Try it free for 30 days. 1 a The elder to the beloved Gaius, b whom I love in truth. 1 John 4:2 2 By this you know the Spirit of God: y every spirit that confesses that z Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is from God, Read more Share Copy 4:4; Phil. 49; ch. 1 John 5:3 English Standard Version (ESV). 45 Philip found Nathanael and said to him, “We have found him of whom Moses in the Law and also the prophets wrote, Jesus of Nazareth, the son of Joseph.” 46 Nathanael said to him, “Can anything good come out of Nazareth?” Philip said to him, “Come and see.” 47 Jesus saw Nathanael coming toward him and said of him, “Behold, an Israelite indeed, in whom there is no deceit!” 48 Nathanael said to him, “How do you know me?” Jesus answered him, “Before Philip called you, when you were under the fig tree, I saw you.” 49 Nathanael answered him, “Rabbi, you are the Son of God! 5:37; 6:46; Ex. 20:16; Mark 10:51], “Rabbi” (which means Teacher), “where are you staying?”. 3:15; Matt. 3 See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. 3 All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. 1:4, 8, 17; 3:14; 21:6; 22:13], ver. 2:7, 8; Col. 1:22; 1 Tim. That which has been made was life in him. 33:20; Col. 1:15; 1 Tim. 1 John 5 3 See y what kind of love the Father has given to us , that we should be called z children of God ; and so we are . 6 There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. 20:16; Mark 10:51], For ver. 19:13; [Heb. He was not the light, but came to bear witness about the light. 1:2, Rom. 13:11; [ch. 1 john 4:7-21 ESV - God Is Love - Beloved, let us love one - Bible Gateway God Is Love - Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. Footnotes. If we say we have no sin, we deceive ourselves, and the truth is not in us. Rom. 1 # John 1:12 Everyone who believes that # ch. Jesus turned and saw them following and said to them, ver. Unlike most NT letters, 1 John does not tell us who its author is. 12:3; Isa. 27:11, 42; [Zech. 3:11 let us love one another, for love is from God, and # ch. 25 They asked him, “Then why are you baptizing, if you are neither the Christ, nor Elijah, nor the Prophet?” 26 John answered them, “I baptize with water, but among you stands one you do not know, 27 even he who comes after me, the strap of whose sandal I am not worthy to untie.” 28 These things took place in Bethany across the Jordan, where John was baptizing. 3 For # 2 John 6; See John 14:15 this is the love of God, that we # See ch. This summary of the book of 1 John provides information about the title, author(s), date of writing, chronology, theme, theology, outline, a brief overview, and the chapters of the Book of 1 John. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. 1 John 3:9–10 9 s No one born of God makes a practice of sinning, for God’s 2 seed abides in him; and he cannot keep on sinning, because he has been born of God. 43 The next day Jesus decided to go to Galilee. 3 For I rejoiced greatly when the brothers [] came and testified to your truth, as indeed you are walking in the truth. 14 And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, glory as of the only Son[d] from the Father, full of grace and truth. 3 John Greeting. John uses the word in a peculiar sense, here, and in John 1:14; and, in this sense, in these two passages only. 8; ch. 16:3; 1 John 3:1] the world did not know him. 3 All things were made through him, and without him was not any thing made that was made. 1:5; John 4:24] God is love. 4 For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world. 9 In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him. The next day again John was standing with two of his disciples. 1:4, 8, 17; 3:14; 21:6; 22:13] In the beginning was #Rev. 27:11, 42; [Zech. 38 Jesus turned and saw them following and said to them, “What are you seeking?” And they said to him, “Rabbi” (which means Teacher), “where are you staying?” 39 He said to them, “Come and you will see.” So they came and saw where he was staying, and they stayed with him that day, for it was about the tenth hour. 9 The true light, which gives light to everyone, was coming into the world. 