4 I crejoiced greatly that I have found some of your children walking in truth, as we received a commandment from the Father. 5 And now I plead with you, lady, not as though I wrote a new commandment to you, but that which we have had from the beginning: dthat we love one another. 6 eThis is love, that we walk according to His commandments. This is the commandment, that fas you have heard from the beginning, you should walk in it.
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