7 For gmany deceivers have gone out into the world hwho do not confess Jesus Christ as coming in the flesh. iThis is a deceiver and an antichrist. 8 jLook to yourselves, kthat 3we do not lose those things we worked for, but that 3we may receive a full reward.
9 lWhoever 4transgresses and does not abide in the doctrine of Christ does not have God. He who abides in the doctrine of Christ has both the Father and the Son. 10 If anyone comes to you and mdoes not bring this doctrine, do not receive him into your house nor greet him; 11 for he who greets him shares in his evil deeds.
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