We agree then.
I heard that preached some years ago and you fortified it. Thank you, God Blessings. I think this is the most important scripture in the New Testament. Mark Although the authenticity of Mark is in question by most scholars.
This passage of Jesus will prepare many Rooms in my Fathers Mansion is clear to me that ALL people are excepted of all faiths and creed. Jenny, I think you misunderstood my piece.
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Howard, You are so right about the meaning of salvation, many mansions,and what the holy spirit is telling us all. Yes he is coming back just like he said. And its very sooner than we all think. Good news. Thank you for your true understanding. Rosa Ranson. Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. Share on Facebook. If we examine the whole chapter carefully, what do we find?
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They were losing Him. After three and a half years in His close company, travelling here and there; watching Him, listening to Him; now He is going; they are going to be left. That was their trouble. Yet it was quite evident from everything that He had been saying to them He was going forward with majesty. There was no cringing. He told them He was going to suffer.
He told them He was going to death.
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He told them He was going to resurrection. They never seem to have grasped the fact of the resurrection. I will lay down my life for You. Our Lord replied, "Will you lay down your life for Me? Verily, verily, I say to you, the cock shall not crow, till you have denied Me three times Let not your heart be troubled; you believe in God, believe also in Me. In My Father's house are many mansions. And if I go and prepare a place for you, I come again, and will receive you unto Myself. In these words He was illuminating their whole thinking.
They were in the presence of ineffable sorrow at His departure. They would be here in the world wondering. They would not be able to talk to Him, and to watch His deeds. He will be gone, where to? It was in answer to that wonder that He used this illustration. The figure of speech He employed was "In My Father's house are many mansions.
It was the word oikos, house.
Many Mansions in Whose House?
They all lived in houses. Some people think the house is a villa residence.
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Some people have sung about the mansions over yonder. The word is mone, which means simply an abode. It only occurs in the New Testament here and in one other place, in verse twenty three; both times from the lips of Jesus. We see at once that the term 'house' is inclusive. I prefer to use for that the word 'dwelling place,' and for the word 'mansions,' 'abiding places'. All the abiding places are in the dwelling place.
Twice in the course of the ministry of our Lord He made use of that phrase, "My Father's house. When He was cleansing the temple, He said "My Father's house. He said it here, "In My Father's house are many mansions. The figure is that of the temple itself. He referred to the temple as "the house of God" on other occasions. He called it the house of God in Matthew He spoke of it as His own house, assuming the place of God. At the terrible end He referred to the temple not as My Father's house, or My house, but "your house is left unto you desolate.
He was familiar with it, and often went into it. We have accounts of His having been in three parts of the temple.
At the feast of tabernacles He was in the treasury. At the feast of dedication He was in Solomon's porch. In the case of the widow He was over against the treasury, sitting there. The temple has often been described as it existed then. It was in process of building.
It was not finished until ten years after the crucifixion of Jesus.