1 The Elder,
To the 1elect lady and her children, whom I love in truth, and not only I, but also all those who have known athe truth, 2 because of the truth which abides in us and will be with us forever:
3 bGrace, mercy, and peace will be with 2you from God the Father and from the Lord Jesus Christ, the Son of the Father, in truth and love.
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