Much is said today in the name of promoting love. Just as I have loved you, you also should love one another” (John … A relation of rest; 'in, ' at, on, by, etc. Personal / Possessive Pronoun - Genitive 1st Person Plural. California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Get your church set-up with online giving, sermon streaming, and more in under 24 hours. of Your Faithlife account signs you in to all our sites. Read more Share Copy Show footnotes A service of Faithlife / . Get beautiful Bible art delivered to your inbox. And we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren. Affection or benevolence; specially a love-feast. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters. Or, its prolonged form opheileo probably from the base of ophelos; to owe; figuratively, to be under obligation; morally, to fail in duty. In, on, among. spirit, abstractly or concretely. 1 John 3:16: This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren. From psucho; breath, i.e. 1 John 3:16, ESV: "By this we know love, that he laid down his life for us, and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers." 1 John 3:16 This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. https://www.bible.com/bible/100/1JN.3.16.NASB1995. New American Standard Bible We know love by this, that He laid down His life for us; and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren. NASB1995: New American Standard Bible - NASB 1995. His love is manifested to his people, and perceived by them in various instances; but in nothing is it more clearly seen than in the following one: because he laid down his life for us: of the life of Christ, and his laying it down in the room of his people, (See Gill on 15:13), which shows his love, his free grace and favour; for this arose not from any merit or worth in the persons he died for; not from their love, loveliness, or duty, but from his rich mercy, and the great love wherewith he loved them; and which, though it cannot be equalled, should be imitated: and we ought to lay down [our] lives for the brethren: not in such sense, or for such ends and purposes, as Christ laid down his life for us; for no man, as by giving his money, so by laying down his life, can redeem his brother, or give to God a ransom for him: but the meaning is, that saints ought to risk their lives, and expose themselves to dangers, for the sake of their brethren, when they are called to it, and the case requires it: as Priscilla and Aquila laid down their necks, or ventured their lives for the Apostle Paul, ( Romans 16:3 Romans 16:4 ) ; and they should also, when called unto it, freely lay down their lives in the cause of Christ, and for the sake of his Gospel, for the gaining of souls to Christ, and for the confirming of the faith of the brethren in him, as the apostles of Christ, and the martyrs of Jesus, have done; this is an argument for brotherly love, in the highest instance of it, taken from the example of our Lord Jesus Christ, than which nothing is more forcible, or can lay a greater obligation on the saints. An error occurred while accessing favorites. ν, καὶ ἔλαβεν τὰ ἱμάτια αὐτοῦ, τιθέναι εἰς τὸ κοινόν. Songs chant the lyrics "lets all just love one another." 2. 1 John 2:6 He that saith he abideth in him ought himself also so to walk, even as he walked. Sorry, an error was encountered while loading part of the book. Hereby perceive we the love of God — The word God is not in the original: it seems to be omitted by the apostle just as the name of Jesus is omitted by Mary, when she says to the gardener Sir, if thou hast borne him hence, &c., John 20:15; in which place there is … Sorry, an error was encountered while loading the book. This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters. 16 This is how we know what love is: Jesus Christ laid down his life for us. He that loveth not his brother abideth in death. From ekei; that one (neuter) thing); often intensified by the article prefixed. An error occurred while marking the devotional as read. Verb - Aorist Indicative Active - 3rd Person Singular. A prolonged form of a primary theo to place. Proud member From the particle au; the reflexive pronoun self, used of the third person, and of the other persons. 15 Whosoever hateth his brother is a murderer: and ye know that no murderer hath eternal life abiding in him. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Please try again soon. That is, the love of the Lord Jesus Christ, who is truly and properly God, the great God, the mighty God, the true God, and God over all, blessed for ever. 1 John 3:16, ESV: "By this we know love, that he laid down his life for us, and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers." 1 John 4:9,10 In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him…. The, the definite article. Sorry, an error was encountered while loading comparison. And we also ought to lay down. And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters. 1 John 3:16-17. Hereby perceive we the love of God, because he laid down his life for us: and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers. The definition of this love is generally caring for the other person, respecting their rights and living in peace with each other. 1 John 3:16 again recalls John’s Gospel and that great text where Jesus sets the command to love one another in the even greater context of his own revelatory love: “I give you a new commandment, that you love one another. Rescued To Rescue: Your Role In The Great Rescue Mission, Praying Through the Letters of John with Hillsong Creative. Read more Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. All rights reserved. Read more Share Copy All rights reserved worldwide. A brother near or remote. 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