Concluding Affirmations

13 I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you have eternal life.

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14 This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.

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15 And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him.

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      16 If you see any brother or sister commit a sin that does not lead to death, you should pray and God will give them life. I refer to those whose sin does not lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I am not saying that you should pray about that.

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      17 All wrongdoing is sin, and there is sin that does not lead to death.

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