Exploring the Biblical meaning of 'Loving Our Neighbors’

Key Verses

"But love your neighbor as yourself, for I am Jehovah." (Leviticus 19: 18)

‘You must love others as much as yourself.’ No other commandments are greater than these." (Mark 12: 31; see also Matthew 22: 39 and Luke 10: 27.)

"For the whole law can be summed up in this one command: ‘Love others as you love yourself.’" (Galatians 5:14)

"You must love and help your neighbors just as much as you love and take care of yourself." (James 2:8)

"Come, blessed of my Father, into the Kingdom. . . . For I was hungry and you fed me; I was thirsty and you gave me water; I was a stranger and you invited me into your homes; naked and you clothed me; sick and in prison, and you visited me . . . When you did it to these my brothers you were doing it to me!" (Matthew 25: 34-36, 40)

"Your care for others is the measure of your greatness." (Luke 9: 48)

"Love each other just as much as I love you." (John 13: 34)

"Pay all your debts except the debt of love for others – never finish paying that! For if you love them, you will be obeying all of God’s laws, fulfilling all his requirements. (Romans 13: 8)

"But if someone who is supposed to be a Christian . . . sees a brother in need, and won’t help him - how can God’s love be within him? Little children, let us stop just saying we love people; let us really love them, and show it by our actions." (1 John 3: 17-18)






HomeHelping OthersBookHow You Can Make a DifferenceFree Desktop WallpapersAbout Sparkle of NatureContact Us



Go Back to Table of Contents Go to Next Chapter
Go to Previous Chapter




Loving & Helping Others

Book - Activating the Forgotten Commandment

Free Desktop Wallpapers

About Sparkle of Nature

Contact Us