100 Bible Verses about Male Female Friendship

Revelation 1:1 ESV / 1,245 helpful votes

The revelation of Jesus Christ, which God gave him to show to his servants the things that must soon take place. He made it known by sending his angel to his servant John,

Proverbs 27:17 ESV / 1,189 helpful votes

Iron sharpens iron, and one man sharpens another.

James 4:4 ESV / 995 helpful votes

You adulterous people! Do you not know that friendship with the world is enmity with God? Therefore whoever wishes to be a friend of the world makes himself an enemy of God.

John 15:13 ESV / 961 helpful votes

Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.

Proverbs 16:28 ESV / 917 helpful votes

A dishonest man spreads strife, and a whisperer separates close friends.

Romans 16:3 ESV / 898 helpful votes

Greet Prisca and Aquila, my fellow workers in Christ Jesus,

Proverbs 17:17 ESV / 898 helpful votes

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

1 Corinthians 15:33 ESV / 885 helpful votes

Do not be deceived: “Bad company ruins good morals.”

Proverbs 18:24 ESV / 812 helpful votes

A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.

Galatians 3:28 ESV / 809 helpful votes

There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave nor free, there is no male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.

Proverbs 17:9 ESV / 750 helpful votes

Whoever covers an offense seeks love, but he who repeats a matter separates close friends.

Ecclesiastes 4:9 ESV / 700 helpful votes

Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil.

Leviticus 27:5 ESV / 650 helpful votes

If the person is from five years old up to twenty years old, the valuation shall be for a male twenty shekels, and for a female ten shekels.

Leviticus 3:6 ESV / 649 helpful votes

“If his offering for a sacrifice of peace offering to the Lord is an animal from the flock, male or female, he shall offer it without blemish.

Psalm 133:1 ESV / 638 helpful votes

A Song of Ascents. Of David. Behold, how good and pleasant it is when brothers dwell in unity!

Job 6:14 ESV / 626 helpful votes

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

Proverbs 22:24-25 ESV / 611 helpful votes

Make no friendship with a man given to anger, nor go with a wrathful man, lest you learn his ways and entangle yourself in a snare.

Genesis 1:27 ESV / 552 helpful votes

So God created man in his own image, in the image of God he created him; male and female he created them.

Ecclesiastes 4:10 ESV / 551 helpful votes

For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow. But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not another to lift him up!

Proverbs 13:20 ESV / 535 helpful votes

Whoever walks with the wise becomes wise, but the companion of fools will suffer harm.

Proverbs 12:26 ESV / 521 helpful votes

One who is righteous is a guide to his neighbor, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.

John 3:16 ESV / 500 helpful votes

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

Job 2:11 ESV / 487 helpful votes

Now when Job's three friends heard of all this evil that had come upon him, they came each from his own place, Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite. They made an appointment together to come to show him sympathy and comfort him.

Matthew 19:4 ESV / 475 helpful votes

He answered, “Have you not read that he who created them from the beginning made them male and female,

Genesis 5:2 ESV / 475 helpful votes

Male and female he created them, and he blessed them and named them Man when they were created.

Mark 10:6 ESV / 474 helpful votes

But from the beginning of creation, ‘God made them male and female.’

1 Kings 11:16 ESV / 470 helpful votes

(for Joab and all Israel remained there six months, until he had cut off every male in Edom).

Deuteronomy 7:14 ESV / 470 helpful votes

You shall be blessed above all peoples. There shall not be male or female barren among you or among your livestock.

Deuteronomy 4:16 ESV / 470 helpful votes

Beware lest you act corruptly by making a carved image for yourselves, in the form of any figure, the likeness of male or female,

Numbers 5:3 ESV / 470 helpful votes

You shall put out both male and female, putting them outside the camp, that they may not defile their camp, in the midst of which I dwell.”

Leviticus 27:7 ESV / 470 helpful votes

And if the person is sixty years old or over, then the valuation for a male shall be fifteen shekels, and for a female ten shekels.

Leviticus 27:6 ESV / 470 helpful votes

If the person is from a month old up to five years old, the valuation shall be for a male five shekels of silver, and for a female the valuation shall be three shekels of silver.

Leviticus 27:4 ESV / 470 helpful votes

If the person is a female, the valuation shall be thirty shekels.

Leviticus 22:19 ESV / 470 helpful votes

If it is to be accepted for you it shall be a male without blemish, of the bulls or the sheep or the goats.

Leviticus 12:7 ESV / 470 helpful votes

And he shall offer it before the Lord and make atonement for her. Then she shall be clean from the flow of her blood. This is the law for her who bears a child, either male or female.

Leviticus 4:32 ESV / 470 helpful votes

“If he brings a lamb as his offering for a sin offering, he shall bring a female without blemish

Leviticus 4:23 ESV / 470 helpful votes

Or the sin which he has committed is made known to him, he shall bring as his offering a goat, a male without blemish,

Leviticus 3:1 ESV / 470 helpful votes

“If his offering is a sacrifice of peace offering, if he offers an animal from the herd, male or female, he shall offer it without blemish before the Lord.

