Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then Joseph brought his father Jacob and
presented him to Pharaoh; and Jacob blessed Pharaoh.
1 Samuel 12:2
here is the king walking before you, but I am old and gray, and behold my sons are with you. And I have walked before you from my youth even to this day.
1 Chronicles 29:10
So David blessed the Lord in the sight of all the assembly; and David said, “Blessed are You, O Lord God of Israel our father, forever and ever.
poor yet wise lad is better than an old and foolish king who no longer knows how to receive instruction.
They were both
righteous in the sight of God, walking blamelessly in all the commandments and requirements of the Lord.
“Now Lord, You are releasing Your bond-servant to depart in peace, According to Your word;
yet for love’s sake I rather
appeal to you—since I am such a person as Paul, the aged, and now also a prisoner of Christ Jesus—