1 John 3:21

21 Dear friends, if our hearts do not condemn us, we have confidence before God

1 John 3:21 in Other Translations

KJV
21 Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God.
ESV
21 Beloved, if our heart does not condemn us, we have confidence before God;
NLT
21 Dear friends, if we don’t feel guilty, we can come to God with bold confidence.
MSG
21 And friends, once that's taken care of and we're no longer accusing or condemning ourselves, we're bold and free before God!
CSB
21 Dear friends, if our hearts do not condemn [us] we have confidence before God,

1 John 3:21 In-Context

19 This is how we know that we belong to the truth and how we set our hearts at rest in his presence:
20 If our hearts condemn us, we know that God is greater than our hearts, and he knows everything.
21 Dear friends, if our hearts do not condemn us, we have confidence before God
22 and receive from him anything we ask, because we keep his commands and do what pleases him.
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.

Cross References 2

  • 1. S 1 Corinthians 10:14
  • 2. S Ephesians 3:12; 1 John 5:14
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