1 John 2:1-6 NAS

Christ Is Our Advocate

1 1My little children, I am 2writing these things to you so that you may not sin. And if anyone sins, 3we have an a4Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous;

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    • a 2:1 - Gr "Paracletos," one called alongside to help; or "Intercessor"
      2 and He Himself is 5the bpropitiation for our sins; and not for ours only, but also 6for those of the whole world.

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      3 7By this we know that we have come to 8know Him, if we 9keep His commandments.

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      4 The one who says, "10I have come to 11know Him," and does not keep His commandments, is a 12liar, and 13the truth is not in him;

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      5 but whoever * 14keeps His word, in him the 15love of God has truly been perfected. 16By this we know that we are in Him:

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      6 the one who says he 17abides in Him 18ought himself to walk in the same manner as He walked.

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