1 Corinthians 13 NRS

1 If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal.
2 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 do not have love, I am nothing.
3 If I give away all my possessions, and if I hand over my body so that I may boast, a but do not have love, I gain nothing.

References for 1 Corinthians 13:3

    • ¡ 13:3 - Other ancient authorities read [body to be burned]
      4 Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant
      5 or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful;
      6 it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth.
      7 It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
      8 Love never ends. But as for prophecies, they will come to an end; as for tongues, they will cease; as for knowledge, it will come to an end.
      9 For we know only in part, and we prophesy only in part;
      10 but when the complete comes, the partial will come to an end.
      11 When I was a child, I spoke like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child; when I became an adult, I put an end to childish ways.
      12 For now we see in a mirror, dimly, b but then we will see face to face. Now I know only in part; then I will know fully, even as I have been fully known.

      References for 1 Corinthians 13:12

        • ¢ 13:12 - Gk [in a riddle]
          13 And now faith, hope, and love abide, these three; and the greatest of these is love.