Bible Summary. Love as described in the Bible is “agape love”. This is a love that asks for nothing in return. “agape love” is best defined as unmerited favor. This love is unconditional love. The Bible listing below of “The Ten Ways to Love” provides us scriptures about the different facets of love that are without conditions. See below for a Bible listing of “The Ten Ways to Love”.
1. Listen Without Interrupting.
Proverbs 18:24 “A man that hath friends must shew himself friendly: and there is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother.”
2. Speak Without Accusing.
James 1:19 “Wherefore, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath:”
3. Give Without Sparing.
Proverbs 21:26 “He coveteth greedily all the day long: but the righteous giveth and spareth not.”
4. Pray Without Ceasing.
Colossians 1:9 “For this cause we also, since the day we heard it, do not cease to pray for you, and to desire that ye might be filled with the knowledge of his will in all wisdom and spiritual understanding;”
5. Answer Without Arguing.
Proverbs 17:1 “Better is a dry morsel, and quietness therewith, than an house full of sacrifices with strife.”
6. Share Without Pretending.
Ephesians 4:15 “But speaking the truth in love, may grow up into him in all things, which is the head, even Christ:”
7. Enjoy Without Complaint.
Philippians 2:14 “Do all things without murmurings and disputings:”
8. Trust Without Wavering.
1st Corinthians 13:7 “Beareth all things, believeth all things, hopeth all things, endureth all things.”
9. Forgive Without Punishment.
Colossians 3:13 “Forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any man have a quarrel against any: even as Christ forgave you, so also do ye.”
10. Promise Without Forgetting.
Proverbs 13:2 “A man shall eat good by the fruit of his mouth: but the soul of the transgressors shall eat violence.”