The first use of this word is to express the exalted honour or praise paid either to things, or to man, or to God. From that it passes to denote the dignity or wealth, whether material or spiritual, that calls forth such honour. Thence it has come to mean, in the OT especially, the majesty and splendour that attend the revelation of the power or character of God. The principal Heb. word (k
"Let my soul not enter into their council; Let not my glory be united with their assembly; Because in their anger they slew men, And in their self-will they lamed oxen.
The glory of the LORD rested on Mount Sinai, and the cloud covered it for six days; and on the seventh day He called to Moses from the midst of the cloud. And to the eyes of the sons of Israel the appearance of the glory of the LORD was like a consuming fire on the mountain top. read more. Moses entered the midst of the cloud as he went up to the mountain; and Moses was on the mountain forty days and forty nights.
The LORD said to Moses, "I will also do this thing of which you have spoken; for you have found favor in My sight and I have known you by name." Then Moses said, "I pray You, show me Your glory!" read more. And He said, "I Myself will make all My goodness pass before you, and will proclaim the name of the LORD before you; and I will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and will show compassion on whom I will show compassion." But He said, "You cannot see My face, for no man can see Me and live!" Then the LORD said, "Behold, there is a place by Me, and you shall stand there on the rock; and it will come about, while My glory is passing by, that I will put you in the cleft of the rock and cover you with My hand until I have passed by. "Then I will take My hand away and you shall see My back, but My face shall not be seen."
Then the LORD passed by in front of him and proclaimed, "The LORD, the LORD God, compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in lovingkindness and truth; who keeps lovingkindness for thousands, who forgives iniquity, transgression and sin; yet He will by no means leave the guilty unpunished, visiting the iniquity of fathers on the children and on the grandchildren to the third and fourth generations."
So Aaron came near to the altar and slaughtered the calf of the sin offering which was for himself.
"Surely all the men who have seen My glory and My signs which I performed in Egypt and in the wilderness, yet have put Me to the test these ten times and have not listened to My voice,
So Joshua arose early in the morning and brought Israel near by tribes, and the tribe of Judah was taken.
And she called the boy Ichabod, saying, "The glory has departed from Israel," because the ark of God was taken and because of her father-in-law and her husband. She said, "The glory has departed from Israel, for the ark of God was taken."
Yet You have made him a little lower than God, And You crown him with glory and majesty!
Therefore my heart is glad and my glory rejoices; My flesh also will dwell securely.
The heavens are telling of the glory of God; And their expanse is declaring the work of His hands.
Ascribe to the LORD, O sons of the mighty, Ascribe to the LORD glory and strength.
The voice of the LORD is upon the waters; The God of glory thunders, The LORD is over many waters.
He makes Lebanon skip like a calf, And Sirion like a young wild ox.
That my soul may sing praise to You and not be silent O LORD my God, I will give thanks to You forever.
Do not be afraid when a man becomes rich, When the glory of his house is increased;
Awake, my glory! Awake, harp and lyre! I will awaken the dawn.
Thus I have seen You in the sanctuary, To see Your power and Your glory.
Let the glory of the LORD endure forever; Let the LORD be glad in His works;
The wise will inherit honor, But fools display dishonor.
Alas, sinful nation, People weighed down with iniquity, Offspring of evildoers, Sons who act corruptly! They have abandoned the LORD, They have despised the Holy One of Israel, They have turned away from Him.
And one called out to another and said, "Holy, Holy, Holy, is the LORD of hosts, The whole earth is full of His glory."
It will blossom profusely And rejoice with rejoicing and shout of joy The glory of Lebanon will be given to it, The majesty of Carmel and Sharon They will see the glory of the LORD, The majesty of our God.
"Your gates will be open continually; They will not be closed day or night, So that men may bring to you the wealth of the nations, With their kings led in procession.
"Has a nation changed gods When they were not gods? But My people have changed their glory For that which does not profit.
As the appearance of the rainbow in the clouds on a rainy day, so was the appearance of the surrounding radiance Such was the appearance of the likeness of the glory of the LORD And when I saw it, I fell on my face and heard a voice speaking.
"And I will set My glory among the nations; and all the nations will see My judgment which I have executed and My hand which I have laid on them.
"For the Son of Man is going to come in the glory of His Father with His angels, and WILL THEN REPAY EVERY MAN ACCORDING TO HIS DEEDS.
And an angel of the Lord suddenly stood before them, and the glory of the Lord shone around them; and they were terribly frightened.
A LIGHT OF REVELATION TO THE GENTILES, And the glory of Your people Israel."
And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.
This beginning of His signs Jesus did in Cana of Galilee, and manifested His glory, and His disciples believed in Him.
"I do not receive glory from men;
So a second time they called the man who had been blind, and said to him, "Give glory to God; we know that this man is a sinner."
"Now, Father, glorify Me together with Yourself, with the glory which I had with You before the world was.
"The glory which You have given Me I have given to them, that they may be one, just as We are one;
to those who by perseverance in doing good seek for glory and honor and immortality, eternal life; but to those who are selfishly ambitious and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, wrath and indignation. read more. There will be tribulation and distress for every soul of man who does evil, of the Jew first and also of the Greek, but glory and honor and peace to everyone who does good, to the Jew first and also to the Greek.
for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
For a man ought not to have his head covered, since he is the image and glory of God; but the woman is the glory of man.
But if the ministry of death, in letters engraved on stones, came with glory, so that the sons of Israel could not look intently at the face of Moses because of the glory of his face, fading as it was, how will the ministry of the Spirit fail to be even more with glory? read more. For if the ministry of condemnation has glory, much more does the ministry of righteousness abound in glory. For indeed what had glory, in this case has no glory because of the glory that surpasses it. For if that which fades away was with glory, much more that which remains is in glory.
But we all, with unveiled face, beholding as in a mirror the glory of the Lord, are being transformed into the same image from glory to glory, just as from the Lord, the Spirit.
who will transform the body of our humble state into conformity with the body of His glory, by the exertion of the power that He has even to subject all things to Himself.
For this purpose also I labor, striving according to His power, which mightily works within me.
When Christ, who is our life, is revealed, then you also will be revealed with Him in glory.
For what credit is there if, when you sin and are harshly treated, you endure it with patience? But if when you do what is right and suffer for it you patiently endure it, this finds favor with God.
And the city has no need of the sun or of the moon to shine on it, for the glory of God has illumined it, and its lamp is the Lamb.
and they will bring the glory and the honor of the nations into it;