Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Corinthians 13:4 in English Standard Version "Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant" Pr 10:12 Hatred stirs up strife, but love covers all offenses. Pr 17:9 Whoever covers an offense seeks love, but he who repeats a matter separates close friends. Ac 7:9 “And the patriarchs, jealous of Joseph, sold him into Egypt; but God was with him 1Co 4:6 I have applied all these things to myself and Apollos for your benefit, brothers, that you may learn by us not to go beyond what is written, that none of you may be puffed up in favor of one against another. 2Co 6:6 by purity, knowledge, patience, kindness, the Holy Spirit, genuine love; Ga 5:22 But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, Eph 4:32 Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you. Col 3:12 Put on then, as God’s chosen ones, holy and beloved, compassionate hearts, kindness, humility, meekness, and patience, 1Th 5:14 And we urge you, brothers, admonish the idle, encourage the fainthearted, help the weak, be patient with them all. 2Ti 2:10 Therefore I endure everything for the sake of the elect, that they also may obtain the salvation that is in Christ Jesus with eternal glory. 1Pe 4:8 Above all, keep loving one another earnestly, since love covers a multitude of sins.