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Book 71 3 John
THE THIRD EPISTLE OF ST. JOHN THE APOSTLE
St. John praises Gaius for his walking in truth and for his charity,
3 John Chapter 1
1:1. The Ancient, to the dearly beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth.
1:2. Dearly beloved, concerning all things I make it my prayer that thou
1:3. I was exceedingly glad when the brethren came and gave testimony to
1:4. I have no greater grace than this, to hear that my children walk in
No greater grace... that is nothing that gives me greater joy and
1:5. Dearly beloved, thou dost faithfully whatever thou dost for the
1:6. Who have given testimony to thy charity in the sight of the church.
1:7. Because, for his name they went out, taking nothing of the
Taking nothing of the Gentiles... These ministers of the gospel are
1:8. We therefore ought to receive such: that we may be fellow helpers
1:9. I had written perhaps to the church: but Diotrephes, who loveth to
Diotrephes who loveth... This man seemeth to be in power, but not a
1:11. Dearly beloved, follow not that which is evil: but that which is
1:12. To Demetrius, testimony is given by all, and by the truth itself:
1:13. I had many things to write unto thee: but I would not by ink and
1:14. But I hope speedily to see thee: and we will speak mouth to mouth.
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