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Bible Verses about Gentleness

This time we present a list of Biblical Verses on Kindness. Ideal for bible studies on being kind, these examples from the bible will help you treat your neighbor.

Bible Verses on Kindness

Philippians 4:5 | NIV

Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near.

Colossians 3:12 | NIV

Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.

Proverbs 15:1 | NIV

A gentle answer turns away wrath,
but a harsh word stirs up anger.

Biblical quotes about good treatment

Colossians 4:5-6 | NIV

Be wise in the way you act toward outsiders; make the most of every opportunity. Let your conversation be always full of grace, seasoned with salt, so that you may know how to answer everyone.

Proverbs 16:24 | NIV

Gracious words are a honeycomb,
sweet to the soul and healing to the bones.

Galatians 5:22-23 | NIV

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.

Leviticus 19:17-18 | NIV

Do not hate a fellow Israelite in your heart. Rebuke your neighbor frankly so you will not share in their guilt. Do not seek revenge or bear a grudge against anyone among your people, but love your neighbor as yourself. I am the Lord.

Kindness in the bible

Romans 14:13 | NIV

Therefore let us stop passing judgment on one another. Instead, make up your mind not to put any stumbling block or obstacle in the way of a brother or sister.

Galatians 6:10 | NIV

Therefore, as we have opportunity, let us do good to all people, especially to those who belong to the family of believers.

Hebrews 13:1-2 | NIV

Keep on loving one another as brothers and sisters. Do not forget to show hospitality to strangers, for by so doing some people have shown hospitality to angels without knowing it.

Zechariah 7:9-10 | NIV

This is what the Lord Almighty said: ‘Administer true justice; show mercy and compassion to one another. Do not oppress the widow or the fatherless, the foreigner or the poor. Do not plot evil against each other.’

John 13:20 | NIV

Very truly I tell you, whoever accepts anyone I send accepts me; and whoever accepts me accepts the one who sent me.

Much of these examples come from personages in the bible who were kind and inspired by the Holy Spirit to be written. If these biblical texts have been a blessing, help us by sharing on your social networks and together we bring the word of God into their lives.