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Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly
For everyone who has been born of God overcomes the world.
Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been born of God, and everyone who loves the Father loves whoever has been born of him.
There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear.
Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love. In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him. In this is love, not that we have loved God but that he loved us and sent his…
Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, for many false prophets have gone out into the world.
“Open the eyes of my heart, O Lord!”
Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.
For this is the message that you have heard from the beginning, that we should love one another.
The reason the Son of God appeared was to destroy the works of the devil.
“Your word is a lamp to my feet and a light to my path.”
And this is the promise that he made to us—eternal life.