John 15:12-13

12 My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.
13 Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.

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John 15:12 in Other Translations

KJV
12 This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you.
ESV
12 "This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.
NLT
12 This is my commandment: Love each other in the same way I have loved you.
MSG
12 This is my command: Love one another the way I loved you.
CSB
12 This is My command: love one another as I have loved you.

John 15:12-13 In-Context

10 If you keep my commands, you will remain in my love, just as I have kept my Father’s commands and remain in his love.
11 I have told you this so that my joy may be in you and that your joy may be complete.
12 My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.
13 Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one’s life for one’s friends.
14 You are my friends if you do what I command.
15 I no longer call you servants, because a servant does not know his master’s business. Instead, I have called you friends, for everything that I learned from my Father I have made known to you.

Cross References 2

  • 1. ver 17; S John 13:34
  • 2. Genesis 44:33; John 10:11; Romans 5:7,8
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