Greek – ego b. Emphatic, I alone have won the complete victory over the world c. Jesus is the only true ego in the universe 2. - Brother Lawrence, Some people feel guilty about their anxieties and regard them as a defect of faith but they are afflictions, not sins. 1 Thessalonians 3:3 so that no one would be disturbed by these afflictions; for you yourselves know that we have been destined for this. — John 16:33 NLT. And so in context Paul says that thlipsis brings forth or accomplishes patience, proven character and hope. Cancel. Psalm 20:1 For the choir director. Thlipsis then includes the disappointments which can "crush the life" out of the one who is afflicted. In Scripture the thlipsis is most often used of outward difficulties, but it is also used of emotional stress and sorrows which "weighs down" a man’s spirit like the sorrows and burden his heart. Believers are not delivered or preserved in a way which lowers them, and makes them feel themselves degraded; far from it, the Lord's salvation bestows honour upon those it delivers. Ah! - Abraham Wright, Sanctified afflictions are like so many artificers working on a pious man's crown to make it more bright and massive.- Ralph Cudworth, The sorest afflictions never appear intolerable, but when we see them in the wrong light; when we see them in the hand of God, who dispenses them; when we know that it is our loving Father who abases and distresses us; our sufferings will lose their bitterness and become even a matter of consolation. "1 could have said angor (anguish), since Cicero referred to this as "pressing grief," except that the connection of angor with the German Angst (anguish) and enge (narrow or confined) makes it more appropriate to reserve this word for stenochoria. I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world: again, I leave the world, and go to the Father. - Charles Spurgeon, Afflictions are but the shadows of God's wings. - Kay Arthur, The agony of man's affliction is often necessary to put him into the right mood to face the fundamental things of life. (Richards, L O: Expository Dictionary of Bible Words: Regency), Marvin Vincent has the following note explaining that the root thlibo means "to press or squeeze. Thou wast once a servant of Satan, and no king will willingly lose his subjects. Now are we sure that thou knowest all things, and needest not that any man should ask thee: by this we believe that thou camest forth from God. As believers experience the "tribulum" of tribulations, and depend on God’s grace, the trials purify us and rid us of the chaff. John 16:21 "Whenever a woman is in labor she has pain, because her hour has come; but when she gives birth to the child, she no longer remembers the anguish because of the joy that a child has been born into the world. Nevertheless I tell you the truth; It is expedient for you that I go away: for if I go not away, the Comforter will not come unto you; but if I depart, I will send him unto you. Because I must wait quietly for the day of distress, For the people to arise who will invade us. our “steam roller” Trench (Synonyms of the N.T., pp. Abiding in Christ is the secret of securing all that the Father meant the chastisement to bring us. They said therefore, What is this that he saith, A little while? 2 Thessalonians 1:4 therefore, we ourselves speak proudly of you among the churches of God for your perseverance and faith in the midst of all your persecutions and afflictions which you endure. 1 Thessalonians 1:6 You also became imitators of us and of the Lord, having received the word in much tribulation with the joy of the Holy Spirit, These things have I spoken unto you, that ye should not be offended. He shall glorify me: for he shall receive of mine, and shall shew [it] unto you. Cf. John 16:33, ESV: "I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. As waters are purest when they are in motion, so saints are generally holiest when in affliction. A Psalm of David. Matthew 7:14). I cried for help from the depth of Sheol; You heard my voice. 33 “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. Thlipsis is a strong term which does not refer to minor inconveniences, but to real hardships. Acts 7:10 and rescued him from all his afflictions , and granted him favor and wisdom in the sight of Pharaoh, king of Egypt, and he made him governor over Egypt and all his household. They are not indeed for our pleasure, they are for our profit. Acts 20:23 except that the Holy Spirit solemnly testifies to me in every city, saying that bonds and afflictions await me. This the saint must learn to do as we grow in grace, weathering the trial, learning to lean on and trust Him. God corrects him not. Psalm 107:39 When they are diminished and bowed down Through oppression, misery and sorrow, Dost thou think that Satan will let thee alone? (from Trench's Synonyms of the New Testament) The iron cage was stenochoria (see below). Isaiah 63:9 In all their affliction He was afflicted, And the angel of His presence saved them; In His love and in His mercy He redeemed them, And He lifted them and carried them all the days of old. I have overcome the world. In this world you will have trouble. