Kindness - Bible Study Guide
- Ephesians 4:32
Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.
- Luke 6:35
“But love your enemies, and do good, and lend, expecting nothing in return, and your reward will be great, and you will be sons of the Most High, for he is kind to the ungrateful and the evil.”
- Proverbs 11:17
A man who is kind benefits himself, but a cruel man hurts himself.
- Proverbs 14:21
Whoever despises his neighbor is a sinner, but blessed is he who is generous to the poor.
- Proverbs 15:1
A soft answer turns away wrath, but a harsh word stirs up anger.
- Proverbs 19:17
Whoever is generous to the poor lends to the Lord, and he will repay him for his deed.
- Proverbs 19:22
What is desired in a man is steadfast love, and a poor man is better than a liar.
- Proverbs 21:21
Whoever pursues righteousness and kindness will find life, righteousness, and honor.
- Psalm 112:5
It is well with the man who deals generously and lends; who conducts his affairs with justice.
- Psalm 117:2
For great is his steadfast love toward us, and the faithfulness of the Lord endures forever. Praise the Lord!
- Psalm 141:5
Let a righteous man strike me—it is a kindness; let him rebuke me—it is oil for my head; let my head not refuse it. Yet my prayer is continually against their evil deeds.
- Psalm 31:21
Blessed be the Lord, for he has wondrously shown his steadfast love to me when I was in a besieged city.
- Psalm 36:7
How precious is your steadfast love, O God! The children of mankind take refuge in the shadow of your wings.
- Romans 11:22
Note then the kindness and the severity of God: severity toward those who have fallen, but God’s kindness to you, provided you continue in his kindness. Otherwise you too will be cut off.
- Romans 12:10
Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor.
- Romans 12:15
Rejoice with those who rejoice, weep with those who weep.
- Romans 13:10
Love does no wrong to a neighbor; therefore love is the fulfilling of the law.
- Romans 15:1
We who are strong have an obligation to bear with the failings of the weak, and not to please ourselves.
- Romans 15:2
Let each of us please his neighbor for his good, to build him up.
- Romans 15:5
May the God of endurance and encouragement grant you to live in such harmony with one another, in accord with Christ Jesus.
- Romans 2:4
Or do you presume on the riches of his kindness and forbearance and patience, not knowing that God’s kindness is meant to lead you to repentance?
- Romans 5:8
But God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
- Ruth 2:20
And Naomi said to her daughter-in-law, “May he be blessed by the Lord, whose kindness has not forsaken the living or the dead!” Naomi also said to her, “The man is a close relative of ours, one of our redeemers.”
- Ruth 3:10
And he said, “May you be blessed by the Lord, my daughter. You have made this last kindness greater than the first in that you have not gone after young men, whether poor or rich.”
- Titus 3:4
But when the goodness and loving kindness of God our Savior appeared.
- Zechariah 7:10
Do not oppress the widow, the fatherless, the sojourner, or the poor, and let none of you devise evil against another in your heart.
- Zechariah 7:9
Thus says the Lord of hosts, “Render true judgments, show kindness and mercy to one another.”