1 The elder to the beloved Gaius, whom I truly love with divine love.
3 John 1:1 Cross References - Godbey
29 And the city was filled with commotion: and they rushed of one accord into the theatre, seizing Gaius and Aristarchus, the Macedonians, the companions of Paul.
4 And Sopater the (son) of Pyrrhus, the Berean, and Aristarchus, the Thessalonian, and Secundus; and Gaius the Derbean, and Timothy; and Tychicus and Trophimus the Asiatics, accompanied him;
23 Gaius my host, and that of the whole church salutes you. Erastus the steward of the city, and brother Quartus, salute you.
14 I thank God that I baptized none of you, except Crispus and Gaius;
18 Little children, let us love with divine love not in word, nor in tongue; but in deed and in truth.
1 The elder to the elect Cyria, and to her children, whom in truth I love with divine love; and not I, but also those having known the truth; 2 on account of the truth which abides in us, and shall be with us forever. 3 Grace, mercy, peace, shall be with us from God our Father and from Jesus Christ, the Son of the Father, in truth and in divine love. 4 I rejoice exceedingly because I have found some of thy children walking about in truth, as we received commandment from the Father. 5 And now I entreat thee, O Cyria, not as writing to thee a new commandment, but that which we had from the beginning, that we love one another with divine love. 6 And this is the divine love, that we may walk about according to his commandments; this is the commandment, That, as you heard from the beginning, that you may walk about in it. 7 Because many deceivers have gone out into the world, who do not confess that Jesus Christ is coming in the flesh; the same is the deceiver and the antichrist. 8 Take heed to yourselves, that you may not destroy those things which you have wrought, but may receive a full reward. 9 Every one going forth, and not abiding in the teaching of Christ, has not God; the one abiding in the teaching, the same has both the Father and the Son. 10 If any one comes to you, and does not bring this doctrine; do not receive him into your house, and do not bid him God speed: 11 for the one bidding him God speed partakes of his evil deeds. 12 Having many things to write to you, I would not write them with paper and ink: but I hope to come to you, and mouth to mouth to speak to you, in order that our joy may be full. 13 The children of thy elect sister salute thee.