Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So the Scribe said to Him, "Rightly, in very truth, Rabbi, have you said that He stands alone, and there is none but He;
Any one who loves father or mother more than me is not worthy of me, and any one who loves son or daughter more than me is not worthy of me;
"'Thou shalt love the Lord thy God,'" he replied, "'with thy whole heart, thy whole soul, thy whole strength, and thy whole mind; and thy fellow man as much as thyself.'"
1 Timothy 1:5
But the end sought to be secured by exhortation is the love which springs from a pure heart, a clear conscience and a sincere faith.
"Teacher, which is the greatest Commandment in the Law?"
You believe that God is one, and you are quite right: evil spirits also believe this, and shudder."
1 John 4:21
And the command which we have from Him is that he who loves God must love his brother man also.