17 Bible Verses about Delight, God Expressing
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God saw everything that he had made, and, behold, it was very good. There was evening and there was morning, a sixth day.
then I was the craftsman by his side. I was a delight day by day, always rejoicing before him, Rejoicing in his whole world. My delight was with the sons of men.
He doesn't delight in the strength of the horse. He takes no pleasure in the legs of a man. Yahweh takes pleasure in those who fear him, in those who hope in his loving kindness.
A false balance is an abomination to Yahweh, but accurate weights are his delight.
Lying lips are an abomination to Yahweh, but those who do the truth are his delight.
but let him who glories glory in this, that he has understanding, and knows me, that I am Yahweh who exercises loving kindness, justice, and righteousness, in the earth: for in these things I delight, says Yahweh.
Behold, a voice out of the heavens said, "This is my beloved Son, with whom I am well pleased."
While he was still speaking, behold, a bright cloud overshadowed them. Behold, a voice came out of the cloud, saying, "This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased. Listen to him."
"Behold, my servant, whom I uphold; my chosen, in whom my soul delights -- I have put my Spirit on him. He will bring justice to the nations.
Samuel said, "Has Yahweh as great delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices, as in obeying the voice of Yahweh? Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice, and to listen than the fat of rams.
for whom Yahweh loves, he reproves; even as a father reproves the son in whom he delights.