1 John 3:7-8 NIV

7 Dear children, do not let anyone lead you astray. The one who does what is right is righteous, just as he is righteous.

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8 The one who does what is sinful is of the devil, because the devil has been sinning from the beginning. The reason the Son of God appeared was to destroy the devil’s work.

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      • a 3:2 - Or "when it is made known"
      • b 3:13 - The Greek word for "brothers and sisters" ("adelphoi" ) refers here to believers, both men and women, as part of God’s family; also in verse 16.