Love As A Fruit Of The Spirit
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But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith,
For God so loved the world, that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have eternal life.
A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another, just like I have loved you; that you also love one another. By this everyone will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another."
and hope doesn't disappoint us, because God's love has been poured out into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who was given to us.
Let love be without hypocrisy. Abhor that which is evil. Cling to that which is good.
Love is patient and is kind; love doesn't envy. Love doesn't brag, is not proud, doesn't behave itself inappropriately, doesn't seek its own way, is not provoked, takes no account of evil; doesn't rejoice in unrighteousness, but rejoices with the truth;read more.
bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never fails. But where there are prophecies, they will be done away with. Where there are various languages, they will cease. Where there is knowledge, it will be done away with. For we know in part, and we prophesy in part; but when that which is complete has come, then that which is partial will be done away with. When I was a child, I spoke as a child, I felt as a child, I thought as a child. Now that I have become a man, I have put away childish things. For now we see in a mirror, dimly, but then face to face. Now I know in part, but then I will know fully, even as I was also fully known. But now faith, hope, and love remain -- these three. The greatest of these is love.
For you, brothers, were called for freedom. Only don't use your freedom for gain to the flesh, but through love be servants to one another. For the whole law is fulfilled in one word, in this: "You shall love your neighbor as yourself."
Husbands, love your wives, even as Christ also loved the assembly, and gave himself up for it;
We know that we have passed out of death into life, because we love the brothers. He who doesn't love his brother remains in death.
We know and have believed the love which God has for us. God is love, and he who remains in love remains in God, and God remains in him.