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The Essence of God. The following statements we find in First John only: "God is light" (chap. 1:5) and "God is love" (chap. 4:8.16). The first speaks of God's holiness, truth and righteousness and the second of His grace and mercy. Both characteristics of God stand always in total agreement to each other. Discover and read Bible verses from the MSG translation. Access the free online MSG Bible to study God's Word in a powerful way. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... 1 John 1:5-10. 5 "This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that God is light and in him is no darkness at all. 6 If we say we have fellowship with him while we walk in darkness, we lie and do not live according to the truth; 7 but if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the ... 1 John 5 | NET Bible. 4 1 “For indeed the day 2 is coming, burning like a furnace, and all the arrogant evildoers will be chaff. The coming day will burn them up,” says the Lord who rules over all. “It 3 will not leave even a root or branch. 2 But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication 4 will rise with healing wings, 5 and ... 1 John 1:5-10. 5 "This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that God is light and in him is no darkness at all. 6 If we say we have fellowship with him while we walk in darkness, we lie and do not live according to the truth; 7 but if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the ... 1 John 5 1-3 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-born. If we love the One who conceives the child, we’ll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or not we love God’s children is this: Do we love God? Do we keep his commands? 1 John 1:5-10. 5 "This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that God is light and in him is no darkness at all. 6 If we say we have fellowship with him while we walk in darkness, we lie and do not live according to the truth; 7 but if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the ... Wesley's Notes for 1 John 5:7. 5:7 What Bengelius has advanced, both concerning the transposition of these two verses, and the authority of the controverted verse, partly in his Gnomon, and partly in his Apparatus Criticus, will abundantly satisfy any impartial person. Chapter 5. 1 Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him. 2 By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. 3 For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not ... 1 John 5:4, NASB: For whoever has been born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that has overcome the world: our faith. 1 John 5:4, NLT: For every child of God defeats this evil world, and we achieve this victory through our faith. 1 John 5:4, CSB: because everyone who has been born of God conquers the world. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. 5 The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. The Witness concerning the Son 6 Jesus - the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death.Here in 1 John 1:5, John adds that God is light. He is without any darkness or shadow. He is both perfect and without sin. Context Summary. First John 1:5–10 opens the main topic of John’s letter. God is entirely goodness and truth, and those who follow God cannot also follow evil and falsehood. John offers a pattern of “if” statements ... CHAPTER 5 *. Cure on a Sabbath. 1 After this, there was a feast * of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. a 2 Now there is in Jerusalem at the Sheep [Gate] * a pool called in Hebrew Bethesda, with five porticoes. b 3 In these lay a large number of ill, blind, lame, and crippled. * 4 * 5 One man was there who had been ill for thirty-eight years. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... 2 By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. 3 For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. 4 For whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world: and this is the victory that overcometh the world, even our faith. Context Summary. First John 5:13–21 closes out the letter by focusing on assurance of salvation. The goal of John's letter is to provide believers with a means to know, for sure, that they have eternal life. Those who have put their faith in Jesus Christ can be absolutely sure that they are saved. Despite our failures and sins, God is forgiving. The Power That Brings the World to Its Knees 4-5 Every God-begotten person conquers the world's ways. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ!We can sum up his message in 5:18-21: Because of what we know about our relationship with God, we must guard ourselves from idols. John says that we know three things: 1. We know that no one who is born of God lives in sin (5:18). John has just explained (5:17) that while all unrighteousness is sin, there is a sin not leading to death.Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him. By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. People's Bible Notes for 1 John 1:5. 1Jo 1:5 This then is the message which we have heard of him. The message heard from Christ, now declared, is that God is light. The source whence all light, whether it be physical, or moral, or spiritual, comes; the Enlightener of the universe.The consistent message of the Holy Spirit to us is, "Here is Jesus." i. "A priest was always ordained by sacrificial blood, cleansing water, and oil that spoke of the anointing of the Holy Spirit. ... regarding the notes in the margins or footnotes of many Bibles regarding 1 John 5:7-8. a. The New King James Bible makes a marginal note on ...The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... The words that I say to you I do not speak of My own initiative, but the Father abiding in Me does His works" (John 14:9-10; cf. 5:18-23; 10:29-30, 37-38; 14:8-11). The powerful message Jesus was driving home was that He alone displays the unique characteristics of God. The Message Bible 1 John 5 1 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we'll surely love the child who was conceived. 2 The reality test on whether or not we love God's children is this: Do we love God? Do we keep his commands? A. The promise: When we pray, God hears us and we have the requests that we ask of Him. John has already brought up this idea of having confidence in prayer and of a promise of answered prayer, if we are obedient to God (3:21-22). Here, he repeats it for emphasis. Prayer is not optional for God's children.1 john 5 5 And it is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit, the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement." (5:6-8, NIV) There have been three main interpretations of the meaning of "water and blood": Sacraments: water = baptism, blood = Lord's Supper. 1 John 1:5–10 — New Living Translation (NLT) 5 This is the message we heard from Jesus and now declare to you: God is light, and there is no darkness in him at all. 6 So we are lying if we say we have fellowship with God but go on living in spiritual darkness; we are not practicing the truth. 7 But if we are living in the light, as God is ... 1 John 5 | NET Bible. 4 1 “For indeed the day 2 is coming, burning like a furnace, and all the arrogant evildoers will be chaff. The coming day will burn them up,” says the Lord who rules over all. “It 3 will not leave even a root or branch. 