'Beloved' in the Bible
When a man has two wives, one beloved and the other hated, and they have born him sons, both the beloved and the hated; and if the firstborn son is of the one that was hated,
then it shall be, when he makes his sons to inherit that which he has, that he may not give the right of the firstborn unto the son of the beloved in preference over the son of the hated, who is indeed the firstborn;
And to Benjamin he said, The beloved of the LORD shall dwell in safety by him; and the LORD shall cover him all the day long, and he shall dwell between his shoulders.
And he sent by the hand of Nathan, the prophet; and he called his name Jedidiah, , by the LORD.
Did not Solomon, king of Israel, sin by these things? Yet among many nations there was no king like him, who was beloved of his God, and God made him king over all Israel; nevertheless, strange women caused even him to offend.
That thy beloved may be delivered, save with thy right hand and hear me.
that thy beloved may be delivered: save with thy right hand, and answer me.
It is vain for you to rise up early, to come home late, to eat the bread of sorrows, because he shall give his beloved sleep.
My beloved is unto me as a cluster of camphire in the vineyards of Engedi.
Behold, thou art fair, O my beloved, and pleasant; also our bed has flowers.
As the apple tree among the trees of the wild, so is my beloved among the sons. I desired to sit under his shadow, and his fruit was sweet to my taste.
The voice of my beloved! behold, he comes leaping over the mountains, skipping over the hills.
My beloved is like a roe or a young hart; behold, he stands behind our wall; he looks through the windows, blossoming through the lattice.
My beloved spoke and said unto me, Rise up, my love, my fair one, and come away.
My beloved is mine, and I am his; he feeds among the lilies.
Until the day breaks and the shadows flee away, return, my beloved, and be thou like a roe or a young hart upon the mountains of Bether.
Awake, O north wind; and come, thou south; blow upon my garden that the aroma of its spices may flow out. Let my beloved come into his garden, and eat his sweet fruits.
I came into my garden, my sister, my spouse: I have gathered my myrrh and my spice; I have eaten my honeycomb and my honey; I have drunk my wine and my milk: eat, O friends; drink, beloved, drink abundantly.
I sleep, but my heart watches for the voice of my beloved that knocks at the door, Open to me, my sister, my love, my dove, my perfect one: for my head is filled with dew, and my locks with the drops of the night.
My beloved put in his hand by the hole of the door, and my bowels were moved for him.
I rose up to open to my beloved, and my hands dripped with myrrh, and my fingers with sweet smelling myrrh, upon the handles of the lock.
I opened to my beloved, but my beloved had withdrawn himself and was gone; my soul went after his speech; I sought him, but I could not find him; I called him, but he gave me no answer.
I charge you, O virgins of Jerusalem, if ye should find my beloved that ye cause him to know how sick I am with love.
What is thy beloved more than another beloved, O thou fairest among women? What is thy beloved more than another beloved that thou dost so charge us?
My beloved is white and ruddy; the standard-bearer among the ten thousands.
His mouth is most sweet; he is altogether lovely. This is my beloved, and this is my friend, O virgins of Jerusalem.
Where has thy beloved gone, O thou fairest among women? where didst thy beloved separate himself? that we may seek him with thee.
My beloved is gone down into his garden, to the beds of spices, to feed in the gardens, and to gather the lilies.
I am my beloved's, and my beloved is mine; he feeds among the lilies.
and thy palate like the best wine that goes into my beloved sweetly and causes the lips of those that are asleep to speak.
Come, my beloved, let us go forth into the field; let us lodge in the villages.
The mandrakes have given their fragrance, and at our gates are all manner of sweet fruits, new and old, which I have laid up for thee, O my beloved.
Who is she that comes up from the wilderness, leaning upon her beloved? I woke thee up under the apple tree; there thy mother had birth pains; there she had pains that brought thee into the light.
Run, my beloved, and be thou like to a roe or to a young hart upon the mountains of spices.
