God first loved us, and he loves us so much, that he gave his only son so that we may have eternal life.
We invite you to (re)discover 10 verses on the love of God, to read and reread when doubt threatens us or simply so as not to forget that we are loved by the creator of the universe!
"Because you have value in my eyes, Because you are honored and I love you, I give men in your place, And peoples for your life. " Isaiah 43: 4
“See what love the Father has shown us, so that we may be called children of God! And we are. If the world does not know us, it is because they did not know him. " 1 Jean 3: 1
“From afar the Lord shows himself to me: I love you with everlasting love; This is why I keep my goodness to you. " Jeremiah 31: 3
“Charity is patient, it is full of kindness; charity is not envious; charity does not boast, it does not swell with pride, it does not do anything dishonest, it does not seek its interest, it does not get angry, it does not suspect evil, it does not rejoice injustice, but she rejoices in the truth; she excuses everything, she believes everything, she hopes for everything, she supports everything. " 1 Corinthians 13: 4-7
“And we, we knew the love that God has for us, and we believed in it. God is love; and he who abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him. " 1 Jean 4: 16
“But God shows his love for us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us. " 5 Romans: 8
“He who has my commandments and keeps them, it is he who loves me; and whoever loves me will be loved by my Father, and I will love him, and I will make myself known to him. " Jean 14: 21
“For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life. " Jean 3: 16
“But you, Lord, are a merciful and compassionate God, slow to anger, rich in kindness and faithfulness; " Psalm 86: 15
“I was crucified with Christ; and if I live, it is no longer I who live, it is Christ who lives in me; if I now live in the flesh, I live in faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself up for me. " 2 Galates: 20
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Article originally published in February 2022
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