1 Corinthians 13:1-6 ESV

The Way of Love

1 If I speak in the tongues of men and of angels, but have not love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal.

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      2 And if I have 1prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, 2so as to remove mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

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      3 3If I give away all I have, and 4if I deliver up my body to be burned,a but have not love, I gain nothing.

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        • ˜ 13:3 - Some manuscripts deliver up my body [to death] that I may boast
          4 5Love is patient and 6kind; love 7does not envy or boast; it 8is not arrogant

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          5 or rude. It 9does not insist on its own way; it 10is not irritable or resentful;b

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            • ™ 13:5 - Greek irritable and does not count up wrongdoing
              6 it 11does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but 12rejoices with the truth.

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