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1 John Chapter 2:1-2

My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous.

  1. Why did John write these things? 1 John 2:1
  2. If we sin, what do we have with the Father? 1 John 2:1
  3. Who is the propitiation (full payment) for our sins? 1 John 2:2
  4. Who else is this for? 1 John 2:2

1 John Chapter 2:3-6

Whoever says he abides in him ought to walk in the same way in which he walked.

  1. How do we know that we know Him? 1 John 2:3
  2. If a person says he knows Him and does not keep His commandments, what is he? 1 John 2:4
  3. a. Who is the love of God truly perfected in? If we do this, whate do we know? 1 John 2:5
  4. How should we walk? 1 John 2:6

1 John Chapter 2:7-8

At the same time, it is a new commandment that I am writing to you, which is true in him and in you, because the darkness is passing away and the true light is already shining.

  1. How long had they had the old commandment? 1 John 2:7
  2. Who is the new commandment true in? 1 John 2:8
  3. What is passing away? 1 John 2:8
  4. What is already shining? 1 John 2:8

1 John Chapter 2:9-11

Whoever says he is in the light and hates his brother is still in darkness.

  1. When a person says that he is in the light, but hates his brother, what is he actually in? 1 John 2:9
  2. When a person loves his brother, what does he abide in? 1 John 2:10
  3. Why will he not stumble? 1 John 2:10
  4. What does he who hates his brother, walk in? 1 John 2:11
  5. Why does he not know where he is going? 1 John 2:11

1 John Chapter 2:12-14

I am writing to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I am writing to you, young men, because you have overcome the evil one. I write to you, children, because you know the Father.

  1. What does John want little children to know about their sins? 1 John 2:12
  2. For whose sake are they forgiven? 1 John 2:12
  3. Why did he write to fathers? 1 John 2:13
  4. Who have young men overcome? 1 John 2:13
  5. Why did he write to little children? 1 John 2:13
  6. Who do fathers know? 1 John 2:14
  7. Why are young men strong? 1 John 2:14

1 John Chapter 2:15-17

Do not love the world or the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.

  1. What are we not to love? 1 John 2:15
  2. If anyone loves the world, what is not in them? 1 John 2:15
  3. What three things does John say are in the world? 1 John 2:16
  4. Who are all these things not of? 1 John 2:16
  5. What is happening to the world? 1 John 2:17
  6. What is passing away with the world? 1 John 2:17
  7. Who will live or abide forever? 1 John 2:17

1 John Chapter 2:18-19

Children, it is the last hour, and as you have heard that antichrist is coming, so now many antichrists have come. Therefore we know that it is the last hour.

  1. What hour did John say that it was? 1 John 2:18
  2. Who had they heard was coming? 1 John 2:18
  3. Who had already come back then? 1 John 2:18
  4. What do we know by this? 1 John 2:18
  5. Why had some gone out from them? 1 John 2:19
  6. If they were of them, who would they have continued with? 1 John 2:19
  7. When they went out, what did it manifest (bring to light) about them? 1 John 2:19

1 John Chapter 2:20-23

Who is the liar but he who denies that Jesus is the Christ? This is the antichrist, he who denies the Father and the Son.

  1. Who do we have an anointing from? 1 John 2:20
  2. What things will He allow us to know? 1 John 2:20
  3. Why did John write to them? 1 John 2:21
  4. What are lies not of? 1 John 2:21
  5. What does a liar deny about Jesus? 1 John 2:22
  6. What is a person who denies the Father and the Son? 1 John 2:22
  7. If a person denies the Son, who do they not have? 1 John 2:23
  8. If a person confesses or acknowledges Jesus, who do they have also? 1 John 2:23

1 John Chapter 2:24-25

If what you heard from the beginning abides in you, then you too will abide in the Son and in the Father.

  1. What should we let abide in us? 1 John 2:24
  2. If what you heard from the beginning (the true gospel) abides in you, who will you abide in? 1 John 2:24
  3. What promise has He given us? 1 John 2:25

1 John Chapter 2:26-27

I write these things to you about those who are trying to deceive you.

  1. Why did John write these things? 1 John 2:26
  2. Who do we have an anointing from? 1 John 2:27
  3. If a deceiver tries to sway us from the true gospel, why do we not need them? 1 John 2:27
  4. Who have we received our anointing from that teaches us all things? 1 John 2:27

1 John Chapter 2:28-29

If you know that he is righteous, you may be sure that everyone who practices righteousness has been born of Him.

  1. Why are we to abide in Him? 1 John 2:28
  2. If we abide in Him, what confidence can we have now? 1 John 2:28
  3. What do we know about everyone who practices righteousness? 1 John 2:29