1 John 3:16

English Standard Version

16 By this we know love, that he laid down his life for us, and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers. (Joh15:13; Php2:17)

New International Version

16 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.

New Int. Readers Version

16 We know what love is because Jesus Christ gave his life for us. So we should give our lives for our brothers and sisters.

King James Version

16 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 brethren.