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

General references

Bible References

We

1 John 4:9
In this was manifested the love of God in us, that God hath sent His only begotten Son into the world, that we may live through Him.
1 John 3:1
Behold what manner of love the Father hath given to us, that we should be called children of God; and such we are. For this cause the world knows us not, because it knew Him not.
1 Corinthians 2:9
but, as it has been written, "Things which eye saw not, and ear heard not, and that entered not into the heart of man??hatsoever things God prepared for those who love Him";

God is love

1 John 4:8
He that loves not never knew God; because God is love.

And he

1 John 4:12
No one has ever beheld God. If we love one another, God abideth in us, and His love has been perfected in us.
1 John 3:24
And he that keeps His commandments abides in Him, and He in him; and in this we know that He abideth in us, by the Spirit Whom He gave to us.

General references

1 John 4:13
In this we know that we abide in Him, and He in us, because He hath given us of His Spirit.