Bible Verses about God's Love

Bible Verses about God's Love

What does the Bible say about God's Love? - God is Love Scripture Quotes

The Love of God is frequently mentioned in the Bible through stories and proverbs as divine, true and everlasting. In fact, the Bible says that God is love! God loves everyone. God’s love is so great that He gave His only Son to die for our sins and be resurrected. This bold fact, alone, is very important evidence of God’s love for his children.

It is our hope that these Scripture quotes will help you understand God's love for you. He is not a ruling dictator in heaven looking to punish us when we do wrong. His love is characterized by grace, forgiveness, and is eternal, unconditional!

Discover the best Bible verses about God's love in this collection of scripture quotes! Let's say this prayer to thank God for his love today: Father, we praise You for Your consistency. Thank You that though we are incapable of being consistently good, loving and righteous, you are those things for us... Forgive us for our inconsistency, and bless us, that we may know Your love for us never changes. You are always loving, and for that we give thanks. In Jesus’ Name, Amen. (by Meg Bucher)

John 3:16 NIV

16 For God so loved the world that he gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have eternal life.

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1 John 4:7-8 NIV

7 Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God. 8 Whoever does not love does not know God, because God is love.

Read 1 John 4

1 John 4:9-11 NIV

9 This is how God showed his love among us: He sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him. 10 This is love: not that we loved God, but that he loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins. 11 Dear friends, since God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

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1 John 4:16 NIV

16 And so we know and rely on the love God has for us. God is love. Whoever lives in love lives in God, and God in them.

Read 1 John 4

Romans 8:37-39 NIV

37 No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. 38 For I am convinced that neither death nor life, neither angels nor demons, neither the present nor the future, nor any powers, 39 neither height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God that is in Christ Jesus our Lord.

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Isaiah 54:10 NIV

10 Though the mountains be shaken and the hills be removed, yet my unfailing love for you will not be shaken nor my covenant of peace be removed," says the Lord, who has compassion on you.

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Romans 5:8 NIV

8 But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.

Read Romans 5

Galatians 2:20 NIV

20 I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.

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Psalm 136:26 NIV

26 Give thanks to the God of heaven. His love endures forever.

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Ephesians 2:4-5 NIV

4 But because of his great love for us, God, who is rich in mercy, 5 made us alive with Christ even when we were dead in transgressions-it is by grace you have been saved.

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Psalm 86:15 NIV

15 But you, Lord, are a compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness.

Read Psalm 86

Zephaniah 3:17 NIV

17 The Lord your God is with you, the Mighty Warrior who saves. He will take great delight in you; in his love he will no longer rebuke you, but will rejoice over you with singing."

Read Zephaniah 3

1 John 3:1 NIV

1 See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him.

Read 1 John 3

John 15:13 NIV

13 Greater love has no one than this: to lay down one's life for one's friends.

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Deuteronomy 7:9 NIV

9 Know therefore that the Lord your God is God; he is the faithful God, keeping his covenant of love to a thousand generations of those who love him and keep his commandments.

Read Deuteronomy 7

Romans 12:12 NIV

12 Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.

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Galatians 6:9 NIV

9 Let us not become weary in doing good, for at the proper time we will reap a harvest if we do not give up.

Read Galatians 6

Romans 8:25 NIV

25 But if we hope for what we do not yet have, we wait for it patiently.

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Philippians 4:6 NIV

6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.

Read Philippians 4

Psalm 37:7-9 NIV

7 Be still before the Lordand wait patiently for him; do not fret when people succeed in their ways, when they carry out their wicked schemes. 8 Refrain from anger and turn from wrath; do not fret-it leads only to evil. 9 For those who are evil will be destroyed, but those who hope in the Lord will inherit the land.

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