1 John 2:28

English Standard Version

28 And now, little children, abide in him, so that when he appears we may have confidence and not shrink from him in shame at his coming. (Col3:4; 1Th2:19; 1Jo3:2; 1Jo3:21; 1Jo4:17; 1Jo5:14)

New International Version

28 And now, dear children, continue in him, so that when he appears we may be confident and unashamed before him at his coming.

New Int. Readers Version

28 Dear children, remain joined to Christ. Then when he comes, we can be bold. We will not be ashamed to meet him when he comes.

King James Version

28 And now, little children, abide in him; that, when he shall appear, we may have confidence, and not be ashamed before him at his coming.