Love One Another - Bible Verses about Loving Others

Discover the best Bible Verses about loving others in this collection of scripture quotes. In John 13:34, Jesus said, "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."

"If anyone says, “I love God,” and hates his brother, he is a liar; for he who does not love his brother whom he has seen cannot love God whom he has not seen." (1 John 4:20)

If you find it difficult or seemingly impossible to love others (or a particular person) remember that God truly loves you and everyone. May these Bible verses about loving others inspire you to forgive and love others as God loves you!

John 3:16 NIV

16 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.

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John 12:12 NIV

12 The next day the great crowd that had come for the festival heard that Jesus was on his way to Jerusalem.

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John 13:34-35 NIV

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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1 John 3:11 NIV

11 For this is the message you heard from the beginning: We should love one another.

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1 John 3:18 NIV

18 Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth.

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1 John 4:7-11 NIV

7 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love. 9 This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him. 10 This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins. 11 Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

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1 John 4:20 NIV

20 Whoever claims to love God yet hates a brother or sister is a liar. For whoever does not love their brother and sister, whom they have seen, cannot love God, whom they have not seen.

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1 Peter 4:8 NIV

8 Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.

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Romans 12:10 NIV

10 Be devoted to one another in love. Honor one another above yourselves.

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Romans 13:8 NIV

8 Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoever loves others has fulfilled the law.

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Galatians 5:13 NIV

13 You, my brothers and sisters, were called to be free. But do not use your freedom to indulge the flesh ; rather, serve one another humbly in love.

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Luke 6:31-35 NIV

31 Do to others as you would have them do to you. 32 "If you love those who love you, what credit is that to you? Even sinners love those who love them. 33 And if you do good to those who are good to you, what credit is that to you? Even sinners do that. 34 And if you lend to those from whom you expect repayment, what credit is that to you? Even sinners lend to sinners, expecting to be repaid in full. 35 But love your enemies, do good to them, and lend to them without expecting to get anything back. Then your reward will be great, and you will be children of the Most High, because he is kind to the ungrateful and wicked.

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Leviticus 19:18 NIV

18 " 'Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against anyone among your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the Lord.

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Ephesians 4:2 NIV

2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.

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Ephesians 4:32 NIV

32 Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.

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