1 John 4:15

“Whosoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God dwelleth in him, and he in God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Whosoeuer shall confesse that Iesus is the Sonne of God, God dwelleth in him, and he in God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Whosoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God abideth in him, and he in God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Everyone who says openly that Jesus is the Son of God, has God in him and is in God.
- Basic English Bible

Whosoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God.
- Darby Bible

Whoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God dwelleth in him, and he in God.
- Webster's Bible

Whoever acknowledges that Jesus is the Son of God--God continues in union with him, and he continues in union with God.
- Weymouth Bible

Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God remains in him, and he in God.
- World English Bible

Who euer knowlechith, that Jhesu is the sone of God, God dwellith in him, and he in God.
- Wycliffe Bible

whoever may confess that Jesus is the Son of God, God in him doth remain, and he in God;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 John 4:15


4:15 Whosoever shall, from a principle of loving faith, openly confess in the face of all opposition and danger, that Jesus is the Son of God, God abideth in him.


People's Bible Notes for 1 John 4:15


1Joh 4:15 Whosoever shall confess that Jesus is the Son of God. Confession of Jesus Christ in word and life is declared proof of the indwelling Spirit in 1Jo 4:2. God dwelleth in him, and he in God. Here it is proof of God dwelling in us, which means the same thing.

Discussion for 1 John 4:15

  • Ray ortiz for verse 15
    That verse is saying that you confess that Jesus is the Son of God and he dwelleth in you, you are saved. GOD be the Glory.
  • MockingBird for verse 15
    I believe that Jesus is the Son of God . I am always striving to have I and my Lord Jesus working together toward a working fellowship . Therefore I say the same thing that He says in His word and with help of Holy Spirit within I am obeying and submitting to His will.
  • Fredrick for verse 15
    To agree with what God has done
  • We all know we can confess with our mouth ,but is our life a confession that we really believe