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If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.
We proclaim to you what we have seen and heard, so that you also may have fellowship with us. And our fellowship is with the Father and with his Son, Jesus Christ.
If we claim to be without sin, we deceive ourselves and the truth is not in us.
That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked at and our hands have touched—this we proclaim concerning the Word of life.
The life appeared; we have seen it and testify to it, and we proclaim to you the eternal life, which was with the Father and has appeared to us.
If we claim we have not sinned, we make him out to be a liar and his word is not in us.
We write this to make our joy complete.
This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all.
If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth.
But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus, his Son, purifies us from all sin.
This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins.
This is how we know that we live in him and he in us: He has given us of his Spirit.
If anyone acknowledges that Jesus is the Son of God, God lives in them and they in God.
I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you have eternal life.
We accept human testimony, but God’s testimony is greater because it is the testimony of God, which he has given about his Son.
Whoever has the Son has life; whoever does not have the Son of God does not have life.
If you see any brother or sister commit a sin that does not lead to death, you should pray and God will give them life. I refer to those whose sin does not lead to death. There is a sin that leads to death. I am not saying that you should pray about that.
Dear children, keep yourselves from idols.
Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth.
All wrongdoing is sin, and there is sin that does not lead to death.
We know that we are children of God, and that the whole world is under the control of the evil one.
Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.
And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in them.
This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.
And this is the testimony: God has given us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.