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Theasaurus: Appearances

17 Bible Verses about Appearances

Most Relevant Verses

Isaiah 11:3

His delight will be in the fear of the Lord. He will not judge by what He sees with His eyes, He will not execute justice by what He hears with His ears,

2 Corinthians 5:12

We are not commending ourselves to you again, but giving you an opportunity to be proud of us, so that you may have a reply for those who take pride in the outward appearance rather than in the heart.

Ezekiel 16:51

But Samaria did not commit [even] half your sins. You have multiplied your abominations beyond theirs and made your sisters appear righteous by all the abominations you have committed.

Ezekiel 16:52

You must also bear your disgrace, since you have been an advocate for your sisters. For they appear more righteous than you because of your sins, which you committed more abhorrently than they [did]. So you also, be ashamed and bear your disgrace, since you have made your sisters appear righteous.

Daniel 1:13

Then examine our appearance and the appearance of the young men who are eating the king's food, and deal with your servants based on what you see."

Daniel 1:15

At the end of 10 days they looked better and healthier than all the young men who were eating the king's food.

Joel 2:4

Their appearance is like that of horses, and they gallop like war horses.

Matthew 23:28

In the same way, on the outside you seem righteous to people, but inside you are full of hypocrisy and lawlessness.

Ezekiel 1:28

The appearance of the brilliant light all around was like that of a rainbow in a cloud on a rainy day. This was the appearance of the form of the Lord's glory. When I saw [it], I fell facedown and heard a voice speaking.

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Appearances » Outward » Of God

2 Chronicles 3:1

Then Solomon began to build the Lord's temple in Jerusalem on Mount Moriah where the Lord had appeared to his father David, at the site David had prepared on the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.

Genesis 18:1

Then the Lord appeared to Abraham at the oaks of Mamre while he was sitting in the entrance of his tent during the heat of the day.

Genesis 26:2

The Lord appeared to him and said, "Do not go down to Egypt. Live in the land that I tell you about;

Appearances » Deceitful » To men who look on the outward only

Matthew 23:27

"Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! You are like whitewashed tombs, which appear beautiful on the outside, but inside are full of dead men's bones and every impurity.

2 Corinthians 5:12

We are not commending ourselves to you again, but giving you an opportunity to be proud of us, so that you may have a reply for those who take pride in the outward appearance rather than in the heart.

2 Corinthians 10:7

Look at what is obvious. If anyone is confident that he belongs to Christ, he should remind himself of this: just as he belongs to Christ, so do we.

More verses: James 2:2-4

Appearances » Outward » To men who look on the outward only

Matthew 23:27

"Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! You are like whitewashed tombs, which appear beautiful on the outside, but inside are full of dead men's bones and every impurity.

2 Corinthians 5:12

We are not commending ourselves to you again, but giving you an opportunity to be proud of us, so that you may have a reply for those who take pride in the outward appearance rather than in the heart.

2 Corinthians 10:7

Look at what is obvious. If anyone is confident that he belongs to Christ, he should remind himself of this: just as he belongs to Christ, so do we.

More verses: James 2:2-4

Appearances » Deceitful » General references to

2 Samuel 14:25

No man in all Israel was as handsome and highly praised as Absalom. From the sole of his foot to the top of his head, he did not have a single flaw.

1 Samuel 9:2

He had a son named Saul, an impressive young man. There was no one more impressive among the Israelites than he. He stood a head taller than anyone else.

1 Samuel 16:6

When they arrived, Samuel saw Eliab and said, "Certainly the Lord's anointed one is here before Him."

Mark 11:13

After seeing in the distance a fig tree with leaves, He went to find out if there was anything on it. When He came to it, He found nothing but leaves, because it was not the season for figs.

Topics on Appearances

Angels, Nt Appearances

42;1;11-20

An angel of the Lord appeared to him, standing to the right of the altar of incense.

Angels, Ot Appearances

1;18;2-15

He looked up, and he saw three men standing near him. When he saw them, he ran from the entrance of the tent to meet them and bowed to the ground.

Appearances of

43;7;24

Stop judging according to outward appearances; rather judge according to righteous judgment."

Appearances Of God In Ot

1;12;7

But the Lord appeared to Abram and said, "I will give this land to your offspring." So he built an altar there to the Lord who had appeared to him.

Resurrection Of Christ, Appearances

41;16;9

Early on the first day of the week, after He had risen, He appeared first to Mary Magdalene, out of whom He had driven seven demons.

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