When the Bible Speaks of Love

GOD AND LOVE

God is love.

Love is a gift of God.

WHAT LOVE IS

Love is patient.

Love is kind.

WHAT LOVE IS NOT

Love is not arrogant.

Love is not rude.

Love is not irritable.

Love is not resentful.

WHAT LOVE DOES NOT DO

Love does not envy.

Love does not boast.

Love does not insist on its own way.

Love does not rejoice at wrongdoing.

WHAT LOVE DOES

Love rejoices with the truth.

Love bears all things.

Love believes all things.

Love hopes all things.

Love endures all things.

Love lasts forever.

Love fulfills the law.

– Compiled by Justin Taylor from 1 John 4:7-8,   1 Cor. 13:4-8 and Rom. 13:10