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Lesson 2: 2 John 2-3

2 John 2-3
For the truth’s sake, which dwelleth in us, and shall be with us forever. Grace be with you, mercy, and peace, from God the Father, and from the Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of the Father, in truth and love.

Related Scriptures
John 1:14 (The term Word in this verse refers to Jesus Christ.)
John 8:31-32
John 14:6
John 14:15-21
John 16:13
John 17:17-19 (Jesus is praying.)
John 18:37
2 Corinthians 4:1-2
Ephesians 1:12-14
Ephesians 5:8-10
Philippians 4:7
Colossians 3:12-17


1. What is said to dwell in Christians?

2. Which Member of the Trinity teaches the truth to our spirits?

3. The gospel is the story of Jesus and the salvation He makes available to us. a) Does the Bible tell us that the gospel is true? b) How sure would our salvation be if the gospel weren’t true?

4. Will the truth ever cease to be part of a Christian’s life?

5. Our text speaks of mercy and peace coming from God. Truth comes from God. a) What do these character traits say about God? b) How do these qualities influence our relationship with God? c) If God weren’t like this, what would the Gospel be like, or would there be a gospel?

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