New Living Translation
All who confess that Jesus is the Son of God have God living in them, and they live in God.
King James Bible
Whosoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God dwelleth in him, and he in God.
Darby Bible Translation
Whosoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God.
World English Bible
Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God remains in him, and he in God.
Young's Literal Translation
whoever may confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God in him doth remain, and he in God;
1 John 4:15 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
4:15 Whosoever shall, from a principle of loving faith, openly confess in the face of all opposition and danger, that Jesus is the Son of God, God abideth in him.
LibraryMay the Sixth the Perfecting of Love
"Herein is our love made perfect." --1 JOHN iv. 11-21. How? By dwelling in God and God in us. Love is not a manufacture; it is a fruit. It is not born of certain works; it springs out of certain relations. It does not come from doing something; it comes from living with Somebody. "Abide in Me." That is how love is born, for "love is of God, and God is love." How many people are striving who are not abiding. They live in a manufactory, they do not live in a home. They are trying to make something …
John Henry Jowett—My Daily Meditation for the Circling Year
A Psalm of Remembrance
Anyone who eats my flesh and drinks my blood remains in me, and I in him.
If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.
1 John 2:23
Anyone who denies the Son doesn't have the Father, either. But anyone who acknowledges the Son has the Father also.
1 John 2:24
So you must remain faithful to what you have been taught from the beginning. If you do, you will remain in fellowship with the Son and with the Father.
1 John 3:23
And this is his commandment: We must believe in the name of his Son, Jesus Christ, and love one another, just as he commanded us.
1 John 3:24
Those who obey God's commandments remain in fellowship with him, and he with them. And we know he lives in us because the Spirit he gave us lives in us.
1 John 4:2
This is how we know if they have the Spirit of God: If a person claiming to be a prophet acknowledges that Jesus Christ came in a real body, that person has the Spirit of God.
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