The Bible is the living word of God and gives Christians direction on all facets of life. When it comes to dating, it can be tough for Christians to not fall into the traps our society leads us to. It is important to have a clear view of what the Bible says on dating. Read through these Bible verses about dating with a pen and paper handy and jot down those areas that God speaks to you. Feel free to use this as a dating topical Bible study, a devotional, or a Sunday school lesson.
Bible Verses About Dating- Seek Love
1 Corinthians 13:4-7
Love is patient and kind; love does not envy or boast; it is not arrogant or rude. It does not insist on its own way; it is not irritable or resentful; it does not rejoice at wrongdoing, but rejoices with the truth. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things.
2 Timothy 2:22
So flee youthful passions and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.
Dating Scriptures- Relationships With Fellow Christians
2 Corinthians 6:14
Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers. For what partnership has righteousness with lawlessness? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?
2 Thessalonians 3:6
Now we command you, brothers, in the name of our Lord Jesus Christ, that you keep away from any brother who is walking in idleness and not in accord with the tradition that you received from us.
Dating Bible Verses- Sexual Purity
But sexual immorality and all impurity or covetousness must not even be named among you, as is proper among saints.
1 Corinthians 6:18
Flee from sexual immorality. Every other sin a person commits is outside the body, but the sexually immoral person sins against his own body.
Bible Verses on Dating: God has a Plan!
For I know the plans I have for you, declares the LORD, plans for welfare and not for evil, to give you a future and a hope.
Commit your work to the LORD, and your plans will be established.
Dating and the Bible- Seek Wisdom
If any of you lacks wisdom, let him ask God, who gives generously to all without reproach, and it will be given him.
By insolence comes nothing but strife,
but with those who take advice is wisdom.