Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

This is my commandment, that ye love each other, just as I have loved you.

New American Standard Bible

“This is My commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you.

King James Version

This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you.

Holman Bible

This is My command: Love one another as I have loved you.

International Standard Version

"This is my commandment: that you love one another as I have loved you.

American Standard Version

This is my commandment, that ye love one another, even as I have loved you.

Amplified

“This is My commandment, that you love and unselfishly seek the best for one another, just as I have loved you.

An Understandable Version

My commandment [to you] is this: You should love one another just as I have loved you.

Anderson New Testament

This is my commandment: That you love one another, as I have loved you.

Bible in Basic English

This is the law I give you: Have love one for another, even as I have love for you.

Common New Testament

This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.

Daniel Mace New Testament

this is my commandment, that ye love one another, as I have loved you.

Darby Translation

This is my commandment, that ye love one another, as I have loved you.

Godbey New Testament

This is my commandment, that you may love one another, as I loved you.

Goodspeed New Testament

The command that I give you is to love one another just as I have loved you.

John Wesley New Testament

This is my commandment, that ye love one another, as I have loved you.

Julia Smith Translation

This is my command, That ye love one another, as I loved you.

King James 2000

This is my commandment, That you love one another, as I have loved you.

Lexham Expanded Bible

This is my commandment: that you love one another just as I have loved you.

Modern King James verseion

This is My commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

This is my commandment: that ye love together as I have loved you.

Moffatt New Testament

This is my command: you are to love one another as I have loved you.

Montgomery New Testament

"This is my command, Love one another as I have loved you.

NET Bible

My commandment is this -- to love one another just as I have loved you.

New Heart English Bible

"This is my commandment, that you love one another, even as I have loved you.

Noyes New Testament

This is my commandment, that ye love one another, as I have loved you.

Sawyer New Testament

This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.

The Emphasized Bible

This, is my own commandment, That ye be loving one another, just as I loved you.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

This is my commandment, That ye love one another, just as I have loved you.

Twentieth Century New Testament

This is my command--Love one another, as I have loved you.

Webster

This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you.

Weymouth New Testament

This is my commandment to you, to love one another as I have loved you.

Williams New Testament

This is my command to you, to keep on loving one another as I have loved you.

World English Bible

"This is my commandment, that you love one another, even as I have loved you.

Worrell New Testament

This is My commandment, that ye love one another, even as I loved you.

Worsley New Testament

This is my commandment, that ye love one another, as I have loved you.

Youngs Literal Translation

'This is my command, that ye love one another, according as I did love you;

Verse Picture

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
οὗτος οὗτοι αὕτη αὕται 
Houtos 
this, these, he, the same, this man, she, they,
Usage: 258

is
ἐστί 
Esti 
is, are, was, be, have, not tr, , vr is
Usage: 585

my
ἐμός 
Emos 
my, mine, mine own, of me, I
Usage: 25

ἐντολή 
Entole 
Usage: 47

ἵνα 
Hina 
that, to,
Usage: 472

ye love
G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

ἀλλήλων 
Allelon 
Usage: 85

as
καθώς 
Kathos 
as, even as, according as, when, according to, how, as well as
Usage: 141

G25
ἀγαπάω 
Agapao 
Usage: 92

Devotionals

Devotionals about John 15:12

Devotionals containing John 15:12

References

Images John 15:12

Prayers for John 15:12

Context Readings

Christlike Love

11 These things I have spoken to you that my joy may dwell in you, and your joy may be full. 12 This is my commandment, that ye love each other, just as I have loved you. 13 Greater love has no man than this, that some man lay down his life for his friends.



Cross References

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.

1 John 3:23

And this is his commandment, that we should believe in the name of his Son Jesus Christ, and love each other, just as he gave command.

Romans 12:10

with brotherly love toward each other, affectionate, leading each other in recognition,

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 3:12

And may the Lord make you increase and abound in love toward each other, and toward all men, just as also we toward you,

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.

2 Thessalonians 1:3

We are indebted to thank God always about you, brothers, as it is fitting, because your faith is increasing greatly, and the love of each one of you all toward each other abounds.

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,

1 John 2:7-10

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.

1 John 3:11-18

Because this is the message that ye heard from the beginning, that we should love each other.

1 John 4:21

And we have this commandment from him, so that he who loves God will also love his brother.

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