18 No one has ever seen God; the only God,[f] who is at the Father's side,[g] he has made him known. Nathanael and said to him, “We have found him of whom, Moses in the Law and also the prophets wrote, Jesus, “Can anything good come out of Nazareth?” Philip said to him, “Come and see.”. 1:4, 8, 17; 3:14; 21:6; 22:13], ver. Beloved, we are God's children now, and what we will be has not yet a... Read verse in English Standard Version 2 He was in the beginning with God. 7 Beloved, # ch. 1 John 5:4 English Standard Version (ESV). English Standard Version Update. 1 My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. Take notes, highlights, and favorites to share or document personal thoughts. 14 “Let not your hearts be troubled. 7 Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. These things took place in Bethany across the Jordan, where John was baptizing. 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy. with water said to me, ‘He on whom you see the Spirit descend and remain, Matt. The nearest approach to it is in Revelation 19:13, where the conqueror is called the Word of God; and it is recalled in the phrases Word of Life, and the Life was manifested (1 John 1:1, 1 John 1… 3:11 let us love one another, for love is from God, and # ch. 10; Ps. 42 He brought him to Jesus. witness, to bear witness about the light. 16:26; 1 Tim. 3:2, 26; 6:25; [ch. Try it for 30 days FREE. Bible > ESV > 1 John 4 1 John 4 English Standard Version: Par Test the Spirits. Last Week's Top Questions . 8 He was not the light, but came to bear witness about the light. Gen. 1:1; [Col. 1:17; 1 John 1:1; Rev. English Standard Version (ESV) NIV KJV ESV NKJV. He found Philip and said to him. 1 In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God. He found Philip and said to him, “Follow me.” 44 Now Philip was from Bethsaida, the city of Andrew and Peter. 2:5; 3:24; 4:13 By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and obey his commandments. Are you Elijah?” He said, “I am not.” “Are you the Prophet?” And he answered, “No.” 22 So they said to him, “Who are you? 12 But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God, 13 who were born, not of blood nor of the will of the flesh nor of the will of man, but of God. 2:11; Luke 9:32; 2 Pet. He was in the beginning with God. 3:28; Acts 13:25; [Luke 3:15], Matt. 3:2, 26; 6:25; [ch. 3:28; Acts 13:25; [Luke 3:15], He confessed, and did not deny, but confessed, “I am not the Christ.”, Are you Elijah?” He said, “I am not.” “Are you, So they said to him, “Who are you? 1 Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world. Philip was from Bethsaida, the city of Andrew and Peter. I am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. You are the King of Israel!” 50 Jesus answered him, “Because I said to you, ‘I saw you under the fig tree,’ do you believe? You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. 1 John 2 English Standard Version Christ Our Advocate 1 My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. 3:5, 8; Rom. 1 John. 2:13, 14] from the beginning, # Acts 4:20 which we have heard, # John 19:35 which we have seen with our eyes, # ch. The reason why a the world does not know us is that b it did not know him . 1 The elder to the beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth. Bible > ESV > John 1 ... 6 There was a man sent from God, whose name was John. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love. This is the New King James Version of the New Testament book of 1 John. Believe in God; [] believe also in me. Get an Answer. 3:11; Mark 1:8; Luke 3:16; Acts 1:5, And I have seen and have borne witness that this is the Son. 2:3 keep his commandments. 53:7; Acts 8:32; 1 Pet. 4 f In him was life, 1 and g the life was the light of men. 33:6; 1 Cor. Jesus looked at him and said, “You are Simon the son of John. 10 By this it is evident who are the children of God, and who are the children of the devil: whoever does not practice righteousness is not of God, t nor is the one who u does not love his brother. 1 John. 3:11; Mark 1:8; Luke 3:16; Acts 1:5, ver. 10 By this it is evident who are the children of God, and who are the children of the devil: whoever does not practice righteousness is not of God, t nor is the one who u does not love his brother. 7 Beloved, # ch. You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. 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