Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


For this is the message that ye heard from the beginning, that we should love one another.

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1 John 1:5
And this is the message that we have heard from him and declare to you, that God is light, and in him is no darkness at all.
1 John 2:7
Brothers, I write no new commandment to you, but an old commandment that ye had from the beginning. The old commandment is the word that ye heard from the beginning.

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1 John 4:7
Beloved, we should love each other. Because love is of God, and every man who loves has been begotten of God, and knows God.
John 13:34
A new commandment I give to you, that ye should love each other, just as I loved you, so that ye also should love each other.
John 15:12
This is my commandment, that ye love each other, just as I have loved you.
Galatians 6:2
Bear the burdens of each other, and so fulfill the law of the Christ.
Ephesians 5:2
And walk in love, as also the Christ loved us, and delivered himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for a fragrant aroma.
1 Thessalonians 4:9
But about brotherly love ye have no need to write to you, for ye yourselves are taught by God in order to love each other.
1 Peter 1:22
Men who have purified your souls in obedience of the truth through the Spirit for non-hypocritical brotherly love. Ye should love each other fervently from a pure heart,
1 Peter 3:8
And finally, all be like-minded, sympathetic, brother-loving, compassionate, friendly,
1 Peter 4:8
And above all having fervent love for yourselves, because love will cover a multitude of sins,
2 John 1:5
And now I beseech thee, lady, not as writing a new commandment to thee, but what we had from the beginning, that we would love each other.

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John 13:35
By this all men will know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love among each other.
1 John 4:21
And we have this commandment from him, so that he who loves God will also love his brother.