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Passage Lookup: 1 Corinthians 13

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1 Corinthians 13:1
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If I speak in the tongues[a](a) of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal.
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1 Corinthians 13:2
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If I have the gift of prophecy(b) and can fathom all mysteries(c) and all knowledge,(d) and if I have a faith(e) that can move mountains,(f) but do not have love, I am nothing.
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1 Corinthians 13:3
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If I give all I possess to the poor(g) and give over my body to hardship that I may boast,[b](h) but do not have love, I gain nothing.
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1 Corinthians 13:4
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Love is patient,(i) love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.(j)
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1 Corinthians 13:5
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It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking,(k) it is not easily angered,(l) it keeps no record of wrongs.(m)
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1 Corinthians 13:6
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Love does not delight in evil(n) but rejoices with the truth.(o)
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1 Corinthians 13:7
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It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.(p)
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1 Corinthians 13:8
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Love never fails. But where there are prophecies,(q) they will cease; where there are tongues,(r) they will be stilled; where there is knowledge, it will pass away.
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1 Corinthians 13:9
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For we know in part(s) and we prophesy in part,
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1 Corinthians 13:10
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but when completeness comes,(t) what is in part disappears.
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1 Corinthians 13:11
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When I was a child, I talked like a child, I thought like a child, I reasoned like a child. When I became a man, I put the ways of childhood(u) behind me.
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1 Corinthians 13:12
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For now we see only a reflection as in a mirror;(v) then we shall see face to face.(w) Now I know in part; then I shall know fully, even as I am fully known.(x)
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1 Corinthians 13:13
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And now these three remain: faith, hope and love.(y) But the greatest of these is love.(z)
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