1 John 3:2

English Standard Version

2 Beloved, we are God’s children now, and what we will be has not yet appeared; but we know that when he appears[1] we shall be like him, because we shall see him as he is. (Joh17:24; Ro8:15; Ro8:18; Ro8:29; 1Co13:12; 2Co3:18; 2Co4:11; 2Co4:17; Ga3:26; Eph1:5; Php3:21; 2Pe1:4; 1Jo2:28; 1Jo3:1; Re22:4)

New International Version

2 Dear friends, now we are children of God, and what we will be has not yet been made known. But we know that when Christ appears,[1] we shall be like him, for we shall see him as he is.

New Int. Readers Version

2 Dear friends, now we are children of God. He still hasn't let us know what we will be. But we know that when Christ appears, we will be like him. We will see him as he really is.

King James Version

2 Beloved, now are we the sons of God, and it doth not yet appear what we shall be: but we know that, when he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.