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    1 John 5
    •   Whosoever believeth that Jesus is the Christ is born of God: and every one that loveth him that begat loveth him also that is begotten of him.
    •   By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments.
    •   For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments: and his commandments are not grievous.
    •   For whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world: and this is the victory that overcometh the world, even our faith.
    •   Who is he that overcometh the world, but he that believeth that Jesus is the Son of God?
    •   This is he that came by water and blood, even Jesus Christ; not by water only, but by water and blood. And it is the Spirit that beareth witness, because the Spirit is truth.
    •   For there are three that bear record in heaven, the Father, the Word, and the Holy Ghost: and these three are one.
    •   And there are three that bear witness in earth, the spirit, and the water, and the blood: and these three agree in one.
    •   If we receive the witness of men, the witness of God is greater: for this is the witness of God which he hath testified of his Son.
    • 10   He that believeth on the Son of God hath the witness in himself: he that believeth not God hath made him a liar; because he believeth not the record that God gave of his Son.
    • 11   And this is the record, that God hath given to us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.
    • 12   He that hath the Son hath life; and he that hath not the Son of God hath not life.
    • 13   These things have I written unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God; that ye may know that ye have eternal life, and that ye may believe on the name of the Son of God.
    • 14   And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us:
    • 15   And if we know that he hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of him.
    • 16   If any man see his brother sin a sin which is not unto death, he shall ask, and he shall give him life for them that sin not unto death. There is a sin unto death: I do not say that he shall pray for it.
    • 17   All unrighteousness is sin: and there is a sin not unto death.
    • 18   We know that whosoever is born of God sinneth not; but he that is begotten of God keepeth himself, and that wicked one toucheth him not.
    • 19   And we know that we are of God, and the whole world lieth in wickedness.
    • 20   And we know that the Son of God is come, and hath given us an understanding, that we may know him that is true, and we are in him that is true, even in his Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God, and eternal life.
    • 21   Little children, keep yourselves from idols. Amen.
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  • King James Version (1769) with Strongs Numbers and Morphology and CatchWords, including Apocrypha (without glosses) (kjva - 3.1)

    2023-07-19

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    This is the King James Version of the Holy Bible (also known as the Authorized Version) with embedded Strong's Numbers. The rights to the base text are held by the Crown of England.
    The Strong's numbers in the OT were obtained from The Bible Foundation: http://www.bf.org. The NT Strong's data was obtained from The KJV2003 Project at CrossWire: http://www.crosswire.org. These mechanisms provide a useful means for looking up the exact original language word in a lexicon that is keyed to Strong's numbers.

    Special thanks to the volunteers at Bible Foundation for keying the Hebrew/English data and of Project KJV2003 for working toward the completion of synchronizing the English phrases to the Stephanas Textus Receptus, and to Dr. Maurice Robinson for providing the base Greek text with Strong's and Morphology.
    We are also appreciative of formatting markup that was provided by Michael Paul Johnson at http://www.ebible.org. Their time and generosity to contribute such for the free use of the Body of Christ is a great blessing and this derivitive work could not have been possible without these efforts of so many individuals.
    Version 3.1 incorporates a more recent set of TR data from Dr. Maurice Robinson than was used in all the earlier versions. The TR data was obtained in 2016 from the Greek New Testament sources website
    https://sites.google.com/a/wmail.fi/greeknt/home/greeknt
    This was integrated into the OSIS source files of an intermediate version 2.9a hosted at
    https://www.crosswire.org/~dmsmith/kjv2011/kjv2.9a/
    It is in this spirit that we in turn offer the KJV2003 Project text freely for any purpose.
    Any copyright that might be obtained for this effort is held by CrossWire Bible Society © 2003-2023 and CrossWire Bible Society hereby grants a general public license to use this text for any purpose.
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    • Encoding: UTF-8
    • Direction: LTR
    • LCSH: Bible.English
    • Distribution Abbreviation: kjva

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    history_1.1
    Fixed .conf file GlobalOptionFilters
    history_1.2
    Added Feature StrongsNumbers to configuration
    history_1.3
    Added Morph option
    history_1.4
    Fixed Psalm Titles to use correct GBF tags
    history_2.0
    Changed New Testament to use a snapshot of the KJV2003 Project
    history_2.1
    Changed Old Testament to use OSIS tags, removing the last of the GBF markup. Also updated to 20030624 snapshot of KJV2003. Compressed.
    history_2.2
    Updated to 20040121 snapshot of KJV2003
    history_2.3
    Fixed bugs
    history_3.0
    Added Apocrypha (2009-10-03)
    history_3.0.1
    Moved to main repository & changed Description (2014-01-15)
    history_3.1
    (2023-07-19) See KJV 3.1 history

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