1 John 3:18-24 NAS

18 1Little children, let us not love with word or with tongue, but in deed and 2truth.

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19 We will know by this that we are 3of the truth, and will assure our heart before Him

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    • i 3:19 - Lit "persuade"
      20 in whatever * * our heart condemns us; for God is greater than our heart and knows all things.

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        • j 3:20 - Or "that if our heart condemns us, that God..."
          21 4Beloved, if our heart does not condemn us, we have 5confidence before God;

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          22 and 6whatever * we ask we receive from Him, because we 7keep His commandments and do 8the things that are pleasing in His sight.

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          23 This is His commandment, that we 9believe in 10the name of His Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, just as 11He commanded * us.

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            • l 3:23 - Or "believe the name"
            • m 3:23 - Lit "gave us a commandment"
              24 The one who 12keeps His commandments 13abides in Him, and He in him. 14We know by this that 15He abides in us, by the Spirit whom He has given us.