We read stories about love, we view films about love, we listen to songs about love, we text others about our love, we post our love on Facebook. Most of us have experienced love in some way. Some of us have looked for love in the wrong places.
But many of us, I’m sure, have not thought seriously about how the Bible contains some of the best love stories ever told!
To help us learn more about these scriptural love stories, Allan—a husband, father, teacher and academic dean of evangelization for the diocese of Paterson, New Jersey— delved into the Bible and identified for us:
“These people often lived heroically,” says Allan, and “other times they failed miserably at loving God the way God intended.” Just like us.
Allan reveals that the Scriptures contain genuine, heartfelt love stories, among them stories:
The Bible’s Best Love Stories is an ideal gift for anyone you love or have loved or who has shown love to you.
The book also can be a great source of inspiration for your small faith group, spiritual book club or Bible study group. It is a perfect volume to give and read during this Valentine’s Day period when love abounds.
Which love story in the Bible do you think is best?