Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he had a son, whose name was Saul, a choice young man, and a goodly: and there was not among the children of Israel a goodlier person than he: from his shoulders and upward he was higher than any of the people.
1 Samuel 16:7
But the Lord said to Samuel, “Do not look at his appearance or at the height of his stature, because I have rejected him; for
God sees not as man sees, for man looks at the outward appearance, but the Lord looks at the heart.”
that the sons of God saw that the daughters of men were
beautiful; and they took wives for themselves, whomever they chose.
2 Samuel 14:25
Now in all Israel was no one as handsome as Absalom, so highly praised;
from the sole of his foot to the crown of his head there was no defect in him.
Thus says the Lord, “
Let not a wise man boast of his wisdom, and let not the mighty man boast of his might, let not a rich man boast of his riches;
From his shoulders
1 Samuel 10:23
So they ran and took him from there, and when he stood among the people,
he was taller than any of the people from his shoulders upward.
1 Samuel 17:4
Then a champion came out from the armies of the Philistines named
Goliath, from Gath, whose height was six cubits and a span.
There also we saw the
Nephilim (the sons of Anak are part of the Nephilim); and we became like grasshoppers in our own sight, and so we were in their sight.”