1 John 3:24
Parallel Verses
New International Version
The one who keeps God's commands lives in him, and he in them. And this is how we know that he lives in us: We know it by the Spirit he gave us.

New Living Translation
Those who obey God's commandments remain in fellowship with him, and he with them. And we know he lives in us because the Spirit he gave us lives in us.

English Standard Version
Whoever keeps his commandments abides in God, and God in him. And by this we know that he abides in us, by the Spirit whom he has given us.

Berean Study Bible
Whoever keeps His commandments remains in God, and God in him. And by this we know that He remains in us: by the Spirit He has given us.

Berean Literal Bible
And the one keeping His commandments abides in Him, and He in him. And by this we know that He abides in us: by the Spirit whom He has given to us.

New American Standard Bible
The one who keeps His commandments abides in Him, and He in him. We know by this that He abides in us, by the Spirit whom He has given us.

King James Bible
And he that keepeth his commandments dwelleth in him, and he in him. And hereby we know that he abideth in us, by the Spirit which he hath given us.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The one who keeps His commands remains in Him, and He in him. And the way we know that He remains in us is from the Spirit He has given us.

International Standard Version
The person who keeps his commandments abides in God, and God abides in him. This is how we can be sure that he remains in us: he has given us his Spirit.

NET Bible
And the person who keeps his commandments resides in God, and God in him. Now by this we know that God resides in us: by the Spirit he has given us.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And whoever keeps his commandments is kept by him and he dwells in him, and by this we perceive that he lodges in us, from his Spirit, that one whom he has given to us.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Those who obey Christ's commandments live in God, and God lives in them. We know that he lives in us because he has given us the Spirit.

New American Standard 1977
And the one who keeps His commandments abides in Him, and He in him. And we know by this that He abides in us, by the Spirit whom He has given us.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And he that keeps his commandments dwells in him, and he in him. And in this we know that he abides in us, by the Spirit which he has given us.

King James 2000 Bible
And he that keeps his commandments dwells in him, and he in him. And by this we know that he abides in us, by the Spirit whom he has given us.

American King James Version
And he that keeps his commandments dwells in him, and he in him. And hereby we know that he stays in us, by the Spirit which he has given us.

American Standard Version
And he that keepeth his commandments abideth in him, and he in him. And hereby we know that he abideth in us, by the Spirit which he gave us.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he that keepeth his commandments, abideth in him, and he in him. And in this we know that he abideth in us, by the Spirit which he hath given us.

Darby Bible Translation
And he that keeps his commandments abides in him, and he in him. And hereby we know that he abides in us, by the Spirit which he has given to us.

English Revised Version
And he that keepeth his commandments abideth in him, and he in him. And hereby we know that he abideth in us, by the Spirit which he gave us.

Webster's Bible Translation
And he that keepeth his commandments, dwelleth in him, and he in him. And by this we know that he abideth in us, by the Spirit which he hath given us.

Weymouth New Testament
The man who obeys His commands continues in union with God, and God continues in union with him; and through His Spirit whom He has given us we can know that He continues in union with us.

World English Bible
He who keeps his commandments remains in him, and he in him. By this we know that he remains in us, by the Spirit which he gave us.

