Where would we be without our friends? In tribute to our friends and all godly friendship, here are the world’s best 15 Bible verses about friends.
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.
A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
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.
One who is righteous is a guide to his neighbor, but the way of the wicked leads them astray.
Faithful are the wounds of a friend; profuse are the kisses of an enemy.
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.
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.
Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.
Oil and perfume make the heart glad, and the sweetness of a friend comes from his earnest counsel.
As soon as he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul. And Saul took him that day and would not let him return to his father’s house. Then Jonathan made a covenant with David, because he loved him as his own soul.
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.
And the Scripture was fulfilled that says, “Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him as righteousness”—and he was called a friend of God.
Do not be deceived: “Bad company ruins good morals.
Iron sharpens iron, and one man sharpens another.
A friend loves at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
It seems the older we get, the more valuable our friends are, so if you have a friend, please share these world’s best 15 Bible verses about friends with them.