and you are to love him with all your heart, and with all your intelligence, and with all your strength, and to love your neighbor as yourself is more important than all the burnt offerings and sacrifices.”a Bible see other translations
From Deut. 6:4; Lev. 19:18; 1 Sam. 15:22; Hosea 6:6; Micah 6:6-8

with all your intelligence.” The Greek word translated as “intelligence” is also used for one’s “understanding.” To love God with “all your intelligence” is to think deeply about God, to study God, to use the intelligence that you have to learn more about Him and thus be better connected to Him.

“neighbor.” On who is our neighbor, see commentary on Luke 10:27.

Commentary for: Mark 12:33