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Love… thinks no evil… – 1 Corinthians 13


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The last phrase used in verse 5 of 1 Corinthians 13 is “…thinks no evil.”  This describes an aspect that is NOT a part of love.

“does not behave rudely, does not seek its own, is not provoked, thinks no evil;  1 Corinthians 13:5 (emphasis mine)  NKJV

On first glance this seems obvious.  Of course we are to think no evil.  But, there is much more to this phrase and its context to consider.  The significance of what this is teaching us speaks directly to a real problem we have with our relationships.

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