I John

Chapter 1- 2:6

  1. What is “light”?




  1. If we walk in the light, then:










  1. If we are walking in the light, how can we have sin for the blood of Jesus to cleanse us from?




  1. If we confess our sins, what two things does Jesus do? Explain.






  1. Are we expected to sin? Give scriptures.




  1. Jesus is our ____________________ (explain) and the _____________________ (explain) for our sins.


  1. How can we know that we know Jesus?




  1. What do verses 1:6 and 2:4 teach us?



Memory Work: I John 2:3, 4 – And hereby we do know that we know him, if we keep his commandments. He that saith, I know him, and keepeth not his commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him.


Chapter 2:7-2:29

  1. Where there is 1__________________________________


there is 1______________________________.


  1. Explain verse 10




  1. Does God love the world? Explain.




  1. If we love the Father then




  1. Define the three attributes of all that is in the world.








  1. Where did the antichrists come from?




  1. What does the anointing we receive teach us?




  1. What characterizes those born of God?



Memory Work: I John 2:15-17  – Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man loves the world, the love of the Father is not of him. For all that is in the world. Lust of the flesh, and the lust of the eyes, and the pride of life, is not of the Father, but is of the world. And the world passeth away, and the lust thereof: but he that doeth the will of God abideth forever.


Chapter three

  1. Why do we purify ourselves? How do we purify ourselves?




  1. How are those of the devil manifest?




How are the children of God manifest?




  1. Why was Jesus manifested?




  1. How do we know we have passed from death to life?




  1. What characterizes real love?




  1. What is a heart that condemns us?




  1. What is God’s commandment to us?



Memory Work: I John 3:10 – In this the children of God are manifest, and the children of the devil: whosoever doeth not righteousness is not of God, neither he that loveth not his brother.


Chapter four

  1. Why must we try (test) the spirits?




  1. How can we know the Spirit of God?




  1. How can we know the spirit of antichrist?




  1. All who are born of God ____________________________________________.


  1. How did God show His love for us?




  1. What is meant by having boldness on the day of judgment?




  1. A man who loves God will necessarily


Memory Work: I John 4:1 – Beloved, believe not every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God: because many false prophets are gone out into the world.


Chapter five

  1. What does “overcometh the world” mean?




  1. How is faith the victory?




  1. What are the three that bear witness in earth?








  1. How can we know that we have eternal life?


Test for Born Again:               2:29        4:7        5:1


Test for Abiding in God:         3:24       4:16       4:15


We can know by:


a. ___________________________________________________________________


b. ___________________________________________________________________


c. ___________________________________________________________________


  1. Give several scriptures concerning our asking in God’s will.




  1. What is a sin unto death?




What is a sin not unto death?




  1. How do those born of God keep themselves?



Memory Work: I John 5:18 – We know that whosoever is born of God sinneth not; but he that is begotten of God keepeth himself, and that wicked one toucheth him not.


II and III John

1.   What was the reason for John’s great rejoicing?




2.   What is love?




3.   How can we know a deceiver and an antichrist?




4.   What must someone do to have God?




What evidence does someone have not having God?




5.   Explain III John, verse 2.




6.   How did these missionaries take nothing of the Gentiles?



Memory Work: II John, verse 9 – Whosoever transgresseth, and abideth not in the doctrine of Christ, hath not God. He that abideth in the doctrine of Christ hath both the Father and the Son.