Holy Bible Quotes by God
10 Bible Verses About Love
Love Is Patient, Love Is Kind - 1 Corinthians 13:4-7
It is used often in Christian wedding ceremonies. In this famous passage, the Apostle Paul described 15 characteristics of love to the believers in the church at Corinth. With deep concern for the unity of the church, Paul focused on various different aspects of love between brothers and sisters in Christ:. This kind of patient love bears with offenses and is slow to repay or punish those who offend. However, it does not imply indifference, which would ignore an offense. Patient love is often used to describe God 2 Peter
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Charity suffers long, and is kind; charity envies not; charity braggs not itself, is not puffed up,. Proverbs Hatred stirreth up strifes: but love covereth all sins. Galatians But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,. Nehemiah And refused to obey, neither were mindful of thy wonders that thou didst among them; but hardened their necks, and in their rebellion appointed a captain to return to their bondage: but thou art a God ready to pardon, gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great kindness, and forsookest them not. Proverbs The desire of a man is his kindness: and a poor man is better than a liar. Proverbs ,26 She stretcheth out her hand to the poor; yea, she reacheth forth her hands to the needy…. Genesis And when Rachel saw that she bare Jacob no children, Rachel envied her sister; and said unto Jacob, Give me children, or else I die.
It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. But where there are prophecies, they will cease; where there are tongues, they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away. All rights reserved worldwide. You'll get this book and many others when you join Bible Gateway Plus. Learn more. Starting your free trial of Bible Gateway Plus is easy.