'Before God' in the Bible
And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless.
And it came to pass, that while he executed the priest's office before God in the order of his course,
to perform his customary duties as a priest before God, he drew the responsibility [that day] of entering the Temple of the Lord to burn the incense offering. [Note: This was done on a golden Altar in the Temple by a priest twice a day].
He will go before God in the spirit and power of Elijah. He will turn the hearts of fathers to their children and wrongdoers to the way of righteousness. This will make ready a people whose hearts have been directed to Jehovah (YHWH). (Malachi 3:1)
And the angel answering, said to him, I am Gabriel, who stand before God, and I have been sent to speak to thee, and to bring these glad tidings to thee;
And Jesus was increasing in wisdom and in years, and in grace before God and men.
Are not five sparrows sold for two farthings, and not one of them is forgotten before God?
"But I tell you, the Son of Man will acknowledge before God's angels everyone who acknowledges me before people.
But whoever denies me before people will be denied before God's angels.
And he said to them, Ye are they who justify themselves before men, but God knows your hearts; for what amongst men is highly thought of is an abomination before God.
And he said unto them, What things? And they said unto him, Concerning Jesus of Nazareth, which was a prophet mighty in deed and word before God and all the people:
They answered him, "The events involving Jesus of Nazareth, who was a prophet, mighty in what he said and did before God and all the people, and how our high priests and leaders handed him over to be condemned to death and had him crucified.