Bible Verses about Love

Bible verses about love are always encouraging words to remind us of God’s love for us and how we should love everyone else. Choose a Bible verse on love and take the time to meditate on it.

1 Corinthians 16:14

Let all that you do be done in love.

 

1 John 4:8

Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love.

 

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.

 

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.

 

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 Corinthians 13:13

So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.

 

1 John 4:19

We love because he first loved us.

 

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.

 

1 John 4:18

There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not been perfected in love.

 

Galatians 2:20

I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.

 

Deuteronomy 7:9

Know therefore that the LORD your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commands.

 

Psalm 37:28

For the LORD loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones…

 

1 John 4:9-11

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. This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins. Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

 

Proverbs 17:17

A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.

 

1 Corinthians 13:4-13

Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails. . .And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.

 

John 15:12-13

My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.

 

Leviticus 19:18

‘Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against one of your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the LORD.

 

Proverbs 10:12

Hatred stirs up dissension, but love covers over all wrongs.

 

1 John 4:16

And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in him.

 

1 John 4:19-20

We love because he first loved us. If anyone says, “I love God,” yet hates his brother, he is a liar. For anyone who does not love his brother, whom he has seen, cannot love God, whom he has not seen.

 

1 John 3:10

This is how we know who the children of God are and who the children of the devil are: Anyone who does not do what is right is not a child of God; nor is anyone who does not love his brother.

 

Matthew 6:24

No one can serve two masters. 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 both God and Money.

 

Joshua 23:11

So be very careful to love the LORD your God.

 

Psalm 18:1

I love you, O LORD, my strength.

 

 

 Matthew 22:37-39

Jesus replied: ” ‘Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind.’ This is the first and greatest commandment. And the second is like it: ‘Love your neighbor as yourself.’