Oh no not a private interpretation at all, His way to be like Him is open to anyone who will believe Him, and in reality I have seen Him and am like Him, my identity is with Him. You are supposed to be as well.I'm not arguing with John, as I agree completely with the meaning of his words. I'm debating with you, because you consistently take his words out of context and conform them to your private interpretation.
Not very secure in your doctrine are you? For I have pointed out to you things you have not considered of God and the Christ. Puts you under conviction and you don't like e it for it bucks against your religious beliefs.But since this is where our paths diverge, I'll just abandon the conversation and let you have the last word.