John 16:28 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

1) "I came forth from the Father," (ekselthon ek tou patros) I came forth by choice out of and away from the presence of the Father," though He sent me, Joh 3:17; Joh 8:29; Joh 20:21. He did not merely exist at birth but also had His origin from the beginning with God, Joh 1:1.

2) "And am come into the world;" (kai elelutha eis ton kosmon) "And I have come into the world," to the fallen world order, Joh 17:5; for a mission, now almost completed.

3) "Again, I leave the world," (palin aphiemi ton kosmon) "Again I go away from or leave the world," in laying down my life, Joh 10:18.

4) "And go to the Father." (kai poreuomai pros ton patera) "And I go directly to the Father," to His Father and their Father, Joh 17:11; Joh 20:17.

Consult other comments:

John 16:28 - The Greek Testament

John 16:28 - Albert Barnes' Notes on the Bible

John 16:28 - Expository Notes with Practical Observations on the New Testament

John 16:28 - Calvin's Complete Commentary

John 16:28 - The Cambridge Bible for Schools and Colleges

John 16:28 - Adam Clarke's Commentary and Critical Notes on the Bible

John 16:28 - Commentary on the Holy Bible by Thomas Coke

John 16:28 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

John 16:28 - Expository Notes of Dr. Constable (Old and New Testaments)

John 16:28 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

John 16:28 - The Expositor’s Greek Testament by Robertson

John 16:28 - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary

John 16:28 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

John 16:28 - Gnomon of the New Testament

John 16:28 - Godet Commentary (Luke, John, Romans and 1 Corinthians)

John 16:28 - Henry Alford's Greek Testament

John 16:28 - Matthew Henry's Whole Bible Commentary

John 16:28 - Biblical Illustrator Edited by Joseph S. Exell

John 16:28 - Jamieson, Fausset and Brown's Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible

John 16:28 - Expositions Of Holy Scripture by Alexander MacLaren

John 16:28 - Heinrich August Wilhelm Meyer's New Testament Commentary

John 16:28 - Grant's Numerical Bible Notes and Commentary

John 16:28 - Commentary Series on the Bible by Peter Pett

John 16:28 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

John 16:28 - Old and New Testaments Restoration Commentary

John 16:28 - Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament

John 16:28 - A Popular Commentary on the New Testament

John 16:28 - Scofield Reference Bible Notes

John 16:28 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

John 16:28 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

John 16:28 - Vincent's Word Studies in the New Testament

John 16:28 - Whedon's Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

John 16:28 - Combined Bible Commentary

Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary