1 John 3:16 - "For God so Loved the world that he gave his one and only Son that who ever believes in him should not perish but have everlasting life."
The bible leaving out how many verses people believe there are, different depending on each version. The most accepted answer is 31,240 verses. So, this verse is the entire Bible leaving out 31,239 verses. - MaxAurelius
One of my favorite verses. - tropicaljay
The Christian faith in a nutshell.
Of course this was going to be no. 1. I'm surprised though it only has 16% of the votes. I was expecting at least 40%.
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2 Philippians 4:16 - "I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me."
Trust in The Lord
3 1 John 4:8 - "Whoever does not Love does not know God, because God is Love."
It means in today's world no one knows God. - Artlover
4 1 John 4:10 - "This is Love: not that we Loved God, but that he Loved us and sent his Son as an atoning sacrifice for our sins."
5 Mathew 5:44 - "But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you and spitefully use you."
6 Ephesians 4:32 - "Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving each other, just as God in Christ has also forgiven you."
This says it all, doesn't it?
I rather like this list, RyanT333 : ) - Britgirl
7 John 13:34 - "A new command I give you: Love one another. As I have Loved you, so you must Love one another."
8 John 15:18 - "If the world hates you, keep in mind that it hated me first."
9 Romans 5:8 - "But God demonstrates his own Love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us."
Interpretation: while God gave us love and sin, Christ died because of God so that God could get rid of sin, that he created. - ARandomPerson
10 John 10:10 - "The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy; I have come that they may have life, and have it to the full."
11 Jeremiah 29:11 - "For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you hope and a future."
I love this one and have always loved it. It makes me feel like I have meaning in life.
One of my favorites. - MaxAurelius
He has a plan
12 Psalm 27:1 - "The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? The LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?"
I love this verse. I always turn to this when I'm afraid and it always works. I think God planned this verse to give comfort to people like me who get scared a lot.
13 Romans 8:28 - "And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose."
Story of my life
14 Revelation 22:21 - "The grace of the Lord Jesus be with God's people. Amen."
My favorite verse, and the closing of the Bible. Revelation 22:21 says it all. It sums up the 31,240 verses. It is essentially God's secondary message. (Primary being John 3:16.) - MaxAurelius
15 1 Corinthians 13:8 - "Love never fails."
16 St. Matthew 28 - "Go out and preach to all the nations, and Baptize in the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit."
My favourite Biblical verse, because it mentions all 3 Persons of the Holy Trinity.
17 Psalm 23:1 - "The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want."
18 Joshua 1:9 - "Be strong and courageous. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged, for the LORD your God will be with you wherever you go."
19 Luke 23:43 - "Today you will be with me in paradise."
20 1 Timothy 2:12 - "I permit no woman to teach or to have authority over a man; She is to keep silent."
21 Romans 10:13 - "Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved."
22 St. Luke 1:48 - "For behold, from this day, henceforth, all generations shall call me Blessed."
23 Galatians 2:20 - "I have been crucified with Christ and I no longer live, but Christ lives in me. The life I now live in the body, I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me."
I'm pretty sure you wouldn't want to be with a Asian. SUPRISE, CRIST WAS A ASIAN. - ARandomPerson
24 Isaiah 49:16 - "See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your walls are ever before me."
25 Ephesians 3:16 - "That he would grant you, according to the riches of his glory, to be strengthened with might by his Spirit in the inner man."
26 Matthew 5:44 - "But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which spitefully use you, and persecute you."
27 Proverbs 20:27 - "The human spirit is the lamp of the LORD that sheds light on one's inmost being."
28 Psalm 121:2 - "My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth."
29 1 Corinthians 13:4 - "Love is patient and kind. Love knows neither envy nor jealousy. Love is not forward and self-assertive, nor boastful and conceited."
30 1 John 4:18 - "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."
31 Ecclesiastes 7:15 - "In this meaningless life of mine I have seen both of these: the righteous perishing in their righteousness, and the wicked living long in their wickedness."
32 1 Corinthians 10:13 - "No temptation has overtaken you except what is common to mankind. And God is faithful; he will not let you be tempted beyond what you can bear. But when you are tempted, he will also provide a way out so that you can endure it."
33 2 Corinthians 4:16 - "Therefore we do not lose heart. Though outwardly we are wasting away, yet inwardly we are being renewed day by day."
34 1 Corinthians 3:16 - "Don't you know that you yourselves are God's temple and that God's Spirit dwells in your midst?"
35 2 Corinthians 3:17 - "For the Lord is the Spirit, and wherever the Spirit of the Lord is, there is freedom."
36 2 Corinthians 12:9 - "My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness."
37 Revelation 19:11 - "Now I saw heaven opened, and behold, a white horse. And He who sat on him was called Faithful and True, and in righteousness He judges and makes war."
38 1 Corinthians 15:44 - "It is sown a natural body, it is raised a spiritual body. If there is a natural body, there is also a spiritual body."
39 1 John 1:9 - "If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins, and to cleanse us from all unrighteousness."
40 John 14:12 - "I tell you the truth, anyone who believes in me will do the same works I have done, and even greater works, because I am going to be with the Father."
41 Hebrews 13:5 - Keep your lives free from the love of money and be thankful for what you have, because God has said, "Never will I leave you; never will I forsake you."
42 Psalm 137:9 - "Happy shall they be who take your little ones and dash them against the rock."
43 1 Peter 2:18 - "Slaves, accept the authority of your masters with all deference, not only those who are kind and gentle but also those who are harsh. For it is to your credit if, being aware of God, you endure pain while suffering unjustly."
44 Ezekiel 9:5 - "Then I heard the LORD say to the other men, "Follow him through the city and kill everyone whose forehead is not marked. Show no mercy; have no pity!"
45 Romans 6:23 - "For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord."
46 Hebrews 11:1 - "Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen."
47 Proverbs 17:27 - "A wise man speaks few words."
48 Matthew 16:25 - "For whoever would save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for my sake will find it."
49 Psalm 19:1 - "The heavens declare the glory of God; the skies proclaim the work of his hands."
50 Luke 18:27 - "What is impossible with man is possible with God."