1 John

The overall focus of this epistle is to clarify the Truth.  Many false teachers and "anti-christs" had arisen and were beginning to have sway in the churches.  There were three main points addressed: 


  1. That Jesus Christ had "come in the flesh"

  2. The significance of love in the life the true follower of the Lord

  3. The true marks of Godliness in the believe