|1 John 2: 1 - 5
||My little children, I am writing this to you so that you may not sin; but if any one does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous;
||and he is the expiation for our sins, and not for ours only but also for the sins of the whole world.
||And by this we may be sure that we know him, if we keep his commandments.
||He who says "I know him" but disobeys his commandments is a liar, and the truth is not in him;
||but whoever keeps his word, in him truly love for God is perfected. By this we may be sure that we are in him: