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- 1 John is book
number 23 of the New Testament.
It contains 5 chapters
- The First Epistle
of John is traditionally held to have been composed by John
the Evangelist, at Ephesus
- What is the meaning
of 'epistle'? Epistle is derived from the Greek word 'epistolē'
meaning "letter." An espistle is a long, formal letter of
- The New Testament
contains 22 epistles written by Saints Paul, Peter, John,
and others, that were addressed to Christian churches
scattered throughout the Roman Empire.
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- The same vein of
divine love and charity towards our neighbour, which runs
throughout the Gospel written by the disciple and
Evangelist, St. John, is found also in his Epistles.
- He confirms the two
principal mysteries of faith: The mystery of the Trinity and
the mystery of the incarnation of Jesus Christ the Son of
- The sublimity and
excellence of the evangelical doctrine he declares: And this
commandment we have from God, that he, who loveth God, love
also his brother (chapter 4:21).
- And again: For this
is the charity of God, that we keep his commandments, and:
His commandments are not heavy (chapter
5:3). He shows how to distinguish the children of
God from those of the devil: marks out those who should be
called Antichrists: describes the turpitude and gravity of
- Finally, he shows
how the sinner may hope for pardon. It was written, sixty-six years after
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