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. (see notes Romans 8:37; 8:38; 8:39), In light of eternity tribulations today are for a moment, are "light" and are continually working in us to produce an unimaginable eternal weight of glory for, Therefore I ask you not to lose heart at my tribulations (thlipsis) on your behalf, for they are your glory." KJV Bible Commentary - As weather may ruin weak plants, adversity destroys those who base their faith On emotions. Use afflictions while you have them. Genesis 42:21 Then they said to one another, "Truly we are guilty concerning our brother, because we saw the distress of his soul when he pleaded with us, yet we would not listen; therefore this distress has come upon us." 26 The LORD of hosts will arouse a scourge against him like the slaughter of Midian at the rock of Oreb; and His staff will be over the sea and He will lift it up the way He did in Egypt. In the world ye shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world. The man honors God, and God honors him. If anyone is carnal, weak, blind, wicked, irascible, haughty, and so forth, tribulation will make him more carnal, weak, blind, wicked and irritable. Wm. Howbeit when he, the Spirit of truth, is come, he will guide you into all truth: for he shall not speak of himself; but whatsoever he shall hear, [that] shall he speak: and he will shew you things to come. - Joseph Hall, The godly man contrarily is afraid of nothing; not of God, because he knows Him his best friend, and will not hurt him; not of Satan, because he cannot hurt him; not of afflictions, because he knows they come from a loving God, and end in his good; not of the creatures, since "the very stones in the field are in league with Him;" not of himself, since his conscience is at peace. The English word is from the Latin tribulum, the roller used by the Romans for pressing wheat. Instead of panicking, "have peace" (John 16:33) since Jesus knew and warned us about it in advance. Tribulation. Esther 4:17 So Mordecai went away and did just as Esther had commanded him. Extinguish it, and the gloom of affliction becomes the very blackness of darkness - cheerless and impenetrable. But be of good cheer. John 15. 37 "Its abundant produce is for the kings Whom You have set over us because of our sins; They also rule over our bodies And over our cattle as they please, So we are in great distress. - Joseph Hall, There is no enemy can hurt us but by our own hands. Remember believers have Christ in them the hope of glory and therefore have the potential to exude the fragrance of His life when crushed. 1 Samuel 26:24 "Now behold, as your life was highly valued in my sight this day, so may my life be highly valued in the sight of the LORD, and may He deliver me from all distress." Fortunately, Andre … Nahum 1:7 The LORD is good, A stronghold in the day of trouble, And He knows those who take refuge in Him. Mark 4:17 and they have no firm root in themselves, but are only temporary; then, when affliction or persecution arises because of the word, immediately they fall away. - Blaise Pascal, The Lord gets his best soldiers out of the highlands of affliction. 6 For after all it is only just for God to repay with affliction those who afflict you, Understand the meaning of John 16:33 using all available Bible versions and commentary. (Ibid). 2 Samuel 4:9 David answered Rechab and Baanah his brother, sons of Rimmon the Beerothite, and said to them, "As the LORD lives, who has redeemed my life from all distress, John 14:2 In my Father's house are many mansions: John 14:3 And if I go and prepare a place for you; John 14:4 And whither I go ye know, John 14:6 I am the way; John 14:7 If ye had known me, John 14:9 Have I been so long time with you, John 14:10 Believest thou not that I am in the Father; John 14:11 Believe me that I [am] in the Father Thlipsis is a strong term which does not refer to minor inconveniences, but to real hardships. Paying the Bills. I will put them together like sheep in the fold; Like a flock in the midst of its pasture They will be noisy with men. The power of the world, the realm controlled by Satan, was defeated when Jesus accepted his Father's will to go to the cross. Afflictions carry away nothing but the dross of sin. - Stephen Charnock, Whoever be the instruments of any good to us, of whatever sort, we must look above them, and eye the hand and counsel of God in it, which is the first spring, and be duly thankful to God for it. 2 Chronicles 20:9 'Should evil come upon us, the sword, or judgment, or pestilence, or famine, we will stand before this house and before You (for Your name is in this house) and cry to You in our distress, and You will hear and deliver us.' of ho,, used as a demonstrative pronoun: I have spoken: λελάληκα (lelalēka) 2980: to talk: from lalos (talkative) to you, so: ἵνα (ina) 2443: in order that, that, so that: a prim. Thlipsis is used twice in Ge 42:21 - Then they said to one another, "Truly we are guilty concerning our brother, because we saw the distress (Heb = tsarah = straits; Lxx = thlipsis) of his soul when he pleaded with us, yet we would not listen; therefore this distress (Heb = tsarah = straits; Lxx = thlipsis) has come upon us. 10 'Do not fear what you are about to suffer. - Richard Cecil, Poverty and affliction take away the fuel that feeds pride. 