Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
David also arose afterward, and went out of the cave, and cried after Saul, saying, My lord the king. And when Saul looked behind him, David stooped with his face to the earth, and bowed himself.
1 Samuel 20:41
When the lad was gone, David rose from the south side and fell on his face to the ground, and
bowed three times. And they kissed each other and wept together, but David wept the more.
1 Samuel 25:23
When Abigail saw David, she hurried and dismounted from her donkey, and fell on her face before David
and bowed herself to the ground.
fell on his face, and God talked with him, saying,
Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the Lord your God gives you.
Render to all what is due them: tax to whom tax is due; custom to whom custom; fear to whom fear; honor to whom honor.
1 Peter 2:17
Honor all people, love the brotherhood, fear God, honor the king.