Before all things, keeping, fervent, your love, among yourselves, because, love, covereth a multitude of sins;
In your brotherly love, unto one another, being tenderly affectioned, in honour, unto one another, giving preference;
A new commandment, give I unto you,That ye be loving one another: Just as I loved you, that, ye also, be loving one another:
By this, shall all men take knowledge, that, my disciples, ye are,If ye have, love, one to another.
Greater love than this, hath, no one, That, his life, one should lay down in behalf of his friends.
And, finally, all, being of one mind, having fellowfeeling, attached to the brethren, of tender affection, of lowly mind:
But, concerning brotherly loveno need, have ye, that we be writing unto you; for, ye yourselves, are, God-taught, to the loving of one another;
And, over all these things, love, which is a uniting-bond of completeness;
And, he, said unto himThou shalt love the Lord thy Godwith all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind:
This, is the great and first commandment.
The second, like it, is, this: Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
If ye are, indeed, fulfilling, a royal law, according to the scriptureThou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself, nobly, are ye doing;
Because, this, is the message which ye have heard from the beginningthat we should be loving one another,
We, know, that we have passed over out of death into life, because we love the brethren: he that loveth not, abideth in death.
Herein, is love: not that, we, have loved God, but that, he, loved us, and sent forth his Son, as a propitiation concerning our sins.
Beloved! If, in this way, God, loved us, we also, ought to love, one another.
Upon God, hath no one, at any time, gazed: If we love one another, God, in us, abideth, and, his love, hath been perfected within us.
If one should say, I love God, and should be hating, his brother, false, is he; for, he that doth not love his brother, whom he hath seen, God, whom he hath not seen, he cannot love!
And, this commandment, have we from him,that, he who loveth God, love, his brother also.
This, is my own commandment, That ye be loving one another, just as I loved you.
Nothing to any, be owingsave to be loving one another; for, he that loveth his neighbour, hath given to, law, its fulfillment.
Hereby, have we come to understand love: in that, He, for us, his life laid down; and, we, ought, for the brethren, our lives to lay down.
But, whoso hath this worlds goods, and beholdeth his brother having, need, and shutteth up his tender affections from him, how, is, the love of God, abiding in him?
Dear children! Let us not be loving in word, nor yet with the tongue, but in deed and truth.
Let brotherly love continue.
Of the entertaining of strangers, be not forgetful, for, hereby, unawares, have some entertained, messengers.
Bear in mind them who are in bonds, as having become jointly bound,them who are suffering ill-treatment, as being yourselves also in the body.
Beloved! let us be loving one another; because, love, is, of God, and, whosoever loveth, of God, hath been born, and is getting to understand God: