John 14:18 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary
1 ) "I will not leave you comfortless:" (ouk apheso humas orphanous) "I will not leave you all orphans," or abandon you as orphans, desolate, without someone to comfort you, as a mother or a father in times of anxious care, when bereaved, Isa 27:10; 1Th 2:17; For He promised, "I will never leave thee nor forsake thee," Heb 13:5; 2Co 1:3-4.
2) "I will come to you." (erchomai pros humas) "I will come to you all,'' of my own choice, will, or accord, to help, to show that I care, to comfort and assure you, in and through the Spirit, that He was to pray the Father, and the Father was to send to them, on behalf of and to witness of His Son, Joh 16:13-14; Deu 31:6.
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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.