49 Bible Verses about Losing A Friend
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A man of too many friends comes to ruin,
But there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
He who has found his life will lose it, and he who has lost his life for My sake will find it.
The righteous is a guide to his neighbor,
But the way of the wicked leads them astray.
He who conceals a transgression seeks love,
But he who repeats a matter separates intimate friends.
Precious in the sight of the Lord
Is the death of His godly ones.
“I say to you, My friends, do not be afraid of those who kill the body and after that have no more that they can do.
A brother offended is harder to be won than a strong city,
And contentions are like the bars of a citadel.
The Lord restored the fortunes of Job when he prayed for his friends, and the Lord increased all that Job had twofold.
At that time many will fall away and will betray one another and hate one another.
“I will seek the lost, bring back the scattered, bind up the broken and strengthen the sick; but the fat and the strong I will destroy. I will feed them with judgment.
Now when Job’s three friends heard of all this adversity that had come upon him, they came each one from his own place, Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite and Zophar the Naamathite; and they made an appointment together to come to sympathize with him and comfort him.
“Or what woman, if she has ten silver coins and loses one coin, does not light a lamp and sweep the house and search carefully until she finds it?
Death and life are in the power of the tongue,
And those who love it will eat its fruit.
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in Me will live even if he dies,
For what does it profit a man to gain the whole world, and forfeit his soul?
When His own people heard of this, they went out to take custody of Him; for they were saying, “He has lost His senses.”
Therefore encourage one another and build up one another, just as you also are doing.
If you are slack in the day of distress,
Your strength is limited.
But when Jesus heard this, He said, “This sickness is not to end in death, but for the glory of God, so that the Son of God may be glorified by it.”
Now all these things are from God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ and gave us the ministry of reconciliation,
You therefore, beloved, knowing this beforehand, be on your guard so that you are not carried away by the error of unprincipled men and fall from your own steadfastness,
And He said to them, “Truly I say to you, there is no one who has left house or wife or brothers or parents or children, for the sake of the kingdom of God,
Even my close friend in whom I trusted,
Who ate my bread,
Has lifted up his heel against me.
“I am distressed for you, my brother Jonathan;
You have been very pleasant to me.
Your love to me was more wonderful
Than the love of women.
The Lord is near to the brokenhearted
And saves those who are crushed in spirit.
You adulteresses, do you not know that friendship with the world is hostility toward God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.
And everyone who has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or farms for My name’s sake, will receive many times as much, and will inherit eternal life.
For the Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost.”
Jesus said, “Truly I say to you, there is no one who has left house or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or farms, for My sake and for the gospel’s sake,
Now He was telling them a parable to show that at all times they ought to pray and not to lose heart,
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