John 16:33 Commentary - Garner-Howes Baptist Commentary
1) "These things I have spoken unto you," (tauta lelaleka humin) "These things I have spoken to you all," in preparing you to be your best for me when I am gone, these things from Joh 14:1 to Joh 17:26.
2) "That in me ye might have peace." (hina en emoi eirenen echete) "In order that you all might have hold, or possess peace in me," by wholly trusting in me, not in yourselves, not in circumstances, not in the world, Pro 3:5-6; For He had "willed" them the legacy of peace, Joh 14:27; Rom 5:1.
3) "In the world ye shall have tribulation" (en to kosmo thlipsin echete) "In the world you all have tribulation or distress," trouble, perplexity, disappointments, persecutions, as I have foretold you, Joh 15:20; Mat 5:11-12; 2Ti 3:12.
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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.