Parallel Bible results for 1 John 4:17-19

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1 John 4:17-19

NRS 17 Love has been perfected among us in this: that we may have boldness on the day of judgment, because as he is, so are we in this world. NIV 17 In this way, love is made complete among us so that we will have confidence on the day of judgment, because in this world we are like him. NRS 18 There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear; for fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not reached perfection in love. NIV 18 There is no fear in love. But perfect love drives out fear, because fear has to do with punishment. The one who fears is not made perfect in love. NRS 19 We love because he first loved us. NIV 19 We love because he first loved us.