37 Bible Verses about Friendship And Trust
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Do not trust in a neighbor;
Do not have confidence in a friend.
From her who lies in your bosom
Guard your lips.
“Let everyone be on guard against his neighbor,
And do not trust any brother;
Because every brother deals craftily,
And every neighbor goes about as a slanderer.
Faithful are the wounds of a friend,
But deceitful are the kisses of an enemy.
Even my close friend in whom I trusted,
Who ate my bread,
Has lifted up his heel against me.
that is, that I may be encouraged together with you while among you, each of us by the other’s faith, both yours and mine.
The secret of the Lord is for those who fear Him,
And He will make them know His covenant.
They rose early in the morning and went out to the wilderness of Tekoa; and when they went out, Jehoshaphat stood and said, “Listen to me, O Judah and inhabitants of Jerusalem, put your trust in the Lord your God and you will be established. Put your trust in His prophets and succeed.”
A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city,
And contentions are like the bars of a citadel.
Many a man proclaims his own loyalty,
But who can find a trustworthy man?
A man of too many friends comes to ruin,
But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
Do not love the world nor the things in the world. If anyone loves the world, the love of the Father is not in him.
But you will be betrayed even by parents and brothers and relatives and friends, and they will put some of you to death,
My son, fear the Lord and the king;
Do not associate with those who are given to change,
Like a bad tooth and an unsteady foot
Is confidence in a faithless man in time of trouble.
In the fear of the Lord there is strong confidence,
And his children will have refuge.
And Jonathan, Saul’s son, arose and went to David at Horesh, and encouraged him in God.
But you, beloved, building yourselves up on your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,
Do not forsake your own friend or your father’s friend,
And do not go to your brother’s house in the day of your calamity;
Better is a neighbor who is near than a brother far away.
Therefore encourage one another and build up one another, just as you also are doing.
Be of the same mind toward one another; do not be haughty in mind, but associate with the lowly. Do not be wise in your own estimation.
Thus the Lord used to speak to Moses face to face, just as a man speaks to his friend. When Moses returned to the camp, his servant Joshua, the son of Nun, a young man, would not depart from the tent.
- Abandoning Friends
- Bad Counsel
- Bad Friends
- Bad Influence
- Being A Friend
- Believing In Yourself
- Best Friends
- Best friend
- Encouraging One Another
- Encouraging Others
- Fake Friends
- Family And Friends
- Friends Failing
- Friendship And Love
- Friendship Kjv
- God's Things Revealed
- Good Friends
- Hurt And Betrayal
- Losing A Friend
- Losing Friends
- Protecting Your Family
- Self Esteem
- True Friends
- Trusting Other People
- Trusting Others
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