The Prayer of Jesus. The love which unites the Divine Persons - Father, Son and Holy Spirit - allows us to experience God through union with the people in a community of love. Colossians 3:11-14 Where there is neither Gentile nor Jew, circumcision nor uncircumcision, Barbarian nor Scythian, bond nor free. . Then the people of this world will believe that you sent me. . Her conclusion? John 17:11,22,23 And now I am not in the world, and these are in the world, and I come to thee. CHAPTER 17. Ephesians 4:3-6 Careful to keep the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. This is in light of John 17:21 which Jesus wants our unity. Liturgy and Sacraments. All rights reserved. Just as you, Father, are in me, and I am in you, so also may they be one in us: so that the world may believe that you have sent me. John 17:21 (MSG) The goal is for all of them to become one heart and mind - Just as you, Father, are in me and I in you, So they might be one heart and mind with us. John 17:21 "That they all may be one, as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that they also may be one in us—that the world may believe that you have sent me." This love builds unity in the community (Jn 17:21). . They were yours and you gave them to me, and they have kept your word. Change Language {{#items}} What a challenge when not every Catholic is on the same page in terms of the Church's teachings. 21 that they may all be one; even as thou, Father, art in me, and I in thee, that they also may be in us, … Martha confronts Jesus, then accepts and receives his reassurance. Douay-Rheims BibleThat they all may be one, as thou, Father, in me, and I in thee; that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou hast sent me. . Prior to Vatican II and the overhaul of the Liturgy, one could be an English speaking Roman Catholic and attend Mass in Uganda, not speaking a word of the local dialect, but still be able to follow along with Mass because it … Ironically, there are widespread differences of opinion on the subject of unity among those who profess to follow Christ. . This was also the experience of the community, where love should be the sign of God’s presence in the midst of the community (Jn 13:34-35). * 1 When Jesus had said this, he raised his eyes to heaven * and said, “Father, the hour has come. 1 Later on, Jesus revealed himself again to the disciples. John 17:21 CPDV. 1 Corinthians 12:12,25-27 For as the body is one and hath many members; and all the members of the body, whereas they are many, yet are one body: So also is Christ. And they shall hear my voice: And there shall be one fold and one shepherd. CPDV: Catholic Public Domain Version . * 1 When Jesus had said this, he raised his eyes to heaven * and said, “Father, the hour has come. Ezekiel 37:16-19,22-25 And thou son of man, take thee a stick: and write upon it: Of Juda, and of the children of Israel his associates: and take another stick and write upon it: For Joseph the stick of Ephraim, and for all the house of Israel, and of his associates. That they all may be one, as thou, Father, in me, and I in thee; that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that thou hast sent me. . EXEGESIS: JOHN 17. JESUS’ HIGH PRIESTLY PRAYER. 1 Peter 3:8,9 And in fine, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, being lovers of the brotherhood, merciful, modest, humble: . This section of the Catholic Bible contains the complete content of the Book of John, Chapter 17 with numbers and text of individual verses from the Douay Rheims Version of the Catholic Bible. Lots of great Catholic links too. Romans 12:5 So we, being many, are one body in Christ; and every one members one of another: 1 Corinthians 1:10 Now I beseech you, brethren, by the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you all speak the same thing and that there be no schisms among you: but that you be perfect in the same mind and in the same judgment. It was by the Sea of Tiberias, and it happened like this: 2 Simon Peter, Thomas called the Twin, Nathanael from Cana in Galilee, the sons of Zebedee and two more of his disciples were together. Give glory to your son, so that your son may glorify you, a 2 * just as you gave him authority over all people, b so that he may give eternal life to all you gave him. Bible Language English. . If the mourning community likes a story, why not select excerpts from the raising of Lazarus? Philippians 2:6 Who being in the form of God, thought it not robbery to be equal with God: 1 John 5:7 And there are Three who give testimony in heaven, the Father, the Word, and the Holy Ghost. 1 Later on, Jesus revealed himself again to the disciples. . Unity at Mass in light of John 17:21. . . Contemporary English VersionI want all of them to be one with each other, just as I am one with you and you are one with me. . The Revised Standard Version of the Bible: Catholic Edition, copyright © 1965, 1966 the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. But Christ is all and in all. John 17:21. . . Zephaniah 3:9 Because then I will restore to the people a chosen lip, that all may call upon the name of the Lord, and may serve him with one shoulder. Open up the bottle of bubbly!) 7 Now at last they have recognised that all you have given me comes from you . . John 10:30,38 I and the Father are one. Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition (RSVCE), Revised Standard Version Catholic Edition, The Official Catholic Scripture Study International Bible, Largeprint, Bonded Leather, Black, The Revised Standard Version Catholic Bible Compact Edition-Duradera, black with zipper, Revised Standard Version Catholic Bible, Large Print Edition, Hardcover, RSV Catholic Bible, Edition 2, Bonded Leather, Burgundy. . John 17:21 New International Version (NIV) 21 that all of them may be one, Father, just as you are in me and I am in you. John 14:9-11 Jesus saith to him: Have I been so long a time with you and have you not known me? Catholic Bible 101 - John 17 High Priestly Prayer - Catholicbible101 is the website that explains Catholic teachings in plain, easy to understand English. John 13:35 By this shall all men know that you are my disciples, if you have love one for another. A statement of faith… 4 I have glorified you on earth by finishing the work that you gave me to do.. 5 Now, Father, glorify me with that glory I had with you before ever the world existed.. 6 I have revealed your name to those whom you took from the world to give me. NT Gospels: John 17:21 That they may all be one (Jhn Jo Jn) Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools. John 5:23 That all men may honour the Son, as they honour the Father. . . Zechariah 14:9 And the Lord shall be king over all the earth: in that day there shall be one Lord, and his name shall be one. He who honoureth not the Son honoureth not the Father who hath sent him. John 10:16 And other sheep I have that are not of this fold: them also I must bring.