Most Relevant Verses
A man with many friends may be harmed, but there is a friend who stays closer than a brother.
A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a difficult time.
Oil and incense bring joy to the heart, and the sweetness of a friend is better than self-counsel.
Don't make friends with an angry man, and don't be a companion of a hot-tempered man,
The wounds of a friend are trustworthy, but the kisses of an enemy are excessive.
Don't abandon your friend or your father's friend, and don't go to your brother's house in your time of calamity; better a neighbor nearby than a brother far away.
A righteous man is careful in dealing with his neighbor, but the ways of wicked men lead them astray.
Everyone has to be on guard against his friend. Don't trust any brother, for every brother will certainly deceive, and every friend spread slander.
No one has greater love than this, that someone would lay down his life for his friends.
Do not rely on a friend; don't trust in a close companion. Seal your mouth from the woman who lies in your arms.
Better an open reprimand than concealed love.
My son, fear the Lord, as well as the king, and don't associate with rebels,
All the brothers of a poor man hate him; how much more do his friends keep their distance from him! He may pursue [them with] words, [but] they are not [there].
You will even be betrayed by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends. They will kill some of you.
The secret counsel of the Lord is for those who fear Him, and He reveals His covenant to them.
So the Scripture was fulfilled that says, Abraham believed God, and it was credited to him for righteousness , and he was called God's friend.
After Job had prayed for his friends, the Lord restored his prosperity and doubled his [previous] possessions.
Many a man proclaims his own loyalty, but who can find a trustworthy man?
Adulteresses! Do you not know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? So whoever wants to be the world's friend becomes God's enemy.
A contrary man spreads conflict, and a gossip separates friends.
Even my friend in whom I trusted, one who ate my bread, has lifted up his heel against me.
I tell you, even though he won't get up and give him anything because he is his friend, yet because of his persistence, he will get up and give him as much as he needs.
- Abandoning Friends
- Bad Counsel
- Bad Friends
- Bad Influence
- Being A Friend
- Best Friends
- Best friend
- Choosing Friends
- Communication In Marriage
- Fake Friends
- Family And Friends
- Family Love
- Family Problems
- Friends Failing
- Friendship And Love
- Friendship And Trust
- God's Things Revealed
- Good Friends
- Hurt And Betrayal
- Keeping Christ's Commands
- Losing A Friend
- Losing Friends