I in them, and thou in me, that they may be perfected into one; that the world may know that thou didst send me, and lovedst them, even as thou lovedst me.
44 And all that believed were together, and had all things common;
45 and they sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all, according as any man had need.
46 And day by day, continuing stedfastly with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread at home, they took their food with gladness and singleness of heart,
47 praising God, and having favor with all the people. And the Lord added to them day by day those that were saved.
Iron sharpeneth iron; So a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.
Bear ye one another’s burdens, and so fulfil the law of Christ.
A new commandment I give unto you, that ye love one another; even as I have loved you, that ye also love one another.
By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.
that which we have seen and heard declare we unto you also, that ye also may have fellowship with us: yea, and our fellowship is with the Father, and with his Son Jesus Christ:
Wherefore exhort one another, and build each other up, even as also ye do.
that is, that I with you may be comforted in you, each of us by the other’s faith, both yours and mine.
not forsaking our own assembling together, as the custom of some is, but exhorting one another ; and so much the more, as ye see the day drawing nigh.
Hereby know we love, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
9 Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their labor.
10 For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow; but woe to him that is alone when he falleth, and hath not another to lift him up.
11 Again, if two lie together, then they have warmth; but how can one be warm alone ?
12 And if a man prevail against him that is alone, two shall withstand him; and a threefold cord is not quickly broken.
So then, as we have opportunity, let us work that which is good toward all men, and especially toward them that are of the household of the faith.