If ye love me, keep my commandments;
In this we know that we love the sons of God, when we love God and keep his commandments.
He that loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me, and he that loves son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me.
And in this we do know that we have known him if we keep his commandments.
Then shall the King say unto those on his right hand, Come, ye blessed of my Father, inherit the kingdom prepared for you from the foundation of the world;
Jesus said unto them, If God were your Father, ye would surely love me, for I proceeded forth and came from God; neither did I come of myself, but he sent me.
He that has my commandments and keeps them, he it is that loves me; and he that loves me shall be loved of my Father, and I will love him and will manifest myself to him.
If ye keep my commandments, ye shall abide in my love, even as I have kept my Father's commandments and abide in his love.
So when they had dined, Jesus said to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me more than these? He said unto him, Yes, Lord, thou knowest that I love thee. He said unto him, Feed my lambs.
If any man does not love the Lord Jesus Christ, let him be anathema. Our Lord has come.
For the charity of the Christ constrains us because we judge thus: that if one died for all, then all are dead:
I speak not as commanding, but by occasion of the diligence of others and to prove the sincerity of your charity.
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything nor uncircumcision, but faith which works by charity.
that he would grant you, according to the riches of his glory, to be strengthened with might by his Spirit in the inner man,
Grace be with all those that love our Lord Jesus Christ in incorruption. Amen.
according to my earnest expectation and my hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but that with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether it be by life or by death.
But those things which were gain to me, I counted loss for Christ.
whom having not seen, ye love; in whom, though at present ye see him not, yet believing, ye rejoice with joy unspeakable and full of glory;
We love him, because he first loved us.
And this is charity, that we walk after his commandment. And this is the commandment, That ye walk in him, as ye have heard from the beginning.
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