29 Jesus answered, “The most important is, ‘Listen, Israel! The Lord our God, the Lord is one. 30 And you shall love the Lord your God from your whole heart and from your whole soul and from your whole mind and from your whole strength.’[a] 31 The second is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’[b] There is no other commandment greater than these.”

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  1. Mark 12:30 A quotation from Deut 6:4–5; Josh 22:5
  2. Mark 12:31 A quotation from Lev 19:18