2 Chronicles 15:6 "Nation was crushed by nation, and city by city, for God troubled them with every kind of distress. Thlipsis is used 45 times in the NT (see all NT uses of Thlipsis below) Thlipsis is translated in the NAS as affliction (inflicting on a person something that is hard to bear), 14; afflictions, 6; anguish, 1; distress (the state of being in great trouble), 2; persecution (harassment in a manner designed to injure, grieve, or afflict), 1; tribulation (distress or suffering resulting from oppression or persecution), 16; tribulations, 4; trouble, 1. John 16:33 These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. Do not be surprised if you suffer, but glorify God.- Robert Murray McCheyneSource: Comfort in Sorrow, Peace, Happiness, When old companions, old lusts, and sins crowd in upon you, and when you feel that you are ready to sink, what can save you, sinking sinner? (Ed note: i.e., thlipsis)" (Daily Study on 2 Corinthians 1 Commentary) (Bolding added), In other notes Barclay writes that "thlipsis which originally expressed sheer, physical pressure on a man. In the ark there was a rod and a pot of manna, the emblem of a Christian's condition, mercy interlined with judgment. This sled is about four feet long and two and a half feet wide. On the other hand, if one is spiritual, strong, wise, pious, gentle and humble, he will become more spiritual, powerful, wise, pious, gentle and humble.". Shall tribulation (thlipsis), or distress (stenochoria), or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword? - Thomas Boston, God intermixeth mercy with affliction: he steeps his sword of justice in the oil of mercy; there was no night so dark, but Israel had a pillar of fire in it; there is no condition so dismal, but we may see a pillar of fire to give light. - George Washington, Afflictions are but conductors to immortal life and glory. From thlibō to press, to oppress, to squeeze (cf. Afflictions cannot hurt us without our own impatience. John 16:33. The Psalmist says. His aim in uttering them was “that in me” (cf. Isaiah 28:10 "For He says, 'Order on order, order on order, Line on line, line on line, A little here, a little there.'" Wilt thou not require much refining in the furnace of affliction to purify thee? Have overcome the world a. Greek – nike b. - Richard Cecil, Faith makes all evil good to us, and all good better; unbelief makes all good evil, and all evil worse. 1, Page 3-80), Vine writes that thlipsis "primarily means a pressure, that which weighs down the spirit. Because stenochoria always occurs last whenever it is used with thlipsis, and because of the antithesis between these words in2 Corinthians 4:8, stenochoria appears to be the stronger of the two words, whatever their difference in meaning. לַחַץ lachats  Oppression (2 Kgs 13:4, Ps 44:24). To get what John 14:27 means based on its source text, scroll down or follow these links for the original scriptural meaning , biblical context and relative popularity. (Richards, L O: Expository Dictionary of Bible Words: Regency) (Bolding added), God promises that no matter how many or how great the tribulations we are called upon to endure for the sake of His Name and His Word. And whatever evil of crosses or afflictions befalls us, we must look above the instruments of it to God. Psalm 34:6 This poor man cried, and the LORD heard him And saved him out of all his troubles. Mark 13:19 "For those days will be a time of tribulation such as has not occurred since the beginning of the creation which God created until now, and never will. Proverbs 24:10 If you are slack in the day of distress, Your strength is limited. Change Language {{#items}} {{local_title}} {{/items}} ← Language. Through a land of distress and anguish, From where come lioness and lion, viper and flying serpent, They carry their riches on the backs of young donkeys And their treasures on camels' humps, To a people who cannot profit them; So we will back up and take a look at what leads up to Jesus’ command to “let not your heart be troubled.” In John 12, Jesus tells the crowds (including the … In NT times there were two ways of threshing grain. Look rather at God's ending in afflicting, than to the measure and degree of your affliction.- Christopher Love, Vanity of science. Psalm 91:15 "He will call upon Me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble; I will rescue him and honor him. Proverbs 21:23 He who guards his mouth and his tongue, Guards his soul from troubles. Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life. - Robert Murray McCheyne, Affliction shows the power of Christ's blood, when it gives peace in an hour of trouble, when it can make happy in sickness, poverty, persecution and death. But because I have said these things unto you, sorrow hath filled your heart. - Charles Spurgeon, Providence is wonderfully intricate. This - "I have a high priest in heaven" - Robert Murray McCheyne, When I am in the cellar of affliction, I look for the Lord's choicest wines. Obadiah 1:12 "Do not gloat over your brother's day, The day of his misfortune. I have said these things to you, that in me you may have peace. The proper meaning of stenochoria is "narrowness of room," "confined space," and the painfulness that is the result. Usually, however, the grain was piled about a foot and a half deep on the smooth, hard threshing floor. JOHN 16:33 “ I have overcome the world ” KING JAMES VERSION (KJV) TRANSLATION, MEANING, CONTEXT. So, what is this peace like? Since we do not know if Bajazet suffered because of his narrow confines, perhaps it would be better to refer to the oubliettes, in which Louis XI shut up his victims, or to the "little-ease" that was used to torture the Roman Catholics in Queen Elizabeth's reign: "It was of so small dimensions and so constructed that the prisoners could neither stand, walk, sit, nor lie in it at full length." May the LORD answer you in the day of trouble! He broke and defeated the power of sin and death through his own sacrificial death. Thlipsis uses in the NT - see notes on uses in individual verses below. Paul’s use of “in Christ”) “ye may have peace”. Life is full of it’s share of troubles. Now we understand. דְּאָגָה dᵉ’āghāh  Trembling (Ezek 12:18). - John Newton, If we suffer persecution and affliction in a right manner, we attain a larger measure of conformity to Christ, by a due improvement of one of these occasions, than we could have done merely by imitating his mercy, in abundance of good works. צָרָה tsārāh Distress, trouble (Ge 42:21, 2 Sa 4:9, Ob 12). Acts 14:22 strengthening the souls of the disciples, encouraging them to continue in the faith, and saying, "Through many tribulations we must enter the kingdom of God." Satan could not hurt us, if our own corruption betrayed us not. John 17. Find Top Church Sermons, Illustrations, and Preaching Slides on John 16:33. No, he will be always at thee, for he "goeth about like a roaring lion, seeking whom he may devour." A Psalm of David. WORDS OF JESUS IN RED. The world is not thy friend. Psalm 116:3 The cords of death encompassed me And the terrors of Sheol came upon me; I found distress and sorrow. For in this unbelieving world you will experience trouble and sorrows, but you must be courageous, for I have conquered the world! Sometimes stenochoria is used in place of dyschoria. Exodus 4:31 So the people believed; and when they heard that the LORD was concerned about the sons of Israel and that He had seen their affliction, then they bowed low and worshiped. ’ . When outward strength is broken, faith rests on the promises. embraces the whole of the consolatory utterances from John 14:1 onwards. Paul’s use of “in Christ”) “ye may have peace”. Lawrence Richards writes that "thlipsis is used as a technical theological term for the Great Tribulation (see note below) of the end times. Jn 8:31; 1Jn 2:19). Romans 12:12 rejoicing in hope, persevering in tribulation, devoted to prayer, Psalm 142:2 I pour out my complaint before Him; I declare my trouble before Him. Psalm 44:24 Why do You hide Your face And forget our affliction and our oppression? Sin is pleasant, but unprofitable; and sorrow is profitable, but unpleasant. … Jesus had been speaking to them in figures--the foot washing, the vine and the branches, and the woman in childbirth. Sanctified afflictions are spiritual promotions. A Psalm of the sons of Korah, set to Alamoth. I said that since Yeshua spoke Hebrew, not Greek, we should look at the Hebrew word behind the Greek text. In Romans 2:9 Paul said that both thlipsis and stenochoria would be the portion of the lost. John 16:1-33.DISCOURSE AT THE SUPPER TABLE CONCLUDED. The English word "tribulation" is derived from the Latin word tribulum (literally a thing with teeth that tears), which was a heavy piece of timber with spikes in it, used for threshing the corn or grain. This term comes from the Latin tribulum (see youtube video), which means a threshing instrument. “ These things I have spoken unto you, that in me ye might have peace. Isaiah 37:3 They said to him, "Thus says Hezekiah, 'This day is a day of distress, rebuke and rejection; for children have come to birth, and there is no strength to deliver. - John of Kronstadt, Labour to grow better under all your afflictions, lest your afflictions grow worse, lest God mingle them with more darkness, bitterness and terror. I had sooner suffer any affliction than be left to question the gospel or my own interest in it.-Charles Spurgeon, Most of the grand truths of God have to be learned by trouble; they must be burned into us with the hot iron of affliction, otherwise we shall not truly receive them. Our Master and Savior suffered greatly at the hands of evil men. are the two spheres in which at one and the same time the disciples live, John 17:15, Colossians 3:1; Colossians 3:5. שׁוֹאָה shô’āh  Devastation (Isa 10:3). Key Thought. He is base born and begot. 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