Thematic Bible: When good


Thematic Bible




The king's wrath results in a death sentence, but whoever is wise will appease him.


Kings take pleasure in righteous speech; they treasure a person who speaks what is upright.




When a king is ready to speak officially, what he says should not err with respect to justice.


A wise king sifts the wicked, crushing them with the threshing wheel.






The king approves the wise servant, but he is angry at anyone who acts shamefully.


A king sits on a throne of justice, sifting out all sorts of evil with his glance.


A mighty king who loves justice, you have established fairness. You have exercised justice and righteousness over Jacob.







But the LORD was with Joseph. He extended gracious love to him, causing the prison warden to be pleased with Joseph.

If the God of my father the God of Abraham, the God whom Isaac feared had not been with me, you would have sent me away empty handed. But God saw my misery and how hard I've worked with my own hands and he rebuked you last night."

"Joseph's brothers became jealous of him and sold Joseph as a slave in Egypt. However, God was with him and rescued him from all his troubles. He granted him favor and wisdom before Pharaoh, king of Egypt, who appointed him ruler of Egypt and of his whole household.


So Abraham instructed his servant, who was the oldest member of his household and in charge of everything he owned, "Make this solemn oath to me

Instead, you are to go to my country and to my family and acquire a wife for my son Isaac."

That's how Joseph pleased Potiphar as he served him. Eventually, Potiphar appointed Joseph as overseer of his entire household. Moreover, he entrusted everything that he owned into his care.



You know that it is from the Lord that you will receive the inheritance as a reward. It is the Lord Messiah whom you are serving!


Whoever nurtures the fig tree will eat its fruit, and whoever obeys his master will be honored.

"Come on," Laban said. "The LORD has blessed you! So why are you standing out here when I've prepared some space in the house and a place for the camels?"


A prudent servant will rule in place of a disgraceful son and will share in the inheritance among brothers.

So you are to be appointed in charge over my palace, and all of my people are to do whatever you command them to do. Only the throne will have greater authority than you."


Then Laban responded, "If I've found favor in your sight, please stay with me, because I've learned through divination that the LORD has blessed me because of you.

who could see that the LORD was with Joseph, because the LORD made everything prosper that Joseph did.


"The LORD God of heaven, who brought me from my father's house and from my family's land, who spoke to me and promised me "I will give this land to your descendants,' will send his angel ahead of you, and you are to acquire a wife for my son from there.

"Blessed be the LORD God of my master Abraham, who hasn't held back his gracious love and faithfulness from my master! The LORD has led me to the house of my master's relatives!"


For the slave who has been called to belong to the Lord is the Lord's free person. In the same way, the free person who has been called is the Messiah's slave.


You know that it is from the Lord that you will receive the inheritance as a reward. It is the Lord Messiah whom you are serving!


That's how Joseph pleased Potiphar as he served him. Eventually, Potiphar appointed Joseph as overseer of his entire household. Moreover, he entrusted everything that he owned into his care. From the time he appointed Joseph to be overseer over his entire household and everything that he owned, the LORD blessed the household of the Egyptian because of Joseph. The LORD's blessing rested on Joseph, whether in Potiphar's household or in Potiphar's fields.


16no longer as a slave but better than a slave as a dear brother, especially to me, but even more so to you, both as a person and as a believer.




Rebekah's nurse Deborah died and was buried there, under the oak tree that was below Beth-el. That's why the place was named Allon-bacuth.


Even so, your father has cheated me. He broke our wage agreement ten times. However, God didn't allow him to harm me.


who could see that the LORD was with Joseph, because the LORD made everything prosper that Joseph did.


or steal from them. Instead, they are to show complete and perfect loyalty, so that in every way they may make the teaching about God our Savior more attractive.


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