1 John 2:7-11 NRS

7 Beloved, I am writing you no new commandment, but an old commandment that you have had from the beginning; the old commandment is the word that you have heard.
8 Yet I am writing you a new commandment that is true in him and in you, because a the darkness is passing away and the true light is already shining.

References for 1 John 2:8

    • b 2:8 - Or [that]
      9 Whoever says, "I am in the light," while hating a brother or sister, b is still in the darkness.

      References for 1 John 2:9

        • c 2:9 - Gk [hating a brother]
          10 Whoever loves a brother or sister c lives in the light, and in such a person d there is no cause for stumbling.

          References for 1 John 2:10

            • d 2:10 - Gk [loves a brother]
            • e 2:10 - Or [in it]
              11 But whoever hates another believer e is in the darkness, walks in the darkness, and does not know the way to go, because the darkness has brought on blindness.

              References for 1 John 2:11

                • f 2:11 - Gk [hates a brother]