15 Bible Verses about Self Love
Most Relevant Verses
For no one has ever hated his own body but he feeds it and takes care of it, just as Christ also does the church,
In the same way husbands ought to love their wives as their own bodies. He who loves his wife loves himself.
But understand this, that in the last days difficult times will come. For people will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, unholy, unloving, irreconcilable, slanderers, without self-control, savage, opposed to what is good,read more.
treacherous, reckless, conceited, loving pleasure rather than loving God. They will maintain the outward appearance of religion but will have repudiated its power. So avoid people like these.
The second is like it: 'Love your neighbor as yourself.'
For people will be lovers of themselves, lovers of money, boastful, arrogant, blasphemers, disobedient to parents, ungrateful, unholy,
treacherous, reckless, conceited, loving pleasure rather than loving God.
and because lawlessness will increase so much, the love of many will grow cold.
Better is open rebuke than hidden love.
Do not seek your own good, but the good of the other person.
Instead of being motivated by selfish ambition or vanity, each of you should, in humility, be moved to treat one another as more important than yourself.
So Haman came in, and the king said to him, "What should be done for the man whom the king wishes to honor?" Haman thought to himself, "Who is it that the king would want to honor more than me?"
Jesus replied, "I tell you the solemn truth, you are looking for me not because you saw miraculous signs, but because you ate all the loaves of bread you wanted.
I did not restrain myself from getting whatever I wanted; I did not deny myself anything that would bring me pleasure. So all my accomplishments gave me joy; this was my reward for all my effort.
For you were called to freedom, brothers and sisters; only do not use your freedom as an opportunity to indulge your flesh, but through love serve one another.
Love is patient, love is kind, it is not envious. Love does not brag, it is not puffed up.
- Self (115 instances)