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1 John 3:13

13 Do not be surprised, brothers, [1] that the world hates you. (ESV)

Footnotes

[1] 3:13 Or brothers and sisters. The plural Greek word adelphoi (translated “brothers”) refers to siblings in a family. In New Testament usage, depending on the context, adelphoi may refer either to men or to both men and women who are siblings (brothers and sisters) in God's family, the church; also verses 14, 16

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