Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 John 5:3 in English Standard Version "For this is the love of God, that we keep his commandments. And his commandments are not burdensome." Mt 11:30 For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.” Joh 14:15 “If you love me, you will keep my commandments. 1Jo 2:3 And by this we know that we have come to know him, if we keep his commandments. 2Jo 1:6 And this is love, that we walk according to his commandments; this is the commandment, just as you have heard from the beginning, so that you should walk in it.