Bible VersionsNIV1 John 4:8; 1 John 4:16
1 John 4:8; 1 John 4:16 (New International Version)
Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.
And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in him.
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