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Love in the Bible

Different Types of Love in the Scriptures


Explore four different types of love in the Bible and look up Scriptures that speak of divine love, brotherly love, family love and romantic love in the Bible. Discover what love really means, and how you can follow Jesus Christ's command to "love one another."

What is Eros?

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The Greek word for sensual love is eros. How does eros apply to Christians today? Find the book portraying eros love in the Bible and learn the only circumstance under which God approves of eros.

What is Storge?

Storge is a term for love in the Bible you may not be familiar with. Even though this Greek word for family love is not specifically found in Scripture, examples of it are seen throughout the Bible.

What is Philia?

Philia is the type of love in the Bible that most Christians practice toward each other. See how this Greek word for brotherly love is used in its scriptural context.

What is Agape?

Agape is the highest of the four types of love in the Bible. Jesus Christ showed this kind of divine love to his Father and to all humanity. Grasp what agape love truly means.

Bible Verses About Love

This collection of verses about love in the Bible will show you God's true feeling toward you. Sample Scriptures about friendship, romantic love, and God's amazing love for you.

How to Love Like Jesus

All of us want to love like Jesus. We want to be generous, forgiving, and compassionate enough to love people unconditionally. But no matter how hard we try, somehow we fall short. Our humanness gets in the way. Learn the secret to loving like Jesus by abiding in him.

Find Love That Changes Everything

Can you find love on the Internet? Millions of people believe you can. They want to click a mouse and discover lifelong bliss. In the real world, however, it’s not that easy to find love, unless we turn to someplace unexpected: God. When you find love from God, you find pure, unconditional, indestructible, eternal love.

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