and I give eternal life to them, and they will never perish; and no one will snatch them out of My hand.
(a) Eternal life is living forever in union with Jesus; see entry for John 3:15.
(b) My hand. Jesus holds you and he will never let you go.
“My Father, who has given them to Me, is greater than all; and no one is able to snatch them out of the Father’s hand.
(a) My Father; see entry for John 4:21.
(b) The Father’s hand. In Christ, you are a son forever (John 8:35). Your heavenly Father will never abandon you (Heb. 13:5), never forget you (Is. 49:15). As an heir of God, your future is eternally secure and wonderfully blessed (Rom. 8:17, Gal. 4:7).
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