Parallel Bible results for 1 John 2

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1 John 2

ASV 1 My little children, these things write I unto you that ye may not sin. And if any man sin, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous: NIV 1 My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have one who speaks to the Father in our defense--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. ASV 2 and he is the propitiation for our sins; and not for ours only, but also for the whole world. NIV 2 He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for ours but also for the sins of the whole world. ASV 3 And hereby we know that we know him, if we keep his commandments. NIV 3 We know that we have come to know him if we obey his commands. ASV 4 He that saith, I know him, and keepeth not his commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him; NIV 4 The man who says, "I know him," but does not do what he commands is a liar, and the truth is not in him. ASV 5 but whoso keepeth his word, in him verily hath the love of God been perfected. Hereby we know that we are in him: NIV 5 But if anyone obeys his word, God's love is truly made complete in him. This is how we know we are in him: ASV 6 he that saith he abideth in him ought himself also to walk even as he walked. NIV 6 Whoever claims to live in him must walk as Jesus did. ASV 7 Beloved, no new commandment write I unto you, but an old commandment which ye had from the beginning: the old commandment is the word which ye heard. NIV 7 Dear friends, I am not writing you a new command but an old one, which you have had since the beginning. This old command is the message you have heard. ASV 8 Again, a new commandment write I unto you, which thing is true in him and in you; because the darkness is passing away, and the true light already shineth. NIV 8 Yet I am writing you a new command; its truth is seen in him and you, because the darkness is passing and the true light is already shining. ASV 9 He that saith he is in the light and hateth his brother, is in the darkness even until now. NIV 9 Anyone who claims to be in the light but hates his brother is still in the darkness. ASV 10 He that loveth his brother abideth in the light, and there is no occasion of stumbling in him. NIV 10 Whoever loves his brother lives in the light, and there is nothing in him to make him stumble. ASV 11 But he that hateth his brother is in the darkness, and walketh in the darkness, and knoweth not whither he goeth, because the darkness hath blinded his eyes. NIV 11 But whoever hates his brother is in the darkness and walks around in the darkness; he does not know where he is going, because the darkness has blinded him. ASV 12 I write unto you, [my] little children, because your sins are forgiven you for his name's sake. NIV 12 I write to you, dear children, because your sins have been forgiven on account of his name. ASV 13 I write unto you, fathers, because ye know him who is from the beginning. I write unto you, young men, because ye have overcome the evil one. I have written unto you, little children, because ye know the Father. NIV 13 I write to you, fathers, because you have known him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one. I write to you, dear children, because you have known the Father. ASV 14 I have written unto you, fathers, because ye know him who is from the beginning. I have written unto you, young men, because ye are strong, and the word of God abideth in you, and ye have overcome the evil one. NIV 14 I write to you, fathers, because you have known him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong, and the word of God lives in you, and you have overcome the evil one. ASV 15 Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him. NIV 15 Do not love the world or anything in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him. ASV 16 For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh and the lust of the eyes and the vain glory of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world. NIV 16 For everything in the world--the cravings of sinful man, the lust of his eyes and the boasting of what he has and does--comes not from the Father but from the world. ASV 17 And the world passeth away, and the lust thereof: but he that doeth the will of God abideth for ever. NIV 17 The world and its desires pass away, but the man who does the will of God lives forever. ASV 18 Little children, it is the last hour: and as ye heard that antichrist cometh, even now have there arisen many antichrists; whereby we know that it is the last hour. NIV 18 Dear children, this is the last hour; and as you have heard that the antichrist is coming, even now many antichrists have come. This is how we know it is the last hour. ASV 19 They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would have continued with us: but [they went out], that they might be made manifest that they all are not of us. NIV 19 They went out from us, but they did not really belong to us. For if they had belonged to us, they would have remained with us; but their going showed that none of them belonged to us. ASV 20 And ye have an anointing from the Holy One, and ye know all the things. NIV 20 But you have an anointing from the Holy One, and all of you know the truth. ASV 21 I have not written unto you because ye know not the truth, but because ye know it, and because no lie is of the truth. NIV 21 I do not write to you because you do not know the truth, but because you do know it and because no lie comes from the truth. ASV 22 Who is the liar but he that denieth that Jesus is the Christ? This is the antichrist, [even] he that denieth the Father and the Son. NIV 22 Who is the liar? It is the man who denies that Jesus is the Christ. Such a man is the antichrist--he denies the Father and the Son. ASV 23 Whosoever denieth the Son, the same hath not the Father: he that confesseth the Son hath the Father also. NIV 23 No one who denies the Son has the Father; whoever acknowledges the Son has the Father also. ASV 24 As for you, let that abide in you which ye heard from the beginning. If that which ye heard from the beginning abide in you, ye also shall abide in the Son, and in the Father. NIV 24 See that what you have heard from the beginning remains in you. If it does, you also will remain in the Son and in the Father. ASV 25 And this is the promise which he promised us, [even] the life eternal. NIV 25 And this is what he promised us--even eternal life. ASV 26 These things have I written unto you concerning them that would lead you astray. NIV 26 I am writing these things to you about those who are trying to lead you astray. ASV 27 And as for you, the anointing which ye received of him abideth in you, and ye need not that any one teach you; but as his anointing teacheth you; concerning all things, and is true, and is no lie, and even as it taught you, ye abide in him. NIV 27 As for you, the anointing you received from him remains in you, and you do not need anyone to teach you. But as his anointing teaches you about all things and as that anointing is real, not counterfeit--just as it has taught you, remain in him. ASV 28 And now, [my] little children, abide in him; that, if he shall be manifested, we may have boldness, and not be ashamed before him at his coming. NIV 28 And now, dear children, continue in him, so that when he appears we may be confident and unashamed before him at his coming. ASV 29 If ye know that he is righteous, ye know that every one also that doeth righteousness is begotten of him. NIV 29 If you know that he is righteous, you know that everyone who does what is right has been born of him.