John 11:22 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

1) "But I know," (kai nun oida) "And now and hereafter I know," realize or comprehend, from previous evidence of His power over death, nature, and by His miracles, Joh 3:2; Joh 10:30-31. Martha's strong faith and testimony was equal to the occasion, 1Co 10:13.

2) "That even now, whatsoever thou wilt ask of God," (hoti hosa an aitese ton theon) "That whatsoever you ask (or petition) the true God;- Your Father, within His will, and Jesus would ask only what was right. The whatsoever of "thing" is just as broad as the whosoever of person of Joh 3:16.

3) "God will give it thee." (dosei soi ho theos) "God will give or grant it to you," give heed and respond to your prayer, and He did. She even believed God could give Him power to call her dead brother Lazarus from the grave, Martha had likely heard of His raising Jarius' daughter and the widow's son of Nain and her faith in His goodness and power was unlimited, Mar 5:41-42; Luk 7:13-18.

Consult other comments:

John 11:22 - Abbott's Illustrated New Testament

John 11:22 - The Greek Testament

John 11:22 - Albert Barnes' Notes on the Bible

John 11:22 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

John 11:22 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

John 11:22 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

John 11:22 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

John 11:22 - The Expositor’s Greek Testament by Robertson

John 11:22 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

John 11:22 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

John 11:22 - Gnomon of the New Testament

John 11:22 - Henry Alford's Greek Testament

John 11:22 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

John 11:22 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

John 11:22 - Old and New Testaments Restoration Commentary

John 11:22 - Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament

John 11:22 - A Popular Commentary on the New Testament

John 11:22 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

John 11:22 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 11:22 - Vincent's Word Studies in the New Testament

John 11:22 - Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 11:22 - Combined Bible Commentary

Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary