and may the Lord cause you to increase and abound in love for one another, and for all people, just as we also do for you;
And this I pray, that your love may abound still more and more in real knowledge and all discernment,
Now as to the love of the brethren, you have no need for anyone to write to you, for you yourselves are taught by God to love one another;
See that no one repays another with evil for evil, but always seek after that which is good for one another and for all people.
We ought always to give thanks to God for you, brethren, as is only fitting, because your faith is greatly enlarged, and the love of each one of you toward one another grows ever greater;
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision nor uncircumcision means anything, but faith working through love.
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
For this is the message which you have heard from the beginning, that we should love one another;
Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God.
Their idols are silver and gold, The work of man's hands.
"In everything, therefore, treat people the same way you want them to treat you, for this is the Law and the Prophets.
"The second is like it, 'YOU SHALL LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR AS YOURSELF.'
The apostles said to the Lord, "Increase our faith!"
Owe nothing to anyone except to love one another; for he who loves his neighbor has fulfilled the law.
If I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but do not have love, I have become a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal.
Now He who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will supply and multiply your seed for sowing and increase the harvest of your righteousness;
For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another.
Having so fond an affection for you, we were well-pleased to impart to you not only the gospel of God but also our own lives, because you had become very dear to us.
Finally then, brethren, we request and exhort you in the Lord Jesus, that as you received from us instruction as to how you ought to walk and please God (just as you actually do walk), that you excel still more.
Every good thing given and every perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of lights, with whom there is no variation or shifting shadow.
and in your godliness, brotherly kindness, and in your brotherly kindness, love.
but grow in the grace and knowledge of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ To Him be the glory, both now and to the day of eternity. Amen.