Schin Grace is deceitful, and beauty is vain, but the woman that fears the LORD shall be praised.
but let the interior adorning of the heart be without corruption, and of an agreeable spirit and peaceful, which is precious in the sight of God.
But the midwives feared God and did not do as the king of Egypt commanded them but gave the men children their lives.
For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withers, and its flower falls away,
And in all Israel there was no one to be so greatly praised as Absalom for his beauty; from the sole of his foot even to the crown of his head there was no blemish in him.
to bring Vashti, the queen, before the king with the crown of the kingdom, to show the people and the princes her beauty, for she was fair to behold.
The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge, but fools despise wisdom and chastening.
The fear of the LORD is to hate evil; pride, arrogancy, the evil way, and the perverse mouth, do I hate.
It is good that thou should take hold of this; and also from the other not withdraw thy hand; for he that fears God shall come through with everything.
The conclusion of the entire sermon is heard: Fear God and keep his commandments, for this is the whole happiness of man.
But thou didst trust in thine own beauty and didst play the harlot because of thy renown and didst pour out thy fornications on every one that passed by; thou wert his.
And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord, blameless.
Then Mary said, My soul magnifies the Lord,
but he is a Jew who is one inwardly, and circumcision is that of the heart, in the spirit and not in the letter, whose praise is not of men, but of God.
Therefore, judge nothing before the time, until the Lord comes, who both will bring to light the hidden things of darkness and will make manifest the counsels of the hearts; and then shall each one have praise of God.
For the sun is no sooner risen with a burning heat, but it withers the grass, and its flower falls, and the beautiful appearance of it perishes: so also shall the rich man fade away in his ways.
that the trial of your faith, being much more precious than of gold (which perishes, nevertheless it is tried with fire), might be found unto praise and glory and honour when Jesus, the Christ, is made manifest;