Bible verses about love
Calvary greetings in Jesus name. One of the greatest commandments that Jesus Christ gave was to LOVE your neighbor as yourself. As a Christian, love is everything we should portray on daily basis. For this reason, I have written series of bible verses that talks about love read and meditate on it.
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BIBLE VERSES ABOUT LOVE
1 Corinthians 13:4-8 NIV
4 Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.
5 It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.
6 Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth.
7 It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, and always perseveres.
8 Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away.
1 John 4:7-9 NIV
7 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God.
8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.
9 This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.
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John 3:16 NIV
16 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.
Romans 5:8 NIV
8 But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
1 John 3:1 NIV
1 See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him.
Romans 13:8 NIV
8 Let no debt remain outstanding, except the continuing debt to love one another, for whoever loves others has fulfilled the law.
Ephesians 4:1-4 NIV
1 As a prisoner for the Lord, then, I urge you to live a life worthy of the calling you have received.
2 Be completely humble and gentle; be patient, bearing with one another in love.
3 Make every effort to keep the unity of the Spirit through the bond of peace.
4 There is one body and one Spirit, just as you were called to one hope when you were called;
Matthew 5:43-48 NIV
43 “You have heard that it was said, ‘Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.’
44 But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,
45 that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun to rise on the evil and the good, and sends rain on the righteous and the unrighteous.
46 If you love those who love you, what reward will you get? Are not even the tax collectors doing that?
47 And if you greet only your own people, what are you doing more than others? Do not even pagans do that?
48 Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect.
1 John 3:18 NIV
18 Dear children, let us not love with words or speech but with actions and in truth.
Psalm 63:3 NIV
3 Because your love is better than life, my lips will glorify you.
Proverbs 10:12 NIV
12 Hatred stirs up conflict, but love covers over all wrongs.
Proverbs 17:17 NIV
17 A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of adversity.
1 Corinthians 16:14 NIV
14 Do everything in love.
1 Peter 4:8 NIV
8 Above all, love each other deeply, because love covers over a multitude of sins.
Matthew 22:36-40 NIV
36 “Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?”
37 Jesus replied: “‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.
38 This is the first and greatest commandment.
39 And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’
40 All the Law and the Prophets hang on these two commandments.”
Ephesians 5:25 NIV
25 Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her.
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Romans 12:9 NIV
9 Love must be sincere. Hate what is evil; cling to what is good.
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