Topical Index of Scriptures

Edify one another

Encourage and build each other up in the faith


"... edify one another, just as you also are doing." 1 Thessalonians 5:11

"All things are lawful for me, but not all things are helpful; all things are lawful for me, but not all things edify. Let no one seek his own, but each one the other’s well-being." 1 Corinthians 10:23-24

"Let all things be done for edification." 1 Corinthians 14:26

"...let us pursue the things which make for peace and the things by which one may edify another." Romans 14:19

"Let no corrupt word proceed out of your mouth, but what is good for necessary edification, that it may impart grace to the hearers." Ephesians 4:29

"...remain in Ephesus that you may charge some that they teach no other doctrine, nor give heed to fables and endless genealogies, which cause disputes rather than godly edification which is in faith. Now the purpose of the commandment is love from a pure heart, from a good conscience, and from sincere faith, rom which some, having strayed, have turned aside to idle talk...." 1 Timothy 1:3-6

"We then who are strong ought to bear with the scruples of the weak, and not to please ourselves. Let each of us please his neighbor for his good, leading to edification. For even Christ did not please Himself; but as it is written, 'The reproaches of those who reproached You fell on Me.'” Romans 15:1-3

"...even if I should boast somewhat more about our authority, which the Lord gave us for edification and not for your destruction, I shall not be ashamed..." 2 Corinthians 10:8

"... we do all things, beloved, for your edification." 2 Corinthians 12:19