And we know that the Son of God has come and has given us an understanding, that we may know Him who is true; and we are in Him who is true, in His Son Jesus Christ. This is the true God and eternal life.
We can recognise God in Jesus Christ.
- The Son of God has come in order to show us who the true God really is.
- God desires to redeem human beings from the rule of sin.
- God is a king who serves mankind
- Jesus is the true man: He is the example for our relationship with God and our neighbour.