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Bible Verse Dictionary

1 John 3:16 - Abiding

1 John 3:16 - Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
Verse Strongs No. Greek
Hereby G1722 ἐν
perceive G1097 γινώσκω
we G2249 ἡμεῖς
the G3588
love G26 ἀγάπη
of God G2316 θεός
because G3754 ὅτι
he G1565 ἐκεῖνος
laid down G5087 τίθημι
his G848 αὑτοῦ
life G5590 ψυχή
for G5228 ὑπέρ
us G2257 ἡμῶν
and G2532 καί
we G2249 ἡμεῖς
ought G3784 ὀφείλω
to lay down G5087 τίθημι
our lives G5590 ψυχή
for G5228 ὑπέρ
the G3588
brethren G80 ἀδελφός


Definitions are taken from Strong's Exhaustive Concordance
by James Strong (S.T.D.) (LL.D.) 1890.