100 Bible Verses about God Loves Me

John 3:16 ESV / 1,668 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.

Romans 5:8 ESV / 1,506 helpful votes

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

Isaiah 41:10 ESV / 1,331 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.

1 John 4:16 ESV / 1,084 helpful votes

So we have come to know and to believe the love that God has for us. God is love, and whoever abides in love abides in God, and God abides in him.

Romans 8:35-39 ESV / 910 helpful votes

Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? Shall tribulation, or distress, or persecution, or famine, or nakedness, or danger, or sword? As it is written, “For your sake we are being killed all the day long; we are regarded as sheep to be slaughtered.” No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.

John 15:13 ESV / 748 helpful votes

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

Jeremiah 31:3 ESV / 701 helpful votes

The Lord appeared to him from far away. I have loved you with an everlasting love; therefore I have continued my faithfulness to you.

1 John 4:19 ESV / 688 helpful votes

We love because he first loved us.

Zephaniah 3:17 ESV / 675 helpful votes

The Lord your God is in your midst, a mighty one who will save; he will rejoice over you with gladness; he will quiet you by his love; he will exult over you with loud singing.

Ephesians 3:17-19 ESV / 640 helpful votes

So that Christ may dwell in your hearts through faith—that you, being rooted and grounded in love, may have strength to comprehend with all the saints what is the breadth and length and height and depth, and to know the love of Christ that surpasses knowledge, that you may be filled with all the fullness of God.

1 John 4:10 ESV / 611 helpful votes

In this is love, not that we have loved God but that he loved us and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins.

Psalm 147:3 ESV / 560 helpful votes

He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.

Psalm 118:6 ESV / 545 helpful votes

The Lord is on my side; I will not fear. What can man do to me?

Psalm 86:15 ESV / 539 helpful votes

But you, O Lord, are a God merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love and faithfulness.

Galatians 2:20 ESV / 480 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.

Psalm 103:8 ESV / 468 helpful votes

The Lord is merciful and gracious, slow to anger and abounding in steadfast love.

Romans 8:31 ESV / 448 helpful votes

What then shall we say to these things? If God is for us, who can be against us?

Psalm 136:26 ESV / 424 helpful votes

Give thanks to the God of heaven, for his steadfast love endures forever.

Ephesians 2:4-5 ESV / 421 helpful votes

But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which he loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ—by grace you have been saved—

1 John 3:1 ESV / 417 helpful votes

See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him.

Ephesians 2:8 ESV / 405 helpful votes

For by grace you have been saved through faith. And this is not your own doing; it is the gift of God,

Romans 8:37-39 ESV / 400 helpful votes

No, in all these things we are more than conquerors through him who loved us. For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Isaiah 43:4-5 ESV / 385 helpful votes

Because you are precious in my eyes, and honored, and I love you, I give men in return for you, peoples in exchange for your life. Fear not, for I am with you; I will bring your offspring from the east, and from the west I will gather you.

1 John 4:8 ESV / 362 helpful votes

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

Deuteronomy 7:9 ESV / 341 helpful votes

Know therefore that the Lord your God is God, the faithful God who keeps covenant and steadfast love with those who love him and keep his commandments, to a thousand generations,

1 Corinthians 13:13 ESV / 336 helpful votes

So now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; but the greatest of these is love.

Romans 5:3-5 ESV / 324 helpful votes

More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not put us to shame, because God's love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us.

Lamentations 3:22-23 ESV / 286 helpful votes

The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.

1 John 4:7-8 ESV / 275 helpful votes

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.

John 15:9 ESV / 274 helpful votes

As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Abide in my love.

Isaiah 53:5 ESV / 272 helpful votes

But he was wounded for our transgressions; he was crushed for our iniquities; upon him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and with his stripes we are healed.

1 Peter 5:6-7 ESV / 270 helpful votes

Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you, casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you.

Romans 10:13 ESV / 269 helpful votes

For “everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.”

Revelation 21:4 ESV / 267 helpful votes

He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning, nor crying, nor pain anymore, for the former things have passed away.”

Romans 8:38-39 ESV / 258 helpful votes

For I am sure that neither death nor life, nor angels nor rulers, nor things present nor things to come, nor powers, nor height nor depth, nor anything else in all creation, will be able to separate us from the love of God in Christ Jesus our Lord.

Romans 8:28 ESV / 256 helpful votes

And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.

1 John 4:7 ESV / 243 helpful votes

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

1 John 4:9-11 ESV / 236 helpful votes

In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him. In this is love, not that we have loved God but that he loved us and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins. Beloved, if God so loved us, we also ought to love one another.

