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John 17 - NIV

14 I have given them your word and the world has hated them, for they are not of the world any more than I am of the world.

15 My prayer is not that you take them out of the world but that you protect them from the evil one.

16 They are not of the world, even as I am not of it.

17 Sanctify them by[a] the truth; your word is truth.


a. John 17:17 OrĀ them to live in accordance with

Sermons on John 17 More sermons: John 17

Mike Rickman avatar
The Bible is Inspired
Shared by: Mike Rickman on Jun, 2016
Summary: The bible must be the foundation we base our faith upon.
Scripture: John 17:17
Denomination: Assembly Of God
Views: 282
John Stackhouse avatar
The Holy Spirit
Shared by: John Stackhouse on Jun, 2016
Summary: The Articles of Faith of the Church of the Nazarene: IV The Holy Spirit
Michael Luke avatar
Becoming One
Shared by: Michael Luke on Dec, 2015
Summary: Satan's key tactic is divide and conquer. The church should remain united – focused on the task ahead instead of the trivialities of disagreement.
Scripture: John 17:16-23
Views: 608
Edward Hardee avatar
Not of this World
Shared by: Edward Hardee on Oct, 2015
Summary: Understanding how to be in the world but not of the world.
Series: Fall Series
Paul Basehore avatar
What do calls look like?
Shared by: Paul Basehore on Aug, 2015
Summary: Your professional calling is how you make a living for yourself; your spiritual calling is how you make a life for another
Series: Calling
Charlie Roberts avatar
a "Priviledged Advantage"
Shared by: Charlie Roberts on Apr, 2015
Summary: In life most people that find an advantage and take advantage of it. And that's what doesn't make any sense...the fact that everyone can and should want to seek out and have a relationship with their creator, but so few nowadays choose too!
Paul Basehore avatar
Jehovah M'Kaddesh, God Who Sanctifies
Shared by: Paul Basehore on Feb, 2015
Summary: God demands holiness, but He understands that we cannot be holy on our own. He promised us (and He always fulfills His promises!) that He is Jehovah M’Kaddesh, God who Sanctifies. Only through God can we be sanctified.
Jerry Shirley avatar
When All Else Fails, Read the Instructions
Shared by: Jerry Shirley on Jan, 2015
Summary: link inc. to formatted text, audio, PowerPoint.
based on 8 ratings
Scripture: John 17:17
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 6,540
Larry Turner avatar
The Holy Maker
Shared by: Larry Turner on May, 2014
Summary: Jesus prayed that God would form us into people set apart for active dedication and service by the reality of his communication with us.
Larry Turner avatar
Left Behind for a Reason
Shared by: Larry Turner on May, 2014
Summary: Jesus prayed that we would remain in the world. This sermon looks at three reasons why.
Larry Turner avatar
Bring on the Hate
Shared by: Larry Turner on May, 2014
Summary: Jesus promised the world would hate us. The reason is beacause we are holy. How can we achieve the holiness the world hates?
Scripture: John 17:14
Denomination: Foursquare
Views: 360
J Jeffrey  Smead avatar
Sailing To A New Harbor / Funeral (Short Homily)
Shared by: J Jeffrey Smead on Aug, 2013
Summary: A Funeral Message (Short Homily) -Updated November 2016-
Charlie Roberts avatar
If they only knew
Shared by: Charlie Roberts on Jul, 2013
Summary: It almost sounds like it would be an unfair advantage that we have doesn't it? While it is a tremendous advantage, its not an unfair advantage, because everyone can also have it if they choose to!
Daniel J. Little avatar
From A Stone to the Pieta
Shared by: Daniel J. Little on Sep, 2012
Summary: Being Sanctified by the word that Jesus delivered to us means being removed from the common life in order to be used in high and holy purposes.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 17:14-18
Denomination: *other
Views: 636
Timm Meyer avatar
God's Truth Will Make Us Holy
Shared by: Timm Meyer on Jun, 2011
Summary: Easter 7 - God's truth will make us holy. Jesus prays this for all believers. God's truth is always our message.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 17:17-26
Denomination: Lutheran
Views: 736
Bruce Ball avatar
Shared by: Bruce Ball on Apr, 2011
Summary: We study what the real truth is, as found in John 17:17
