"I will see you again"

For those suffering from grief over the loss of a loved one, the following words of Jesus have special healing comfort: "Ye now therefore have sorrow: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and your joy no man taketh from you." John 16:22; Yes, you shall indeed see your loved one again, and that which appears to material sense as final will be seen and understood to be an illusion. Death has been proved a fraud many times. Even one proof of its falsity would prove all other instances of death unreal, because if death were real it could never even once have been disproved.

Jesus' two disciples on their walk to Emmaus must have thought that they would never see their Master again. But when their eyes were opened to the truth, what joyful confidence in God and in His Christ they must have experienced! All this joy was now theirs even though Jesus again vanished from their sight. Lack of his material presence now no longer deprived them of their joy.

True Companionship
May 27, 1967

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