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The Gospel of John Commentaries & Lessons
Chapter 16: Lessons 1-3

Lesson 1: John 16:1-11
Lesson 2: John 16:12-22
Lesson 3: John 16:23-33

Ideal for Personal Study, Home and Mid-week Bible Groups, and Sunday Schools!


Lesson 1: John 16:1-11

King James Version

John 16:1-11 KJV Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:1-11 KJV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

King James Version Student Study Handout for John 16:1-11

New American Standard Bible

John 16:1-11 NASB Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:1-11 NASB Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

New American Standard Bible Student Study Handout for John 16:1-11

New International Version

John 16:1-11 NIV Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:1-11 NIV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

New International Version Student Study Handout for John 16:1-11

New Revised Standard Version

John 16:1-11 NRSV Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:1-11 NRSV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

New Revised Standard Version Student Study Handout for John 16:1-11

Student Handouts for This or Next Week's Lesson

Verse-by-Verse KJV Handout for John 16:1-11

Verse-by-Verse NASB Handout for John 16:1-11

Verse-by-Verse NIV Handout for John 16:1-11

Verse-by-Verse NRSV Handout for John 16:1-11

Can Be Used At the Beginning of Class or Handed out for Next Week's Lesson

Class Preparation Guide

Class Preparation Guide for John 16:1-11

Best Used to Prepare Students for Next Week's Lesson

INTERNATIONAL BIBLE LESSON

Nevertheless I tell you the truth:
it is to your advantage that I go away,
for if I do not go away,
the Advocate will not come to you;
but if I go,
I will send him to you

(John 16:7).

How Our Advocate Works

How Our Advocate Works - Large Print

How Our Advocate Works - Bulletin Size

Teacher Study Hints for Thinking Further

Study Hints for Thinking Further on John 16:1-11

Study Hints for Thinking Further on John 16:1-11 (Large Print)

Application for John 16:1-11

Application — Five Takeaways for John 16:1-11

Application — Five Takeaways for John 16:1-11 (Large Print)

Easy-Print Bible Activities for Student Lesson Review

Crossword Puzzle for John 16:1-11

True and False Test for John 16:1-11

Word Search Puzzle for John 16:1-11

Praying Through John 16:1-11

Praying Through John 16:1-11

Praying Through John 16:1-11 (Large Print)

The International Bible Study Forum

IBS Forum Discussion for Bible Teachers and Students

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Lesson 2: John 16:12-22

King James Version

John 16:12-22 KJV Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:12-22 KJV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

King James Version Student Study Handout for John 16:12-22

New American Standard Bible

John 16:12-22 NASB Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:12-22 NASB Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

New American Standard Bible Student Study Handout for John 16:12-22

New International Version

John 16:12-22 NIV Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:12-22 NIV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

New International Version Student Study Handout for John 16:12-22

New Revised Standard Version

John 16:12-22 NRSV Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:12-22 NRSV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

New Revised Standard Version Student Study Handout for John 16:12-22

Student Handouts for This or Next Week's Lesson

Verse-by-Verse KJV Handout for John 16:12-22

Verse-by-Verse NASB Handout for John 16:12-22

Verse-by-Verse NIV Handout for John 16:12-22

Verse-by-Verse NRSV Handout for John 16:12-22

Can Be Used At the Beginning of Class or Handed out for Next Week's Lesson

Class Preparation Guide

Class Preparation Guide for John 16:12-22

Best Used to Prepare Students for Next Week's Lesson

INTERNATIONAL BIBLE LESSON

When the Spirit of truth comes,
he will guide you into all the truth;
for he will not speak on his own,
but will speak whatever he hears,
and he will declare to you the things that are to come

(John 16:13).

How to Recognize a True Disciple

How to Recognize a True Disciple - Large Print

How to Recognize a True Disciple - Bulletin Size

Teacher Study Hints for Thinking Further

Study Hints for Thinking Further on John 16:12-22

Study Hints for Thinking Further on John 16:12-22 (Large Print)

Application for John 16:12-22

Application — Five Takeaways for John 16:12-22

Application — Five Takeaways for John 16:12-22 (Large Print)

Easy-Print Bible Activities for Student Lesson Review

Crossword Puzzle for John 16:12-22

True and False Test for John 16:12-22

Word Search Puzzle for John 16:12-22

Praying Through John 16:12-22

Praying Through John 16:12-22

Praying Through John 16:12-22 (Large Print)

IBS Forum Discussion for Bible Teachers and Students

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Lesson 3: John 16:23-33

King James Version

John 16:23-33 KJV Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:23-33 KJV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

King James Version Student Study Handout for John 16:23-33

New American Standard Bible

John 16:23-33 NASB Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:23-33 NASB Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

New American Standard Bible Student Study Handout for John 16:23-33

New International Version

John 16:23-33 NIV Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:23-33 NIV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

New International Version Student Study Handout for John 16:23-33

New Revised Standard Version

John 16:23-33 NRSV Easy-Print Commentary

John 16:23-33 NRSV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary

New Revised Standard Version Student Study Handout for John 16:23-33

Audio Edition John 16:23-33 Commentary and Lesson

Audio Edition John 16:23-33 Commentary and Lesson

Student Handouts for This or Next Week's Lesson

Verse-by-Verse KJV Handout for John 16:23-33

Verse-by-Verse NASB Handout for John 16:23-33

Verse-by-Verse NIV Handout for John 16:23-33

Verse-by-Verse NRSV Handout for John 16:23-33

Can Be Used At the Beginning of Class or Handed out for Next Week's Lesson

Class Preparation Guide

Class Preparation Guide for John 16:23-33

Best Used to Prepare Students for Next Week's Lesson

INTERNATIONAL BIBLE LESSON

I have said this to you,
so that in me you may have peace.
In the world you face persecution.
But take courage; I have conquered the world!
(John 16:33).

Jesus Has Conquered the World

Jesus Has Conquered the World - Large Print

Jesus Has Conquered the World - Bulletin Size

Teacher Study Hints for Thinking Further

Study Hints for Thinking Further for John 16:23-33

Study Hints for Thinking Further for John 16:23-33 (Large Print)

Application for John 16:23-33

Application — Five Takeaways for John 16:23-33

Application — Five Takeaways for John 16:23-33 (Large Print)

Easy-Print Bible Activities for Student Lesson Review

Crossword Puzzle for John 16:23-33

True and False Test for John 16:23-33

Word Search Puzzle for John 16:23-33

Praying Through John 16:23-33

Praying Through John 16:23-33

Praying Through John 16:23-33 (Large Print)

The International Bible Study Forum

IBS Forum Discussion for Bible Teachers and Students

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The King James Version of the Bible, Noted as KJV.

New International Version, Noted as NIV. Scriptures taken from the Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV®. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.™ Used by permission of Zondervan. All rights reserved worldwide. The “NIV” and “New International Version” are trademarks registered in the United States Patent and Trademark Office by Biblica, Inc.™

New American Standard Bible, copyright © 1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1976, 1977, 1996 by The Lockman Foundation. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Noted as NASB.

New Revised Standard Version, copyright © 1989, Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Church of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved. Noted as NRSV.

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