1 Corinthians 13:1-13 The verb “love” has many uses and definitions. Love is patient and kind. Love does not envy, is not proud. Love does not act unseemly. Love is not selfish. Love is not easily provoked. Love does not revel in sin. Love does not gossip. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things, endures all things. Love never fails. What lives on is faith, hope and love. The greatest of these is LOVE.