Leviticus 1:10 ESV / 470 helpful votes

“If his gift for a burnt offering is from the flock, from the sheep or goats, he shall bring a male without blemish,

Exodus 34:19 ESV / 470 helpful votes

All that open the womb are mine, all your male livestock, the firstborn of cow and sheep.

Genesis 34:22 ESV / 470 helpful votes

Only on this condition will the men agree to dwell with us to become one people—when every male among us is circumcised as they are circumcised.

Genesis 34:15 ESV / 470 helpful votes

Only on this condition will we agree with you—that you will become as we are by every male among you being circumcised.

Genesis 7:16 ESV / 470 helpful votes

And those that entered, male and female of all flesh, went in as God had commanded him. And the Lord shut him in.

Genesis 7:9 ESV / 470 helpful votes

Two and two, male and female, went into the ark with Noah, as God had commanded Noah.

Genesis 7:3 ESV / 470 helpful votes

And seven pairs of the birds of the heavens also, male and female, to keep their offspring alive on the face of all the earth.

Genesis 7:2 ESV / 470 helpful votes

Take with you seven pairs of all clean animals, the male and his mate, and a pair of the animals that are not clean, the male and his mate,

Genesis 6:19 ESV / 470 helpful votes

And of every living thing of all flesh, you shall bring two of every sort into the ark to keep them alive with you. They shall be male and female.

Ecclesiastes 4:12 ESV / 436 helpful votes

And though a man might prevail against one who is alone, two will withstand him—a threefold cord is not quickly broken.

James 4:3 ESV / 423 helpful votes

You ask and do not receive, because you ask wrongly, to spend it on your passions.

Isaiah 41:10 ESV / 410 helpful votes

Fear not, for I am with you; be not dismayed, for I am your God; I will strengthen you, I will help you, I will uphold you with my righteous right hand.

James 2:26 ESV / 391 helpful votes

For as the body apart from the spirit is dead, so also faith apart from works is dead.

Psalm 68:6 ESV / 372 helpful votes

God settles the solitary in a home; he leads out the prisoners to prosperity, but the rebellious dwell in a parched land.

Galatians 2:20 ESV / 365 helpful votes

I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.

2 Kings 2:2 ESV / 352 helpful votes

And Elijah said to Elisha, “Please stay here, for the Lord has sent me as far as Bethel.” But Elisha said, “As the Lord lives, and as you yourself live, I will not leave you.” So they went down to Bethel.

Galatians 6:7 ESV / 339 helpful votes

Do not be deceived: God is not mocked, for whatever one sows, that will he also reap.

Philippians 4:13 ESV / 338 helpful votes

I can do all things through him who strengthens me.

Revelation 3:20 ESV / 337 helpful votes

Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me.

Colossians 3:23 ESV / 337 helpful votes

Whatever you do, work heartily, as for the Lord and not for men,

Galatians 5:22 ESV / 337 helpful votes

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,

John 14:6 ESV / 337 helpful votes

Jesus said to him, “I am the way, and the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.

John 1:1 ESV / 337 helpful votes

In the beginning was the Word, and the Word was with God, and the Word was God.

Genesis 1:1 ESV / 337 helpful votes

In the beginning, God created the heavens and the earth.

John 15:12 ESV / 318 helpful votes

“This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.

1 Thessalonians 5:11 ESV / 299 helpful votes

Therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing.

Proverbs 27:9 ESV / 290 helpful votes

Oil and perfume make the heart glad, and the sweetness of a friend comes from his earnest counsel.

John 3:16-17 ESV / 287 helpful votes

“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world, but in order that the world might be saved through him.

Proverbs 4:23 ESV / 284 helpful votes

Keep your heart with all vigilance, for from it flow the springs of life.

John 15:2 ESV / 277 helpful votes

Every branch in me that does not bear fruit he takes away, and every branch that does bear fruit he prunes, that it may bear more fruit.

John 14:27 ESV / 277 helpful votes

Peace I leave with you; my peace I give to you. Not as the world gives do I give to you. Let not your hearts be troubled, neither let them be afraid.

Psalm 23:4 ESV / 276 helpful votes

Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.

1 Peter 5:7 ESV / 274 helpful votes

Casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.

Romans 12:10 ESV / 252 helpful votes

Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor.

Proverbs 31:1-31 ESV / 248 helpful votes

The words of King Lemuel. An oracle that his mother taught him: What are you doing, my son? What are you doing, son of my womb? What are you doing, son of my vows? Do not give your strength to women, your ways to those who destroy kings. It is not for kings, O Lemuel, it is not for kings to drink wine, or for rulers to take strong drink, lest they drink and forget what has been decreed and pervert the rights of all the afflicted. ...

Proverbs 27:5-6 ESV / 234 helpful votes

Better is open rebuke than hidden love. Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses of an enemy.

