John 15:13-23 NAS

13 "1Greater love has no one than this, that one 2lay down his life for his friends.

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14 "You are My 3friends if 4you do what I command you.

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15 "No longer do I call you slaves, for the slave does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for 5all things that I have heard from My Father I have made known to you.

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16 "6You did not choose Me but I chose you, and appointed you that you would go and 7bear fruit, and that your fruit would remain, so that 8whatever * * you ask of the Father in My name He may give to you.

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17 "This 9I command you, that you love one another.

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Disciples' Relation to the World

18 "10If the world hates you, ayou know that it has hated Me before it hated you.

References for John 15:18

    • Č 15:18 - Or (imperative) "know that"
      19 "If you were of the world, the world would love its own; but because you are not of the world, but 11I chose you out of the world, 12because of this * the world hates you.

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      20 "Remember the word that I said to you, '13A slave is not greater than his master.' If they persecuted Me, 14they will also persecute you; if they 15kept My word, they will keep yours also.

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      21 "But all these things they will do to you 16for My name's sake, 17because they do not know the One who sent Me.
      22 "18If I had not come and spoken to them, they would not have bsin, but now they have no excuse for their sin.

      References for John 15:22

      23 "He who hates Me hates My Father also.