Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And when Phinehas the priest, and the princes of the congregation and heads of the thousands of Israel which were with him, heard the words that the children of Reuben and the children of Gad and the children of Manasseh spake, it pleased them.
It pleased them
And the thing pleased the sons of Israel; and the sons of Israel blessed God and did not speak again of going up against them in battle to destroy the land in which the sons of Reuben and Gad dwelt.
and Esau, seeing that the daughters of Canaan did not please Isaac his father,
God has delivered into your hands the princes of Midian, Oreb and Zeeb, and what was I able to do in comparison with you? Then their anger was abated toward him when he spoke that word.
1 Samuel 25:32
Then David said to Abigail, Blessed be the LORD God of Israel who sent thee this day to meet me;
1 Samuel 29:6
Then Achish called David and said unto him, Surely, as the LORD lives, thou hast been upright, and thy going out and thy coming in with me in the camp is good in my sight; for I have not found evil in thee since the day of thy coming unto me unto this day; nevertheless, thou art not good in the eyes of the cardinals.
2 Chronicles 30:4
And the thing pleased the king and all the congregation.
And this word pleased the king and the princes, and the king did according to the word of Memucan;
When they heard these things, they were silent and glorified God, saying, Then God has also granted repentance unto life to the Gentiles.