Overcoming the World
Whoever believes that a Jesus is the Christ is b born of God, and everyone who loves Him who begot also loves him who is begotten of Him.
By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God and c keep His commandments.
d For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments. And e His commandments are not burdensome.
For f whatever is born of God overcomes the world. And this is the victory that g has overcome the world - our faith.
Who is he who overcomes the world, but h he who believes that Jesus is the Son of God?
New King James Version (NKJV) Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc.
1 John 2:22
Who is a liar but he who denies that Jesus is the Christ? He is antichrist who denies the Father and the Son.
1 John 4:2
By this you know the Spirit of God: Every spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is of God.
1 John 4:15
Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God.
Who were born, not of blood, nor of the will of the flesh, nor of the will of man, but of God.
If you keep My commandments, you will abide in My love, just as I have kept My Father's commandments and abide in His love.
If you love Me, keep My commandments.
He has shown you, O man, what is good; And what does the LORD require of you But to do justly, To love mercy, And to walk humbly with your God?
"For My yoke is easy and My burden is light."
For they bind heavy burdens, hard to bear, and lay them on men's shoulders; but they themselves will not move them with one of their fingers.
"These things I have spoken to you, that in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world."
1 John 2:13
I write to you, fathers, Because you have known Him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, Because you have overcome the wicked one. I write to you, little children, Because you have known the Father.
1 John 4:4
You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.
1 Corinthians 15:57
But thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.