Psalm 103:13 ESV / 232 helpful votes

As a father shows compassion to his children, so the Lord shows compassion to those who fear him.

Psalm 63:3 ESV / 223 helpful votes

Because your steadfast love is better than life, my lips will praise you.

Psalm 36:7 ESV / 222 helpful votes

How precious is your steadfast love, O God! The children of mankind take refuge in the shadow of your wings.

Jeremiah 29:11 ESV / 220 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.

John 14:6 ESV / 219 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 15:9-17 ESV / 218 helpful votes

As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father's commandments and abide in his love. These things I have spoken to you, that my joy may be in you, and that your joy may be full. “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you. Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends. ...

Isaiah 41:13 ESV / 201 helpful votes

For I, the Lord your God, hold your right hand; it is I who say to you, “Fear not, I am the one who helps you.”

Psalm 139:14 ESV / 188 helpful votes

I praise you, for I am fearfully and wonderfully made. Wonderful are your works; my soul knows it very well.

Isaiah 54:10 ESV / 186 helpful votes

For the mountains may depart and the hills be removed, but my steadfast love shall not depart from you, and my covenant of peace shall not be removed,” says the Lord, who has compassion on you.

1 John 3:16 ESV / 184 helpful votes

By this we know love, that he laid down his life for us, and we ought to lay down our lives for the brothers.

Psalm 62:8 ESV / 184 helpful votes

Trust in him at all times, O people; pour out your heart before him; God is a refuge for us. Selah

Isaiah 49:16 ESV / 179 helpful votes

Behold, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your walls are continually before me.

Ephesians 4:2 ESV / 178 helpful votes

With all humility and gentleness, with patience, bearing with one another in love,

John 3:16-17 ESV / 176 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.

1 Corinthians 13:1-13 ESV / 172 helpful votes

If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing. If I give away all I have, and if I deliver up my body to be burned, but have not love, I gain nothing. 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; ...

John 13:34-35 ESV / 172 helpful votes

A new commandment I give to you, that you love one another: just as I have loved you, you also are to love one another. By this all people will know that you are my disciples, if you have love for one another.”

Psalm 62:7 ESV / 165 helpful votes

On God rests my salvation and my glory; my mighty rock, my refuge is God.

Ephesians 5:25 ESV / 163 helpful votes

Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her,

Proverbs 8:17 ESV / 162 helpful votes

I love those who love me, and those who seek me diligently find me.

1 John 4:18 ESV / 161 helpful votes

There is no fear in love, but perfect love casts out fear. For fear has to do with punishment, and whoever fears has not been perfected in love.

1 John 4:9-10 ESV / 161 helpful votes

In this the love of God was made manifest among us, that God sent his only Son into the world, so that we might live through him. In this is love, not that we have loved God but that he loved us and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins.

Isaiah 43:4 ESV / 160 helpful votes

Because you are precious in my eyes, and honored, and I love you, I give men in return for you, peoples in exchange for your life.

1 Corinthians 13:4 ESV / 159 helpful votes

Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant

Romans 6:23 ESV / 155 helpful votes

For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.

1 Peter 4:8 ESV / 153 helpful votes

Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins.

Colossians 3:14 ESV / 152 helpful votes

And above all these put on love, which binds everything together in perfect harmony.

John 10:9-11 ESV / 152 helpful votes

I am the door. If anyone enters by me, he will be saved and will go in and out and find pasture. The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly. I am the good shepherd. The good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.

Hebrews 12:6 ESV / 138 helpful votes

For the Lord disciplines the one he loves, and chastises every son whom he receives.”

Matthew 11:28-30 ESV / 132 helpful votes

Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy, and my burden is light.”

John 1:12 ESV / 131 helpful votes

But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God,

2 Peter 3:9 ESV / 127 helpful votes

The Lord is not slow to fulfill his promise as some count slowness, but is patient toward you, not wishing that any should perish, but that all should reach repentance.

Psalm 27:1-14 ESV / 125 helpful votes

Of David. The Lord is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life; of whom shall I be afraid? When evildoers assail me to eat up my flesh, my adversaries and foes, it is they who stumble and fall. Though an army encamp against me, my heart shall not fear; though war arise against me, yet I will be confident. One thing have I asked of the Lord, that will I seek after: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to gaze upon the beauty of the Lord and to inquire in his temple. For he will hide me in his shelter in the day of trouble; he will conceal me under the cover of his tent; he will lift me high upon a rock. ...

