1 John 5:1-10 NKJV

1 Whoever believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves Him who begot also loves him who is begotten of Him.
2 By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and keep His commandments.
3 For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments. And His commandments are not burdensome.
4 For whatever is born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that has overcome the world--our a faith.

References for 1 John 5:4

    • n 5:4 - M-Text reads your.
      5 Who is he who overcomes the world, but he who believes that Jesus is the Son of God?
      6 This is He who came by water and blood--Jesus Christ; not only by water, but by water and blood. And it is the Spirit who bears witness, because the Spirit is truth.
      7 For there are three that bear witness in heaven: the Father, the Word, and the Holy Spirit; and these three are one.
      8 And there are three that bear witness on earth: b the Spirit, the water, and the blood; and these three agree as one.

      References for 1 John 5:8

        • o 5:8 - NU-Text and M-Text omit the words from in heaven (1 John 5:7) through on earth (1 John 5:8). Only four or five very late manuscripts contain these words in Greek.
          9 If we receive the witness of men, the witness of God is greater; for this is the witness of God which c He has testified of His Son.

          References for 1 John 5:9

            • p 5:9 - NU-Text reads God, that.
              10 He who believes in the Son of God has the witness in himself; he who does not believe God has made Him a liar, because he has not believed the testimony that God has given of His Son.