Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For the love of Christ constraineth us; because we thus judge, that if one died for all, then were all dead:
2 Corinthians 8:8
I am not giving you an order, but using the ready mind of others as a test of the quality of your love.
Song of Songs 1:4
Take me to you, and we will go after you: the king has taken me into his house. We will be glad and full of joy in you, we will give more thought to your love than to wine: rightly are they your lovers.
Song of Songs 8:6
Put me as a sign on your heart, as a sign on your arm; love is strong as death, and wrath bitter as the underworld: its coals are coals of fire; violent are its flames.
He who has more love for his father or mother than for me is not good enough for me; he who has more love for son or daughter than for me is not good enough for me.
When they were unable to make payment, he made the two of them free of their debts. Which of them, now, will have the greater love for him?
He who has my laws and keeps them, he it is who has love for me: and he who has love for me will be loved by my Father, and I will have love for him and will let myself be seen clearly by him.
Then when they had taken food, Jesus said to Simon Peter, Simon, son of John, is your love for me greater than the love of these others? He said to him, Yes, Lord; you are certain of my love for you. He said to him, Then give my lambs food.
1 Corinthians 16:22
If any man has not love for the Lord, let him be cursed. Maran atha (our Lord comes).
May have strength to see with all the saints how wide and long and high and deep it is,
Grace be with all those who have true love for our Lord Jesus Christ.
For God is true, and will not put away from him the memory of your work and of your love for his name, in the help which you gave and still give to the saints.
1 Peter 1:8
To whom your love is given, though you have not seen him; and the faith which you have in him, though you do not see him now, gives you joy greater than words and full of glory:
For I am full of words, I am unable to keep in my breath any longer:
But they kept him back, saying, Do not go, for evening is near, the day is almost gone. And he went in with them.
But Peter and John in answer said to them, It is for you to say if it is right in the eyes of God to give attention to you more than to God:
We all went wandering like sheep; going every one of us after his desire; and the Lord put on him the punishment of us all.
Even as the Son of man did not come to have servants, but to be a servant, and to give his life for the salvation of men.
The day after, John sees Jesus coming to him and says, See, here is the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!
You do not see that it is in your interest for one man to be put to death for the people, so that all the nation may not come to destruction.
1 Timothy 2:6
Who gave himself as an offering for all; witness of which was to be given at the right time;
But we see him who was made a little lower than the angels, even Jesus, crowned with glory and honour, because he let himself be put to death so that by the grace of God he might undergo death for all men.
1 John 2:1
My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may be without sin. And if any man is a sinner, we have a friend and helper with the Father, Jesus Christ, the upright one:
2 Corinthians 3:7
For if the operation of the law, giving death, recorded in letters on stone, came with glory, so that the eyes of the children of Israel had to be turned away from the face of Moses because of its glory, a glory which was only for a time:
For this, my son, who was dead, is living again; he had gone away from me, and has come back. And they were full of joy.
Truly I say to you, The time is coming, it has even now come, when the voice of the Son of God will come to the ears of the dead, and those hearing it will have life.
Jesus said to her, I am myself that day and that life; he who has faith in me will have life even if he is dead;
But the free giving of God is not like the wrongdoing of man. For if, by the wrongdoing of one man death came to numbers of men, much more did the grace of God, and the free giving by the grace of one man, Jesus Christ, come to men.
For every man's life and every man's death has a relation to others as well as to himself.
And to you did he give life, when you were dead through your wrongdoing and sins,
And you, being dead through your sins and the evil condition of your flesh, to you, I say, he gave life together with him, and forgiveness of all our sins;
1 Timothy 5:6
But she who gives herself to pleasure is dead while she is living.
For in the past we were foolish, hard in heart, turned from the true way, servants of evil desires and pleasures, living in bad feeling and envy, hated and hating one another.
1 John 5:19
We are certain that we are of God, but all the world is in the power of the Evil One.
What may I give to the Lord for all the good things which he has done for me?
If you have love for me, you will keep my laws.
For this was not the teaching of Christ which was given to you;
1 John 4:19
We have the power of loving, because he first had love for us.