Proverbs 10:12 ESV / 124 helpful votes

Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all offenses.

Hebrews 13:5 ESV / 122 helpful votes

Keep your life free from love of money, and be content with what you have, for he has said, “I will never leave you nor forsake you.”

2 Corinthians 5:21 ESV / 120 helpful votes

For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.

Romans 5:2-5 ESV / 120 helpful votes

Through him we have also obtained access by faith into this grace in which we stand, and we rejoice in hope of the glory of God. More than that, we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not put us to shame, because God's love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us.

Matthew 11:29 ESV / 114 helpful votes

Take my yoke upon you, and learn from me, for I am gentle and lowly in heart, and you will find rest for your souls.

Proverbs 17:17 ESV / 114 helpful votes

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

1 Corinthians 13:4-8 ESV / 113 helpful votes

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. Love never ends. As for prophecies, they will pass away; as for tongues, they will cease; as for knowledge, it will pass away.

Romans 13:8 ESV / 113 helpful votes

Owe no one anything, except to love each other, for the one who loves another has fulfilled the law.

Matthew 22:37-39 ESV / 105 helpful votes

And he said to him, “You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. This is the great and first commandment. And a second is like it: You shall love your neighbor as yourself.

Romans 10:9-10 ESV / 104 helpful votes

Because, if you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For with the heart one believes and is justified, and with the mouth one confesses and is saved.

John 15:9-10 ESV / 98 helpful votes

As the Father has loved me, so have I loved you. Abide in my love. If you keep my commandments, you will abide in my love, just as I have kept my Father's commandments and abide in his love.

Ephesians 5:2 ESV / 97 helpful votes

And walk in love, as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us, a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.

1 Corinthians 16:14 ESV / 97 helpful votes

Let all that you do be done in love.

John 14:15 ESV / 94 helpful votes

“If you love me, you will keep my commandments.

Proverbs 3:3-4 ESV / 93 helpful votes

Let not steadfast love and faithfulness forsake you; bind them around your neck; write them on the tablet of your heart. So you will find favor and good success in the sight of God and man.

1 Corinthians 13:8 ESV / 92 helpful votes

Love never ends. As for prophecies, they will pass away; as for tongues, they will cease; as for knowledge, it will pass away.

1 Corinthians 13:2 ESV / 90 helpful votes

And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

John 15:12 ESV / 89 helpful votes

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

John 3:36 ESV / 86 helpful votes

Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life; whoever does not obey the Son shall not see life, but the wrath of God remains on him.

Acts 4:12 ESV / 85 helpful votes

And there is salvation in no one else, for there is no other name under heaven given among men by which we must be saved.”

1 Corinthians 13:4-7 ESV / 81 helpful votes

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.

Psalm 109:26 ESV / 79 helpful votes

Help me, O Lord my God! Save me according to your steadfast love!

Isaiah 53:6 ESV / 78 helpful votes

All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned—every one—to his own way; and the Lord has laid on him the iniquity of us all.

Psalm 103:2-5 ESV / 78 helpful votes

Bless the Lord, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits, who forgives all your iniquity, who heals all your diseases, who redeems your life from the pit, who crowns you with steadfast love and mercy, who satisfies you with good so that your youth is renewed like the eagle's.

2 Thessalonians 3:5 ESV / 77 helpful votes

May the Lord direct your hearts to the love of God and to the steadfastness of Christ.

Matthew 28:20 ESV / 77 helpful votes

Teaching them to observe all that I have commanded you. And behold, I am with you always, to the end of the age.”

1 John 3:1-3 ESV / 76 helpful votes

See what kind of love the Father has given to us, that we should be called children of God; and so we are. The reason why the world does not know us is that it did not know him. Beloved, we are God's children now, and what we will be has not yet appeared; but we know that when he appears we shall be like him, because we shall see him as he is. And everyone who thus hopes in him purifies himself as he is pure.

Psalm 86:5 ESV / 76 helpful votes

For you, O Lord, are good and forgiving, abounding in steadfast love to all who call upon you.

Romans 12:9 ESV / 75 helpful votes

Let love be genuine. Abhor what is evil; hold fast to what is good.

1 John 4:12 ESV / 72 helpful votes

No one has ever seen God; if we love one another, God abides in us and his love is perfected in us.

Suggest a Verse

Enter a Verse Reference (e.g., John 3:16-17)


Visit the Bible online to search for words if you don’t know the specific passage your’re looking for.