2 But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication 4 will rise with healing wings, 5 and ... 5 After this there was a feast of the Jews; and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. 2 Now there is at Jerusalem by the sheep market a pool, which is called in the Hebrew tongue Bethesda, having five porches. 3 In these lay a great multitude of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for the moving of the water. 4 For an angel went down at a certain season into the pool, and troubled the water ...The First Epistle of John [a] is the first of the Johannine epistles of the New Testament, and the fourth of the catholic epistles. There is no scholarly consensus as to the authorship of the Johannine works. The author of the First Epistle is termed John the Evangelist, who most scholars believe is not the same as John the Apostle. 1 John 5 | NET Bible. 4 1 “For indeed the day 2 is coming, burning like a furnace, and all the arrogant evildoers will be chaff. The coming day will burn them up,” says the Lord who rules over all. “It 3 will not leave even a root or branch. 2 But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication 4 will rise with healing wings, 5 and ... The Power That Brings the World to Its Knees 4-5 Every God-begotten person conquers the world's ways. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ!The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... 1 John 5:13 In-Context. 11 This is the testimony in essence: God gave us eternal life; the life is in his Son. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and ... People's Bible Notes for 1 John 1:5. 1Jo 1:5 This then is the message which we have heard of him. The message heard from Christ, now declared, is that God is light. The source whence all light, whether it be physical, or moral, or spiritual, comes; the Enlightener of the universe.From Wesley's Notes . John Wesley (1703-1791). "The seventh verse 1Jo 5:7 (usually so reckoned) is a brief recapitulation of all which has been before advanced concerning the Father, the Son, and the Spirit. It is cited, in conjunction with the sixth and eighth, 1Jo 5:6 ,8 by Tertullian, Cyprian, and an uninterrupted train of Fathers. And ... 1 John 5:14-15 In-Context. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and not the illusion. 14 And how bold and free we then become in his presence, freely ... 1 John 1:5–7 — The New International Version (NIV) 5 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth. 7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have ... We can sum up his message in 5:18-21: Because of what we know about our relationship with God, we must guard ourselves from idols. John says that we know three things: 1. We know that no one who is born of God lives in sin (5:18). John has just explained (5:17) that while all unrighteousness is sin, there is a sin not leading to death.The words that I say to you I do not speak of My own initiative, but the Father abiding in Me does His works" (John 14:9-10; cf. 5:18-23; 10:29-30, 37-38; 14:8-11). The powerful message Jesus was driving home was that He alone displays the unique characteristics of God. 2. THE BELIEVER'S 'CONFIDENCE' IN PRAYER. John writes, "Now this is the confidence that we have in Him", that is, in Christ. (Note that a relationship with Christ is assumed in that statement.) And we can have confidence that, if we truly are in Christ, and we ask according to His will, "He hears us." And so, John goes on to say, "And if we ... Walk in the Light 5 This, in essence, is the message we heard from Christ and are passing on to you: God is light, pure light; there's not a trace of darkness in him. 6-7 If we claim that we experience a shared life with him and continue to stumble around in the dark, we're obviously lying through our teeth—we're not living what we claim.a. The hour is coming in which all who are in the graves will hear His voice: Previously Jesus said that all who have everlasting life would hear His voice and live ( John 5:25 ). He now extended the concept of resurrection to all humanity, both those who have done good and who have done evil. i. 1 John 5:4, NASB: For whoever has been born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that has overcome the world: our faith. 1 John 5:4, NLT: For every child of God defeats this evil world, and we achieve this victory through our faith. 1 John 5:4, CSB: because everyone who has been born of God conquers the world. John 5 Even on the Sabbath 1-6 Soon another Feast came around and Jesus was back in Jerusalem. Near the Sheep Gate in Jerusalem there was a pool, in Hebrew called Bethesda, with five alcoves. Hundreds of sick people—blind, crippled, paralyzed—were in these alcoves. One man had been an invalid there for thirty-eight years.1 John 5:1. Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been born of God, and everyone who loves the Father also loves those born of Him. 1 John 5:20. And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding, so that we may know Him who is true; and we are in Him who is true--in His Son Jesus Christ.1 John 1:5–6 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him, and declare to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. 6 If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, we lie, and do not practise the truth. 1 John 5:14, NASB: This is the confidence which we have before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. 1 John 5:14, NLT: And we are confident that he hears us whenever we ask for anything that pleases him. 1 John 5:14, CSB: This is the confidence we have before him: If we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. John 1 The Life-Light 1-2 The Word was first, the Word present to God, God present to the Word. The Word was God, in readiness for God from day one. 3-5 Everything was created through him; nothing—not one thing!— came into being without him. What came into existence was Life, and the Life was Light to live by.1 john 5 5 And it is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit, the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement." (5:6-8, NIV) There have been three main interpretations of the meaning of "water and blood": Sacraments: water = baptism, blood = Lord's Supper. a. The hour is coming in which all who are in the graves will hear His voice: Previously Jesus said that all who have everlasting life would hear His voice and live ( John 5:25 ). He now extended the concept of resurrection to all humanity, both those who have done good and who have done evil. i. 1 John 5:14-15 In-Context. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and not the illusion. 14 And how bold and free we then become in his presence, freely ... John 5:33 (NASB) “ You have sent to John, and he has borne witness to the truth. 34 “But the witness which I receive is not from man, but I say these things that you may be saved. 35 “He was the lamp that was burning and was shining and you were willing to rejoice for a while in his light. John 5:4 Some manuscripts include here, wholly or in part, paralyzed—and they waited for the moving of the waters. 4 From time to time an angel of the Lord would come down and stir up the waters. The first one into the pool after each such disturbance would be cured of whatever disease they had. 1 John 1:5–7. Light and Darkness, Sin and Forgiveness. 