1 John 2:28

“And now, little children, abide in him; that, when he shall appear, we may have confidence, and not be ashamed before him at his coming.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 John 2:28

And now, little children, abide in him, that when hee shall appeare, wee may haue confidence, and not bee ashamed before him at his comming.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now, little children, abide in Him, so that when He appears, we may have confidence and not shrink away from Him in shame at His coming.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And now, `my' little children, abide in him; that, if he shall be manifested, we may have boldness, and not be ashamed before him at his coming.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And now, my children, keep your hearts in him; so that at his revelation, we may have no fear or shame before him at his coming.
- Basic English Bible

And now, children, abide in him, that if he be manifested we may have boldness, and not be put to shame from before him at his coming.
- Darby Bible

And now, little children, abide in him; that when he shall appear, we may have confidence, and not be ashamed before him at his coming.
- Webster's Bible

And now, dear children, continue in union with Him; so that, if He re-appears, we may have perfect confidence, and may not shrink away in shame from His presence at His Coming.
- Weymouth Bible

Now, little children, remain in him, that when he appears, we may have boldness, and not be ashamed before him at his coming.
- World English Bible

And now, ye litle sones, dwelle ye in hym, that whanne he schal appere, we haue a trist, and be not confoundid of hym in his comyng.
- Wycliffe Bible

And now, little children, remain in him, that when he may be manifested, we may have boldness, and may not be ashamed before him, in his presence;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 John 2:28

Wesley's Notes for 1 John 2:28


2:28 And now, beloved children - Having finished his address to each, he now returns to all in general. Abide in him, that we - A modest expression. May not be ashamed before him at his coming - O how will ye, Jews, Socinians, nominal Christians, be ashamed in that day!


People's Bible Notes for 1 John 2:28


1Jo 2:28 Abide in him. By continuing in the truth taught of God.

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