Bible Verses on True Friendship from Sirach

The Book of Sirach 6-07-2024, 20:06

Bible Verses on Friendship from Sirach

Bible Verses on True Friendship from Sirach| 

True Friendship-Sirach 6:5-17

A gentle word makes many friends, and a courteous tongue calls forth gracious replies. 


Let your friends be many, but your counselors be one in a thousand! 


 If you would gain a friend, begin by testing him, and do not put your confidence in him too quickly. 


For there is the friend who is such when it suits him, but he does not remain faithful in the time of your adversity. 


There is the friend who becomes an enemy, and, to your shame, makes your quarrel known to everyone. 


 There is the friend who shares your table, but does not remain faithful when things go against you. 


In times of prosperity he will be like your shadow, and he will give orders to your servants. 


But, if you are humiliated, he will turn against you and will avoid meeting you. 


Distance yourself from your enemies, and be careful about your friends. 


 The faithful friend is a secure refuge; whoever has found one has found a treasure. 


A faithful friend is beyond all price; hold him as priceless. 


 A faithful friend is a life-saving remedy, and those who fear the LORD will find one. 


 Whoever fears the LORD will make true friends, for, as a man is, such will his friend be.


Similar news
Sirach Chapter 51-Catholic Bible Reading Online

Sirach Chapter 51 - Catholic Bible Reading Online Dive into Sirach Chapter 51 from the Catholic Bible...

Learn more
Portuguese Bible Quotes HD-Wallpapers Proverbs 3:6 Download

Portuguese Bible Quotes HD-Wallpapers Proverbs 3:6 Download Proverbs 3:6 Portuguese Bible Quotes...

Learn more 0
Samson and Delilah

Samson and Delilah Judges 16:1-22 Bible Stories Judges 16:1 He also went into Gaza. And there he saw a...

Learn more
Join SPREAD JESUS to deepen your faith

THE HOLY BIBLE| Greetings-Wishes for Every Occasion| The Gospel According to Luke| The Gospel According to John| The Gospel According to Mark| The Gospel According to Matthew| The Book of Sirach| The Acts of the Apostles| The Book of Psalms| The Wisdom of Solomon| The Song of Songs of Solomon| The Book of Proverbs| The Book of Job| The Revelation to John| The Book of Ecclesiastes| Christian Prayers| Bible quotations| Mobile Wallpapers| Christmas Greetings| Biblical Definitions| Bible Stories| CATHOLIC SAINTS| Online Rosary| Catholic Church| Christian Devotional Songs| Christian Video Songs| Christian Songs Lyrics| Short stories| Facebook Covers| Chinese Bible quotes| Bengali Bible quotes| Dutch Bible quotes| French Bible quotes| Guajarati Bible quotes| Hindi Bible quotes| Hungarian Bible quotes| Indonesian Bible quotes| Italian Bible quotes| Japanese Bible quotes| Kannada Bible quotes| Korean Bible quotes| Malayalam Bible quotes| Marathi Bible quotes| Oriya Bible quotes| Portuguese Bible quotes| Punjabi Bible quotes| Russian Bible quotes| Spanish Bible quotes| Tamil Bible quotes| Telugu Bible quotes| Today's Gospel Reading| jokes| VIDEO QUOTES|