John 13:35

By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if yee haue loue one to another.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"By this all men will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.
- American Standard Version (1901)

By this it will be clear to all men that you are my disciples, if you have love one for another.
- Basic English Bible

By this shall all know that ye are disciples of mine, if ye have love amongst yourselves.
- Darby Bible

By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.
- Webster's Bible

It is by this that every one will know that you are my disciples--if you love one another."
- Weymouth Bible

By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another."
- World English Bible

In this thing alle men schulen knowe, that ye ben my disciplis, if ye han loue togidere.
- Wycliffe Bible

in this shall all know that ye are my disciples, if ye may have love one to another.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Bible commentary

People's Bible Notes for John 13:35


Joh 13:35 By this shall all [men] know that ye are my disciples. The love and self-sacrifice of Christians has done more to extend the name of Christ than argument. In the early ages, heathen were wont to say: "See how these Christians love one another".

Discussion for John 13

  • Steve morrow
    1 john 3:10 in his the children of GOD are manifest and the children of the devil whosoever doeth not righteousness is not of GOD neither he that loveth not his brother 1 john 5:2 by this we know that we love the children of GOD when we love GOD and keep HIS commandments -------1 JOHN 5:3 FOR THIS IS THE LOVE OF GOD THAT WE KEEP HIS COMMANDMENTS AND HIS COMMANDMENTS ARE NOT GRIEVOUS-------1 john 2:9 he that saith he is in the light and hateth his brother is in darkness even until now 1 john 2:10 he that loveth his brother abideth in the light and there is non occasion of stumbling in him John 1:4 in HIM was life and the life was the light of men john 6:63 it is the spirit that quickeneth the flesh profiteth nothing the words that I speak unto you they are spirit and they are life PSALM 119:130 THE ENTRANCE OF THY WORDS GIVETH LIGHT IT GIVETH UNDERSTANDING UNTO THE SIMPLE
  • Uwayisaba
    Thank you Jehovah for your infinite love through Jesus our Lord!
  • Daniel Boyette
    So very true , I have learned this later in life not as a younger man .
  • Louisbrown
    God is love. Love is God. That the word of the living God.
  • Lilian
    FOR GOD IS LOVE, WE ARE SAVED BY GOD'S GRACE. I TRULY BELIEVE THAT JESUS IS THE SON OF THE LIVING GOD IF WE LOVE HIM WE SHOULD OBEY HIS WORDS TO LOVE ONE ANOTHER AS HE LOVES US . THANKS TO THE BLOOD OF JESUS THANK YOU LORD FOR YOUR RESURRECTION, YOUR ASCENSION INTO HEAVEN AND THANK YOU FOR SENDING US YOUR HOLY SPIRIT I WILL WORSHIP YOU ALONE AND PRAISE YOU JESUS.MY JEHOVAH JIREH MY SAVIOR
  • Librarygal143
    Amen to that! Like Lenny Kravitz sings, let love rule! We are all God's children. Love you Jesus!