Bible: John 3:14-21

3:14 Just as 1  Moses lifted up the serpent 2  in the wilderness, 3  so must the Son of Man be lifted up, 4  3:15 so that everyone who believes in him may have eternal life.” 5 

3:16 For this is the way 6  God loved the world: He gave his one and only 7  Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish 8  but have eternal life. 9  3:17 For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, 10  but that the world should be saved through him. 3:18 The one who believes in him is not condemned. 11  The one who does not believe has been condemned 12  already, because he has not believed in the name of the one and only 13  Son of God. 3:19 Now this is the basis for judging: 14  that the light has come into the world and people 15  loved the darkness rather than the light, because their deeds were evil. 3:20 For everyone who does evil deeds hates the light and does not come to the light, so that their deeds will not be exposed. 3:21 But the one who practices the truth comes to the light, so that it may be plainly evident that his deeds have been done in God. 16 

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