Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Wherefore the LORD God of Israel saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.
I will honour
These must be on Aaron and his sons when they enter to the tent of meeting, or when they approach the altar to minister in the Holy Place, so that they bear no iniquity and die. It is to be a perpetual ordinance for him and for his descendants after him.
and wrap the sashes around Aaron and his sons and put headbands on them, and so the ministry of priesthood will belong to them by a perpetual ordinance. Thus you are to consecrate Aaron and his sons.
"Phinehas son of Eleazar, the son of Aaron the priest, has turned my anger away from the Israelites, when he manifested such zeal for my sake among them, so that I did not consume the Israelites in my zeal.
"So the trees said to the fig tree, 'You come and be our king!'
Whoever presents a thank-offering honors me. To whoever obeys my commands, I will reveal my power to deliver."
Honor the Lord from your wealth and from the first fruits of all your crops;
The sovereign master says, "These people say they are loyal to me; they say wonderful things about me, but they are not really loyal to me. Their worship consists of nothing but man-made ritual.
But at the end of the appointed time I, Nebuchadnezzar, looked up toward heaven, and my sanity returned to me. I extolled the Most High, and I praised and glorified the one who lives forever. For his authority is an everlasting authority, and his kingdom extends from one generation to the next.
"A son naturally honors his father and a slave respects his master. If I am your father, where is my honor? If I am your master, where is my respect? The Lord who rules over all asks you this, you priests who make light of my name! But you reply, 'How have we made light of your name?'
so that all people will honor the Son just as they honor the Father. The one who does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent him.
Jesus answered, "I am not possessed by a demon, but I honor my Father -- and yet you dishonor me.
When Judas had gone out, Jesus said, "Now the Son of Man is glorified, and God is glorified in him.
I glorified you on earth by completing the work you gave me to do.
I will honour
The Lord repaid me for my godly deeds; he rewarded my blameless behavior.
The Lord says, "Because he is devoted to me, I will deliver him; I will protect him because he is loyal to me.
How can you believe, if you accept praise from one another and don't seek the praise that comes from the only God?
If anyone wants to serve me, he must follow me, and where I am, my servant will be too. If anyone serves me, the Father will honor him.
1 Corinthians 4:5
So then, do not judge anything before the time. Wait until the Lord comes. He will bring to light the hidden things of darkness and reveal the motives of hearts. Then each will receive recognition from God.
1 Peter 1:7
Such trials show the proven character of your faith, which is much more valuable than gold -- gold that is tested by fire, even though it is passing away -- and will bring praise and glory and honor when Jesus Christ is revealed.
Esteem her highly and she will exalt you; she will honor you if you embrace her.
The Lord says to Edom, "I will certainly make you small among nations. I will make you despised by all humankind.