Parallel Bible results for 1 John 3

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1 John 3

WYC 1 See ye what manner charity the Father gave to us, that we be named the sons of God, and be his sons. For this thing the world knew not us, for it knew not him [For this thing the world knoweth not us, for it knoweth not him]. NIV 1 How great is the love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him. WYC 2 Most dear brethren, now we be the sons of God, and yet it appeared not, what we shall be. We know, that when he shall appear, we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is. NIV 2 Dear friends, now we are children of God, and what we will be has not yet been made known. But we know that when he appears, we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is. WYC 3 And each man that hath this hope in him, maketh himself holy, as [and] he is holy. NIV 3 Everyone who has this hope in him purifies himself, just as he is pure. WYC 4 Each man that doeth sin, doeth also wickedness, and sin is wickedness. NIV 4 Everyone who sins breaks the law; in fact, sin is lawlessness. WYC 5 And ye know, that he appeared to do away sins, and sin is not in him. NIV 5 But you know that he appeared so that he might take away our sins. And in him is no sin. WYC 6 Each man that dwelleth in him, sinneth not; and each that sinneth, seeth not him, neither knew him. NIV 6 No one who lives in him keeps on sinning. No one who continues to sin has either seen him or known him. WYC 7 Little sons, no man deceive you; he that doeth rightwiseness, is just, as also he is just. NIV 7 Dear children, do not let anyone lead you astray. He who does what is right is righteous, just as he is righteous. WYC 8 He that doeth sin, is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. In this thing the Son of God appeared, that he undo the works of the devil. NIV 8 He who does what is sinful is of the devil, because the devil has been sinning from the beginning. The reason the Son of God appeared was to destroy the devil's work. WYC 9 Each man that is born of God, doeth not sin; for the seed of God dwelleth in him, and he may not do sin [and he may not sin], for he is born of God. NIV 9 No one who is born of God will continue to sin, because God's seed remains in him; he cannot go on sinning, because he has been born of God. WYC 10 In this thing the sons of God be known, and the sons of the fiend. Each man that is not just, is not of God, and he that loveth not his brother [and he that loveth not his brother, is not of God]. NIV 10 This is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Anyone who does not do what is right is not a child of God; nor is anyone who does not love his brother. WYC 11 For this is the telling, that ye heard at the beginning, that ye love each other; NIV 11 This is the message you heard from the beginning: We should love one another. WYC 12 not as Cain, that was of the devil, and slew his brother. And for what thing slew he him? for his works were evil, and his brother's just. NIV 12 Do not be like Cain, who belonged to the evil one and murdered his brother. And why did he murder him? Because his own actions were evil and his brother's were righteous. WYC 13 Brethren, do not ye wonder, if the world hateth you. NIV 13 Do not be surprised, my brothers, if the world hates you. WYC 14 We know, that we be translated from death to life, for we love brethren. He that loveth not, dwelleth in death. NIV 14 We know that we have passed from death to life, because we love our brothers. Anyone who does not love remains in death. WYC 15 Each man that hateth his brother, is a manslayer; and ye know, that each manslayer hath not everlasting life dwelling in him. NIV 15 Anyone who hates his brother is a murderer, and you know that no murderer has eternal life in him. WYC 16 In this thing we have known the charity of God, for he put his life for us, and we owe to put our lives for our brethren. NIV 16 This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers. WYC 17 He that hath the chattel of this world, and seeth that his brother hath need [He that shall have the substance of this world, and shall see his brother have need], and closeth his entrails from him, how dwelleth the charity of God in him? NIV 17 If anyone has material possessions and sees his brother in need but has no pity on him, how can the love of God be in him? WYC 18 My little sons, love we not in word, neither in tongue, but in work and truth. NIV 18 Dear children, let us not love with words or tongue but with actions and in truth. WYC 19 In this thing we know, that we be of truth, and in his sight we admonish our hearts. NIV 19 This then is how we know that we belong to the truth, and how we set our hearts at rest in his presence WYC 20 For if our heart reprove us, God is more than our heart, and knoweth all things. NIV 20 whenever our hearts condemn us. For God is greater than our hearts, and he knows everything. WYC 21 Most dear brethren, if our heart reproveth not us, we have trust to God; NIV 21 Dear friends, if our hearts do not condemn us, we have confidence before God WYC 22 and whatever we shall ask, we shall receive of him, for we keep his commandments, and we do those things that be pleasant before him. NIV 22 and receive from him anything we ask, because we obey his commands and do what pleases him. WYC 23 And this is the commandment of God, that we believe in the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and that we love each other [And this is the commandment of him, that we believe in the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love each other], as he gave behest to us. NIV 23 And this is his command: to believe in the name of his Son, Jesus Christ, and to love one another as he commanded us. WYC 24 And he that keepeth his commandments, dwelleth in him, and he in him. And in this thing we know, that he dwelleth in us, by the Spirit, whom he gave to us. NIV 24 Those who obey his commands live in him, and he in them. And this is how we know that he lives in us: We know it by the Spirit he gave us.