And 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.
Cross ReferencesJohn 1:12
But to all who did receive Him, to those who believed in His name, He gave the right to become children of God--
While He was in Jerusalem at the Passover Feast, many people saw the signs He was doing and believed in His name.
Whoever believes in Him is not condemned, but whoever does not believe has already been condemned, because he has not believed in the name of God's one and only Son.
Jesus replied, "The work of God is this: to believe in the One He has sent."
A new commandment I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so also you must love one another.
This is My commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.
1 John 2:7
Beloved, I am not writing you a new commandment, but an old one, which you have had from the beginning. This commandment is the message you have heard.
1 John 2:8
Then again, I am also writing you a new commandment, which is true in Him and also in you. For the darkness is fading and the true light is already shining.
1 John 4:15
If anyone confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God.
1 John 5:13
I have written these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God, so that you may know that you have eternal life.
Chapter Outline1. He declares the singular love of God toward us, in making us his sons;
3. who therefore ought obediently to keep his commandments;
11. as also to love one another as brothers.
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