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The Words of Wisdom and Love

“Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.”Lao Tzu

This quote, I think we can all appreciate. It is a beautiful reminder of the power of love and how it can inspire us to be our best selves. It also highlights the importance of wisdom in relationships, as it takes wisdom to know how to love and be loved in return.

The Bible has a lot to say about wisdom and love. In fact, the two are often intertwined. For example, in Proverbs 2:6, it says “For the Lord gives wisdom; from His mouth come knowledge and understanding.” This verse shows that wisdom comes from God, and that it is a gift that we should cherish.

“Love wisdom, and she will make you great. Hold on to wisdom, and she will bring you honor. Wisdom will reward you with a crown of honor and glory.” – Proverbs 4:8-91

Similarly, in 1 Corinthians 13:13, it says “And now these three remain: faith, hope and love. But the greatest of these is love.” This verse shows that love is the most important thing in life, and that it should be cherished above all else.

When we combine these two ideas, we see that wisdom and love are both gifts from God that we should cherish. We should seek to grow in wisdom so that we can better understand God’s love for us, and we should seek to grow in love so that we can better reflect God’s wisdom to others.

In conclusion, wisdom and love are two of the most important concepts in the Bible. They are both gifts from God that we should cherish and seek to grow in. By doing so, we can better understand God’s love for us and reflect His wisdom to others.

Here’s a few more scriptures on Love for your perusal:

“Let all that you do be done in love.” – 1 Corinthians 16:141
“And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.” – Colossians 3:14
“So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.” – 1 Corinthians 13:13
“Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.” – John 15:13
“Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.” – 1 Corinthians 13:4-7
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.” – John 3:16
“Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God. Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love.” – 1 John 4:7-8
“Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins.” – 1 Peter 4:8
“Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her,” – Ephesians 5:25
“If you love me, you will keep my commandments.” – John 14:15

Here’s a few more scriptures for you on Wisdom:

“For the Lord gives wisdom; from his mouth come knowledge and understanding.” – Proverbs 2:6
“The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom, and knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.” – Proverbs 9:10
“The beginning of wisdom is this: Get wisdom. Though it cost all you have, get understanding.” – Proverbs 4:7
“If any of you lacks wisdom, you should ask God, who gives generously to all without finding fault, and it will be given to you.” – James 1:51 “For wisdom will enter your heart, and knowledge will be pleasant to your soul.” – Proverbs 2:10
“The wise in heart are called discerning, and gracious words promote instruction.” – Proverbs 16:21
“Who is wise and understanding among you? Let them show it by their good life, by deeds done in the humility that comes from wisdom.” – James 3:13
“The way of fools seems right to them, but the wise listen to advice.” – Proverbs 12:15
“Do not be wise in your own eyes; fear the Lord and shun evil.” – Proverbs 3:7
“How much better to get wisdom than gold, to get insight rather than silver!” – Proverbs 16:16

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