Young's Literal Translation
and he who is keeping His commands, in Him he doth remain, and He in him; and in this we know that He doth remain in us, from the Spirit that He gave us.
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
3:22-24 When believers had confidence towards God, through the Spirit of adoption, and by faith in the great High Priest, they might ask what they would of their reconciled Father. They would receive it, if good for them. And as good-will to men was proclaimed from heaven, so good-will to men, particularly to the brethren, must be in the hearts of those who go to God and heaven. He who thus follows Christ, dwells in Him as his ark, refuge, and rest, and in the Father through him. This union between Christ and the souls of believers, is by the Spirit he has given them. A man may believe that God is gracious before he knows it; yet when faith has laid hold on the promises, it sets reason to work. This Spirit of God works a change; in all true Christians it changes from the power of Satan to the power of God. Consider, believer, how it changes thy heart. Dost not thou long for peace with God? Wouldst thou not forego all the world for it? No profit, pleasure, or preferment shall hinder thee from following Christ. This salvation is built upon Divine testimony, even the Spirit of God.
Study Bible
Love One Another
23And this is His commandment: that we should believe in the name of His Son, Jesus Christ, and we should love one another just as He commanded us. 24Whoever keeps His commandments remains in God, and God in him. And by this we know that He remains in us: by the Spirit He has given us.
Cross References
John 6:56
Whoever eats My flesh and drinks My blood remains in Me, and I in him.

John 10:38
But if I am doing them, even though you do not believe Me, believe the works themselves, so that you may know and understand that the Father is in Me, and I in the Father."

John 14:17
the Spirit of truth. The world cannot receive Him, because it neither sees Him nor knows Him. But you do know Him, for He abides with you and He will be in you.

Romans 8:9
You, however, are controlled not by the flesh, but by the Spirit, if the Spirit of God lives in you. And if anyone does not have the Spirit of Christ, he does not belong to Christ.

Romans 8:14
For all who are led by the Spirit of God are sons of God.

1 Thessalonians 4:8
Anyone, then, who rejects this command does not reject man but God, the very One who gives you His Holy Spirit.

1 John 2:3
By this we can be sure that we have come to know Him: if we keep His commandments.

1 John 2:5
But if anyone keeps His word, the love of God has been truly perfected in him. By this we know that we are in Him:

1 John 2:6
Whoever claims to abide in Him must walk as Jesus walked.

1 John 2:24
As for you, let what you have heard from the beginning remain in you. If it does, you will also remain in the Son and in the Father.
Treasury of Scripture

And he that keeps his commandments dwells in him, and he in him. And hereby we know that he stays in us, by the Spirit which he has given us.

he that.

1 John 3:22 And whatever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, …

John 14:21-23 He that has my commandments, and keeps them, he it is that loves …

John 15:7-10 If you abide in me, and my words abide in you, you shall ask what …

dwelleth.

1 John 4:7,12,15,16 Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one …

John 6:54-56 Whoever eats my flesh, and drinks my blood, has eternal life; and …

John 17:21 That they all may be one; as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, …

1 Corinthians 3:16 Know you not that you are the temple of God, and that the Spirit …

1 Corinthians 6:19 What? know you not that your body is the temple of the Holy Ghost …

2 Corinthians 6:16 And what agreement has the temple of God with idols? for you are …

2 Timothy 1:14 That good thing which was committed to you keep by the Holy Ghost …

we.

1 John 4:13 Hereby know we that we dwell in him, and he in us, because he has …

Romans 8:9-17 But you are not in the flesh, but in the Spirit, if so be that the …

Galatians 4:5,6 To redeem them that were under the law, that we might receive the …

Jump to Previous
Abide Abides Abideth Commandments Commands Continues Dwelleth Hereby Keepeth Keeping Keeps Live Obey Obeys Spirit Union
Jump to Next
Abide Abides Abideth Commandments Commands Continues Dwelleth Hereby Keepeth Keeping Keeps Live Obey Obeys Spirit Union
Links
1 John 3:24 NIV
1 John 3:24 NLT
1 John 3:24 ESV
1 John 3:24 NASB
1 John 3:24 KJV

1 John 3:24 Biblia Paralela
1 John 3:24 Chinese Bible
1 John 3:24 French Bible
1 John 3:24 German Bible

Alphabetical: abides and by commandments commands gave given has he him his how in is it keeps know live lives obey one Spirit that the them this Those us we who whom

NT Letters: 1 John 3:24 He who keeps his commandments remains (1J iJ 1Jn i jn 1 jo) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools
1 John 3:23
Top of Page
Top of Page