39 And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’[a](A) 40 All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.”(B). And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’, All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.”, Scripture quoted by permission. by Caesar Kalinowski. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. New International Version (NIV), NIV, Story of Jesus: Experience the Life of Jesus as One Seamless Story, NIV, Biblical Theology Study Bible, Comfort Print: Follow God’s Redemptive Plan as It Unfolds throughout Scripture, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Personal Size, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture, NIV, Beautiful Word Bible Journal, Acts, Comfort Print. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica. When we love God with all of our heart, soul and mind, we declare that we have no other gods or idols in our life. This is the first and greatest commandment. All rights reserved. (, Compiled & Edited by BST & Crosswalk Staff, Compiled & Edited by BibleStudyTools Staff, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. Matthew 22:40. of On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.] And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’ Read verse in New International Version All rights reserved worldwide. Holy Bible, New International Version®, NIV® Copyright ©1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica, Inc.® Used by permission. Thoughts on the Gospel – T he greatest commandment in the Bible – Matthew 22 34 40 – Meaning and Commentary. This is the first and greatest commandment. The Pharisees boasted of their knowledge of the commandments and regulations in the law. NIV Reverse Interlinear Bible: English to Hebrew and English to Greek. Quotations designated (NIV) are from THE HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Proud member – Matthew 22:37-40 (NIV) Today’s commentary. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. All their lives they studied the 613 commandments … NIV®. Salem Media Group. Copyright © 2019 by Zondervan. The love of God is the first and great commandment, and the sum of all the commands of the first table. Matthew 22:38 This is the first ... 22:34-40 An interpreter of the law asked our Lord a question, to try, not so much his knowledge, as his judgment. All rights reserved worldwide. Matthew 22:38-40 This is the first and greatest commandment. 38 This is the first and greatest commandment. New International Version Update. God alone is worthy of our worship, admiration and affection. Matthew 22:38-40.