And on the next day he was seen by them as they fought, and he was reconciling them for peace, having said, Men, ye are brothers. Why is it that ye wrong each other?
And Abram said to Lot, Let there be no strife, I pray thee, between me and thee, and between my herdsmen and thy herdsmen, for we are brothers.
So he sent his brothers away, and they departed. And he said to them, See that ye not fall out by the way.
And he went out the second day, and, behold, two men of the Hebrews were striving together. And he said to him who did the wrong, Why do thou smite thy neighbor?
A brother offended [is harder to be won] than a strong city, and [such] contentions are like the bars of a castle.
These things I command you, so that ye may love each other.
But brother goes to law against brother, and this before unbelievers?
If therefore any exhortation is in Christ, if any encouragement of love, if any fellowship of spirit, if any bowels and mercies,
in nothing according to selfish ambition or empty conceit, but in humility considering each other surpassing yourselves.
Because this is the message that ye heard from the beginning, that we should love each other.