All Rights Reserved. And behold, a lawyer stood up to put him to the test, saying, “Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?” He said to him, “What is written in the Law? And he answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself.”. Let each of us please his neighbor for his good, to build him up. “You have heard that it was said, ‘You shall love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’ But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven. And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony. For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for a sincere brotherly love, love one another earnestly from a pure heart. P ‣ In the Bible, we are called upon to help others and love thy neighbor. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. As God has given us life and this plentiful earth we should share his blessings with our family, friends, and community. Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her. O © 2020 Christianity.com. ‣ For the commandments, “You shall not commit adultery, You shall not murder, You shall not steal, You shall not covet,” and any other commandment, are summed up in this word: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”. And if you greet only your brothers, what more are you doing than others? The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him. Contact me: openbibleinfo (at) gmail.com. With all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love, eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace. Let brotherly love continue. You shall treat the stranger who sojourns with you as the native among you, and you shall love him as yourself, for you were strangers in the land of Egypt: I am the Lord your God. And his commandments are not burdensome. For he makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the just and on the unjust. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. There is none other commandment greater than these. ‣ And we are to extend to our neighbor that kind of love with which we love ourselves. Visit the Bible online to search for words if you don’t know the specific passage your’re looking for. When did we see you a stranger and invite you in, or needing clothes and clothe you? The whole head is sick, and the whole heart faint. When did we see you sick or in prison and go to visit you? You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. ‣ How do you read it?” And he answered, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and with all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself.” And he said to him, “You have answered correctly; do this, and you will live.” But he, desiring to justify himself, said to Jesus, “And who is my neighbor?” ... For the whole law is fulfilled in one word: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”. ', "The King will reply, 'Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.'. Therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing. “But I say to you who hear, Love your enemies, do good to those who hate you, “Teacher, which is the great commandment in the Law?” And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father's commandments and abide in his love. And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.”. If he refuses to listen to them, tell it to the church. And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. The vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz, which he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem in the days of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, and Hezekiah, kings of Judah. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. 12 And again Isaiah says, “The root of Jesse will come, even he who arises to rule the Gentiles; in him will the Gentiles hope.” - … Verse 31. See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. ‣ R F Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. If you really fulfill the royal law according to the Scripture, “You shall love your neighbor as yourself,” you are doing well. Hear, O heavens, and give ear, O earth; for the Lord has spoken: “Children have I reared and brought up, but they have rebelled against me. Scripture tells us "Let each of you look not only to his own interests but also to the interests of others" (Philippians 2:4). My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. This is the great and first commandment. But if he does not listen, take one or two others along with you, that every charge may be established by the evidence of two or three witnesses. And this commandment we have from him: whoever loves God must also love his brother. But God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. Outdo one another in showing honor. N I have been crucified with Christ. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love. ‣ And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love. Mark 12:31 - And the second [is] like, [namely] this, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself. Blog, A “If your brother sins against you, go and tell him his fault, between you and him alone. Finally, all of you, have unity of mind, sympathy, brotherly love, a tender heart, and a humble mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. OpenBible.info Labs And to love him with all the heart and with all the understanding and with all the strength, and to love one's neighbor as oneself, is much more than all whole burnt offerings and sacrifices.”. The wages of a hired servant shall not remain with you all night until the morning. Z, The second is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.”. But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved—. For with the measure you use, it will be measured to you.". L “When a stranger sojourns with you in your land, you shall not do him wrong. And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony. A good measure, pressed down, shaken together and running over, will be poured into your lap. B You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your might. Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends. Owe no one anything, except to love each other, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law. But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you. “You are the salt of the earth, but if salt has lost its taste, how shall its saltiness be restored? ‣ Whoever loves his brother abides in the light, and in him there is no cause for stumbling. For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.'. Do not even the tax collectors do the same? So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are of the household of faith. The ox knows its owner, and the donkey its master's crib, but Israel does not know, my people do not understand.” Ah, sinful nation, a people laden with iniquity, offspring of evildoers, children who deal corruptly! “Judge not, that you be not judged. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself. For if the mighty works done in you had been done in Tyre and Sidon, they would have repented long ago, sitting in sackcloth and ashes. There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. Love does no wrong to a neighbor; therefore love is the fulfilling of the law. Nevertheless know this, that the kingdom of God has come near.’ I tell you, it will be more bearable on that day for Sodom than for that town.