5 This is the message we have heardk from him and declare to you: God is light;l in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness,m we lie and do not live out the truth.n 7 But if we walk in the light,o as he is in the light, we ... 1 John 5:14-15 In-Context. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and not the illusion. 14 And how bold and free we then become in his presence, freely ... 1 John 5 MSG - Every person who believes that Jesus - Bible Gateway Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we'll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or ...THE NECESSARY OBEDIENCE ( 1 John 5:3-4 a) 5:3-4a For this is the love of God, that we should keep his commandments; and his commandments are not heavy, because everything that is born of God conquers the world. John reverts to an idea which is never far from the surface of his mind. Obedience is the only proof of love. First John calls readers back to the three basics of Christian life: true doctrine, obedient living, and faithful devotion. Because “God is light” ( 1:5 ), Christ’s followers overcome wicked people who oppose them. God’s Son lives in and among them. He is greater than the spirit of “the antichrist” now in the world ( 4:3–4 ). 1 John 5 | NET Bible. 4 1 “For indeed the day 2 is coming, burning like a furnace, and all the arrogant evildoers will be chaff. The coming day will burn them up,” says the Lord who rules over all. “It 3 will not leave even a root or branch. 2 But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication 4 will rise with healing wings, 5 and ... 1 John 1:5–10 — New Living Translation (NLT) 5 This is the message we heard from Jesus and now declare to you: God is light, and there is no darkness in him at all. 6 So we are lying if we say we have fellowship with God but go on living in spiritual darkness; we are not practicing the truth. 7 But if we are living in the light, as God is ... 1 John 5:13 In-Context. 11 This is the testimony in essence: God gave us eternal life; the life is in his Son. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and ...the message. 1 John 3:11 For this is the message that ye heard from the beginning, that we should love one another. 1 Corinthians 11:23 For I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, That the Lord Jesus the same night in which he was betrayed took bread: that God. Psalm 27:1 A Psalm of David.Walk in the Light 5 This, in essence, is the message we heard from Christ and are passing on to you: God is light, pure light; there's not a trace of darkness in him. 6-7 If we claim that we experience a shared life with him and continue to stumble around in the dark, we're obviously lying through our teeth—we're not living what we claim.a. The New King James Bible makes a marginal note on 1 John 5:7-8, stating that the words in heaven: the Father, the Word, and the Holy Spirit; and these three are one. And there are three that bear witness on the earth are words that are not included in the vast majority of New Testament Greek manuscripts. i. Clarke's Commentary. Verse 6. This is he that came by water and blood — Jesus was attested to be the Son of God and promised Messiah by water, i.e. his baptism, when the Spirit of God came down from heaven upon him, and the voice from heaven said, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased. Jesus Christ came also by blood. The Essence of God. The following statements we find in First John only: "God is light" (chap. 1:5) and "God is love" (chap. 4:8.16). The first speaks of God's holiness, truth and righteousness and the second of His grace and mercy. Both characteristics of God stand always in total agreement to each other. Interactive Bible study with John Piper. ... John 5:1–18. John Piper Aug 23, 2009. ... Message. Jesus Is the Test of True Faith. Aug 28, 2016 ... 2. THE BELIEVER'S 'CONFIDENCE' IN PRAYER. John writes, "Now this is the confidence that we have in Him", that is, in Christ. (Note that a relationship with Christ is assumed in that statement.) And we can have confidence that, if we truly are in Christ, and we ask according to His will, "He hears us." And so, John goes on to say, "And if we ... Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him. By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. A. The promise: When we pray, God hears us and we have the requests that we ask of Him. John has already brought up this idea of having confidence in prayer and of a promise of answered prayer, if we are obedient to God (3:21-22). Here, he repeats it for emphasis. Prayer is not optional for God's children.1 John 5 1-3 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-born. If we love the One who conceives the child, we’ll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or not we love God’s children is this: Do we love God? Do we keep his commands? Faith Is the Victory over the World. 5 1 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. 2 By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and obey his commandments. 3 For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. The words that I say to you I do not speak of My own initiative, but the Father abiding in Me does His works" (John 14:9-10; cf. 5:18-23; 10:29-30, 37-38; 14:8-11). The powerful message Jesus was driving home was that He alone displays the unique characteristics of God. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... the message. 1 John 3:11 For this is the message that ye heard from the beginning, that we should love one another. 1 Corinthians 11:23 For I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, That the Lord Jesus the same night in which he was betrayed took bread: that God. Psalm 27:1 A Psalm of David.God Is Light 5 This is the message we have heard from Him and announce to you, that God is Light, and in Him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we say that we have fellowship with Him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth; 7 but if we walk in the Light as He Himself is in the Light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus His Son cleanses us from ...1 John 5:16-17 The Message 16-17 For instance, if we see a Christian believer sinning (clearly I'm not talking about those who make a practice of sin in a way that is "fatal," leading to eternal death), we ask for God's help and he gladly gives it, gives life to the sinner whose sin is not fatal.God Is Light 5 This is the message we have heard from Him and announce to you, that God is Light, and in Him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we say that we have fellowship with Him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth; 7 but if we walk in the Light as He Himself is in the Light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus His Son cleanses us from ...And it is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit, the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement." (5:6-8, NIV) There have been three main interpretations of the meaning of "water and blood": Sacraments: water = baptism, blood = Lord's Supper. Faith Is the Victory over the World. 5 1 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. 2 By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and obey his commandments. 3 For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. 