1 John 2:18-28 NAS

18 Children, 1it is the last hour; and just as you heard that 2antichrist is coming, 3even now many antichrists have appeared; from this we know that it is the last hour.
19 4They went out from us, but they were not really of us; for if they had been of us, they would have remained with us; but they went out, 5so that ait would be shown that they all are not of us.

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    • d 2:19 - Lit "they would be revealed"
      20 bBut you have an 6anointing from 7the Holy One, and 8you all know.
      21 I have not written to you because you do not know the truth, but 9because you do know it, and cbecause no * lie is 10of the truth.

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      22 Who is the liar but 11the one who denies that Jesus is the dChrist? This is 12the antichrist, the one who denies the Father and the Son.

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      23 13Whoever denies the Son does not have the Father; the one who confesses the Son has the Father also.

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      24 As for you, let that abide in you which you heard 14from the beginning. If what you heard from the beginning abides in you, you also 15will abide in the Son and in the Father.

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      The Promise Is Eternal Life

      25 16This is the promise which He Himself emade to us: eternal life.

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        • h 2:25 - Lit "promised us"
          26 These things I have written to you concerning those who are trying to 17deceive you.

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          27 As for you, the 18anointing which you received from Him abides in you, and you have no need for anyone to teach you; but as His anointing 19teaches you about all things, and is 20true and is not a lie, and just as it has taught you, fyou abide in Him.

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          28 Now, 21little children, abide in Him, so that when He 22appears, we may have 23confidence and 24not gshrink away from Him in shame hat His 25coming.

          References for 1 John 2:28

            • j 2:28 - Lit "be put to shame from Him"
            • k 2:28 - Or "in His presence"