You can cancel anytime during the trial period. 1 John 3:8 New American Standard Bible 8 the one who practices sin is of the devil; for the devil [ a]has sinned from the beginning. All rights reserved. (V)The Son of God (W)appeared for this purpose, (X)to destroy the works of the devil. 4 Everyone who practices sin also practices lawlessness; and sin is lawlessness. And for what reason did he murder him? What are the benefits of creating an account? 13 Do not be surprised, brothers and sisters, if the world hates you. Upgrade to the best Bible Gateway experience! The Son of God appeared for this purpose, to destroy the works of the devil. 2 Beloved, now we are children of God, and it has not appeared as yet what we will be. For this reason the world does not know us, because it did not know Him. John 1:12; 11:52; Rom 8:16; 1 John 3:2, 10, John 1:12; 11:52; Rom 8:16; 1 John 3:1, 10, John 1:13; 3:3; 1 John 2:29; 4:7; 5:1, 4, 18; 3 John 11, John 1:12; 11:52; Rom 8:16; 1 John 3:1, 2, Rom 13:8ff; Col 3:14; 1 Tim 1:5; 1 John 4:8, John 13:4f; 15:12; 1 John 4:7, 11f, 21; 2 John 5, John 14:17; Rom 8:9, 14, 16; 1 Thess 4:8; 1 John 4:13, NASB, Super Giant Print Reference Bible, Red Letter Edition, 1995 Text, Comfort Print, NASB, Classic Reference Bible, Red Letter Edition: The Perfect Choice for Word-for-Word Study of the Bible, NASB, Zondervan NASB Study Bible, Red Letter Edition, NASB, MacArthur Study Bible, Large Print: Holy Bible, New American Standard Bible. 9 No one who has been (Y)born of God practices sin, because His seed remains in him; and he cannot sin continually, because he has been born of God. 10 By this the children of God and the children of the devil are obvious: [d]anyone who does not practice righteousness is not of God, nor the one who does not love his brother and sister. For this reason the world does not know us: because (C)it did not know Him. 21 (AX)Beloved, if our heart does not condemn us, we have (AY)confidence [g]before God; 22 and (AZ)whatever we ask, we receive from Him, because we (BA)keep His commandments and do (BB)the things that are pleasing in His sight. 3 All things came into being through Him, and apart from Him … 11 (AD)For this is the message (AE)which you have heard from the beginning, (AF)that we are to love one another; 12 not as (AG)Cain, who was of (AH)the evil one and murdered his brother. For this reason the world does not know us: because it did not know Him. New American Standard Bible Update. For this reason the world does not know us, because it did not know Him. 2 (D)Beloved, now we are (E)children of God, and (F)it has not appeared as yet what we will be. New American Standard Bible Update. The one who does not love remains in death. Enter your credit card information to ensure uninterrupted service following your free trial. New American Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1960, 1971, 1977, 1995, 2020 by The Lockman Foundation. 14 We know that we have (AK)passed out of death into life, (AL)because we love the brothers and sisters. You’ve already claimed your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus. The next step is to choose a monthly or yearly subscription, and then enter your payment information. 23 This is His commandment, that we [h]believe in the name of His Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, just as He [i]commanded us. 2 [ a]He was in the beginning with God. Because (AI)his own deeds were evil, but his brother’s were righteous. 3 See [a]how great a love the Father has given us, that we would be called children of God; and in fact we are. 16 We know love by this, that (AO)He laid down His life for us; and (AP)we ought to lay down our lives for the (AQ)brothers and sisters. Font Size. Step 1 - Create an account or log in to start your free trial. 13 Do not be surprised, brothers and sisters, if (AJ)the world hates you. 10 By this the (Z)children of God and the (AA)children of the devil are obvious: [d]anyone who does not practice righteousness is not of God, nor the one who (AB)does not love his (AC)brother and sister. You’re already logged in with your Bible Gateway account. 17 But whoever has worldly goods and sees his brother or sister in need, and closes his [e]heart [f]against him, how does the love of God remain in him? 3 See how great a love the Father has given us, that we would be called children of God; and in fact we are. 11 For this is the message which you have heard from the beginning, that we are to love one another; 12 not as Cain, who was of the evil one and murdered his brother. Children of God Love One Another 3:1 See how great a love the Father has bestowed on us, that we would be called children of God; and such we are. 5 You know that He (M)appeared in order to (N)take away sins; and (O)in Him there is no sin. 14 We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brothers and sisters. 6 No one who remains in Him sins continually; no one who sins continually has seen Him or [b]knows Him. 1 John 3. 5 You know that He appeared in order to take away sins; and in Him there is no sin. To subscribe at our regular subscription rate, click the button below. Don't have an account? 1 John 3:1-3. (BH)We know by this that (BI)He remains in us, by the Spirit whom He has given us. 3 And everyone who has this hope set on Him purifies himself, just as He is pure.