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Posted: 2016/04/29 in Biblical, Devotional, Discipleship, Easter
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If I speak in the tongues of mortals and of angels, but do not have love, I am a noisy gong or a clanging cymbal. And if I have prophetic powers, and understand all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have all faith, so as to remove mountains, but do not have love, I am nothing. If I give away all my possessions, and if I hand over my body so that I may boast, but do not have love, I gain nothing. Love is patient; love is kind; love is not envious or boastful or arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice in wrongdoing, but rejoices in the truth. It bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never ends. But as for prophecies, they will come to an end; as for tongues, they will cease; as for knowledge, it will come to an end. (1 Corinthians 13:1-8, NRSV)

Love is not self-seeking, or boastful, or envious.

Love never ends. There is no end to love. It will always be there and will always endure.

Prophecies will end.

Tongues will end.

Knowledge will end.

This world will end.

But these three remain:

Faith

Hope

Love

The greatest of these is love, and these will never end.

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