Inspired by 1 John chapter 2 of The King James Version of the Holy Bible.
Charts #19 today
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October 10, 2019
Story behind the song
Excerpts from 1 John chapter 2 of The King James Version of the Holy Bible (KJV):
2:4 He that saith, I know him, and keepeth not his commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him. 2:5 But whoso keepeth his word, in him verily is the love of God perfected: hereby know we that we are in him.
2:6 He that saith he abideth in him ought himself
also so to walk, even as he walked.
2:9 He that saith he is in the light, and hateth his brother, is in darkness even until now. 2:10 He that loveth his brother abideth in the light, and there is none occasion of stumbling in him. 2:11 But he that hateth his
brother is in darkness, and walketh in darkness,
and knoweth not whither he goeth, because that darkness hath blinded his eyes.
2:14 I have written unto you, fathers, because ye have
known him that is from the beginning. I have
written unto you, young men, because ye are
strong, and the word of God abideth in you, and
ye have overcome the wicked one. 2:15 Love
not the world, neither the things that are in the
world. If any man love the world, the love of the
Father is not in him. 2:16 For all that is in the
world, the lust of the flesh, and the lust of the
eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father,
but is of the world. 2:17 And the world passeth
away, and the lust thereof: but he that doeth the
will of God abideth for ever.
2:19 They went out from us, but they were not of us; for if they had been of us, they would no doubt have continued with us: but they went out, that they might be made
manifest that they were not all of us.
2:27 But the anointing which ye have received of him abideth in you, and ye need not that any man teach you: but as the same anointing teacheth you of all things, and is truth, and is no lie, and even as it hath taught
you, ye shall abide in him.
2:29 If ye know that he is righteous, ye know that every
one that doeth righteousness is born of him.