16Ifanyonesees his brotheracommitting a sin not leading to death, 1he shall ask and bGod will for him givelife to those who commitsin not leading to death. 2There is a sin leading to death ; 3I do not say that he should makerequest for this.
174Allunrighteousness is sin, and 5there is a sin not leading to death.
186We know that 7noone who is cborn of Godsins ; but He who was dborn of God8keeps him, and 9the evilone does not 10touch him.
1911We know that 12we are of God, and that 13the wholeworldlies in the power of the evilone.
And 14we know that 15the Son of Godhascome, and has 16given us understandingso that we may know17Him who is true ; and we 18are in Him who is true, in His SonJesusChrist. 19This is the trueGod and 20eternallife.
2121Littlechildren, guardyourselves from 22idols.