Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
If a man say, I love God, and hateth his brother, he is a liar: for he that loveth not his brother whom he hath seen, how can he love God whom he hath not seen?
1 John 2:4
Whoever says, "I know him," but does not obey his commands, is a liar, and there is no truth in his heart;
1 John 3:17
But if someone who is rich sees his brother in need and closes his heart against him, how can he have any love for God in his heart?
1 John 4:12
No one has ever seen God; yet if we love one another, God keeps in union with us and love for him attains perfection in our hearts.
These two commands sum up the whole of the Law and the Prophets."
For when I was hungry, you gave me nothing to eat, and when I was thirsty you gave me nothing to drink,
By this they will all know that you are my disciples??y your love for one another."
"If you really love me, you will observe my commands.
Your love for the brotherhood must continue.