1 John 1:5 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him and announce to you, that God is light and there is no darkness in him at all. 1 John 1:5 — New International Reader's Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)Enduring Word Bible Commentary 1 John Chapter 5 1 John 5 - Born of God and Believing in the Son of God A. Being born of God. 1. (1) Being born of God is the source of love. Whoever believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves Him who begot also loves him who is begotten of Him. a.2. THE BELIEVER'S 'CONFIDENCE' IN PRAYER. John writes, "Now this is the confidence that we have in Him", that is, in Christ. (Note that a relationship with Christ is assumed in that statement.) And we can have confidence that, if we truly are in Christ, and we ask according to His will, "He hears us." And so, John goes on to say, "And if we ... Jun 04, 2013 · We can sum up his message in 5:18-21: Because of what we know about our relationship with God, we must guard ourselves from idols. John says that we know three things: 1. We know that no one who is born of God lives in sin (5:18). John has just explained (5:17) that while all unrighteousness is sin, there is a sin not leading to death. Sep 12, 2017 · 1 John 5:7 was in the Spanish Bibles, beginning with the one printed in Valencia in 1478 by Bonifacio Ferrer (M’Crie, History of the Reformation in Spain, p. 191). It is probable that 1 John 5:7 was in the Bohemian or Czech Bible printed by the Brethren in 1488. 1 John 5:7 stood uncontested in English Bibles for 500 years. The first English ... 16 This is not to say that obedience to God is an easy course to follow. We must fight against the influences of this debased world, which “is lying in the power of the wicked one.” ( 1 John 5:19) We must also contend with the imperfect flesh, which inclines us toward violating God’s laws. ( Romans 7:21-25) But our love for God can win out. Walk in the Light 5 This, in essence, is the message we heard from Christ and are passing on to you: God is light, pure light; there's not a trace of darkness in him. 6-7 If we claim that we experience a shared life with him and continue to stumble around in the dark, we're obviously lying through our teeth—we're not living what we claim.The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. 5 The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. The Witness concerning the Son 6 Jesus - the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death.4-5 Every God-born person conquers the world's ways. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death.1 John 1:5 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him and announce to you, that God is light and there is no darkness in him at all. 1 John 1:5 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV) 1 John 1:5–7 — The New International Version (NIV) 5 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth. 7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have ... 1 john 5 5 1 john 5 5 Context Summary. First John 5:13–21 closes out the letter by focusing on assurance of salvation. The goal of John's letter is to provide believers with a means to know, for sure, that they have eternal life. Those who have put their faith in Jesus Christ can be absolutely sure that they are saved. Despite our failures and sins, God is forgiving. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... 4-5 Every God-born person conquers the world's ways. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death.1 John 5:13 In-Context. 11 This is the testimony in essence: God gave us eternal life; the life is in his Son. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and ...The consistent message of the Holy Spirit to us is, "Here is Jesus." i. "A priest was always ordained by sacrificial blood, cleansing water, and oil that spoke of the anointing of the Holy Spirit. ... regarding the notes in the margins or footnotes of many Bibles regarding 1 John 5:7-8. a. The New King James Bible makes a marginal note on ...1 John 5:16-17 The Message 16-17 For instance, if we see a Christian believer sinning (clearly I'm not talking about those who make a practice of sin in a way that is "fatal," leading to eternal death), we ask for God's help and he gladly gives it, gives life to the sinner whose sin is not fatal.The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... Here in 1 John 1:5, John adds that God is light. He is without any darkness or shadow. He is both perfect and without sin. Context Summary. First John 1:5–10 opens the main topic of John’s letter. God is entirely goodness and truth, and those who follow God cannot also follow evil and falsehood. John offers a pattern of “if” statements ... The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... 1 John 1:5–6 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him, and declare to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. 6 If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, we lie, and do not practise the truth. 1 John 1:5-7. This then is the message — That is, one part of it; which we have heard of him — The Son of God; that God is light — The light of truth, wisdom, holiness, glory. What light is to the natural eye, that God is to the spiritual eye; and in him is no darkness at all — Not the least mixture of ignorance or error, of folly, sin, or misery; if we say — Either with our tongue ...Walk in the Light 5 This, in essence, is the message we heard from Christ and are passing on to you: God is light, pure light; there's not a trace of darkness in him. 6-7 If we claim that we experience a shared life with him and continue to stumble around in the dark, we're obviously lying through our teeth—we're not living what we claim.Interactive Bible study with John Piper. ... John 5:1–18. John Piper Aug 23, 2009. ... Message. Jesus Is the Test of True Faith. Aug 28, 2016 ... 1 John 5:4, NASB: For whoever has been born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that has overcome the world: our faith. 1 John 5:4, NLT: For every child of God defeats this evil world, and we achieve this victory through our faith. 1 John 5:4, CSB: because everyone who has been born of God conquers the world. And it is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit, the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement." (5:6-8, NIV) There have been three main interpretations of the meaning of "water and blood": Sacraments: water = baptism, blood = Lord's Supper. Discover and read Bible verses from the MSG translation. Access the free online MSG Bible to study God's Word in a powerful way. Discover and read Bible verses from the MSG translation. Access the free online MSG Bible to study God's Word in a powerful way. Walk in the Light 5 This, in essence, is the message we heard from Christ and are passing on to you: God is light, pure light; there's not a trace of darkness in him. 6-7 If we claim that we experience a shared life with him and continue to stumble around in the dark, we're obviously lying through our teeth—we're not living what we claim.Commentary on 1 John 5:1-5. (Read 1 John 5:1-5) True love for the people of God, may be distinguished from natural kindness or party attachments, by its being united with the love of God, and obedience to his commands. The same Holy Spirit that taught the love, will have taught obedience also; and that man cannot truly love the children of God ... 5 l This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that m God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. 6 n If we say we have fellowship with him while we walk in darkness, we lie and o do not practice the truth. 