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Love Suffers Long… – 1 Corinthians 13


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In the last two posts, I introduced 1 Corinthians 13 and talked about the personal nature of love.  Now I want to consider the description of love that is provided for us in this chapter.  Note that each of these points mentioned in verses 4 – 8 is an aspect of this love that we are expected to learn.  They are a package deal.  This “agape” type of love that we have been studying is being described from different perspectives.  Love encompasses it all.

Now let’s study the first aspect of love.

“Love suffers long…”  1 Corinthians 13:4a

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