46 Bible Verses about Losing Friends
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The righteous person is cautious in his friendship, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.
A person who has friends may be harmed by them, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
And whoever has left houses or brothers or sisters or father or mother or children or fields for my sake will receive a hundred times as much and will inherit eternal life.
Whoever finds his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life because of me will find it.
Even my close friend whom I trusted, he who shared meals with me, has turned against me.
"I tell you, my friends, do not be afraid of those who kill the body, and after that have nothing more they can do.
Then many will be led into sin, and they will betray one another and hate one another.
If you faint in the day of trouble, your strength is small!
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.
"Or what woman, if she has ten silver coins and loses one of them, does not light a lamp, sweep the house, and search thoroughly until she finds it?
A relative offended is harder to reach than a strong city, and disputes are like the barred gates of a fortified citadel.
The one who forgives an offense seeks love, but whoever repeats a matter separates close friends.
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.
Then Jesus said to them, "I tell you the truth, there is no one who has left home or wife or brothers or parents or children for the sake of God's kingdom
You will be betrayed even by parents, brothers, relatives, and friends, and they will have some of you put to death.
Do not lag in zeal, be enthusiastic in spirit, serve the Lord.
So the Lord restored what Job had lost after he prayed for his friends, and the Lord doubled all that had belonged to Job.
Therefore encourage one another and build up each other, just as you are in fact doing.
When I was with them I kept them safe and watched over them in your name that you have given me. Not one of them was lost except the one destined for destruction, so that the scripture could be fulfilled.
Therefore, dear friends, since you have been forewarned, be on your guard that you do not get led astray by the error of these unprincipled men and fall from your firm grasp on the truth.
But he replied to them, "My mother and my brothers are those who hear the word of God and do it."
And all these things are from God who reconciled us to himself through Christ, and who has given us the ministry of reconciliation.
For what benefit is it for a person to gain the whole world, yet forfeit his life?
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.
When Job's three friends heard about all this calamity that had happened to him, each of them came from his own country -- Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite. They met together to come to show sympathy for him and to console him.
Jesus said, "I tell you the truth, there is no one who has left home or brothers or sisters or mother or father or children or fields for my sake and for the sake of the gospel
Like a bad tooth or a foot out of joint, so is confidence in an unfaithful person at the time of trouble.
that is, that we may be mutually comforted by one another's faith, both yours and mine.
The Lord's loyal followers receive his guidance, and he reveals his covenantal demands to them.
Now we do not want you to be uninformed, brothers and sisters, about those who are asleep, so that you will not grieve like the rest who have no hope.
- Bad Counsel
- Bad Friends
- Bad Influence
- Being A Friend
- Being Lost
- Best Friends
- Encouraging One Another
- Encouraging Others
- Fake Friends
- Family And Friends
- Finding Things
- Friends Failing
- Friendship And Love
- Friendship And Trust
- Friendship Kjv
- God's Things Revealed
- Good Friends
- Hurt And Betrayal
- Leaving Parents For Spouse
- Losing A Friend
- Losing Someone