based on 12 ratings
Scripture: John 17:17
Denomination: *other
Views: 1,197
Henry Nwaneri avatar
Switching Churches 2
Shared by: Henry Nwaneri on Oct, 2010
Summary: IF love is your main concern even as you move from one church to another, you will consider the following
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 17:11-17
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 929
Glenn Durham avatar
Why Does Jesus Pray for Us?
Shared by: Glenn Durham on May, 2010
Summary: God’s love for his people is seen in the prayers of the Son.
Series: John
based on 10 ratings
Scripture: John 17:6-16
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 3,867
Glenn Durham avatar
How Truth Changes Us
Shared by: Glenn Durham on May, 2010
Summary: God saves our lives by conforming us to his Word by his Spirit.
Series: John
based on 12 ratings
Scripture: John 17:17-19
Denomination: Presbyterian/Reformed
Views: 3,075
Jeff Strite avatar
The Field Manual
Shared by: Jeff Strite on Sep, 2009
Summary: Is the Bible really "truth"? Jesus said it was, but there are people who problems with that. How do we answer their objections?
Larry Bussard avatar
The Bible is Trustworthy
Shared by: Larry Bussard on Jun, 2008
Summary: Demonstration that the Bible is trustworty
based on 2 ratings
Scripture: John 17:17
Views: 802
David Smith avatar
That they may be one (A sermon on John Chapter 17)
Shared by: David Smith on Jun, 2008
Summary: Jesus said, "I am no longer in the world, but they are in the world, and I am coming to you. Holy Father, protect them by your name, the name that you gave me, so that they may be one, as we are one." (John 17:11)
based on 2 ratings
Denomination: Episcopal/Anglican
Views: 5,884
Steven Simala Grant avatar
Engaging Our Culture: A Baptist Case For Involvement
Shared by: Steven Simala Grant on May, 2007
Summary: Exploring some issues in our world and culture from a Christian perspective, to equip us to live as Christians in our world. This first sermon sketches history and makes a case for engaging our culture
based on 3 ratings
Scripture: John 17:14-18
Denomination: Baptist
Views: 1,603
Dan Cormie avatar
"In" but not "Of"
Shared by: Dan Cormie on May, 2007
Summary: Who or what is the church, what does church membership look like, and how is the church to be "in" the world but not "of" it.
based on 10 ratings
Scripture: John 17:14-16
Denomination: Pentecostal
Views: 1,952
Rodney Buchanan avatar
What Is Community?
Shared by: Rodney Buchanan on Apr, 2007
Summary: Living in Christian community means: 1. Unity in love. 2. Focusing on Jesus. 3. We lose ourselves in service.
based on 76 ratings
Scripture: John 17:15-21
Denomination: Methodist
Views: 10,195
Bill Naugle avatar
Determining Truth
Shared by: Bill Naugle on Jan, 2007
Summary: What is truth: John 17:17 “Sanctify them by Your truth. Your word is truth.” Jesus is talking about His teachings, instructions and commands which are taught in the whole Bible. The Bible is the Word of God and all of the scriptures are truth. The Scrip
Scripture: John 17:17
Views: 434
Daniel DeVilder avatar
God's Word Makes All the Difference in the World
Shared by: Daniel DeVilder on Dec, 2006
Summary: God’s Word makes all the difference in the world changing us from “out of reach outsiders” to “outreaching insiders.”
Scripture: John 17:14-19
Views: 1,499
Charles Salmon avatar
No Rubber Crutch
Shared by: Charles Salmon on Oct, 2006
Summary: The Bible is no rubber crutch, but offers real and substantial support for living the Christian life.
based on 1 rating
Scripture: John 17:14-17
Views: 498
Christian Cheong avatar
Prayer of Protection
Shared by: Christian Cheong on Oct, 2006
Summary: In Jesus’ final prayer for His disciples, He prays for their protection, that they will remain faithful, joyful, unscathed, and sanctified. If this were His concerns, these must also be our prayer concerns for one another today.
based on 6 ratings
Scripture: John 17:9-16
Denomination: Independent/Bible
Views: 1,689
Timothy Smith avatar
Does My Faith Background Matter?
Shared by: Timothy Smith on Jun, 2006
Summary: 3rd in a 4 part series dealing with topics that tend to divide people from each other and God.
Series: Great Divide
based on 5 ratings
Scripture: John 17:15-23
Denomination: Christian Church
Views: 750