but these are written that ye may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that believing ye might have life in his name.
1 John 1:4
And these things write we to you that your joy may be full.
This is the disciple who bears witness concerning these things, and who has written these things; and we know that his witness is true.
1 John 2:1
My children, these things I write to you in order that ye may not sin; and if any one sin, we have a patron with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous;
saying, What thou seest write in a book, and send to the seven assemblies: to Ephesus, and to Smyrna, and to Pergamos, and to Thyatira, and to Sardis, and to Philadelphia, and to Laodicea.
Write therefore what thou hast seen, and the things that are, and the things that are about to be after these.
And there are also many other things which Jesus did, the which if they were written one by one, I suppose that not even the world itself would contain the books written.
it has seemed good to me also, accurately acquainted from the origin with all things, to write to thee with method, most excellent Theophilus,
The salutation by the hand of me Paul. Remember my bonds. Grace be with you.
2 Thessalonians 3:17
The salutation by the hand of me, Paul, which is the mark in every letter; so I write.
I Paul have written it with mine own hand; I will repay it: that I say not to thee that thou owest even thine own self also to me.
See how long a letter I have written to you with my own hand.
1 Peter 5:12
By Silvanus, the faithful brother, as I suppose, I have written to you briefly; exhorting and testifying that this is the true grace of God in which ye stand.
I Tertius, who have written this epistle, salute you in the Lord.