15 Bible Verses about Self Love
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for no one ever hated his own flesh, but nourishes and cherishes it, just as Christ also does the church,
So husbands ought also to love their own wives as their own bodies. He who loves his own wife loves himself;
But realize this, that in the last days difficult times will come. For men will be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, revilers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, unholy, unloving, irreconcilable, malicious gossips, without self-control, brutal, haters of good,read more.
treacherous, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God, holding to a form of godliness, although they have denied its power; Avoid such men as these.
The second is like it, ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’
For men will be lovers of self, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, revilers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, unholy,
treacherous, reckless, conceited, lovers of pleasure rather than lovers of God,
Because lawlessness is increased, most people’s love will grow cold.
Better is open rebuke
Than love that is concealed.
Let no one seek his own good, but that of his neighbor.
Do nothing from selfishness or empty conceit, but with humility of mind regard one another as more important than yourselves;
So Haman came in and the king said to him, “What is to be done for the man whom the king desires to honor?” And Haman said to himself, “Whom would the king desire to honor more than me?”
Jesus answered them and said, “Truly, truly, I say to you, you seek Me, not because you saw signs, but because you ate of the loaves and were filled.
All that my eyes desired I did not refuse them. I did not withhold my heart from any pleasure, for my heart was pleased because of all my labor and this was my reward for all my labor.
For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another.
Love is patient, love is kind and is not jealous; love does not brag and is not arrogant,
- Self (115 instances)