1 John 5:11-12

11 And the testimony is this, that God has given us 1eternal life, and 2this life is in His Son.
12 3He who has the Son has the life; he who does not have the Son of God does not have the life.

1 John 5:11-12 In-Context

9 If we receive the testimony of men, the testimony of God is greater; for the testimony of God is this, that He has testified concerning His Son.
10 The one who believes in the Son of God has the testimony in himself; the one who does not believe God has made Him a liar, because he has not believed in the testimony that God has given concerning His Son.
11 And the testimony is this, that God has given us eternal life, and this life is in His Son.
12 He who has the Son has the life; he who does not have the Son of God does not have the life.
13 These things I have written to you who believe in the name of the Son of God, so that you may know that you have eternal life.
14 This is the confidence which we have before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us.

Cross References 3

  • 1. John 3:36; 1 John 1:2; 1 John 2:25; 1 John 4:9; 1 John 5:13, 20
  • 2. John 1:4
  • 3. John 3:15f, 36
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