Love not the world, neither the things that are in the world. If any man love the world, the love of the Father is not in him.
If you were of the world, the world would love his own: but because you are not of the world, but I have chosen you out of the world, therefore the world hates you.
In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.
I in them, and you in me, that they may be made perfect in one; and that the world may know that you have sent me, and have loved them, as you have loved me.
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
Now before the feast of the passover, when Jesus knew that his hour was come that he should depart out of this world to the Father, having loved his own which were in the world, he loved them to the end.
Behold, what manner of love the Father has bestowed on us, that we should be called the sons of God: therefore the world knows us not, because it knew him not.
Listen, my beloved brothers, Has not God chosen the poor of this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he has promised to them that love him?
But whoever has this world' good, and sees his brother have need, and shuts up his bowels of compassion from him, how dwells the love of God in him?
He that loves not knows not God; for God is love.
Herein is our love made perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because as he is, so are we in this world.
And we have known and believed the love that God has to us. God is love; and he that dwells in love dwells in God, and God in him.
For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.
Father, I will that they also, whom you have given me, be with me where I am; that they may behold my glory, which you have given me: for you loved me before the foundation of the world.
Beloved, let us love one another: for love is of God; and every one that loves is born of God, and knows God.
And this commandment have we from him, That he who loves God love his brother also.
According as he has chosen us in him before the foundation of the world, that we should be holy and without blame before him in love:
And this is the condemnation, that light is come into the world, and men loved darkness rather than light, because their deeds were evil.
By this we know that we love the children of God, when we love God, and keep his commandments.
If a man say, I love God, and hates his brother, he is a liar: for he that loves not his brother whom he has seen, how can he love God whom he has not seen?
But God, who is rich in mercy, for his great love with which he loved us,
Where is the wise? where is the scribe? where is the disputer of this world? has not God made foolish the wisdom of this world?
Herein is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son to be the propitiation for our sins.
God forbid: for then how shall God judge the world?
He that loves his life shall lose it; and he that hates his life in this world shall keep it to life eternal.
But that the world may know that I love the Father; and as the Father gave me commandment, even so I do. Arise, let us go hence.
You adulterers and adulteresses, know you not that the friendship of the world is enmity with God? whoever therefore will be a friend of the world is the enemy of God.
Why? because I love you not? God knows.
But I know you, that you have not the love of God in you.
For whatever is born of God overcomes the world: and this is the victory that overcomes the world, even our faith.
Beloved, if God so loved us, we ought also to love one another.
Known to God are all his works from the beginning of the world.
For Demas has forsaken me, having loved this present world, and is departed to Thessalonica; Crescens to Galatia, Titus to Dalmatia.
But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified to me, and I to the world.
No man has seen God at any time. If we love one another, God dwells in us, and his love is perfected in us.
For the Father himself loves you, because you have loved me, and have believed that I came out from God.
He was in the world, and the world was made by him, and the world knew him not.
But God has chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise; and God has chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty;
Who is he that overcomes the world, but he that believes that Jesus is the Son of God?
You are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world.
And we know that we are of God, and the whole world lies in wickedness.
They are of the world: therefore speak they of the world, and the world hears them.
They are not of the world, even as I am not of the world.
I have given them your word; and the world has hated them, because they are not of the world, even as I am not of the world.
But if any man love God, the same is known of him.
As long as I am in the world, I am the light of the world.
And he said to them, You are from beneath; I am from above: you are of this world; I am not of this world.
Say you of him, whom the Father has sanctified, and sent into the world, You blaspheme; because I said, I am the Son of God?
And the world passes away, and the lust thereof: but he that does the will of God stays for ever.
And have tasted the good word of God, and the powers of the world to come,