John 15:15 ESV / 232 helpful votes

No longer do I call you servants, for the servant does not know what his master is doing; but I have called you friends, for all that I have heard from my Father I have made known to you.

Luke 2:23 ESV / 228 helpful votes

(as it is written in the Law of the Lord, “Every male who first opens the womb shall be called holy to the Lord”)

Deuteronomy 20:13 ESV / 227 helpful votes

And when the Lord your God gives it into your hand, you shall put all its males to the sword,

Numbers 31:17 ESV / 227 helpful votes

Now therefore, kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman who has known man by lying with him.

Luke 6:31 ESV / 222 helpful votes

And as you wish that others would do to you, do so to them.

Jeremiah 29:11 ESV / 222 helpful votes

For I know the plans I have for you, declares the Lord, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.

Philippians 4:8 ESV / 221 helpful votes

Finally, brothers, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is just, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is commendable, if there is any excellence, if there is anything worthy of praise, think about these things.

Psalm 118:24 ESV / 217 helpful votes

This is the day that the Lord has made; let us rejoice and be glad in it.

Matthew 6:34 ESV / 206 helpful votes

“Therefore do not be anxious about tomorrow, for tomorrow will be anxious for itself. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.

Psalm 46:10 ESV / 206 helpful votes

“Be still, and know that I am God. I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth!”

1 John 4:8 ESV / 202 helpful votes

Anyone who does not love does not know God, because God is love.

Colossians 3:13 ESV / 190 helpful votes

Bearing with one another and, if one has a complaint against another, forgiving each other; as the Lord has forgiven you, so you also must forgive.

Ruth 1:16-17 ESV / 190 helpful votes

But Ruth said, “Do not urge me to leave you or to return from following you. For where you go I will go, and where you lodge I will lodge. Your people shall be my people, and your God my God. Where you die I will die, and there will I be buried. May the Lord do so to me and more also if anything but death parts me from you.”

Hebrews 10:24-25 ESV / 189 helpful votes

And let us consider how to stir up one another to love and good works, not neglecting to meet together, as is the habit of some, but encouraging one another, and all the more as you see the Day drawing near.

Proverbs 27:10 ESV / 187 helpful votes

Do not forsake your friend and your father's friend, and do not go to your brother's house in the day of your calamity. Better is a neighbor who is near than a brother who is far away.

1 John 4:7 ESV / 176 helpful votes

Beloved, let us love one another, for love is from God, and whoever loves has been born of God and knows God.

Romans 5:8 ESV / 176 helpful votes

But God shows his love for us in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.

Micah 6:8 ESV / 176 helpful votes

He has told you, O man, what is good; and what does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?

Ecclesiastes 4:9-12 ESV / 176 helpful votes

Two are better than one, because they have a good reward for their toil. For if they fall, one will lift up his fellow. But woe to him who is alone when he falls and has not another to lift him up! Again, if two lie together, they keep warm, but how can one keep warm alone? And though a man might prevail against one who is alone, two will withstand him—a threefold cord is not quickly broken.

John 4:1-7:53 ESV / 152 helpful votes

Now when Jesus learned that the Pharisees had heard that Jesus was making and baptizing more disciples than John (although Jesus himself did not baptize, but only his disciples), he left Judea and departed again for Galilee. And he had to pass through Samaria. So he came to a town of Samaria called Sychar, near the field that Jacob had given to his son Joseph. ...

Proverbs 18:2 ESV / 152 helpful votes

A fool takes no pleasure in understanding, but only in expressing his opinion.

Proverbs 17:1-28 ESV / 152 helpful votes

Better is a dry morsel with quiet than a house full of feasting with strife. A servant who deals wisely will rule over a son who acts shamefully and will share the inheritance as one of the brothers. The crucible is for silver, and the furnace is for gold, and the Lord tests hearts. An evildoer listens to wicked lips, and a liar gives ear to a mischievous tongue. Whoever mocks the poor insults his Maker; he who is glad at calamity will not go unpunished. ...

Proverbs 17:1-19:29 ESV / 152 helpful votes

Better is a dry morsel with quiet than a house full of feasting with strife. A servant who deals wisely will rule over a son who acts shamefully and will share the inheritance as one of the brothers. The crucible is for silver, and the furnace is for gold, and the Lord tests hearts. An evildoer listens to wicked lips, and a liar gives ear to a mischievous tongue. Whoever mocks the poor insults his Maker; he who is glad at calamity will not go unpunished. ...

Proverbs 16:2 ESV / 152 helpful votes

All the ways of a man are pure in his own eyes, but the Lord weighs the spirit.

Job 6:1-14:22 ESV / 152 helpful votes

Then Job answered and said: “Oh that my vexation were weighed, and all my calamity laid in the balances! For then it would be heavier than the sand of the sea; therefore my words have been rash. For the arrows of the Almighty are in me; my spirit drinks their poison; the terrors of God are arrayed against me. Does the wild donkey bray when he has grass, or the ox low over his fodder? ...

Philippians 4:7 ESV / 149 helpful votes

And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

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