44 Bible Verses about Emotions
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Banish sorrow from your heart, and evil from your body, since both childhood and the prime of life are pointless.
Whoever controls his temper is better than a warrior, and anyone who has control of his spirit is better than someone who captures a city.
When that desire becomes pregnant, it gives birth to sin; and when that sin grows up, it gives birth to death.
A tranquil mind brings life to one's body, but jealousy causes one's bones to rot.
Their destiny is destruction, their god is their belly, and their glory is in their shame. Their minds are set on worldly things.
Whoever trusts in himself is foolish, but whoever lives wisely will be kept safe.
And this is what demonstrates love: that we live according to God's commandments. Just as you have heard from the beginning what he commanded, you must live by it.
Let the evil of the wicked come to an end, but establish the righteous. For you are the righteous God who discerns the inner thoughts.
For while we were living according to our human nature, sinful passions were at work in our bodies by means of the Law, to bear fruit resulting in death.
Do not be concerned about your own interests, but also be concerned about the interests of others.
For we do not have a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses. Instead, we have one who in every respect has been tempted as we are, yet he never sinned.
People, in every situation put your trust in God; pour out your heart before him; for God is a refuge for us. Interlude
Swear to me, young women of Jerusalem, that you won't awaken or arouse love before its proper time!
When I was a child, I spoke like a child, thought like a child, and reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I gave up my childish ways.
Since they have lost all sense of shame, they have abandoned themselves to sensuality and practice every kind of sexual perversion without restraint.
Now those who belong to the Messiah Jesus have crucified their flesh with its passions and desires.
Then God's peace, which goes far beyond anything we can imagine, will guard your hearts and minds in union with the Messiah Jesus.
Stop being carried away by all kinds of unusual teachings, for it is good that the heart be strengthened by grace, not by food laws that have never helped those who follow them.
Little children, we must stop expressing love merely by our words and manner of speech; we must love also in action and in truth.
Let his flesh be rejuvenated as he was in his youth! Let him recover the strength of his youth.
But he must ask in faith, without any doubts, for the one who has doubts is like a wave of the sea that is driven and tossed by the wind.
Eliab his oldest brother heard him talking to the men. Eliab was angry with David and said, "Why did you come down here? And who did you leave those few sheep with in the wilderness? I know your insolence and wicked intentions. You came down just to see the battle!"
"How can I give up on you, Ephraim? I will deliver you, will I not, Israel? How can I treat you like Admah? I can't make you like Zeboim, can I? My heart stirs within me; my compassion also fans into flame!
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"It wasn't because you were more numerous than other people of the earth that the LORD committed himself to you and chose you. In fact, you were the least numerous of all the nations.