“Therefore, all things whatsoever ye would that
men should do to you, do so to them; for this is the law and the prophets” (Matth. 7, 12; Lk.
6, 31)—this being, by the way, a teaching which, in negative formulation, was already
known to the Jewish religion (Tob. 15, 4).
Also the principle “Love they neighbor like unto yourself” (Lk. 10,27) which, in
connection with Lev. 19,18, was raised by Jesus to a maxim of ethical doctrine,