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3 John 1 :: New American Standard Bible 1995 (NASB95)

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You Walk in the Truth

Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:1 - The elder to the beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:2 - Beloved, I pray that in all respects you may prosper and be in good health, just as your soul prospers.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:3 - For I was very glad when brethren came and testified to your truth, that is, how you are walking in truth.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:4 - I have no greater joy than [fn]this, to hear of my children walking in the truth.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:5 - Beloved, you are acting faithfully in whatever you accomplish for the brethren, and [fn]especially when they are strangers;
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:6 - and they have testified to your love before the church. You will do well to send them on their way in a manner worthy of God.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:7 - For they went out for the sake of the Name, accepting nothing from the Gentiles.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:8 - Therefore we ought to [fn]support such men, so that we may [fn]be fellow workers [fn]with the truth.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:9 - I wrote something to the church; but Diotrephes, who loves to be first among them, does not accept [fn]what we say.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:10 - For this reason, if I come, I will call attention to his deeds which he does, unjustly accusing us with wicked words; and not satisfied with this, he himself does not receive the brethren, either, and he forbids those who desire to do so and puts them out of the church.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:11 - Beloved, do not imitate what is evil, but what is good. The one who does good is of God; the one who does evil has not seen God.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:12 - Demetrius has received a good testimony from everyone, and from the truth itself; and we add our testimony, and you know that our testimony is true.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:13 - I had many things to write to you, but I am not willing to write them to you with pen and ink;
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:14 - but I hope to see you shortly, and we will speak face to face.
Unchecked Copy Box3Jo 1:15 - Peace be to you. The friends greet you. Greet the friends by name.
NASB95 Footnotes
Literally: these things, that I hear
Literally: this
Or, receive such men as guests
Or, prove ourselves to be
Or, for
Literally: us
BLB Footnotes
Some English translations combine verses 14 and 15 into verse 14.  

New American Standard Bible 1995
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