Now will I sing to my well-beloved a song of my beloved touching his vineyard. My well-beloved had a vineyard in the horn of the sons of oil;
What part has my beloved in my house, seeing she has wrought lewdness with many? The holy flesh shall pass from upon thee, for in thy evil thou didst glory.
I have forsaken my house, I have left my heritage; I have given the dearly beloved of my soul into the hand of her enemies.
At the beginning of thy supplications, the word went forth, and I have come to teach it unto thee; for thou art a man greatly beloved: therefore understand the word, and understand the vision.
And he said unto me, Daniel, O man greatly beloved, pay attention to the words that I shall speak unto thee, and stand up upon thy feet: for I am sent now unto thee. And as he was speaking this with me, I was trembling.
and said, O man greatly beloved, fear not: peace be unto thee, be of good cheer, and be well. And as he spoke unto me, I was strengthened and said, Let my Lord speak; for thou hast strengthened me.
Then the LORD said unto me again, Go, love a woman beloved of her friend, yet an adulteress, according to the love of the LORD toward the sons of Israel, who look to other gods and love flagons of wine.
and, behold, a voice from the heavens, saying, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.
Behold my servant, whom I have chosen, my beloved, in whom my soul is well pleased; I will put my Spirit upon him, and he shall declare judgment unto the Gentiles.
While he yet spoke, behold, a cloud of light overshadowed them, and, behold, a voice out of the cloud, which said, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased; hear ye him.
And a cloud came that overshadowed them, and a voice came out of the cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son; hear ye him.
and the Holy Spirit descended in a bodily shape like a dove upon him, and a voice came from heaven, which said, Thou art my beloved Son; in thee is my delight.
And a voice came out of the cloud, saying, This is my beloved Son; hear him.
Then said the lord of the vineyard, What shall I do? I will send my beloved son; it may be they will reverence him when they see him.
it seemed good unto us, being assembled with one accord, to send chosen men unto you with our beloved Barnabas and Paul,
to all that are in Rome, beloved of God, called to be saints; ye have grace and peace of God our Father and of the Lord Jesus, the Christ.
As he saith also in Hosea, I will call them my people, who were not my people, and her beloved, who was not beloved.
So that, as concerning the gospel, I have them for enemies for your sakes; but as touching the election of God, they are beloved for the fathers' sakes.
Not defending yourselves, dearly beloved; but rather give place unto the wrath of God, for it is written, Vengeance is mine; I will repay, saith the Lord.
Salute Urbane, our helper in Christ, and Stachys, my beloved.
Salute Tryphena and Tryphosa, who labour in the Lord. Salute the beloved Persis, who laboured much in the Lord.
I do not write these things to shame you, but to warn you, as to my beloved sons.
For this cause I have sent Timothy unto you, who is my beloved son and faithful in the Lord, who shall bring you into remembrance of my ways which are in Christ, as I teach everywhere in every congregation .
Therefore, my dearly beloved, flee from idolatry.
Therefore, my beloved brothers, be ye steadfast, unmovable, always abounding in the work of the Lord, forasmuch as ye know that your labour is not in vain in the Lord.
Having therefore these promises, dearly beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Again, do ye think that we excuse ourselves unto you? We speak before God in Christ, but we do all things, dearly beloved, for your edifying.
to the praise of the glory of his grace, in which he has made us accepted in the beloved;
But that ye also may know my affairs and how I do, Tychicus, a beloved brother and faithful servant in the Lord, shall make known to you all things,
Therefore, my beloved, as ye have always hearkened, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your own saving health with fear and trembling.
Therefore, my brethren dearly beloved and longed for, my joy and crown, so stand fast in the Lord, my dearly beloved.
Clothed, therefore, (as the elect of God, holy and beloved) with bowels of mercies, with kindness, with humility, with meekness, with tolerance,
All my affairs shall Tychicus declare unto you, who is a beloved brother and a faithful servant and fellow slave in the Lord,
with Onesimus, a faithful and beloved brother, who is one of you. They shall make known unto you all the things which are happening here.
