As for you, let that abide in you which you heard from the beginning If what you heard from the beginning abides in you, you also will abide in the Son and in the Father.
Jesus answered and said to him, "If anyone loves Me, he will keep My word; and My Father will love him, and We will come to him and make Our abode with him.
what we have seen and heard we proclaim to you also, so that you too may have fellowship with us; and indeed our fellowship is with the Father, and with His Son Jesus Christ.
Beloved, I am not writing a new commandment to you, but an old commandment which you have had from the beginning; the old commandment is the word which you have heard.
Your word I have treasured in my heart, That I may not sin against You.
Buy truth, and do not sell it, Get wisdom and instruction and understanding.
just as they were handed down to us by those who from the beginning were eyewitnesses and servants of the word,
"Let these words sink into your ears; for the Son of Man is going to be delivered into the hands of men."
So they were saying to Him, "Who are You?" Jesus said to them, "What have I been saying to you from the beginning?
"If you abide in Me, and My words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you.
"Just as the Father has loved Me, I have also loved you; abide in My love.
that they may all be one; even as You, Father, are in Me and I in You, that they also may be in Us, so that the world may believe that You sent Me.
You yourselves also know, Philippians, that at the first preaching of the gospel, after I left Macedonia, no church shared with me in the matter of giving and receiving but you alone;
Let the word of Christ richly dwell within you, with all wisdom teaching and admonishing one another with psalms and hymns and spiritual songs, singing with thankfulness in your hearts to God.
For this reason we must pay much closer attention to what we have heard, so that we do not drift away from it.
For we have become partakers of Christ, if we hold fast the beginning of our assurance firm until the end,
but if we walk in the Light as He Himself is in the Light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus His Son cleanses us from all sin.
By this we know that we abide in Him and He in us, because He has given us of His Spirit.
We have come to know and have believed the love which God has for us God is love, and the one who abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him.
for the sake of the truth which abides in us and will be with us forever:
Now I ask you, lady, not as though I were writing to you a new commandment, but the one which we have had from the beginning, that we love one another.
For I was very glad when brethren came and testified to your truth, that is, how you are walking in truth.
'So remember what you have received and heard; and keep it, and repent Therefore if you do not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what hour I will come to you.
'I am coming quickly; hold fast what you have, so that no one will take your crown.