Inspirational Bible Verses About Friendship

Proverbs 22:24-25 (NKJV) 24 Make no friendship with an angry man, And with a furious man do not go, 25 Lest you learn his ways And set a snare for your soul.


Proverbs 13:20 (NKJV) 20 He who walks with wise men will be wise, But the companion of fools will be destroyed.


John 15:12 (NKJV) 12 This is My commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.


1 Corinthians 15:33 (NKJV) 33 Do not be deceived: "Evil company corrupts good habits."


Proverbs 17:17 (NKJV) 17 A friend loves at all times, And a brother is born for adversity.


Proverbs 27:17 (NKJV) 17 As iron sharpens iron, So a man sharpens the countenance of his friend.


1 Samuel 18:1-3 (NKJV) 18 Now when he had finished speaking to Saul, the soul of Jonathan was knit to the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul. 2 Saul took him that day, and would not let him go home to his father's house anymore. 3 Then Jonathan and David made a covenant, because he loved him as his own soul.


Job 2:11 (NKJV) 11 Now when Job's three friends heard of all this adversity that had come upon him, each one came from his own place-Eliphaz the Temanite, Bildad the Shuhite, and Zophar the Naamathite. For they had made an appointment together to come and mourn with him, and to comfort him.


2 Kings 2:2 (NKJV) 2 Then Elijah said to Elisha, "Stay here, please, for the Lord has sent me on to Bethel." But Elisha said, "As the Lord lives, and as your soul lives, I will not leave you!" So they went down to Bethel.


Proverbs 14:6-7 (NKJV) 6 A scoffer seeks wisdom and does not find it, But knowledge is easy to him who understands. 7 Go from the presence of a foolish man, When you do not perceive in him the lips of knowledge.


Luke 6:31 (NKJV) 31 And just as you want men to do to you, you also do to them likewise.


Proverbs 19:20 (NKJV) 20 Listen to counsel and receive instruction, That you may be wise in your latter days.