Luke, the beloved physician, and Demas, greet you.
being certain, beloved brethren, that you are chosen of God.
But we should always give thanks to God for you, brethren, beloved of the Lord, because God has from the beginning chosen you to saving health through the sanctification of the Spirit and faith in the truth,
And those that have faithful masters, let them not despise them, because they are brethren, but rather serve them better, because they are faithful and beloved, partakers of the benefit. Teach and exhort this.
to Timothy, dearly beloved son: Grace, mercy, and peace of God the Father and of Christ Jesus our Lord.
Paul, a prisoner of Jesus Christ, and Timothy, our brother, unto Philemon, our dearly beloved and fellowlabourer,
And to our beloved sister, Apphia, and Archippus, our fellowsoldier and to the congregation in thy house:
not now as a slave, but above a slave, a brother beloved, especially to me, but how much more unto thee, both in the flesh, and in the Lord.
But, beloved, we expect better things than these of you, things near unto saving health, though we thus speak.
Do not err, my beloved brethren.
Therefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be quick to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
Hearken, my beloved brethren, Has not God chosen the poor of this world that they might be rich in faith and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to those that love him?
Dearly beloved, I beseech you as strangers and pilgrims, abstain from the carnal desires which war against the soul
Beloved, think it not strange when you are tried by fire (which is done to prove you) as though some strange thing happened unto you,
For he received from God the Father honour and glory, when there came such a voice to him from the excellent glory, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.
Beloved, I now write unto you this second epistle, in which I alert with exhortation your pure understanding,
But, beloved, be not ignorant of this one thing, that one day before the Lord is as a thousand years, and a thousand years are as one day.
Therefore, beloved, seeing that ye hope for such things, be diligent that ye may be found of him in peace, without spot and blameless.
And have as saving health the patience of our Lord, even as our beloved brother Paul also according to the wisdom given unto him has written unto you
Ye, therefore, beloved, seeing ye know these things in advance, be on guard lest by the error of the wicked ye be deceived with the others and fall from your own steadfastness.
Beloved, now we are the sons of God, and it is not yet made manifest what we shall be; but we know that if he shall appear, we shall be like him; for we shall see him as he is.
Beloved, if our heart does not condemn us, then we have confidence in God;
Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but try the spirits whether they are of God because many false prophets are gone out into the world.
Beloved, let us love one another, for charity is of God. Anyone that loves is born of God and knows God.
Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.
Beloved, I wish that thou be prospered in all things and be sound, even as thy soul prospers.
Beloved, thou doest faithfully whatever thou doest regarding the brethren and with the strangers,
Beloved, follow not that which is evil, but that which is good. He that does good is of God, but he that does evil has not seen God.
Beloved, when I gave all diligence to write unto you of the common salvation, it was needful for me to write unto you and exhort you that ye should earnestly persevere in the faith which was given once unto the saints.
But, beloved, remember ye the words which were spoken beforehand by the apostles of our Lord Jesus Christ,
But ye, beloved, building up yourselves upon your most holy faith, praying in the Holy Spirit,
Search Results by Versions
Search Results by Book
- Matthew (3)
- Mark (1)
- Luke (3)
- Acts (1)
- Romans (7)
- 1 Corinthians (4)
- 2 Corinthians (2)
- Ephesians (2)
- Philippians (2)
- Colossians (4)
- 1 Thessalonians (1)
- 2 Thessalonians (1)
- 1 Timothy (1)
- 2 Timothy (1)
- Philemon (3)
- Hebrews (1)
- James (3)
- 1 Peter (2)
- 2 Peter (6)
- 1 John (5)
- 3 John (3)
- Jude (3)
- Revelation (1)
- Love Between Father And Son
- Loving One Another
- Names And Titles For The Christian
- The Beloved Disciple
- The Beloved Son
- Witnesses, To Jesus Christ