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1:1 That which was from the beginning which we have heard which we
have seen with our eyes which we have looked upon and our hands have handled
of the Word of life.
1:2 For the life was manifested.(from
where was it manifested?).and
we have seen it.(John
19:35).and bear witness
and show unto you that eternal life.which
was with the Father and was manifested
1:3 That which we have seen and heard declare we unto you, that you
also may have fellowship.(Hebrews
company with those seeking for the truth and run from those that claim
they have it down pat, because as eternity is infinite, so is everything
in it, that is, one door opens to a room with yet another door and so on
and on, always increasing in greater spirituality for all eternity:.John
14:2). And truly our fellowship is with the Father and
with his Son Emmanuel the Christ..(fellowship
study, meditation and contemplation and even going to places we call
1:4 And these things write we unto you that your joy may be full.
1:5 This then is the message which we have heard
of him and declare unto you that God
is light and in him is no darkness at all.
1:6 "If we say that we have fellowship.(or,
Him and walk in darkness.('dimness'
in the original Greek; like living as though we know not the truth or being
a lukewarm Christian),
we lie and do not the truth.(living
the truth is doing it; what's that
15:7 "If you abide
in me and my words abide in you, you shall ask
what you will and it shall be done unto you."
1:7 But if we walk in the light, as he is in the light.(this
is referring to Emmanuel both
being in the light of the Creator and referring to the way His character
is as an example for us to emulate
His good deeds in our relations with others:.1Corinthians
4:5).we have fellowship
one with another and the
blood of Emmanuel the Christ his Son cleanses.(original
Greek is 'has cleansed us', 'made us clean'; see note).us
for all time; it's just that powerful:.Hebrews
1:8 If we say that we have no sin we deceive ourselves and the truth
is not in us.
1:9 If we confess
doesn't confess that which he or she wants to remain hidden; it's talking
about an openness here, with God, for why would you confess your
sins to anyone but God who only can forgive them and cleanse you from them?).he
is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse.(or,
to look at us as though we never had any sin, as the original Greek tense
for the word 'cleanse' is 'has cleansed us', 'made us clean'; see
note).us from all unrighteousness..(why
does He want to cleanse us?.Ephesians
2:10 "For we are his workmanship.....")
1:10 If we say that we cannot sin we make him a liar and his word is
not in us.