Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament1 John 3:7
- Let no man lead you astray (mhdeiv planatw umav).
- Present active imperative of planaw, "let no one keep on leading you astray." See 1:8; 2:26. Break the spell of any Gnostic charmer.
- He that doeth righteousness (o poiwn thn dikaiosunhn).
- "He that keeps on doing (present active participle of poiew) righteousness." For this idiom with poiew see 1:6; 3:4.
- He (ekeinov).
- Christ as in verse 5.