Thematic Bible

1 John 3:1 (show verse)

Behold what manner of love the Father hath given to us, that we should be called children of God; and such we are. For this cause the world knows us not, because it knew Him not.

1 John 3:2 (show verse)

Beloved, now are we children of God, and never yet was it manifested what we shall be. We know that, if He shall be manifested, we shall be like Him, because we shall see Him as He is.

1 John 3:3 (show verse)

And every one that has this hope on Him purifies himself, even as He is pure.

1 John 3:4 (show verse)

Every one who commits sin commits lawlessness also; and sin is lawlessness.

1 John 3:5 (show verse)

And ye know that He was manifested, that He might take away sins; and in Him is no sin.

1 John 3:6 (show verse)

Every one that is abiding in Him sins not; whosoever sins has not seen Him nor known Him.

1 John 3:7 (show verse)

Little children, let no one deceive you: he that does righteousness is righteous, even as He is righteous.

1 John 3:8 (show verse)

He that commits sin is of the Devil; because the Devil sins from the beginning. To this end was the Son of God manifested, that He might destroy the works of the Devil.

1 John 3:9 (show verse)

Whosoever has been begotten of God sins not; because His seed abides in him, and he cannot sin because he has been begotten of God.

1 John 3:10 (show verse)

In this are manifest the children of God and the children of the Devil: every one that does not righteousness is not of God, neither he that does not love his brother;

1 John 3:11 (show verse)

because this is the message which ye heard from the beginning, that we should love one another;

1 John 3:12 (show verse)

not as Cain who was of the evil one, and slew his brother. And wherefore did he slay him? Because his own works were evil, and his brother's righteous.

1 John 3:13 (show verse)

Marvel not, brethren, if the world hates you.

1 John 3:14 (show verse)

We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brethren. He that loves not abides in death.

1 John 3:15 (show verse)

Every one that hates his brother is a murderer; and ye know that no murderer has eternal life abiding in him.

1 John 3:16 (show verse)

In this we have known the love, that He laid down His soul in our behalf; and we ought to lay down our souls in behalf of the brethren.

1 John 3:17 (show verse)

But whosoever possesses the goods of the world, and beholds his brother having need, and shuts up his compassion from him, how does the love of God abide in him?

1 John 3:18 (show verse)

Little children, let us not love in word, neither with the tongue, but in deed and in truth.

1 John 3:19 (show verse)

Hereby we shall know that we are of the truth, and we shall assure our heart before Him;

1 John 3:20 (show verse)

because, if our heart condemn us, God is greater than our heart, and knoweth all things.

1 John 3:21 (show verse)

Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, we have confidence toward God;

1 John 3:22 (show verse)

and whatsoever we ask we receive from Him, because we keep His commandments, and do the things that are pleasing before Him.

1 John 3:23 (show verse)

And this is the commandment, that we should believe in the name of His Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, as He gave us commandment.

1 John 3:24 (show verse)

And he that keeps His commandments abides in Him, and He in him; and in this we know that He abideth in us, by the Spirit Whom He gave to us.