Most Relevant Verses
A man of many companions may be ruined, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
A friend loves at all times; and a brother is born for adversity.
Perfume and incense bring joy to the heart; so does earnest counsel from a man's friend.
Don't befriend a hot-tempered man, and don't associate with one who harbors anger:
Faithful are the wounds of a friend; although the kisses of an enemy are profuse.
Don't forsake your friend and your father's friend. Don't go to your brother's house in the day of your disaster: better is a neighbor who is near than a distant brother.
A righteous person is cautious in friendship, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.
Take heed everyone of his neighbor, and don't trust in any brother; for every brother will utterly supplant, and every neighbor will go about with slanders.
Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.
Don't trust in a neighbor. Don't put confidence in a friend. With the woman lying in your embrace, be careful of the words of your mouth!
My son, fear Yahweh and the king. Don't join those who are rebellious:
All the relatives of the poor shun him: how much more do his friends avoid him! He pursues them with pleas, but they are gone.
You will be handed over even by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends. They will cause some of you to be put to death.
The friendship of Yahweh is with those who fear him. He will show them his covenant.
and the Scripture was fulfilled which says, "Abraham believed God, and it was accounted to him as righteousness;" and he was called the friend of God.
Yahweh turned the captivity of Job, when he prayed for his friends. Yahweh gave Job twice as much as he had before.
Many men claim to be men of unfailing love, but who can find a faithful man?
You adulterers and adulteresses, don't you know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Whoever therefore wants to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
A perverse man stirs up strife. A whisperer separates close friends.
Yes, my own familiar friend, in whom I trusted, who ate bread with me, has lifted up his heel against me.
I tell you, although he will not rise and give it to him because he is his friend, yet because of his persistence, he will get up and give him as many 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