John 13:3 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary
1) "Jesus knowing that the Father had given all things,'' (eidos hoti panta edoken auto ho pater) "Jesus knowing that the Father had given all things directly to him," inclusive of what He was then facing, that final passion week of His earthly life, facing crucifixion, Mat 28:18; Heb 2:8.
3) "And that he was come from God," (kai hoti apo theou ekselthen) "And that from God he had come forth," with a commission, Joh 17:11, as He repeatedly stated, certifying thereby His claim to Deity, Joh 8:42; Joh 16:28.
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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.