Scripture and Quotes: “Love”

John 15:5 “I am the vine; you are the branches. Whoever abides in me and I in him, he it is that bears much fruit, for apart from Me you can do nothing.” (God, through Jesus, supplies all we need for loving others well)

1 John 4:8 “…God is love.”

1Corinthians 16:14 “Let all that you do be done in love.”

Philippians 2:4 “in humility count others more significant than yourselves. “

Philippians 2:1-8 “So if there is any encouragement in Christ, any comfort from love, any participation in the Spirit, any affection and sympathy, complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind. Do nothing from selfish ambition or conceit, but in humility count others more significant than yourselves. Let each of you look not only to his own interests, but also to the interests of others. Have this mind among yourselves, which is yours in Christ Jesus, who, though He was in the form of God, did not count equality with God a thing to be grasped, but emptied Himself, by taking the form of a servant, being born in the likeness of men. And being found in human form, He humbled Himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.”

1 John 3:18 “Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.”

John 3:16 ““For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.”

Romans 5:8 “but God shows His love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us…”

John 13:34-35 “A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.”

1 John 4:8 “Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love.”

1 Corinthians 13:4-7 “Love (God) is patient and kind; Love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.”

1 John 4:7 “Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God.”

John 15:5 “…apart from Me, you can do nothing…”

Matthew 5:46-47 “For if you love those who love you, what reward do you have?
Do not even the tax collectors do the same?  And if you greet only your brothers, what more are you doing than others? Do not even the Gentiles do the same?”

1 Peter 4:8 “Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since Love covers a multitude of sins.”

Colossians 3:14 “And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.”

Ephesians 4:2 “With all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,…”

Mark 29:-31 “Jesus answered, “The most important is, ‘Hear, O Israel: The Lord our God, the Lord is one. And you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.’ The second is this: ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.”

Luke 6:35 “But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return, and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High, for he is kind to the ungrateful and the evil.”

1 John 4:19 “We love because he first loved us.”

Psalm 86:15 “But You, O Lord, are a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness.”

Luke 6:35 “But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return, and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High, for he is kind to the ungrateful and the evil.”

Psalm 40:11 “As for you, O Lord, You will not restrain Your mercy from me; Your steadfast love and Your faithfulness will ever preserve me!”

Romans 12:9 “Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good.”

Proverbs 17:9 “Whoever covers an offense seeks love, but he who repeats a matter separates close friends.”

Galatians 2:20 “I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave Himself for me.”

Romans 12:10 “Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor.”

Philippians 2:8 “Being found in appearance as a man, He humbled Himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.”

Romans 13:10 “Love does no wrong to a neighbor; therefore LOVE (Jesus) is the fulfilling of the law.”

1 John 5:3 “For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments; and His commandments are not burdensome.”

Ephesians 5:33 “However, let each one of you love his wife as himself, and let the wife see that she respects her husband.”

1 John 4:7-8 “Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love.”

1 Corinthians 13:2 “And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.”

1 John 3:18 “Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.”

Galatians 5:22 “But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,”

Deuteronomy 7:9 “Know therefore that the Lord your God is God, the faithful God who keeps covenant and steadfast love with those who love Him and keep his commandments, to a thousand generations,”

Ephesians 2:4-5 “But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved—”

Ephesians 4:2-3 “With all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in Love (in Christ), eager to maintain the unity of the Spirit in the bond of peace.”

Matthew 6:24 “No one can serve two masters, for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other. You cannot serve God and money.

Psalm 63:3 “Because Your steadfast love is better than life, my lips will praise You.”

1 Peter 1:22 “Having purified your souls by your obedience to the truth for a sincere brotherly love, love one another earnestly from a pure heart,”

2 Corinthians 5:14 “For the love of Christ controls us, because we have concluded this: that one has died for all, therefore all have died;”

Galatians 5:13 “For you were called to freedom, brothers. Only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another.”

Romans 8:28 “And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to His purpose.”

Romans 8:35 “Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or danger, or sword?”

Romans 8:37-39 “No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through Him who loved us. For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.”

1 John 3:16-18 “By this we know love, that he laid down his life for us, and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers. But if anyone has the world’s goods and sees his brother in need, yet closes his heart against him, how does God’s love abide in him? Little children, let us not love in word or talk but in deed and in truth.”

Psalm 63:3 “Because Your steadfast love is better than life, my lips will praise you”

Jeremiah 31:3 “the Lord appeared to him from far away. I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore I have continued my faithfulness to you.”

Ephesians 5:25 “Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her,”

2 John 1:6 “And this is love, that we walk according to His commandments. This is the commandment, just as you have heard from the beginning, that you should walk in it.”

Philippians 2:4 “Let each of you look not only to his own interests but also to the interests of others”

Romans 5:8 “but God shows His love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.”

Philippans 2:2 “Complete my joy by being of the same mind, having the same love, being in full accord and of one mind.”

1 John 4:12 “No one has ever seen God; if we love one another, God abides (John 15:5; Gal 2:20) in us and His love is perfected in us.”

Ephesians 4:2 “with all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,”

James 1:19 “let every person be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to anger;”

1 John 4:20 “If anyone says, ‘I love God,’ and hates his brother, he is a liar; for he who does not love his brother whom he has seen cannot love God whom he has not seen.”

Galatians 6:9-10 “And let us not grow weary of doing good, (John 15:5; Proverbs 3:5-8; Galatians 2:20) for in due season we will reap, if we do not give up. So then, as we have opportunity, let us do good to everyone, and especially to those who are of the household of faith.”

Proverbs 17:17 “A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.”

Hebrews 5:8 “Although he was a son, He learned obedience through what He suffered.”

Psalm 143:8 “Let me hear in the morning of your steadfast love, for in you I trust. Make me know the way I should go, for to you I lift up my soul.”

Galatians 5:13-14 “For you were called to freedom, brothers. Only do not use your freedom as an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another. For the whole law is fulfilled in one word: “You shall love your neighbor as yourself.”

Ephesians 3:17-19 “So that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, that you may be filled with all the fullness of God.”

God’s love exhibited through His plan of Redemption- The Gospel
The love of Jesus
Inspired in God’s love, the Scriptures point to the Gospel of Jesus

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