Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when he had brought them into his house, he set meat before them, and rejoiced, believing in God with all his house.
And Levi made a great banquet in his own house and there was a great company of publicans and of others that sat down at the table with them.
And he made haste and came down and received him joyfully.
Not because I desire a gift, but I desire fruit that may abound to your account.
1 Thessalonians 4:9
But as touching love among the brethren, ye need not that I write unto you, for ye yourselves have learned of God that ye are to show charity to one another.
For we have great joy and consolation in thy charity because the bowels of the saints have been refreshed by thee, brother.
My brethren, What shall it profit though someone says that they have faith and do not have works? Shall this type of faith be able to save them?
1 John 3:18
My little children, let us not love in word neither in tongue, but in deed and in truth.
And the keeper of the prison, awaking out of his sleep and seeing the prison doors open, he drew out his sword and would have killed himself, supposing that the prisoners had fled.
And they, continuing daily with one accord in the temple and breaking bread from house to house, they ate their food together with gladness and singleness of heart,
And when they were come up out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord caught away Philip, so that the eunuch saw him no more, and he went on his way rejoicing.
And in that day thou shalt say, O LORD, I will sing unto thee; though thou wast angry with me, thine anger is turned away, and thou hast comforted me.
For ye shall go out with joy, and be returned with peace: the mountains and the hills shall break forth before you into singing, and all the trees of the field shall clap their hands.
For the iniquity of his covetousness I was wroth and smote him: I hid my face and was wroth, and he went on rebelliously in the way of his heart.
Is it not to share thy bread with the hungry and that thou bring the poor that are cast out into thy house? when thou seest the naked, that thou cover him; and that thou not hide thyself from thy brother?
I will greatly rejoice in the LORD; my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he has clothed me with the garments of saving health; he has surrounded me with the robe of righteousness; as a bridegroom he has arrayed me, and as a bride made up of his jewels.
But the father said to his slaves, Bring forth the best robe and put it on him and put a ring on his hand and shoes on his feet
by whom we also have access by faith into this grace in which we stand and glory in hope of the glory of the sons of God.
And believing, the God of hope fills you with all joy and peace that ye may abound in hope by the virtue of the Holy Spirit.
But the fruit of the Spirit is this: Charity, joy, peace, tolerance, gentleness, goodness, faith,
Rejoice in the Lord always, and again I say, Rejoice.
1 Peter 1:6
In which ye greatly rejoice, though now for a season, if need be, ye are afflicted in diverse temptations,