1 John 5:1-5 (NRSV)
1 Everyone who believes that Jesus is the Christ has
been born of God, and everyone who loves the parent loves the child.
2 By this we know
that we love the children of God, when we love God and obey his
3 For the love
of God is this, that we obey his commandments. And his commandments
are not burdensome,
4 for whatever
is born of God conquers the world. And this is the victory that
conquers the world, our faith.
5 Who is it that
conquers the world but the one who believes that Jesus is the Son