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28 Bible Verses about dignity
Most Relevant Verses
Strength and dignity are her clothing and her position is strong and secure; she rejoices over the future [the latter day or time to come, knowing that she and her family are in readiness for it]!
And those [parts] of the body which we consider rather ignoble are [the very parts] which we invest with additional honor, and our unseemly parts and those unsuitable for exposure are treated with seemliness (modesty and decorum),
Reuben, you are my firstborn, my might, the beginning (the firstfruits) of my manly strength and vigor; [your birthright gave you] the preeminence in dignity and the preeminence in power.
For kings and all who are in positions of authority or high responsibility, that [outwardly] we may pass a quiet and undisturbed life [and inwardly] a peaceable one in all godliness and reverence and seriousness in every way.
And show your own self in all respects to be a pattern and a model of good deeds and works, teaching what is unadulterated, showing gravity [having the strictest regard for truth and purity of motive], with dignity and seriousness.
In all labor there is profit, but idle talk leads only to poverty.
Urge the older men to be temperate, venerable (serious), sensible, self-controlled, and sound in the faith, in the love, and in the steadfastness and patience [of Christ].
Nor did we seek to extract praise and honor and glory from men, either from you or from anyone else, though we might have asserted our authority [stood on our dignity and claimed honor] as apostles (special missionaries) of Christ (the Messiah).
In like manner the deacons [must be] worthy of respect, not shifty and double-talkers but sincere in what they say, not given to much wine, not greedy for base gain [craving wealth and resorting to ignoble and dishonest methods of getting it].
He must rule his own household well, keeping his children under control, with true dignity, commanding their respect in every way and keeping them respectful.
Live in harmony with one another; do not be haughty (snobbish, high-minded, exclusive), but readily adjust yourself to [people, things] and give yourselves to humble tasks. Never overestimate yourself or be wise in your own conceits.
The hoary head is a crown of beauty and glory if it is found in the way of righteousness (moral and spiritual rectitude in every area and relation).
Contribute to the needs of God's people [sharing in the necessities of the saints]; pursue the practice of hospitality.
The glory of young men is their strength, and the beauty of old men is their gray head [suggesting wisdom and experience].
That each one of you should know how to possess (control, manage) his own body in consecration (purity, separated from things profane) and honor,
For [the Servant of God] grew up before Him like a tender plant, and like a root out of dry ground; He has no form or comeliness [royal, kingly pomp], that we should look at Him, and no beauty that we should desire Him.
But all things should be done with regard to decency and propriety and in an orderly fashion.
- A Good Woman
- Age, Glories Of
- Baby dedication
- Beauty And Self Worth
- Being Beautiful
- Clothed With Good Things
- Confidence And Self Esteem
- Family Strength
- Godly Woman
- Her Strength
- Inner Beauty
- Love And Strength
- Old Age, Attainment Of
- Respect For Old People
- Self Respect
- Spiritual crowns
- Strength And Faith
- Strength In Hard Times
- The Future