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1 John 2:9

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He that saith he is in the light, and hateth his brother, is in darkness even until now.


- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition

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Other Translations of 1 John 2:9

He that saith he is in the light, and hateth his brother, is in darkenesse euen vntill now.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The one who says he is in the Light and {yet} hates his brother is in the darkness until now.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that saith he is in the light and hateth his brother, is in the darkness even until now.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He who says that he is in the light, and has hate in his heart for his brother, is still in the dark.
- Basic English Bible

He who says he is in the light, and hates his brother, is in the darkness until now.
- Darby Bible

He that saith he is in the light, and hateth his brother, is in darkness even until now.
- Webster's Bible

Any one who professes to be in the light and yet hates his brother man is still in darkness.
- Weymouth Bible

He who says he is in the light and hates his brother, is in the darkness even until now.
- World English Bible

He that seith, that he is in liyt, and hatith his brother, is in derknesse yit.
- Wycliffe Bible

he who is saying, in the light he is, and his brother is hating, in the darkness he is till now;
- Youngs Literal Bible

 

Wesley's Notes for 1 John 2:9

2:9 He that saith he is in the light - In Christ, united to him. And hateth his brother - The very name shows the love due to him. Is in darkness until now - Void of Christ, and of all true light.

 

People's Bible Notes for 1 John 2:9

1Jo 2:9 He that saith he is the light, etc. If one hates his brother he demonstrates that he is in darkness.

 

Comments for 1 John 2:9

King's comment on 2013-02-10 11:56:02:

He that saith he is in the light and hateth his brother is in darkness. The fact is that when you say you are doing what is right, you have to love your brother, the one whom you are close to. If you do not, that means you’re still doing what is not right.

 


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