10 verses about friendship April 10, 2015 09:00

Romans 12:10 // Be devoted to one another in brotherly love.  Honor one another above yourselves.

Proverbs 27:17 // As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another.

John 15:13 // My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you.  Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends.  You are my friends if you do what I command.  I no longer call you servants, because a servant does not know his master's business.  Instead, I have called you friends, for everything that I learned from my Father I have made known to you.

Proverbs 18:24 // A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.

Ecclesiastes 4:9-10 // Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their labor:  If either of them falls down, one can help the other up.  But pity anyone who falls and has no one to help them up.

Proverbs 12:26 // A righteous man is cautious in friendship, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.

Ephesians 4:29-32 // Do not let any unwholesome talk come out of your mouths, but only what is helpful for building others up according to their needs, that it may benefit those who listen.  And do not grieve the Holy Spirit of God, with whom you were sealed for the day of redemption.  Get rid of all bitterness, rage and anger, brawling and slander, along with every form of malice.  Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you.

Proverbs 22:24-25 // Do not make friends with a hot-tempered man, do not associate with one easily angered, or you may learn his ways and get yourself ensnared.

Luke 6:31 // Do to others as you would have them do to you.

Galatians 5:14 // Carry each others' burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ.