If you love Me, keep My commandments.
John 14: 15(NKJV)
Now the purpose of the commandment is love from a pure heart, from a good conscience, and from sincere faith.
1 Timothy 1: 5(NKJV)
And walk in love, as Christ also has loved us and given Himself for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God for a sweet-smelling aroma.
Ephesians 5: 2(NKJV)
Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil. Cling to what is good.
Romans 12: 9(NKJV)
Be kindly affectionate to one another with brotherly love, in honor giving preference to one another.
Romans 12: 10(NKJV)
My little children, let us not love in word or in tongue, but in deed and in truth.
1 John 3: 18(NKJV)
You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, with all your soul, and with all your strength.
Deuteronomy 6: 5(NKJV)
Therefore know that the Lord your God, He is God, the faithful God who keeps covenant and mercy for a thousand generations with those who love Him and keep His commandments.
Deuteronomy 7: 9(NKJV)
How precious is Your lovingkindness, O God!
Therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of Your wings.
Psalm 36: 7(NKJV)
Because he has set his love upon Me, therefore I will deliver him;
I will set him on high, because he has known My name.
Psalm 91: 14(NKJV)
Beloved, let us love one another, for love is of God; and everyone who loves is born of God and knows God.
1 John 4: 7(NKJV)
He who does not love does not know God, for God is love.
1 John 4: 8(NKJV)
Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
Romans 5: 5(NKJV)
But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
Romans 5: 8(NKJV)
Love does no harm to a neighbor; therefore love is the fulfillment of the law.
Romans 13: 10(NKJV)
For God is not unjust to forget your work and labor of love which you have shown toward His name, in that you have ministered to the saints, and do minister
Hebrews 6: 10(NKJV)
But earnestly desire the best gifts. And yet I show you a more excellent way.
1 Corinthians 12: 31(NKJV)
For whom the Lord loves He corrects, just as a father the son in whom he delights.
Proverbs 3: 12(NKJV)
I love those who love me, and those who seek me early and diligently shall find me.
Proverbs 8: 17(AMP)
But God, who is rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us.
Ephesians 2: 4(NKJV)
A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another; as I have loved you, that you also love one another.
John 13: 34(NKJV)
By this all will know that you are My disciples, if you have love for one another.
John 13: 35(NKJV)
Then I will sow her for Myself in the earth,
and I will have mercy on her who had not obtained mercy;
then I will say to those who were not My people,
'You are My people!'
And they shall say, 'You are my God!'
Hosea 2: 23(NKJV)
And this I pray, that your love may abound still more and more in knowledge and all discernment.
Philippians 1: 9(NKJV)
And above all things have fervent love for one another, for "love will cover a multitude of sins."
1 Peter 4: 8(NKJV)
Honor all people. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honor the king.
1 Peter 2: 17(NKJV)
Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or peril, or sword?
Romans 8: 35(NKJV)
For I am persuaded that neither death nor life, nor angels nor principalities nor powers, nor things present nor things to come, 39 nor height nor depth, nor any other created thing, shall be able to separate us from the love of God which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
Romans 8: 38-39(NKJV)
That Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith; that you, being rooted and grounded in love.
Ephesians 3: 17(NKJV)
To know the love of Christ which passes knowledge; that you may be filled with all the fullness of God.
Ephesians 3: 19(NKJV)
And may the Lord make you increase and abound in love to one another and to all, just as we do to you.
1 Thessalonians 3: 12(NKJV)
But above all these things put on love, which is the bond of perfection.
Colossians 3: 14(NKJV)
As a father pities his children, so the Lord pities those who fear Him.
Psalm 103: 13(NKJV)
And now, Israel, what does the Lord your God require of you, but to fear the Lord your God, to walk in all His ways and to love Him, to serve the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul.
Deuteronomy 10: 12(NKJV)
But I tell you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you.
Matthew 5: 44(AMP)
But if you love those who love you, what credit is that to you? For even sinners love those who love them.
Luke 6: 32(NKJV)
Therefore I say to you, her sins, which are many, are forgiven, for she loved much. But to whom little is forgiven, the same loves little.
Luke 7: 47(NKJV)
As the Father loved Me, I also have loved you; abide in My love.
John 15: 9(NKJV)
Greater love has no one than this, than to lay down one’s life for his friends.
John 15: 13(NKJV)
Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ also loved the church and gave Himself for her.
Ephesians 5: 25(NKJV)
So husbands ought to love their own wives as their own bodies; he who loves his wife loves himself.
Ephesians 5: 28(NKJV)
Hatred stirs up contentions, but love covers all transgressions.
Proverbs 10: 12(AMP)
Now may the Lord direct your hearts into the love of God and into the patience of Christ.
2 Thessalonians 3: 5(NKJV)
Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.
1 John 4: 11(NKJV)
And though I bestow all my goods to feed the poor, and though I give my body to be burned, but have not love, it profits me nothing.
1 Corinthians 13: 3(NKJV)
Love suffers long and is kind; love does not envy; love does not parade itself, is not puffed up.
1 Corinthians 13: 4(NKJV)
Does not behave rudely, does not seek its own, is not provoked, thinks no evil.
1 Corinthians 13: 5(NKJV)
Love bears up under anything and everything that comes, is ever ready to believe the best of every person, its hopes are fadeless under all circumstances, and it endures everything [without weakening].
1 Corinthians 13: 7(AMP)
Love never fails. But whether there are prophecies, they will fail; whether there are tongues, they will cease; whether there is knowledge, it will vanish away.
1 Corinthians 13: 8(NKJV)
And now abide faith, hope, love, these three; but the greatest of these is love.
1 Corinthians 13: 13(NKJV)
For the mountains shall depart
and the hills be removed,
but My kindness shall not depart from you,
nor shall My covenant of peace be removed," says the Lord, who has mercy on you.
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