Because better is Thy kindness than life, My lips do praise Thee.
Answer me, O Jehovah, for good is Thy kindness, According to the abundance Of Thy mercies turn Thou unto me,
For Thou makest him blessings for ever, Thou dost cause him to rejoice with joy, By Thy countenance.
For -- a moment is in His anger, Life is in His good-will, At even remaineth weeping, and at morn singing.
So that honour doth praise Thee, and is not silent, O Jehovah, my God, to the age I thank Thee!
Take with you words, and turn to Jehovah, Say ye unto Him: 'Take away all iniquity, and give good, And we do render the fruit of our lips.
In the manner of men I speak, because of the weakness of your flesh, for even as ye did present your members servants to the uncleanness and to the lawlessness -- to the lawlessness, so now present your members servants to the righteousness -- to sanctification,
I call upon you, therefore, brethren, through the compassions of God, to present your bodies a sacrifice -- living, sanctified, acceptable to God -- your intelligent service;
1 Corinthians 6:20
for ye were bought with a price; glorify, then, God in your body and in your spirit, which are God's.
for I am pressed by the two, having the desire to depart, and to be with Christ, for it is far better,
through him, then, we may offer up a sacrifice of praise always to God, that is, the fruit of lips, giving thanks to His name;
so also the tongue is a little member, and doth boast greatly; lo, a little fire how much wood it doth kindle!
1 John 3:2
beloved, now, children of God are we, and it was not yet manifested what we shall be, and we have known that if he may be manifested, like him we shall be, because we shall see him as he is;