New Defender's Study Bible Notes
21:25 the books. This apparently hyperbolic statement is actually quite realistic. The four gospels only record what Jesus began both to do and teach (Acts 1:1). These works and words have been continued throughout the world for two thousand years by all those in whom Christ dwells by the Holy Spirit. If every such person could write a complete autobiography about all that the indwelling Spirit of Christ has done in and through him, the number of books would indeed be astronomical. And this will continue throughout eternity!