Parallel Bible results for 1 John 2:12-17

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1 John 2:12-17

RSV 12 I am writing to you, little children, because your sins are forgiven for his sake. NIV 12 I write to you, dear children, because your sins have been forgiven on account of his name. RSV 13 I am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one. I write to you, children, because you 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. RSV 14 I write to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong, and the word of God abides in you, and you 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. RSV 15 Do not love the world or the things in the world. If any one loves the world, love for 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. RSV 16 For all that is in the world, the lust of the flesh and the lust of the eyes and the pride 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. RSV 17 And the world passes away, and the lust of it; but he who does the will of God abides for ever. NIV 17 The world and its desires pass away, but the man who does the will of God lives forever.