Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

And we have known and believed the love that God hath to us. God is love; and he that dwelleth in love dwelleth in God, and God in him.

God is love

Bible References

We

1 John 4:9
By this the love of God is revealed in us: that God has sent his one and only Son into the world so that we may live through him.
1 John 3:1
(See what sort of love the Father has given to us: that we should be called God's children -- and indeed we are! For this reason the world does not know us: because it did not know him.
Psalm 18:1
For the music director; by the Lord's servant David, who sang to the Lord the words of this song when the Lord rescued him from the power of all his enemies, including Saul. He said: "I love you, Lord, my source of strength!
Psalm 31:19
How great is your favor, which you store up for your loyal followers! In plain sight of everyone you bestow it on those who take shelter in you.
Psalm 36:7
How precious is your loyal love, O God! The human race finds shelter under your wings.
Isaiah 64:4
Since ancient times no one has heard or perceived, no eye has seen any God besides you, who intervenes for those who wait for him.
1 Corinthians 2:9
But just as it is written, "Things that no eye has seen, or ear heard, or mind imagined, are the things God has prepared for those who love him."

God is love

1 John 4:8
The person who does not love does not know God, because God is love.

And he

1 John 4:12
No one has seen God at any time. If we love one another, God resides in us, and his love is perfected in us.
1 John 3:24
And the person who keeps his commandments resides in God, and God in him. Now by this we know that God resides in us: by the Spirit he has given us.

General references

Proverbs 15:17
Better a meal of vegetables where there is love than a fattened ox where there is hatred.
Isaiah 32:18
My people will live in peaceful settlements, in secure homes, and in safe, quiet places.
1 John 4:13
By this we know that we reside in God and he in us: in that he has given us of his Spirit.

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