7 But p if we walk in the light, q as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and r the blood of ... Commentary on 1 John 5:1-5. (Read 1 John 5:1-5) True love for the people of God, may be distinguished from natural kindness or party attachments, by its being united with the love of God, and obedience to his commands. The same Holy Spirit that taught the love, will have taught obedience also; and that man cannot truly love the children of God ... 1 John 1:5–10 — New Living Translation (NLT) 5 This is the message we heard from Jesus and now declare to you: God is light, and there is no darkness in him at all. 6 So we are lying if we say we have fellowship with God but go on living in spiritual darkness; we are not practicing the truth. 7 But if we are living in the light, as God is ... 1 John 5:14-15 In-Context. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and not the illusion. 14 And how bold and free we then become in his presence, freely ... The words that I say to you I do not speak of My own initiative, but the Father abiding in Me does His works" (John 14:9-10; cf. 5:18-23; 10:29-30, 37-38; 14:8-11). The powerful message Jesus was driving home was that He alone displays the unique characteristics of God. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... 1 John 5:14-15 In-Context. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and not the illusion. 14 And how bold and free we then become in his presence, freely ...1 John 1:5-10. 5 "This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that God is light and in him is no darkness at all. 6 If we say we have fellowship with him while we walk in darkness, we lie and do not live according to the truth; 7 but if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and the ... 2. THE BELIEVER'S 'CONFIDENCE' IN PRAYER. John writes, "Now this is the confidence that we have in Him", that is, in Christ. (Note that a relationship with Christ is assumed in that statement.) And we can have confidence that, if we truly are in Christ, and we ask according to His will, "He hears us." And so, John goes on to say, "And if we ... 1 john 5 5 The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... 1 John 5 MSG - Every person who believes that Jesus - Bible Gateway. Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we’ll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or ... Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. From Wesley's Notes . John Wesley (1703-1791). "The seventh verse 1Jo 5:7 (usually so reckoned) is a brief recapitulation of all which has been before advanced concerning the Father, the Son, and the Spirit. It is cited, in conjunction with the sixth and eighth, 1Jo 5:6 ,8 by Tertullian, Cyprian, and an uninterrupted train of Fathers. And ... And it is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit, the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement." (5:6-8, NIV) There have been three main interpretations of the meaning of "water and blood": Sacraments: water = baptism, blood = Lord's Supper. 1 John 5 MSG - Every person who believes that Jesus - Bible Gateway. Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we’ll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or ... Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. Walk in the Light 5 This, in essence, is the message we heard from Christ and are passing on to you: God is light, pure light; there's not a trace of darkness in him. 6-7 If we claim that we experience a shared life with him and continue to stumble around in the dark, we're obviously lying through our teeth—we're not living what we claim.1 John 5:14, NASB: This is the confidence which we have before Him, that, if we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. 1 John 5:14, NLT: And we are confident that he hears us whenever we ask for anything that pleases him. 1 John 5:14, CSB: This is the confidence we have before him: If we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. 2. THE BELIEVER'S 'CONFIDENCE' IN PRAYER. John writes, "Now this is the confidence that we have in Him", that is, in Christ. (Note that a relationship with Christ is assumed in that statement.) And we can have confidence that, if we truly are in Christ, and we ask according to His will, "He hears us." And so, John goes on to say, "And if we ... The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. 5 The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. The Witness concerning the Son 6 Jesus - the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death.1 John 5:1. Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been born of God, and everyone who loves the Father also loves those born of Him. 1 John 5:20. And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us understanding, so that we may know Him who is true; and we are in Him who is true--in His Son Jesus Christ.The First Epistle of John [a] is the first of the Johannine epistles of the New Testament, and the fourth of the catholic epistles. There is no scholarly consensus as to the authorship of the Johannine works. The author of the First Epistle is termed John the Evangelist, who most scholars believe is not the same as John the Apostle. 1 John 1:5–6 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him, and declare to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. 6 If we say that we have fellowship with him, and walk in darkness, we lie, and do not practise the truth. From Wesley's Notes . John Wesley (1703-1791). "The seventh verse 1Jo 5:7 (usually so reckoned) is a brief recapitulation of all which has been before advanced concerning the Father, the Son, and the Spirit. It is cited, in conjunction with the sixth and eighth, 1Jo 5:6 ,8 by Tertullian, Cyprian, and an uninterrupted train of Fathers. And ... 2. THE BELIEVER'S 'CONFIDENCE' IN PRAYER. John writes, "Now this is the confidence that we have in Him", that is, in Christ. (Note that a relationship with Christ is assumed in that statement.) And we can have confidence that, if we truly are in Christ, and we ask according to His will, "He hears us." And so, John goes on to say, "And if we ... 1 John 1:5 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him and announce to you, that God is light and there is no darkness in him at all. 1 John 1:5 — New International Reader's Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)Discover and read Bible verses from the MSG translation. Access the free online MSG Bible to study God's Word in a powerful way. Faith Is the Victory over the World. 5 1 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we'll surely love the child who was conceived. 2 The reality test on whether or not we love God's children is this: Do we love God? Do we keep his commands? 3 The proof that we love ... John 5 The Message Even on the Sabbath 5 1-6 Soon another Feast came around and Jesus was back in Jerusalem. Near the Sheep Gate in Jerusalem there was a pool, in Hebrew called Bethesda, with five alcoves. Hundreds of sick people—blind, crippled, paralyzed—were in these alcoves. One man had been an invalid there for thirty-eight years.1 John 5:4, NASB: For whoever has been born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that has overcome the world: our faith. 1 John 5:4, NLT: For every child of God defeats this evil world, and we achieve this victory through our faith. 