9 By this the love of God was manifested 1in us, that 2God has sent His only begotten Son into the world so that we might live through Him.

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    • b 4:9 - Or "in our case"
    • c 4:9 - Or "unique," only one of His kind
      10 In this is love, 3not that we loved God, but that 4He loved us and sent His Son to be 5the propitiation for our sins.

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