By this the love of God was revealed [a](A)in us, that (B)God has sent His only Son into the world so that we may live through Him. 10 In this is love, (C)not that we loved God, but that (D)He loved us and sent His Son to be (E)the [b]propitiation for our sins. 11 (F)Beloved, if God so loved us, (G)we also ought to love one another.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 John 4:9 Or among us; or in our case
  2. 1 John 4:10 I.e., means of reconciliation with God by atoning for sins; or sin-offering