1 John 5:4, CSB: because everyone who has been born of God conquers the world. People's Bible Notes for 1 John 1:5. 1Jo 1:5 This then is the message which we have heard of him. The message heard from Christ, now declared, is that God is light. The source whence all light, whether it be physical, or moral, or spiritual, comes; the Enlightener of the universe.And it is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit, the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement." (5:6-8, NIV) There have been three main interpretations of the meaning of "water and blood": Sacraments: water = baptism, blood = Lord's Supper. Walk in the Light 5 This, in essence, is the message we heard from Christ and are passing on to you: God is light, pure light; there's not a trace of darkness in him. 6-7 If we claim that we experience a shared life with him and continue to stumble around in the dark, we're obviously lying through our teeth—we're not living what we claim.From Wesley's Notes . John Wesley (1703-1791). "The seventh verse 1Jo 5:7 (usually so reckoned) is a brief recapitulation of all which has been before advanced concerning the Father, the Son, and the Spirit. It is cited, in conjunction with the sixth and eighth, 1Jo 5:6 ,8 by Tertullian, Cyprian, and an uninterrupted train of Fathers. And ... Interactive Bible study with John Piper. ... John 5:1–18. John Piper Aug 23, 2009. ... Message. Jesus Is the Test of True Faith. Aug 28, 2016 ... First John calls readers back to the three basics of Christian life: true doctrine, obedient living, and faithful devotion. Because “God is light” ( 1:5 ), Christ’s followers overcome wicked people who oppose them. God’s Son lives in and among them. He is greater than the spirit of “the antichrist” now in the world ( 4:3–4 ). a. The hour is coming in which all who are in the graves will hear His voice: Previously Jesus said that all who have everlasting life would hear His voice and live ( John 5:25 ). He now extended the concept of resurrection to all humanity, both those who have done good and who have done evil. i. John 5:4 Some manuscripts include here, wholly or in part, paralyzed—and they waited for the moving of the waters. 4 From time to time an angel of the Lord would come down and stir up the waters. The first one into the pool after each such disturbance would be cured of whatever disease they had. Context Summary. First John 5:13–21 closes out the letter by focusing on assurance of salvation. The goal of John's letter is to provide believers with a means to know, for sure, that they have eternal life. Those who have put their faith in Jesus Christ can be absolutely sure that they are saved. Despite our failures and sins, God is forgiving. 1 John 1:5 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him and announce to you, that God is light and there is no darkness in him at all. 1 John 1:5 — New International Reader's Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)The Message Bible 1 John 5 1 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we'll surely love the child who was conceived. 2 The reality test on whether or not we love God's children is this: Do we love God? Do we keep his commands?John 5:33 (NASB) “ You have sent to John, and he has borne witness to the truth. 34 “But the witness which I receive is not from man, but I say these things that you may be saved. 35 “He was the lamp that was burning and was shining and you were willing to rejoice for a while in his light. 1 John 1:5–7 — The New International Version (NIV) 5 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth. 7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have ... 1 John 5:13 In-Context. 11 This is the testimony in essence: God gave us eternal life; the life is in his Son. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and ...1 John 5 < 1 John 4 1 John 5 2 John 1 > Faith Is the Victory over the World 5 1 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we'll surely love the child who was conceived. 2 The reality test on whether or not we love God's children is this: Do we love God? Commentary on 1 John 5:1-5. (Read 1 John 5:1-5) True love for the people of God, may be distinguished from natural kindness or party attachments, by its being united with the love of God, and obedience to his commands. The same Holy Spirit that taught the love, will have taught obedience also; and that man cannot truly love the children of God ... Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him. By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. 1 John 5:1-5The Message (MSG) 5 1-3 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we’ll surely love the child who was conceived. The Power That Brings the World to Its Knees 4-5 Every God-begotten person conquers the world's ways. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ!1 John 5:14-15 In-Context. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and not the illusion. 14 And how bold and free we then become in his presence, freely ... the message. 1 John 3:11 For this is the message that ye heard from the beginning, that we should love one another. 1 Corinthians 11:23 For I have received of the Lord that which also I delivered unto you, That the Lord Jesus the same night in which he was betrayed took bread: that God. Psalm 27:1 A Psalm of David.Wesley's Notes for 1 John 5:7. 5:7 What Bengelius has advanced, both concerning the transposition of these two verses, and the authority of the controverted verse, partly in his Gnomon, and partly in his Apparatus Criticus, will abundantly satisfy any impartial person. God Is Light 5 This is the message we have heard from Him and announce to you, that God is Light, and in Him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we say that we have fellowship with Him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not practice the truth; 7 but if we walk in the Light as He Himself is in the Light, we have fellowship with one another, and the blood of Jesus His Son cleanses us from ...5 l This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that m God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. 6 n If we say we have fellowship with him while we walk in darkness, we lie and o do not practice the truth. 7 But p if we walk in the light, q as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and r the blood of ... Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him. By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. 1 John 1:5–7 — The New International Version (NIV) 5 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth. 7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have ... And it is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit, the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement." (5:6-8, NIV) There have been three main interpretations of the meaning of "water and blood": Sacraments: water = baptism, blood = Lord's Supper. 1 John 5 MSG - Every person who believes that Jesus - Bible Gateway. Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we’ll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or ... Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. 1 John 5 MSG - Every person who believes that Jesus - Bible Gateway Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we'll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or ...The consistent message of the Holy Spirit to us is, "Here is Jesus." i. "A priest was always ordained by sacrificial blood, cleansing water, and oil that spoke of the anointing of the Holy Spirit. ... regarding the notes in the margins or footnotes of many Bibles regarding 1 John 5:7-8. a. The New King James Bible makes a marginal note on ...Enduring Word Bible Commentary 1 John Chapter 5 1 John 5 - Born of God and Believing in the Son of God A. Being born of God. 1. (1) Being born of God is the source of love. Whoever believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves Him who begot also loves him who is begotten of Him. a.The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6-8 Jesus—the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death. Not only birth from the womb, but baptismal birth of his ministry and sacrificial ... 1 John 5:1-5The Message (MSG) 5 1-3 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we’ll surely love the child who was conceived. Faith Is the Victory over the World. 5 1 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. 2 By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and obey his commandments. 3 For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. 1 John 5:14-15 In-Context. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and not the illusion. 14 And how bold and free we then become in his presence, freely ... 5 After this there was a feast of the Jews; and Jesus went up to Jerusalem. 2 Now there is at Jerusalem by the sheep market a pool, which is called in the Hebrew tongue Bethesda, having five porches. 3 In these lay a great multitude of impotent folk, of blind, halt, withered, waiting for the moving of the water. 4 For an angel went down at a certain season into the pool, and troubled the water ...1 John 5:4, NASB: For whoever has been born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that has overcome the world: our faith. 1 John 5:4, NLT: For every child of God defeats this evil world, and we achieve this victory through our faith. 1 John 5:4, CSB: because everyone who has been born of God conquers the world. Enduring Word Bible Commentary 1 John Chapter 5 1 John 5 - Born of God and Believing in the Son of God A. Being born of God. 1. (1) Being born of God is the source of love. Whoever believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves Him who begot also loves him who is begotten of Him. a.1 John 1:5–7 — The New International Version (NIV) 5 This is the message we have heard from him and declare to you: God is light; in him there is no darkness at all. 6 If we claim to have fellowship with him and yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live out the truth. 7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light, we have ... Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him. By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. 1 John 5 | NET Bible. 4 1 “For indeed the day 2 is coming, burning like a furnace, and all the arrogant evildoers will be chaff. The coming day will burn them up,” says the Lord who rules over all. “It 3 will not leave even a root or branch. 2 But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication 4 will rise with healing wings, 5 and ... 1 John 5 1-3 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-born. If we love the One who conceives the child, we’ll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or not we love God’s children is this: Do we love God? Do we keep his commands? 1 John 5:13 In-Context. 11 This is the testimony in essence: God gave us eternal life; the life is in his Son. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and ...Context Summary. First John 5:13–21 closes out the letter by focusing on assurance of salvation. The goal of John's letter is to provide believers with a means to know, for sure, that they have eternal life. Those who have put their faith in Jesus Christ can be absolutely sure that they are saved. Despite our failures and sins, God is forgiving. 1 John 1:5 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him and announce to you, that God is light and there is no darkness in him at all. 1 John 1:5 — New International Reader's Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)2. THE BELIEVER'S 'CONFIDENCE' IN PRAYER. John writes, "Now this is the confidence that we have in Him", that is, in Christ. (Note that a relationship with Christ is assumed in that statement.) And we can have confidence that, if we truly are in Christ, and we ask according to His will, "He hears us." And so, John goes on to say, "And if we ... John 5 Even on the Sabbath 1-6 Soon another Feast came around and Jesus was back in Jerusalem. Near the Sheep Gate in Jerusalem there was a pool, in Hebrew called Bethesda, with five alcoves. Hundreds of sick people—blind, crippled, paralyzed—were in these alcoves. One man had been an invalid there for thirty-eight years.1 John 5 < 1 John 4 1 John 5 2 John 1 > Faith Is the Victory over the World 5 1 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we'll surely love the child who was conceived. 2 The reality test on whether or not we love God's children is this: Do we love God? John 5:4 Some manuscripts include here, wholly or in part, paralyzed—and they waited for the moving of the waters. 4 From time to time an angel of the Lord would come down and stir up the waters. The first one into the pool after each such disturbance would be cured of whatever disease they had. Enduring Word Bible Commentary 1 John Chapter 5 1 John 5 - Born of God and Believing in the Son of God A. Being born of God. 1. (1) Being born of God is the source of love. Whoever believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves Him who begot also loves him who is begotten of Him. a.John 5 Even on the Sabbath 1-6 Soon another Feast came around and Jesus was back in Jerusalem. Near the Sheep Gate in Jerusalem there was a pool, in Hebrew called Bethesda, with five alcoves. Hundreds of sick people—blind, crippled, paralyzed—were in these alcoves. One man had been an invalid there for thirty-eight years.1 John 5 New International Version 1 John 5 Faith in the Incarnate Son of God 1 Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ is born of God, and everyone who loves the father loves his child as well. 2 This is how we know that we love the children of God: by loving God and carrying out his commands.1 john 5 5 First John calls readers back to the three basics of Christian life: true doctrine, obedient living, and faithful devotion. Because “God is light” ( 1:5 ), Christ’s followers overcome wicked people who oppose them. God’s Son lives in and among them. He is greater than the spirit of “the antichrist” now in the world ( 4:3–4 ). Interactive Bible study with John Piper. ... John 5:1–18. John Piper Aug 23, 2009. ... Message. Jesus Is the Test of True Faith. Aug 28, 2016 ... 