1 And it came to pass, when he had made an end of speaking to Saul, that the soul of Jonathan was knit with the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul. 2 And Saul took him that day, and would let him go no more home to his father's house. 3 Then Jonathan and David made a covenant, because he loved him as his own soul.
Bible verses about "friend" | Webster
28 A froward man soweth strife: and a whisperer separateth chief friends.
26 The righteous is more excellent than his neighbor: but the way of the wicked seduceth them.
11 He that loveth pureness of heart, for the grace of his lips the king shall be his friend.
6 Faithful are the wounds of a friend; but the kisses of an enemy are deceitful.
15 Moreover, if thy brother shall trespass against thee, go and tell him his fault between thee and him alone: if he shall hear thee, thou hast gained thy brother.
33 Be not deceived: Evil communications corrupt good manners.
12 This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you.
23 And the scripture was fulfilled, which saith, Abraham believed God, and it was imputed to him for righteousness: and he was called the Friend of God.
17 Iron sharpeneth iron; so a man sharpeneth the countenance of his friend.
9 Two are better than one; because they have a good reward for their labor. 10 For if they fall, the one will lift up his fellow: but woe to him that is alone when he falleth; for he hath not another to help him to rise. 11 Again, if two lie together, then they have heat: but how can one be warm alone? 12 And if one prevaileth against him, two shall withstand him; and a three-fold cord is not quickly broken.
9 Ointment and perfume rejoice the heart: so doth the sweetness of a man's friend by hearty counsel.
17 A friend loveth at all times, and a brother is born for adversity.
24 A man that hath friends must show himself friendly: and there is a friend that sticketh closer than a brother.
13 Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.