Jesus’ Farewell Discourse

14 “Do not let your hearts be troubled. You believe[a] in God; believe[b] also in me. In my Father’s house there are many dwelling places; but if not, I would have told you, because[c] I am going away to prepare a place for you.

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  1. John 14:1 Or simply “Believe”; the verb form can be either indicative (e.g., KJV, NAB, NLT) or imperative (e.g., NIV, NRSV, ESV)
  2. John 14:1 Like the previous verb “believe” this form could also be either indicative or imperative, though most English versions regard it as imperative
  3. John 14:2 A large number of manuscripts, many of them later, lack “because”