Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy.

General references

Bible References


Matthew 19:19
honor your father and your mother;
and love your neighbor as yourself.
Matthew 22:39
The second is like it: Love your neighbor as yourself.
Leviticus 19:18
Do not take revenge or bear a grudge against members of your community, but love your neighbor as yourself; I am Yahweh.
Mark 12:31
“The second is: Love your neighbor as yourself. There is no other command greater than these.”
Luke 10:27
He answered:

Love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, with all your strength, and with all your mind; and your neighbor as yourself.
Romans 13:8
Do not owe anyone anything, except to love one another, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law.
Galatians 5:13
For you were called to be free, brothers; only don’t use this freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but serve one another through love.
James 2:8
Indeed, if you keep the royal law prescribed in the Scripture, Love your neighbor as yourself, you are doing well.

And hate

Exodus 17:14
The Lord then said to Moses, “Write this down on a scroll as a reminder and recite it to Joshua: I will completely blot out the memory of Amalek under heaven.”
Deuteronomy 23:6
Never seek their peace or prosperity as long as you live.
Deuteronomy 25:17
“Remember what the Amalekites did to you on the journey after you left Egypt.
Psalm 41:10
But You, Lord, be gracious to me and raise me up;
then I will repay them.
Psalm 139:21
Lord, don’t I hate those who hate You,
and detest those who rebel against You?

General references

Leviticus 19:34
You must regard the foreigner who lives with you as the native-born among you. You are to love him as yourself, for you were foreigners in the land of Egypt; I am Yahweh your God.
Deuteronomy 4:2
You must not add anything to what I command you or take anything away from it, so that you may keep the commands of the Lord your God I am giving you.

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