The King James Version Bible

1 John 3:15-22

  1. Whosoever hateth his brother is a murderer: and ye know that no murderer hath eternal life abiding in him.

  2. Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.

  3. But whoso hath this world's good, and seeth his brother have need, and shutteth up his bowels of compassion from him, how dwelleth the love of God in him?

  4. My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth.

  5. And hereby we know that we are of the truth, and shall assure our hearts before him.

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

  7. Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God.

  8. And whatsoever we ask, we receive of him, because we keep his commandments, and do those things that are pleasing in his sight.