1 John 4:5-7
Disciples’ Literal New Testament
5 They are from[a] the world. For this reason they are speaking from the world, and the world is listening-to them. 6 We are from God. The one knowing God is listening-to us. He who is not from God is not listening-to us. From this, we know the Spirit[b] of truth and the spirit of error[c].
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- 1 John 4:5 They belong to the world which is passing away. This is the source of their words.
- 1 John 4:6 Or, spirit.
- 1 John 4:6 Or, deception.
- 1 John 4:7 That is, this love, the love just mentioned. Or, love, in an abstract sense.
- 1 John 4:7 Or, fathered. This love flows from a living relationship with God.