New American Standard Bible
"This is My commandment, that you love one another, just as I have loved you.
King James Bible
This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you.
Darby Bible Translation
This is my commandment, that ye love 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.
Young's Literal Translation
'This is my command, that ye love one another, according as I did love you;
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
This is my commandment - The special law of Christianity, called hence "the new commandment." See the notes at John 13:34.
As I have loved you - That is, with the same tender affection, willing to endure trials, to practice self-denials, and, if need be, to lay down your lives for each other, 1 John 3:16.
LibraryFebruary 8 Morning
Henceforth I call you not servants; for the servant knoweth not what his lord doeth: but I have called you friends.--JOHN 15:15. The Lord said, shall I hide from Abraham that thing which I do?--It is given unto you to know the mysteries of the kingdom of heaven.--God hath revealed them unto us by his Spirit: for the Spirit searcheth all things, yea, the deep things of God.--Even the hidden wisdom, which God ordained before the world unto our glory. Blessed is the man whom thou choosest, and causest …
Anonymous—Daily Light on the Daily Path
June 13 Morning
August 20. "Herein is My Father Glorified" (John xv. 8).
March 15. "Continue Ye in My Love" (John xv. 9).
"I have loved you," says the LORD. But you say, "How have You loved us?" "Was not Esau Jacob's brother?" declares the LORD. "Yet I have loved Jacob;
"A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.
"This I command you, that you love one another.
1 John 3:11
For this is the message which you have heard from the beginning, that we should love one another;
1 John 3:23
This is His commandment, that we believe in the name of His Son Jesus Christ, and love one another, just as He commanded us.
2 John 1:5
Now I ask you, lady, not as though I were writing to you a new commandment, but the one which we have had from the beginning, that we love one another.
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