LOVE SCRIPTURES

1 John 3:13-24  Hereby know we love, because He laid down His life for us; and we ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.  But whoso hath the world’s goods, and beholds his brother in need, and shuts up his compassion from him, how doth the love of God abide in him? … Hereby shall we know that we are of the truth, and shall persuade our heart before him; because if our heart condemn us, God is greater than our heart, and knows all things.

John 13:34-35  A new commandment I give unto you that you love one another; even as I have loved you, that you also love one another.  By this shall all men know that you are my disciples, if you have love one to another.

Ezekiel 6:25-27  A new heart also will I give you, and a new spirit will I put within you; and I will take away the stony heart out of your flesh, and I will give you a heart of flesh.  And I will put my Spirit within you, and cause you to walk in my statutes, and you shall keep my ordinances, and do them.

John 15:9-10  Even as the Father has loved me, I also have loved you: abide in my love.  If you keep my commandments, you shall abide in my love; even as I have kept my Father’s commandments, and abide in his love.

1 John 4:16 And we know and have believed the love which God has in our case.  God is love; and he that abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him.

John 21:15-17 So when they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love (agapa) Me more than these?”  He said to Him “Yes, Lord; Your know that I love (phileo) You.”….v.16He said to him again a second time, “Simon son of John, do you love (agapa) Me?”  He said to Him “Yes Lord; You know that I love (phileo) You.”…..v.17 He said to him the third time “Simon, son of John, “Do you love (phileo) me? And he said to Him, “Lord, you know that I love (phileo) You.”

1 John 4:18  Perfect love casts out fear.

John 17:23 That the world may know that thou didst send me, and loves them, even as you love me.

Romans 1:1 Paul, a servant (literal translation ‘a love slave’) of Jesus Christ, called to be an apostle, separated unto the gospel of God.

2 Cor. 5:14-15For the love of Christ constrains (overmasters, or controls) me.

Philippians 1:9  And this I pray, that your love may abound yet more and more in knowledge and all discernment.

1 Peter 4:8 Above all things be fervent in your love among yourselves.

Colossians 2:2  That their hearts may be comforted, they being knit together in love, and unto all riches of the full assurance of understanding.

1 Thessalonians 3:11-13   Now may our God and Father himself, and our Lord Jesus, direct our way unto you and the Lord make you to increase and abound in love one toward another, and toward all men, even as we also do toward you…

John 4:16  And we know and have believed the love which God hath in our case.  God is love; and he that abides in love abides in God and God abides in him.

Ephesians 2:10   We are His workmanship created in Christ Jesus. (in Love)

Ephesians 3:20  Now unto Him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power (love) that works in us.

1 John 4:7   Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God; and every one that loves is begotten of God.

Romans 12:9   Let love be without hypocrisy.

Ephesians 5:2   Walk in love, as Christ also hath loved us, and hath given Himself for us an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet smelling savour.

1 John 14:23 If a man love me, He will keep my word: and my Father will love him, and we will come unto him, and make our abode with him.

John 14:21 He that hath my commandment, and keeps them, he it is that loves Me.

John 4:17 Herein is love made perfect with us, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment; because as he is, even so are we in this world.  There is no fear; but perfect love casts out fear.

1Peter 4:8  Above all things be fervent in your love among yourselves, for love covers (prevents) a multitude of sins.

Ephesians 3:17  That Christ may dwell in your hearts by faith; that you, be rooted and grounded in love.

1 John 4:16 And we know and have believed the love which God has in our case.

1 John 1:5  God is light. (God is love, God is light.)

1 Corinthians 13:1-8  If I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am become sounding brass, or a clanging cymbal. v 2 And if I have the gift of prophecy, and know all mysteries and all knowledge; and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. v 3 And if I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and if I give my body to be burned, but have not love, it profits me nothing. v 4 Love is patient, love is kind and is not arrogant, v 5 does not act unbecomingly; it does not seek its own, is not provoked, does not take into account a wrong suffered, v 6 does not rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth v 7 bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. v 8 Love never fails.

1 Corinthians 13:13  But now faith hope, love, abide these three; but the greatest of these is love.