John 14:7 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary
1) "If ye had known me," (ei egnokeite me) "if you all had known me," fully, as you should, in my birth, my life, my character, my words, and my nature, and who is present in me.
2) "Ye should have known my Father also:" (kai ton patera mou an edeite) "You would also have known my Father," or perceived who my Father is, who exists in me, whom I have manifested to the world, Joh 17:6-8; Joh 17:14.
3) "And from henceforth ye know him, and have seen him." (ap' arti ginoskete auton) "From now (this moment) you all know him," and have beheld Him, as you have beheld me, Heb 1:3; Joh 12:44-45; Col 1:15; 1Ti 6:16.
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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.