Wednesday, February 13, 2008

Thursday 13: 13 verses in I Corinthians 13

1 If I speak in human and angelic tongues but do not have love, I am a resounding gong or a clashing cymbal.

2 And if I have the gift of prophecy and comprehend all mysteries and all knowledge; if I have all faith so as to move mountains but do not have love, I am nothing.

3 If I give away everything I own, and if I hand my body over so that I may boast but do not have love, I gain nothing.

4 Love is patient, love is kind. It is not jealous, (love) is not pompous, it is not inflated,

5 it is not rude, it does not seek its own interests, it is not quick-tempered, it does not brood over injury,

6 it does not rejoice over wrongdoing but rejoices with the truth.

7 It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.

8 Love never fails. If there are prophecies, they will be brought to nothing; if tongues, they will cease; if knowledge, it will be brought to nothing.

9 For we know partially and we prophesy partially,

10 but when the perfect comes, the partial will pass away.

11 When I was a child, I used to talk as a child, think as a child, reason as a child; when I became a man, I put aside childish things.

12 At present we see indistinctly, as in a mirror, but then face to face. At present I know partially; then I shall know fully, as I am fully known.

13 So faith, hope, love remain, these three; but the greatest of these is love.


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Anonymous said...

Nice! Have a WONDERFUL Valentine's Day....

Mine's here:
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Shari said...

This is a perfect post with Valentine's Day being tomorrow. "It (love) does not seek it's own interests" jumped out at me. What a neat video.

Mamarazzi said...

love is ALL of those things...and so much more!

Happy Valentine's Day and Happy Thursday Thirteen, mine is all about LOVE!

Unknown said...

As a young person, this kind of love was so hard to understand. It took a while for me to "get it." That this love has to come from God, and flow thru us.

Happy Valentine's Day!