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King James Bible: Second John

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The Second Epistle General of John

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The Project Gutenberg Edition of the King James Bible

(Second Version, 10th Edition)

Book 63 2 John

001:001 The elder unto the elect lady and her children, whom I love in the truth; and not I only, but also all they that have known the truth;

001:002 For the truth’s sake, which dwelleth in us, and shall be with us for ever.

001:003 Grace be with you, mercy, and peace, from God the Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of the Father, in truth and love.

001:004 I rejoiced greatly that I found of thy children walking in truth, as we have received a commandment from the Father.

001:005 And now I beseech thee, lady, not as though I wrote a new commandment unto thee, but that which we had from the beginning, that we love one another.

001:006 And this is love, that we walk after his commandments. This is the commandment, That, as ye have heard from the beginning, ye should walk in it.

001:007 For many deceivers are entered into the world, who confess not that Jesus Christ is come in the flesh. This is a deceiver and an antichrist.

001:008 Look to yourselves, that we lose not those things which we have wrought, but that we receive a full reward.

001:009 Whosoever transgresseth, and abideth not in the doctrine of Christ, hath not God. He that abideth in the doctrine of Christ, he hath both the Father and the Son.

001:010 If there come any unto you, and bring not this doctrine, receive him not into your house, neither bid him God speed:

001:011 For he that biddeth him God speed is partaker of his evil deeds.

001:012 Having many things to write unto you, I would not write with paper and ink: but I trust to come unto you, and speak face to face, that our joy may be full.

001:013 The children of thy elect sister greet thee. Amen.


Authorized King James Version of the New Testament

  1. Gospel According to Matthew
  2. Gospel According to Mark
  3. Gospel According to Luke
  4. Gospel According to John
  5. Acts of the Apostles
  6. Epistle of Paul to the Romans
  7. First Epistle of Paul to the Corinthians
  8. Second Epistle of Paul to the Corinthians
  9. Epistle of Paul to the Galatians
  10. Epistle of Paul to the Ephesians
  11. Epistle of Paul to the Philippians
  12. Epistle of Paul to the Colossians
  13. First Epistle of Paul to the Thessalonians
  14. Second Epistle of Paul to the Thessalonians
  15. First Epistle of Paul to Timothy
  16. Second Epistle of Paul to Timothy
  17. Epistle of Paul to Titus
  18. Epistle of Paul to Philemon
  19. Epistle of Paul to the Hebrews
  20. Epistle of James
  21. First Epistle of Peter
  22. Second Epistle of Peter
  23. First Epistle of John
  24. Second Epistle of John
  25. Third Epistle of John
  26. Epistle of Jude
  27. Revelation of Jesus Christ