My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you will not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate before the Father--Jesus Christ, the Righteous One.
Cross ReferencesJohn 13:33
Little children, I am with you only a little while longer. You will look for Me, and as I said to the Jews, so now I say to you: 'Where I am going, you cannot come.'
And I will ask the Father, and He will give you another Advocate to be with you forever--
Which of the prophets did your fathers fail to persecute? They even killed those who foretold the coming of the Righteous One. And now you are His betrayers and murderers--
For if, when we were enemies of God, we were reconciled to Him through the death of His Son, how much more, having been reconciled, shall we be saved through His life!
Who is there to condemn us? For Christ Jesus, who died, and more than that was raised to life, is at the right hand of God--and He is interceding for us.
1 Corinthians 4:14
I am not writing this to shame you, but to warn you as my beloved children.
My children, for whom I am again in the pains of childbirth until Christ is formed in you,
1 Timothy 2:5
For there is one God and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus,
Therefore He is able to save completely those who draw near to God through Him, since He always lives to intercede for them.
For Christ did not enter a man-made copy of the true sanctuary, but He entered heaven itself, now to appear on our behalf in the presence of God.
1 John 1:4
We write these things so that our joy may be complete.
1 John 2:12
I am writing to you, little children, because your sins have been forgiven through His name.
1 John 2:28
And now, little children, remain in Him, so that when He appears, we may be confident and unashamed before Him at His coming.
1 John 3:7
Little children, let no one deceive you: The one who practices righteousness is righteous, just as Christ is righteous.
1 John 3:18
Little children, let us love not in word and speech, but in action and truth.
1 John 4:4
You, little children, are from God and have overcome them, because greater is He who is in you than he who is in the world.
1 John 5:17
All unrighteousness is sin, yet there is sin that does not lead to death.
1 John 5:21
Little children, keep yourselves from idols.
3 John 1:4
I have no greater joy than to hear that my children are walking in the truth.
Chapter Outline1. He comforts them against the sins of infirmity.
3. Rightly to know God is to keep his commandments;
9. to love our brothers;
15. and not to love the world.
18. We must beware of antichrists;
20. from whose deceits the godly are safe, preserved by perseverance in faith, and holiness of life.
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1 John 2:12, 13
1 John 3:7, 18
1 John 4:4
1 John 5:21
1 Corinthians 4:14, 15
1 John 1:3, 4
1 Timothy 3:14
Romans 6:1, 2, 15
1 Corinthians 15:34
1 Peter 1:15-19
1 Peter 4:1-3
1 John 1:8-10
1 Timothy 2:5
Hebrews 7:24, 25
John 5:19-26, 36
1 John 2:29
1 John 3:5
2 Corinthians 5:21
1 Peter 2:22
1 Peter 3:18
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