Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So when they had dined, Jesus saith to Simon Peter, Simon, son of Jonas, lovest thou me more than these? He saith unto him, Yea, Lord; thou knowest that I love thee. He saith unto him, Feed my lambs.
Jesus said to them, "If God were your Father, ye would love Me; for I came forth, and have come from, God; for neither have I come of Myself, but He sent Me.
"If ye love Me, ye will keep My commandments;
for the Father Himself loveth you, because ye have loved Me, and have believed that I came forth from the Father.
"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.
"Then will the King say to those on His right hand, 'Come, ye blessed of My Father! inherit the Kingdom prepared for you from the founding of the world:
1 Corinthians 16:21
The salutation of me, Paul, with my own hand.
2 Corinthians 5:14
For the love of Christ is constraining us; having judged this, that One died for all; consequently, they all died:
For in Christ Jesus neither circumcision avails anything, nor uncircumcision, but faith working through love.
Grace be with all who love our Lord Jesus Christ in incorruptness.
1 Peter 1:8
Whom, not having seen, ye love; on Whom, though now not seeing Him, yet believing, ye exult with joy unspeakable and full of glory;
1 John 4:19
We love, because He first loved us.
1 John 5:1
Every one who believes that Jesus is the Christ has been begotten of God; and every one who loves Him Who begat loves him also that has been begotten of Him.
That disciple, therefore, whom Jesus loved, says to Peter, "It is the Lord!" Simon Peter, therefore, having heard that it was the Lord, girded his outer garment (for he was naked), and cast himself into the sea.
But Peter, answering, said to Him, "If all should be made to stumble because of Thee, I will never be made to stumble."
But Peter said to Him, "If even all should be made to stumble, yet will not I!"
He saith to him the third time, "Simon, son of John, do you fondly love Me?" Peter was grieved, because He said to him the third time "Do you fondly love Me?" and he said to Him, "Lord, Thou knowest all things; Thou knowest that I do fondly love Thee." Jesus saith to him, "Feed My sheep.
And there is no creature that is not manifest in His presence; but all things are naked and laid bare to the eyes of Him with Whom is our account.
And her children I will slay with death; and all the assemblies shall know that I am He Who searcheth the reins and hearts; and I will give to you, each one, according to your works.
"See that ye despise not one of these little ones; for I say to you, that their angels in Heaven do always behold the face of My Father Who is in Heaven.
but I prayed for you, that your faith fail not; and, when once you have turned again, establish your brethren."
But him that is weak in the faith receive ye, yet not for decisions of scruples.
Now we, the strong, ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves.
1 Corinthians 3:1
And I, brethren, could not speak to you, as to spiritual, but as to carnal??s to babes in Christ.
1 Corinthians 8:11
For he that is weak??he brother for whom Christ died??erishes by reason of your knowledge.
that we may no longer be babes, billow-tossed, and carried about with every wind of teaching, in the sleight of men, in the craftiness suited to the artifice of error;
Wherefore, lift up the relaxed hands and the feeble knees,
1 Peter 2:2
as new-born babes, long ye for the spiritual, unadulterated milk, that thereby ye may grow unto salvation,