1 John 4:19

“We love him, because he first loved us.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

We loue him: because hee first loued vs.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

We love, because He first loved us.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

We love, because he first loved us.
- American Standard Version (1901)

We have the power of loving, because he first had love for us.
- Basic English Bible

*We* love because *he* has first loved us.
- Darby Bible

We love him, because he first loved us.
- Webster's Bible

We love because God first loved us.
- Weymouth Bible

We love him, because he first loved us.
- World English Bible

Therfor loue we God, for he louede vs bifore.
- Wycliffe Bible

we -- we love him, because He -- He first loved us;
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 John 4:19


4:19 We love him, because he first loved us - This is the sum of all religion, the genuine model of Christianity. None can say more: why should any one say less, or less intelligibly?


People's Bible Notes for 1 John 4:19


1Jo 4:19 We love him, because he first loved us. His wonderful love in Christ fills every redeemed soul with love.

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