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3 John -5

Jul 7, 2020   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   3 John, 3 John (written), Daily Writing, Epistles, Epistles (written), Writings  //  2 Comments

Tuesday 7 July 2020

Beloved, you do faithfully whatever you do for the brethren and for strangers, 3 John -5

John now moves from comments about his own personal happiness concerning Gaius to a commendation and exhortation of his actions. He begins this by saying once again, “Beloved.” It is the third of four times that he uses the term in this short letter, stressing the truly loving feeling that John held for Gaius.Read the rest

3 John -4

Jul 6, 2020   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   3 John, 3 John (written), Daily Writing, Epistles, Writings  //  2 Comments

Monday, 6 July 2020

I have no greater joy than to hear that my children walk in truth. 3 John -4

The Greek of the previous verse showed where the articles should rightly be placed. It said, “For I rejoiced greatly when brethren came and testified of the truth that is in you, just as you walk in truth.”Read the rest

3 John -2

Jul 4, 2020   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   3 John, 3 John (written), Daily Writing, Epistles, Epistles (written), Writings  //  5 Comments

Saturday, 4 July 2020

Beloved, I pray that you may prosper in all things and be in health, just as your soul prospers. 3 John -2

John, addressing “the beloved Gaius” of the previous verse, calls him “Beloved.” As the adjective is singular, there is no question that the letter is written to him alone, even if it is now included for our instruction in the Bible.Read the rest

3 John -1

Jul 3, 2020   //   by Charlie Garrett   //   3 John, 3 John (written), Daily Writing, Epistles, Epistles (written), Writings  //  2 Comments

Friday, 3 July 2020

The Elder,
To the beloved Gaius, whom I love in truth:
3 John -1

As in 2 John, John begins his letter with “The Elder.” Because of his reputation, age, and status, this was all that was necessary to identify himself to his readers. This is a personal letter and is being written “To the beloved Gaius.”Read the rest

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