I in them, and you in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and that the world may know that you have sent me, and have loved them, as you have loved me.
44 And all that believed were together, and had all things common;
45 And sold their possessions and goods, and parted them to all men, as every man had need.
46 And they, continuing daily with one accord in the temple, and breaking bread from house to house, did eat their food with gladness and singleness of heart,
47 Praising God, and having favour with all the people. And the Lord added to the church daily such as should be saved.
Iron sharpens iron; so a man sharpens the countenance of his friend.
Bear all of you one another's burdens, and so fulfill the law of Christ.
A new commandment I give unto you, That all of you love one another; as I have loved you, that all of you also love one another.
By this shall all men know that all of you are my disciples, if all of you have love (o. agape) one to another.
That which we have seen and heard declare we unto you, that all of you also may have fellowship with us: and truly our fellowship is with the Father, and with his Son Jesus Christ.
Wherefore comfort yourselves together, and edify one another, even as also all of you do.
That is, that I may be comforted together with you by the mutual faith both of you and me.
Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together, as the manner of some is; but exhorting one another: and so much the more, as all of you see the day approaching.
Hereby perceive we the love (o. agape) of God, 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 labour.
10 For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falls; for he has not another to help him up.
11 Again, if two lie together, then they have heat: but how can one be warm alone?
12 And if one prevail against him, two shall withstand him; and a threefold cord is not quickly broken.
As we have therefore opportunity, let us do good unto all men, especially unto them who are of the household of faith.