}); 30 Bible Verses About Friendship

30 Bible Verses About Friendship

These bible verses about friendship shows how friends ought to relate. Here you will find bible verses about friendship with God and humanity.


Ecclesiastes 4:12

Though one may be overpowered, two can defend themselves. A cord of three strands is not quickly broken.


Proverbs 16:28

A perverse person stirs up conflict, and a gossip separates close friends.


1 John 4:21

And he has given us this command: Anyone who loves God must also love their brother and sister.


Proverbs 27:17

As iron sharpens iron, so one person sharpens another.


Psalm 68:6

God sets the lonely in families,he leads out the prisoners with singing; but the rebellious live in a sun-scorched land.


Proverbs 17:9

Whoever would foster love covers over an offense, but whoever repeats the matter separates close friends.


Psalm 133:1

How good and pleasant it is when God’s people live together in unity!


1 John 4:21

And he has given us this command: Anyone who loves God must also love their brother and sister.


Proverbs 18:24

One who has unreliable friends soon comes to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.


Proverbs 17:17

A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for a time of adversity.


2 Kings 2:2

Elijah said to Elisha, “Stay here; the LORD has sent me to Bethel.” But Elisha said, “As surely as the LORD lives and as you live, I will not leave you.” So they went down to Bethel.


1 Corinthians 15:33

Do not be misled: “Bad company corrupts good character.”


Proverbs 22:24-25

24 – Do not make friends with a hot-tempered person, do not associate with one easily angered, 25 – or you may learn their ways and get yourself ensnared.


Proverbs 27:5-6 Chapter Parallel Compare

5 – Better is open rebuke than hidden love. 6 – Wounds from a friend can be trusted, but an enemy multiplies kisses.


James 4:4

You adulterous people, don’t you know that friendship with the world means enmity against God? Therefore, anyone who chooses to be a friend of the world becomes an enemy of God.


1 John 4:7

Dear friends, let us love one another, for love comes from God. Everyone who loves has been born of God and knows God..


Job 6:14

Anyone who withholds kindness from a friend forsakes the fear of the Almighty.


John 15:13

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


John 15:15

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.


Job 29:4-6

4 – Oh, for the days when I was in my prime, when God’s intimate friendship blessed my house, 5 – when the Almighty was still with me and my children were around me, 6 – when my path was drenched with cream and the rock poured out for me streams of olive oil.


Job 16:20-21

20 – My intercessor is my friend as my eyes pour out tears to God; 21- on behalf of a man he pleads with God as one pleads for a friend.


Colossians 3:12-14

12 – Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. 13 – Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. 14 – And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them all together in perfect unity.


Proverbs 13:20

Walk with the wise and become wise, for a companion of fools suffers harm.


Luke 6:31

Do to others as you would have them do to you.


Proverbs 19:20

Listen to advice and accept discipline, and at the end you will be counted among the wise.


Job 2:11

When Job’s three friends, Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite and Zophar the Naamathite, heard about all the troubles that had come upon him, they set out from their homes and met together by agreement to go and sympathize with him and comfort him.