John 13:34-35

34 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
35 By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”

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John 13:34 in Other Translations

KJV
34 A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another; as I have loved you, that ye also love one another.
ESV
34 A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another.
NLT
34 So now I am giving you a new commandment: Love each other. Just as I have loved you, you should love each other.
MSG
34 "Let me give you a new command: Love one another. In the same way I loved you, you love one another.
CSB
34 "I give you a new commandment: love one another. Just as I have loved you, you must also love one another.

John 13:34-35 In-Context

32 If God is glorified in him,God will glorify the Son in himself, and will glorify him at once.
33 “My children, I will be with you only a little longer. You will look for me, and just as I told the Jews, so I tell you now: Where I am going, you cannot come.
34 “A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have loved you, so you must love one another.
35 By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you love one another.”
36 Simon Peter asked him, “Lord, where are you going?” Jesus replied, “Where I am going, you cannot follow now, but you will follow later.”
37 Peter asked, “Lord, why can’t I follow you now? I will lay down my life for you.”

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Cross References 4

  • 1. John 15:12; 1 John 2:7-11; 1 John 3:11
  • 2. Leviticus 19:18; 1 Thessalonians 4:9; 1 Peter 1:22
  • 3. John 15:12; Ephesians 5:2; 1 John 4:10,11
  • 4. 1 John 3:14; 1 John 4:20
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