New American Standard Bible
Little children, let us not love with word or with tongue, but in deed and truth.
King James Bible
My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth.
Darby Bible Translation
Children, let us not love with word, nor with tongue, but in deed and in truth.
World English Bible
My little children, let's not love in word only, neither with the tongue only, but in deed and truth.
Young's Literal Translation
My little children, may we not love in word nor in tongue, but in word and in truth!
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue - By mere profession; by merely sayinG that we love each other. See 1 Peter 1:22.
But in deed and in truth - In such acts as shall show that our professed love is sincere and real. Let us do the deed of love, whether anything is said about it or not. See the notes at Matthew 6:3.
LibraryThe Growth and Power of Sin
'And in process of time it came to pass, that Cain brought of the fruit of the ground an offering unto the Lord. And Abel, he also brought of the firstlings of his flock, and of the fat thereof. And the Lord had respect unto Abel, and to his offering: But unto Cain, and to his offering, he had not respect. And Cain was very wroth, and his countenance fell. And the Lord said unto Cain, Why art thou wroth? and why is thy countenance fallen? If thou doest well, shalt thou not be accepted? and if thou …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Purifying Influence of Hope
The Death of Christ for his People
The Warrant of Faith
"They come to you as people come, and sit before you as My people and hear your words, but they do not do them, for they do the lustful desires expressed by their mouth, and their heart goes after their gain.
"For their sakes I sanctify Myself, that they themselves also may be sanctified in truth.
1 John 2:1
My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. And if anyone sins, we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous;
1 John 3:7
Little children, make sure no one deceives you; the one who practices righteousness is righteous, just as He is righteous;
2 John 1:1
The elder to the chosen lady and her children, whom I love in truth; and not only I, but also all who know the truth,
3 John 1:1
The elder to the beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth.
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