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1 John 4:8

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He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.


- King James Bible "Authorized Version", Cambridge Edition

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Other Translations of 1 John 4:8

Hee that loueth not, knoweth not God: for God is loue.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The one who does not love does not know God, for God is love.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that loveth not knoweth not God; for God is love.
- American Standard Version (1901)

He who has no love has no knowledge of God, because God is love.
- Basic English Bible

He that loves not has not known God; for God is love.
- Darby Bible

He that loveth not, knoweth not God; for God is love.
- Webster's Bible

He who is destitute of love has never had any knowledge of God; because God is love.
- Weymouth Bible

He who doesn't love doesn't know God, for God is love.
- World English Bible

He that loueth not, knowith not God; for God is charite.
- Wycliffe Bible

he who is not loving did not know God, because God is love.
- Youngs Literal Bible

 

Wesley's Notes for 1 John 4:8

4:8 God is love - This little sentence brought St. John more sweetness, even in the time he was writing it, than the whole world can bring. God is often styled holy, righteous, wise; but not holiness, righteousness, or wisdom in the abstract, as he is said to be love; intimating that this is his darling, his reigning attribute, the attribute that sheds an amiable glory on all his other perfections.

 

People's Bible Notes for 1 John 4:8

1Jo 4:8 He that loveth not knoweth not God. He who knows not God does not love.

 

Comments for 1 John 4:8

Zoe's comment on 2014-04-04 12:11:40:

And the Greatest of these is Love

 


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