1 John 5 MSG - Every person who believes that Jesus - Bible Gateway Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we'll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or ...1 John 1:5 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him and announce to you, that God is light and there is no darkness in him at all. 1 John 1:5 — New International Reader's Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)John has already mentioned "eternal life" in 1 John 1:2, 2:25, and 3:15. He will address it again in 1 John 5:13 and 20. Eternal life is central to the changed state of a believer (John 3:16). John's Gospel also mentions "eternal life" on numerous occasions, especially with Nicodemus in chapter 3, and the woman at the well in chapter 4. Clarke's Commentary. Verse 6. This is he that came by water and blood — Jesus was attested to be the Son of God and promised Messiah by water, i.e. his baptism, when the Spirit of God came down from heaven upon him, and the voice from heaven said, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased. Jesus Christ came also by blood. THE NECESSARY OBEDIENCE ( 1 John 5:3-4 a) 5:3-4a For this is the love of God, that we should keep his commandments; and his commandments are not heavy, because everything that is born of God conquers the world. John reverts to an idea which is never far from the surface of his mind. Obedience is the only proof of love. Context Summary. First John 5:13–21 closes out the letter by focusing on assurance of salvation. The goal of John's letter is to provide believers with a means to know, for sure, that they have eternal life. Those who have put their faith in Jesus Christ can be absolutely sure that they are saved. Despite our failures and sins, God is forgiving. 1 John 1:5–10 — New Living Translation (NLT) 5 This is the message we heard from Jesus and now declare to you: God is light, and there is no darkness in him at all. 6 So we are lying if we say we have fellowship with God but go on living in spiritual darkness; we are not practicing the truth. 7 But if we are living in the light, as God is ... The words that I say to you I do not speak of My own initiative, but the Father abiding in Me does His works" (John 14:9-10; cf. 5:18-23; 10:29-30, 37-38; 14:8-11). The powerful message Jesus was driving home was that He alone displays the unique characteristics of God. 4 Every God-begotten person conquers the world's ways. The conquering power that brings the world to its knees is our faith. 5 The person who wins out over the world's ways is simply the one who believes Jesus is the Son of God. 6 Jesus - the Divine Christ! He experienced a life-giving birth and a death-killing death.The Message Bible 1 John 5 1 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-begotten. If we love the One who conceives the child, we'll surely love the child who was conceived. 2 The reality test on whether or not we love God's children is this: Do we love God? Do we keep his commands?1 John 5:14-15 In-Context. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and not the illusion. 14 And how bold and free we then become in his presence, freely ... 1 John 5 1-3 Every person who believes that Jesus is, in fact, the Messiah, is God-born. If we love the One who conceives the child, we’ll surely love the child who was conceived. The reality test on whether or not we love God’s children is this: Do we love God? Do we keep his commands? 5 l This is the message we have heard from him and proclaim to you, that m God is light, and in him is no darkness at all. 6 n If we say we have fellowship with him while we walk in darkness, we lie and o do not practice the truth. 7 But p if we walk in the light, q as he is in the light, we have fellowship with one another, and r the blood of ... John 5:4 Some manuscripts include here, wholly or in part, paralyzed—and they waited for the moving of the waters. 4 From time to time an angel of the Lord would come down and stir up the waters. The first one into the pool after each such disturbance would be cured of whatever disease they had. And it is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit, the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement." (5:6-8, NIV) There have been three main interpretations of the meaning of "water and blood": Sacraments: water = baptism, blood = Lord's Supper. Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him. By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments. For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous. 1 John 5:15. And if we know that He hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we already possess what we have asked of Him. 1 John 5:18. We know that anyone born of God does not keep on sinning; the One who was born of God protects him, and the evil one cannot touch him.16 This is not to say that obedience to God is an easy course to follow. We must fight against the influences of this debased world, which “is lying in the power of the wicked one.” ( 1 John 5:19) We must also contend with the imperfect flesh, which inclines us toward violating God’s laws. ( Romans 7:21-25) But our love for God can win out. John 5 The Message Even on the Sabbath 5 1-6 Soon another Feast came around and Jesus was back in Jerusalem. Near the Sheep Gate in Jerusalem there was a pool, in Hebrew called Bethesda, with five alcoves. Hundreds of sick people—blind, crippled, paralyzed—were in these alcoves. One man had been an invalid there for thirty-eight years.And it is the Spirit who testifies, because the Spirit is the truth. 7 For there are three that testify: 8 the Spirit, the water and the blood; and the three are in agreement." (5:6-8, NIV) There have been three main interpretations of the meaning of "water and blood": Sacraments: water = baptism, blood = Lord's Supper. 2. THE BELIEVER'S 'CONFIDENCE' IN PRAYER. John writes, "Now this is the confidence that we have in Him", that is, in Christ. (Note that a relationship with Christ is assumed in that statement.) And we can have confidence that, if we truly are in Christ, and we ask according to His will, "He hears us." And so, John goes on to say, "And if we ... 1 John 1:5 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB) 5 And this is the message which we have heard from him and announce to you, that God is light and there is no darkness in him at all. 1 John 1:5 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV) 1 John 5:4, NASB: For whoever has been born of God overcomes the world; and this is the victory that has overcome the world: our faith. 1 John 5:4, NLT: For every child of God defeats this evil world, and we achieve this victory through our faith. 1 John 5:4, CSB: because everyone who has been born of God conquers the world. 1 John 5:13 In-Context. 11 This is the testimony in essence: God gave us eternal life; the life is in his Son. 12 So, whoever has the Son, has life; whoever rejects the Son, rejects life. 13 My purpose in writing is simply this: that you who believe in God's Son will know beyond the shadow of a doubt that you have eternal life, the reality and ...Commentary on 1 John 5:1-5. (Read 1 John 5:1-5) True love for the people of God, may be distinguished from natural kindness or party attachments, by its being united with the love of God, and obedience to his commands. The same Holy Spirit that taught the love, will have taught obedience also; and that man cannot truly love the children of God ... John has already mentioned "eternal life" in 1 John 1:2, 2:25, and 3:15. He will address it again in 1 John 5:13 and 20. Eternal life is central to the changed state of a believer (John 3:16). John's Gospel also mentions "eternal life" on numerous occasions, especially with Nicodemus in chapter 3, and the woman at the well in chapter 4. Context Summary. First John 5:13–21 closes out the letter by focusing on assurance of salvation. The goal of John's letter is to provide believers with a means to know, for sure, that they have eternal life. Those who have put their faith in Jesus Christ can be absolutely sure that they are saved. 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