37 Bible Verses about Friendship Kjv
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A person who has friends may be harmed by them, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
A friend loves at all times, and a relative is born to help in adversity.
Many people entreat the favor of a generous person, and everyone is the friend of the person who gives gifts.
Ointment and incense make the heart rejoice, likewise the sweetness of one's friend from sincere counsel.
Do not make friends with an angry person, and do not associate with a wrathful person,
Faithful are the wounds of a friend, but the kisses of an enemy are excessive.
Do not forsake your friend and your father's friend, and do not enter your brother's house in the day of your disaster; a neighbor nearby is better than a brother far away.
The righteous person is cautious in his friendship, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.
Wealth adds many friends, but a poor person is separated from his friend.
Everyone must be on his guard around his friends. He must not even trust any of his relatives. For every one of them will find some way to cheat him. And all of his friends will tell lies about him.
No one has greater love than this -- that one lays down his life for his friends.
You are my friends if you do what I command you.
But it is you, a man like me, my close friend in whom I confided.
Do not rely on a friend; do not trust a companion! Don't even share secrets with the one who lies in your arms!
The one who loves a pure heart and whose speech is gracious -- the king will be his friend.
Fear the Lord, my child, as well as the king, and do not associate with rebels,
All the relatives of a poor person hate him; how much more do his friends avoid him -- he pursues them with words, but they do not respond.
Do not say to your neighbor, "Go! Return tomorrow and I will give it," when you have it with you at the time.
My kinsmen have failed me; my friends have forgotten me.
Now Amnon had a friend named Jonadab, the son of David's brother Shimeah. Jonadab was a very crafty man.
As iron sharpens iron, so a person sharpens his friend.
You will be betrayed even by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends, and they will have some of you put to death.
The Lord's loyal followers receive his guidance, and he reveals his covenantal demands to them.
then, my child, do this in order to deliver yourself, because you have fallen into your neighbor's power: go, humble yourself, and appeal firmly to your neighbor.
You must not seek peace and prosperity for them through all the ages to come.
And the scripture was fulfilled that says, "Now Abraham believed God and it was counted to him for righteousness," and he was called God's friend.
So the Lord restored what Job had lost after he prayed for his friends, and the Lord doubled all that had belonged to Job.
My child, if you have made a pledge for your neighbor, and have become a guarantor for a stranger,
Jesus said to him, "Friend, do what you are here to do." Then they came and took hold of Jesus and arrested him.
Many people profess their loyalty, but a faithful person -- who can find?
They repay me evil for good, and hate for love.
Adulterers, do you not know that friendship with the world means hostility toward God? So whoever decides to be the world's friend makes himself God's enemy.
for one who goes astray is an abomination to the Lord, but he reveals his intimate counsel to the upright.
A perverse person spreads dissension, and a gossip separates the closest friends.
Even my close friend whom I trusted, he who shared meals with me, has turned against me.
I tell you, even though the man inside will not get up and give him anything because he is his friend, yet because of the first man's sheer persistence he will get up and give him whatever 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