Thursday, December 15, 2011

Jesus is I Corinthians 13

I Corinthians 13:4-8

Love is patient:

Bearing or enduring pain, trouble, etc, without complaining, losing self-control, making a disturbance, etc.

Refusing to be provoked or angered, as by an insult; forbearing; tolerant.

Calmly tolerating delay, confusion, inefficiency, etc.;able to wait calmly.

Showing or characterized by patience; as a patient face.

Steady; diligent; persevering, as a worker.

(The Patience of Jesus)

Love is kind:

Sympathetic, friendly, gentle, tenderhearted, generous; etc.


Tender, affectionate, well-disposed, courteous.

Love does not envy:

Hatred, ill will,

Feeling of discontent and ill will because of another’s advantage, possessions, etc.,

Resentful dislike of another who has something desireable.

Desire for some advantage or possession belonging to another.

An object of envious feeling; as, he (or his fortune) was the envy of all.

Malice; malignity

Public odium; ill repute