1 John 2:13

13 I am writing to you, fathers, because you know 1him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men, because 2you have overcome the evil one. I write to you, children, because 3you know the Father.

1 John 2:13 In-Context

11 But whoever hates his brother is in the darkness and walks in the darkness, and does not know where he is going, because the darkness has blinded his eyes.
12 I am writing to you, little children, because your sins are forgiven for his name's sake.
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.
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.
15 Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

Cross References 3

  • 1. [1 John 1:1]
  • 2. Ephesians 6:10; [1 John 5:4, 5]
  • 3. John 14:7
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