:27.
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Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary
The Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary of the Whole Bible was originally published as a 23-volume set by Albert Garner (principal author) along with J. C. Howes, G.F. Crumley, and Eugene Garner in 1985. The Blessed Hope Foundation has released this digital edition into the public domain.