“A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”
- John 13:34-35
Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good. Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.
- Romans 12:9-10
Now about your love for one another we do not need to write to you, for you yourselves have been taught by God to love each other.
- 1 Thessalonians 4:9
Whoever loves his brother lives in the light, and there is nothing in him to make him stumble.
- 1 John 2:10
Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for each other, love one another deeply, from the heart.
- 1 Peter 1:22
Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.
- 1 John 4:7-8
Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth.
- 1 John 3:18
Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.
- 1 John 4:11
Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you.
- Colossians 3:12-13