Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on John 5:38 in English Standard Version "and you do not have his word abiding in you, for you do not believe the one whom he has sent." 1Jo 2:14 I write to you, fathers, because you know him who is from the beginning. I write to you, young men, because you are strong, and the word of God abides in you, and you have overcome the evil one. 1Jo 4:13 By this we know that we abide in him and he in us, because he has given us of his Spirit. 1Jo 5:10 Whoever believes in the Son of God has the testimony in himself. Whoever does not believe God has made him a liar, because he has not believed in the testimony that God has borne concerning his Son.