What Is Eros Love In The Bible? A Bible Study

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What is eros love that’s mentioned in the Bible? What Scriptures speak about it?  What is Eros Love? The Greeks had four words for the word love and one of those words was “eros” from which we get the English word “erotic” and it means a romantic or intimate love and typically involves the physical, sensual love found between a husband and a wife. Eros comes from the mythological Greek god Eros and was the god of love, the god of sexual desire, physical attraction, and physical love. E … [Read more...]

What Is The Opposite Of Love? A Bible Study

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What is the opposite of love? Is it hate? What does the Bible say about this?  What is Love? Love is a deep, abiding feeling that causes a person or persons to act upon another and is often done out of a selflessness and is not typically motivated by external forces. It could be described as a profoundly tender, passionate affection for another person and is sometimes a spectacular, indescribable, deep euphoric feeling for someone. It could be a person or a beloved pet. Many people have a … [Read more...]

What Is Philia Love In The Bible?

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What is brotherly love? What does the Bible say about this type of love?Brotherly Love Thayer’s Greek Lexicon transliterates the word love in Romans 12:10 “Love one another with brotherly affection. Outdo one another in showing honor” as “philadelphia” for which the “city of brotherly love” in Pennsylvania is called. The Quakers described this love (philia) as a kind, benevolent love that they themselves practiced. This is different from the “agapē” mentioned in Romans chapter 12 and in 1st … [Read more...]

What Is Brotherly Love In The Bible? A Bible Definition of Brotherly Love

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What does the Bible say about brother love? How do the Scriptures define it?  Who is my Brother? Jesus once told the Parable of the Good Samaritan when asked “Who is my brother?” In this parable Jesus (Luke 10:25-37) shows that it is basically anyone in need and not someone who is only a blood relative so brotherly love is shown to all men and women who need help at various times in their lives, just as we do from time to time. Just as the author of Hebrews says in 13:1 “Keep on lovin … [Read more...]

Can Couples Fall Out of Love?

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Is it possible for couples to fall out of love?  What is love?  If is a feeling or is it something that you display by your actions?Falling out of Love? I don’t love him anymore. She said that she fell out of love. She said that there was nothing else they could do but to divorce. What a tragedy. A marriage of 18 years disappears, just like that. All because this wife believed that she fell out of love. I have heard the term "I fell in love" or "I fell out of love" but it seems to me that t … [Read more...]

What Is Lust? How is this Different from Love or Infatuation?

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What is lust?  Is it love or just infatuation?  Can a husband or wife lust after one another and not be sin?  Is lust the same as adultery in the heart?What is Lust? Lust is like coveting after something or someone that is not yours…it is lusting after something or someone that is another’s and to which you have no right to.  I love what C. S. Lewis once wrote, and I paraphrase here; “I saw a plate of bacon and eggs and behold, I committed breakfast in my heart.”  His point is well taken.  L … [Read more...]


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