1 John 3:8-10 NIV

8 He who does what is sinful is of the devil,1 because the devil has been sinning from the beginning. The reason the Son of God2 appeared was to destroy the devil's work.3

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      9 No one who is born of God4 will continue to sin,5 because God's seed6 remains in him; he cannot go on sinning, because he has been born of God.

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      10 This is how we know who the children of God7 are and who the children of the devil8 are: Anyone who does not do what is right is not a child of God; nor is anyone who does not love9 his brother.10

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