King James Bible (kjv)

Chapter
John 1 3

Book of John 1 - Chapter 3

John 1 3:1

Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not.

John 1 3:2

Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.

John 1 3:3

And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.

John 1 3:4

Whosoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law.

John 1 3:5

And ye know that he was manifested to take away our sins; and in him is no sin.

John 1 3:6

Whosoever abideth in him sinneth not: whosoever sinneth hath not seen him, neither known him.

John 1 3:7

Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.

John 1 3:8

He that committeth sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil.

John 1 3:9

Whosoever is born of God doth not commit sin; for his seed remaineth in him: and he cannot sin, because he is born of God.

John 1 3:10

In this the children of God are manifest, and the children of the devil: whosoever doeth not righteousness is not of God, neither he that loveth not his brother.

John 1 3:11

For this is the message that ye heard from the beginning, that we should love one another.

John 1 3:12

Not as Cain, [who] was of that wicked one, and slew his brother. And wherefore slew he him? Because his own works were evil, and his brother's righteous.

John 1 3:13

Marvel not, my brethren, if the world hate you.

John 1 3:14

We know that we have passed from death unto life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not [his] brother abideth in death.

John 1 3:15

Whosoever hateth his brother is a murderer: and ye know that no murderer hath eternal life abiding in him.

John 1 3:16

Hereby perceive we the love [of God], because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down [our] lives for the brethren.

John 1 3:17

But whoso hath this world's good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his bowels [of compassion] from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him?

John 1 3:18

My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth.

John 1 3:19

And hereby we know that we are of the truth, and shall assure our hearts before him.

John 1 3:20

For if our heart condemn us, God is greater than our heart, and knoweth all things.

John 1 3:21

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, [then] have we confidence toward God.

John 1 3:22

And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.

John 1 3:23

And this is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as he gave us commandment.

John 1 3:24

And he that keepeth his commandments dwelleth in him, and he in him. And hereby we know that he abideth in us, by the Spirit which he hath given us.