3 John 1:1
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English Standard Version
The elder to the beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth.

King James Bible
The elder unto the wellbeloved Gaius, whom I love in the truth.

American Standard Version
The elder unto Gaius the beloved, whom I love in truth.

Douay-Rheims Bible
The ancient to the dearly beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth.

English Revised Version
The elder unto Gaius the beloved, whom I love in truth.

Webster's Bible Translation
The elder to the well-beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth.

Weymouth New Testament
The Elder to his dear friend Gaius. Truly I love you.

3 John 1:1 Parallel
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Vincent's Word Studies

The elder

See on 2 John 1:1.

Gaius

The name occurs several times in the New Testament, as Acts 19:29; Acts 20:4; Romans 16:23; 1 Corinthians 1:14. The person addressed here cannot be identified.

The well-beloved

Rev., the beloved. In the Greek order the name comes first. Gaius the beloved.

In the truth (ἐν αληθείᾳ)

Rev., properly, omitting the article, in truth. See on 2 John 1:4.

3 John 1:1 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

A. D.

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4094.
elder. See on

2 John 1:1 The elder to the elect lady and her children, whom I love in the truth; and not I only, but also all they that have known the truth;

the well-beloved.

Acts 19:29 And the whole city was filled with confusion: and having caught Gaius and Aristarchus, men of Macedonia, Paul's companions in travel...

Acts 20:4 And there accompanied him into Asia Sopater of Berea; and of the Thessalonians, Aristarchus and Secundus; and Gaius of Derbe...

Romans 16:23 Gaius my host, and of the whole church, salutes you. Erastus the chamberlain of the city salutes you, and Quartus a brother.

1 Corinthians 1:14 I thank God that I baptized none of you, but Crispus and Gaius;

whom.

1 John 3:18 My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth.

See on

2 John 1:1 The elder to the elect lady and her children, whom I love in the truth; and not I only, but also all they that have known the truth;

in the truth. or, truly.

Cross References
Acts 11:30
And they did so, sending it to the elders by the hand of Barnabas and Saul.

Acts 19:29
So the city was filled with the confusion, and they rushed together into the theater, dragging with them Gaius and Aristarchus, Macedonians who were Paul's companions in travel.

Acts 20:4
Sopater the Berean, son of Pyrrhus, accompanied him; and of the Thessalonians, Aristarchus and Secundus; and Gaius of Derbe, and Timothy; and the Asians, Tychicus and Trophimus.

Romans 16:23
Gaius, who is host to me and to the whole church, greets you. Erastus, the city treasurer, and our brother Quartus, greet you.

1 Corinthians 1:14
I thank God that I baptized none of you except Crispus and Gaius,

1 Peter 5:1
So I exhort the elders among you, as a fellow elder and a witness of the sufferings of Christ, as well as a partaker in the glory that is going to be revealed:

1 John 3:18
Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.

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