1 John 4:9-11 NIV

9 This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Sona1 into the world that we might live through him.2

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    • b 4:9 - Or "his only begotten Son"
      10 This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us3 and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice forb our sins.4

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        • c 4:10 - Or "as the one who would turn aside his wrath, taking away"
          11 Dear friends,5 since God so loved us,6 we also ought to love one another.7

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