A collection of bible verses from NASB relevant to love
|From Bible Gateway:
1 John 4:8New American Standard Bible (NASB)
8 The one who does not love does not know God, for God is love.
Micah 7:18New American Standard Bible (NASB)
18 Who is a God like You, who pardons iniquity
And passes over the rebellious act of the remnant of His [a]possession?
He does not retain His anger forever,
Because He delights in [b]unchanging love.
Romans 8:39New American Standard Bible (NASB)
39 nor height, nor depth, nor any other created thing, will be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
1 Corinthians 2:9New American Standard Bible (NASB)
9 but just as it is written,
“Things which eye has not seen and ear has not heard,
And which have not entered the heart of man,
All that God has prepared for those who love Him.”
1 Corinthians 8:3New American Standard Bible (NASB)
3 but if anyone loves God, he is known by Him.
New American Standard Bible (NASB)
1 John 31 John 5
1 John 4:7New American Standard Bible (NASB)
God Is Love
7 Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God; and everyone who loves is [a]born of God and knows God.
1 John 4:7 Or begotten
Colossians 2:2New American Standard Bible (NASB)
You Are Built Up in Christ
2 For I want you to know how great a struggle I have on your behalf and for those who are at Laodicea, and for all those who have not [a]personally seen my face, 2 that their hearts may be encouraged, having been knit together in love, and attaining to all the wealth [b]that comes from the full assurance of understanding, resulting in a true knowledge of God’s mystery, that is, Christ Himself, 3 in whom are hidden all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge. 4 I say this so that no one will delude you with persuasive argument. 5 For even though I am absent in body, nevertheless I am with you in spirit, rejoicing [c]to see [d]your good discipline and the stability of your faith in Christ.
Song of Solomon 8:7New American Standard Bible (NASB)
7 “Many waters cannot quench love,
Nor will rivers overflow it;
If a man were to give all the riches of his house for love,
It would be utterly despised.”
Isaiah 63:9New American Standard Bible (NASB)
9 In all their affliction [a]He was afflicted,
And the angel of His presence saved them;
In His love and in His mercy He redeemed them,
And He lifted them and carried them all the days of old.
Jeremiah 31:3New American Standard Bible (NASB)
3 The Lord appeared to [a]him from afar, saying,
“I have loved you with an everlasting love;
Therefore I have drawn you with lovingkindness.
28 One of the scribes came and heard them arguing, and recognizing that He had answered them well, asked Him, “What commandment is the [q]foremost of all?” 29 Jesus answered, “The foremost is, ‘Hear, O Israel! The Lord our God is one Lord; 30 and you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul, and with all your mind, and with all your strength.’ 31 The second is this, ‘You shall love your neighbor as yourself.’ There is no other commandment greater than these.” 32 The scribe said to Him, “Right, Teacher; You have truly stated that He is One, and there is no one else besides Him; 33 and to love Him with all the heart and with all the understanding and with all the strength, and to love one’s neighbor as himself, is much more than all burnt offerings and sacrifices.” 34 When Jesus saw that he had answered intelligently, He said to him, “You are not far from the kingdom of God.” After that, no one would venture to ask Him any more questions.
John 3:16New American Standard Bible (NASB)
16 “For God so loved the world, that He gave His [a]only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.
John 3:16 Or unique, only one of His kind
The Lord’s Supper
13 Now before the Feast of the Passover, Jesus knowing that His hour had come that He would depart out of this world to the Father, having loved His own who were in the world, He loved them [a]to the end.