2 Beloved, we are God’s children now; what we will be has not yet been revealed. 2 Dear friends, we are already God’s children, but he has not yet shown us what we will be like when Christ appears. What we do know is this: when he[a] is revealed, we will be like him, for we will see him as he is. Used by permission. In an effort to help you master New Testament Greek, we read 1 John 3 in one 2-minute video per verse. Dear children, do not let anyone lead you astray. 8:15, 16) now we are children of God; and # (Rom. The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him. 3 And all who have this hope in him purify themselves, just as he is pure. For that reason and in order to become a son of God, which are born of God, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God, a person must be 'Born Again' (John 1:12,13), 3:3-7; 1 John 3:9; 5:4). For I rejoiced greatly when the brethren came From the place where Gaius lived, to that where John now resided; these brethren seem to be preachers of the word, who travelled from place to place to spread the Gospel: and testified of the truth that is in thee; And … 3 1 See what love the Father has given us, that we should be called children of God; and that is what we are. Now viewing scripture range from the book of John chapter 3:1 through chapter 3:36... John Chapter 3. 3 1 See what love the Father has given us, that we should be called children of God; and that is what we are. Whoever committeth sin transgresseth also the law: for sin is the transgression of the law. NIV, Storyline Bible, Comfort Print: Each Story Plays a Part. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. 2 Dear friends, now we are children of God, and what we will be has not yet been made known. All rights reserved. 1 John 3:4. Therefore the world does not know [] us, () because it did not know Him. 3 See what great love(A) the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! John 3:3-7 By nature every person is born in sin through the sinful seed of our natural fathers and conditioned therein (1 Peter 1:23). Reflection Dear sisters and brothers, Saints were not born because of prayer life, fasting, following the rule and regulation of the Church and the society where he/she lived. 5 The light shines in the darkness, and the darkness has not overcome it. 1 John 3 3 1 Behold, what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not. 1 John 3… 1Jo 3:8 He that committeth sin is of the devil; for the devil sinneth from the beginning. Behold what manner of love See, take notice, consider, look by faith, with wonder and astonishment, and observe how great a favour, what an instance of matchless love, what a wonderful blessing of grace, the Father hath bestowed upon us: 3:1 Behold, 1 a what manner of love the Father hath bestowed upon us, that we should be b called the sons of God: 2 therefore the world knoweth us not, because it knew him not. (B) And that is what we are! But the people who belong to this world don’t recognize that we are God’s children because they don’t know him. 4 In him was life, [] and the life was the light of men. All rights reserved worldwide. NIV, The Story: The Bible as One Continuing Story of God and His People, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, Quest Study Bible, Comfort Print: The Only Q and A Study Bible, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture. NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print. 3 John 1:3. 2:4–7; 1 John 4:10) what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that # (John 1:12) we should be called children of God! Yet we read that when He came to take up His rightful position as King, His own people despised and rejected Him. In 1 John 1:8, the grammar indicates John is speaking about occasional acts of sin. 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