Parallel Bible results for 1 John 4:7-16

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1 John 4:7-16

NRS 7 Beloved, let us love one another, because love is from God; everyone who loves is born of God and knows God. NIV 7 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. NRS 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, for God is love. NIV 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. NRS 9 God's love was revealed among us in this way: God sent his only Son into the world so that we might live through him. NIV 9 This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him. NRS 10 In this is love, not that we loved God but that he loved us and sent his Son to be the atoning sacrifice for our sins. NIV 10 This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins. NRS 11 Beloved, since God loved us so much, we also ought to love one another. NIV 11 Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another. NRS 12 No one has ever seen God; if we love one another, God lives in us, and his love is perfected in us. NIV 12 No one has ever seen God; but if we love one another, God lives in us and his love is made complete in us. NRS 13 By this we know that we abide in him and he in us, because he has given us of his Spirit. NIV 13 We know that we live in him and he in us, because he has given us of his Spirit. NRS 14 And we have seen and do testify that the Father has sent his Son as the Savior of the world. NIV 14 And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent his Son to be the Savior of the world. NRS 15 God abides in those who confess that Jesus is the Son of God, and they abide in God. NIV 15 If anyone acknowledges that Jesus is the Son of God, God lives in him and he in God. NRS 16 So we have known and believe the love that God has for us. God is love, and those who abide in love abide in God, and God abides in them. NIV 16 And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in him.