John 15:11 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

1 ) "These things have I spoken unto you," (tauta lelalema humin) "These things I have spoken to you all," these matters of fruitbearing and love for the Father, the Son, and one another, as disciples, Joh 13:34-35.

2) "That my joy might remain in you," (hina he chara he eme humin he) "In order that my joy may be (reside or exist) in you all," my joy of redeeming love, my new nature of joy, peace, and hope, Rom 5:1-5; Joh 16:22; Rom 15:13. The joy Jesus had in doing the Father's will, He desired to share with (not monopolize from) His disciples.

3) "And that your joy might be full." (kai he chara plerothe) "And your joy may be filled," 1Jn 1:4; 2Jn 1:12, in a continuing state of inner sustaining joy and peace that lasts through all the trials and storms of life, of those who serve Him, 1Co 10:13; Joh 16:33; Joh 17:13; Php_4:4; 1Th 2:19-20.

Consult other comments:

John 15:11 - Abbott's Illustrated New Testament

John 15:11 - The Greek Testament

John 15:11 - Albert Barnes' Notes on the Bible

John 15:11 - Expository Notes with Practical Observations on the New Testament

John 15:11 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

John 15:11 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

John 15:11 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

John 15:11 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

John 15:11 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

John 15:11 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

John 15:11 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

John 15:11 - The Expositor’s Greek Testament by Robertson

John 15:11 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

John 15:11 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

John 15:11 - Gnomon of the New Testament

John 15:11 - Henry Alford's Greek Testament

John 15:11 - Charles Simeon's Horae Homileticae (Old and New Testaments)

John 15:11 - Biblical Illustrator Edited by Joseph S. Exell

John 15:11 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

John 15:11 - The Popular Commentary on the Bible by Kretzmann

John 15:11 - Expositions Of Holy Scripture by Alexander MacLaren

John 15:11 - Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer's New Testament Commentary

John 15:11 - Church Pulpit Commentary

John 15:11 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

John 15:11 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

John 15:11 - Old and New Testaments Restoration Commentary

John 15:11 - Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament

John 15:11 - A Popular Commentary on the New Testament

John 15:11 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

John 15:11 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 15:11 - Vincent's Word Studies in the New Testament

John 15:11 - Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 15:11 - Combined Bible Commentary

Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary