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53 Bible Verses about Glorifying God

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Psalm 96:1-9

Sing to Yahweh a new song; sing to Yahweh, all the earth. Sing to Yahweh; bless his name. Announce his salvation from day to day. Tell his glory among the nations, his marvelous works among all the peoples.read more.
For Yahweh [is] great and very worthy of praise; he [is to be] feared above all gods. For all the gods of the peoples [are] idols, but Yahweh made [the] heavens. Splendor and majesty [are] before him; strength and beauty [are] in his sanctuary. Ascribe to Yahweh, you families of [the] peoples, ascribe to Yahweh glory and strength. Ascribe to Yahweh the glory due his name; bring an offering and come into his courts. Worship Yahweh in holy array; tremble before him, all the earth.

1 Chronicles 16:23-29

Sing to Yahweh, all the earth! Proclaim his salvation from day to day! Proclaim his glory among the nations, his wondrous works among the peoples! For Yahweh [is] great and greatly praised, and he is feared among all gods.read more.
For all the gods of the nations [are] idols, but Yahweh made the heavens. Splendor and majesty [are] before him; strength and joy [are] in his place. Ascribe to Yahweh, O clans of the nations, ascribe to Yahweh glory and strength! Ascribe to Yahweh the glory of his name! Lift up an offering and come before him! Bow down to Yahweh in the splendor of holiness!

Isaiah 42:12

Let them give glory to Yahweh and declare his praise in the coastlands.

Isaiah 43:5-7

You must not fear, for I [am] with you. I will bring your {offspring} from [the] east, and I will gather you from [the] west. I will say to the north, 'Give!' and to [the] south, 'You must not withhold!' Bring my sons from far away, and my daughters from the end of the earth-- everyone who is called by my name, and whom I created for my glory, whom I formed, indeed whom I made."

Isaiah 66:18-19

"And I--their works and thoughts!--[am] about to come to gather all nations and tongues, and they shall come and see my glory. And I will set a sign among them, and I will send survivors from them to the nations: Tarshish, Pul, and Lud, who draw [the] bow; Tubal and Javan, the faraway coastlands that have not heard [of] my fame, and have not seen my glory. And they shall declare my glory among the nations,

Psalm 96:4-9

For Yahweh [is] great and very worthy of praise; he [is to be] feared above all gods. For all the gods of the peoples [are] idols, but Yahweh made [the] heavens. Splendor and majesty [are] before him; strength and beauty [are] in his sanctuary.read more.
Ascribe to Yahweh, you families of [the] peoples, ascribe to Yahweh glory and strength. Ascribe to Yahweh the glory due his name; bring an offering and come into his courts. Worship Yahweh in holy array; tremble before him, all the earth.

1 Chronicles 16:25-29

For Yahweh [is] great and greatly praised, and he is feared among all gods. For all the gods of the nations [are] idols, but Yahweh made the heavens. Splendor and majesty [are] before him; strength and joy [are] in his place.read more.
Ascribe to Yahweh, O clans of the nations, ascribe to Yahweh glory and strength! Ascribe to Yahweh the glory of his name! Lift up an offering and come before him! Bow down to Yahweh in the splendor of holiness!

Psalm 29:1-2

Ascribe to Yahweh, O sons of God, ascribe to Yahweh glory and strength. Ascribe to Yahweh the glory {due} his name. Worship Yahweh in holy array.

Psalm 115:1

Not to us, O Yahweh, not to us, but to your name give glory, because of your loyal love, because of your faithfulness.

Isaiah 24:14-15

They lift up their voices; they sing for joy; they shout out from [the] west over the majesty of Yahweh. Therefore glorify Yahweh in the east, the name of Yahweh the God of Israel in the coastlands of the sea.

Psalm 118:28

You [are] my God, and I will give thanks to you. [You are] my God; I will exalt you.

John 13:31

Then, when he had gone out, Jesus said, "Now the Son of Man is glorified, and God is glorified in him.

Psalm 99:9

Exalt Yahweh our God, and worship at his holy mountain, for Yahweh our God [is] holy.

Psalm 86:8-10

There is none like you among the gods, O Lord, and there are no works like yours. All [the] nations that you have made will come and bow down before you, O Lord, and glorify your name. For you [are] great and doing wondrous things; you alone [are] God.

2 Corinthians 4:13-15

But [because we] have the same spirit of faith in accordance with [what is] written, "I believed, therefore I spoke," we also believe, therefore we also speak, [because we] know that the one who raised Jesus will also raise us together with Jesus and present [us] together with you. For all [these things] {are for your sake}, in order that the grace that is increasing through the many may cause thanksgiving to abound to the glory of God.

Romans 15:8-9

For I say, Christ has become a servant of the circumcision on behalf of the truth of God, in order to confirm the promises to the fathers, and that the Gentiles may glorify God for [his] mercy, just as it is written, "Because of this, I will praise you among the Gentiles, and I will sing praise to your name."

Ezekiel 28:22-23

and you must say, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Look! I [am] against you, Sidon, and I display my glory in the midst of you, and they will know that I [am] Yahweh {when I execute my judgments}, and I will show myself holy within it. And I will send into it a plague, and blood will [be] in its streets. And [the] dead will fall in the midst of her by [the] sword [that is] against it from all around; and they will know that I [am] Yahweh.

Romans 11:33-36

Oh, the depth of the riches and the wisdom and the knowledge of God! How unsearchable [are] his judgments and [how] incomprehensible [are] his ways! "For who has known the mind of the Lord, or who has been his counselor? Or who has given in advance to him, and it will be paid back to him?"read more.
For from him and through him and to him [are] all [things]. To him [be] glory for eternity! Amen.

Revelation 11:13

And at that hour a great earthquake took place, and a tenth of the city collapsed, and seven thousand {people} were killed by the earthquake, and the rest became terrified and gave glory to the God of heaven.

Revelation 7:12

saying, "Amen! Praise and glory, and wisdom and thanksgiving, and honor and power and strength [be] to our God {forever and ever}. Amen!"

Luke 2:13

And suddenly there was with the angel a multitude of the heavenly army, praising God and saying,

Hebrews 13:20-21

Now may the God of peace, who brought up from the dead our Lord Jesus, the great shepherd of the sheep, by the blood of the eternal covenant, equip you with every good [thing] to do his will, carrying out in us [what is] pleasing before him through Jesus Christ, to whom [be] the glory {forever}. Amen.

2 Thessalonians 1:11-12

for which [purpose] we also pray always for you, that you may be considered worthy of the calling of our God, and he might fulfill every desire for goodness and work of faith with power, in order that the name of our Lord Jesus may be glorified in you, and you in him, according to the grace of our God and the Lord Jesus Christ.

1 Peter 4:10-13

Just as each one has received a gift, [use] it for serving one another, as good stewards of the varied grace of God. If anyone speaks, [let it be] as the oracles of God; if anyone serves, [let it be] as by the strength that God provides, so that in all [things] God will be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom is the glory and the power {forever and ever}. Amen. Dear friends, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal among you, [when it] takes place to test you, as [if] [something] strange were happening to you.read more.
But to the degree that you share in the sufferings of Christ, rejoice, so that also at the revelation of his glory you may rejoice [and] be glad.

Philippians 1:9-11

And this I pray: that your love may abound still more and more in knowledge and all discernment, so that you may approve what is superior, in order that you may be sincere and blameless in the day of Christ, having been filled [with the] fruit of righteousness which [comes] through Jesus Christ to the glory and praise of God.

Galatians 5:22-26

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness, self control. Against such things [there] is no law. Now those {who belong to Christ} have crucified the flesh together with its feelings and its desires.read more.
If we live by the Spirit, we must also follow the Spirit. We must not become conceited, provoking one another, envying one another.

1 Chronicles 29:10-13

Then David blessed Yahweh in the sight of all the assembly, and David said, "Blessed [are] you, O Yahweh, God of Israel, our father forever and ever! To you, O Yahweh, [is] the greatness and the power and the splendor and the glory and the strength, for everything in the heavens and in the earth. Yours, O Yahweh, [is] the kingdom and exaltation over all as head! And wealth and glory [are] from you, and you rule over all. And in your hand [is] power and might. And in your hand [is power] to make great and to give strength to all.read more.
And now, our God, we give thanks to you and offer praise to the name of your splendor.

Daniel 4:34-37

"But at the end of {that period}, I, Nebuchadnezzar, lifted up my eyes to heaven, and [then] my reason returned to me; and I blessed the Most High and {the one who lives forever} I praised and I honored. "For his sovereignty [is] [an] everlasting sovereignty, and his kingdom [continues] from generation to generation. And all the dwellers of the earth are regarded as nothing, and he does {according to} his desire in the host of heaven and [among] the dwellers of earth, and there is not [one] who can hold back his hand, or {ask him}, 'What are you doing?' "{At that time} my reason returned to me, and [also] the glory of my kingdom and my majesty and splendor returned to me, and my advisers and my lords searched [me] out, and I was established over my kingdom and abundant greatness was added to me.read more.
Now I, Nebuchadnezzar, praise and exalt and honor the king of heaven, for all his works [are] truth, and his ways [are] justice and that he is able to humble those who walk in pride."

Luke 2:20

And the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all that they had heard and seen, just as it had been told to them.

John 13:31-32

Then, when he had gone out, Jesus said, "Now the Son of Man is glorified, and God is glorified in him. If God is glorified in him, God will also glorify him in himself, and will glorify him immediately.

John 17:1-4

Jesus said these [things], and lifting up his eyes to heaven he said, "Father, the hour has come! Glorify your Son, in order that your Son may glorify you-- just as you have given him authority over all flesh, in order that he would give eternal life to them--everyone whom you have given him. Now this is eternal life: that they know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.read more.
I have glorified you on earth [by] completing the work that you have given me {to do}.

2 Corinthians 9:13

Through the proven character of this service [they will] glorify God because of the submission of your confession to the gospel of Christ and the generosity of [your] participation toward them and toward everyone,

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Glorifying God » Duty of » Examples of

1 Chronicles 29:11

To you, O Yahweh, [is] the greatness and the power and the splendor and the glory and the strength, for everything in the heavens and in the earth. Yours, O Yahweh, [is] the kingdom and exaltation over all as head!

Matthew 15:31

So then the crowd was astonished [when they] saw the mute speaking, the crippled healthy, and the lame walking, and the blind seeing, and they praised the God of Israel.

Glorifying God » Duty of » God glorified in Christ

John 13:31

Then, when he had gone out, Jesus said, "Now the Son of Man is glorified, and God is glorified in him.

Glorifying God » For his » Grace to others

Acts 11:18

And [when they] heard these [things], they became silent and praised God, saying, "Then God has granted the repentance [leading] to life to the Gentiles also!"

2 Corinthians 9:13

Through the proven character of this service [they will] glorify God because of the submission of your confession to the gospel of Christ and the generosity of [your] participation toward them and toward everyone,

Galatians 1:24

and they were glorifying God because of me.

Glorifying God » Commanded

Psalm 22:23

You who revere Yahweh, praise him! Glorify him, all [you] seed of Jacob, and be in awe of him, all [you] seed of Israel,

1 Chronicles 16:28

Ascribe to Yahweh, O clans of the nations, ascribe to Yahweh glory and strength!

Isaiah 42:12

Let them give glory to Yahweh and declare his praise in the coastlands.

Glorifying God » For his » Judgments

Isaiah 25:3

Therefore strong peoples will glorify you; a city of ruthless nations, they will fear you.

Ezekiel 28:22

and you must say, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Look! I [am] against you, Sidon, and I display my glory in the midst of you, and they will know that I [am] Yahweh {when I execute my judgments}, and I will show myself holy within it.

Glorifying God » Duty of » By entire consecration

2 Thessalonians 1:12

in order that the name of our Lord Jesus may be glorified in you, and you in him, according to the grace of our God and the Lord Jesus Christ.

Glorifying God » Punishment for not

Daniel 5:23

And [now] you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven, and the vessels of his temple you have brought in before you, and you and your lords, your wives and your concubines, have been drinking wine from them, and you have praised the gods of silver, gold, bronze, iron, wood, and stone that [do] not see and [do] not hear and [do] not know, but the God {who holds your life in his hand} and all of your ways {come from him}, you have not honored.

Daniel 5:30

{That same night} Belshazzar, the Chaldean king, was killed.

Malachi 2:2

If you will not listen, and if you will not {take it to heart} to give glory to my name," says Yahweh of hosts, "then I will send the curse on you, and I will curse your blessings; moreover I have [already] cursed them because {you are not taking it to heart}.

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Glorifying Christ

2 Thessalonians 1:12

in order that the name of our Lord Jesus may be glorified in you, and you in him, according to the grace of our God and the Lord Jesus Christ.

Acts 19:17

And this became known to all who lived in Ephesus, both Jews and Greeks, and fear fell upon them all, and the name of the Lord Jesus was exalted.

Glorifying God » Is acceptable through Christ

Glorifying God » Judgments

Isaiah 25:3

Therefore strong peoples will glorify you; a city of ruthless nations, they will fear you.

Ezekiel 28:22

and you must say, 'Thus says the Lord Yahweh: "Look! I [am] against you, Sidon, and I display my glory in the midst of you, and they will know that I [am] Yahweh {when I execute my judgments}, and I will show myself holy within it.

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Bringing forth fruits of righteousness

Glorifying God » For his » Holiness

Psalm 99:9

Exalt Yahweh our God, and worship at his holy mountain, for Yahweh our God [is] holy.

Glorifying God » Grace to others

Acts 11:18

And [when they] heard these [things], they became silent and praised God, saying, "Then God has granted the repentance [leading] to life to the Gentiles also!"

2 Corinthians 9:13

Through the proven character of this service [they will] glorify God because of the submission of your confession to the gospel of Christ and the generosity of [your] participation toward them and toward everyone,

Galatians 1:24

and they were glorifying God because of me.

Glorifying God » Shall be universal

Revelation 5:13

And I heard every creature that [is] in heaven and on the earth and under the earth and in the sea and everything in them saying, "To the one who is seated on the throne and to the Lamb [be] praise and honor and glory and power {forever and ever}."

Glorifying God » The holy example of saints may lead others to

Glorifying God » Exemplified

Matthew 15:31

So then the crowd was astonished [when they] saw the mute speaking, the crippled healthy, and the lame walking, and the blind seeing, and they praised the God of Israel.

Matthew 9:8

But [when] the crowds saw [this], they were afraid and glorified God who had given such authority to men.

Glorifying God » Saints should » Resolve on

Psalm 118:28

You [are] my God, and I will give thanks to you. [You are] my God; I will exalt you.

Glorifying God » For his » Mercy and truth

Romans 15:9

and that the Gentiles may glorify God for [his] mercy, just as it is written, "Because of this, I will praise you among the Gentiles, and I will sing praise to your name."

Psalm 115:1

Not to us, O Yahweh, not to us, but to your name give glory, because of your loyal love, because of your faithfulness.

Glorifying God » For his » Wondrous works

Matthew 15:31

So then the crowd was astonished [when they] saw the mute speaking, the crippled healthy, and the lame walking, and the blind seeing, and they praised the God of Israel.

Acts 4:21

So [after] threatening [them] further, they released them, finding no way to punish them on account of the people, because they were all praising God for what had happened.

Glorifying God » The wicked averse to

Daniel 5:23

And [now] you have exalted yourself against the Lord of heaven, and the vessels of his temple you have brought in before you, and you and your lords, your wives and your concubines, have been drinking wine from them, and you have praised the gods of silver, gold, bronze, iron, wood, and stone that [do] not see and [do] not hear and [do] not know, but the God {who holds your life in his hand} and all of your ways {come from him}, you have not honored.

Glorifying God » Saints should » Unite in

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Doing all to him

Glorifying God » Obligation of saints to

Glorifying God » Required in body and spirit

Glorifying God » Due to him

1 Chronicles 16:29

Ascribe to Yahweh the glory of his name! Lift up an offering and come before him! Bow down to Yahweh in the splendor of holiness!

Glorifying God » The holy example of the saints may lead others to

Glorifying God » Mercy and truth

Romans 15:9

and that the Gentiles may glorify God for [his] mercy, just as it is written, "Because of this, I will praise you among the Gentiles, and I will sing praise to your name."

Psalm 115:1

Not to us, O Yahweh, not to us, but to your name give glory, because of your loyal love, because of your faithfulness.

Glorifying God » Wondrous works

Matthew 15:31

So then the crowd was astonished [when they] saw the mute speaking, the crippled healthy, and the lame walking, and the blind seeing, and they praised the God of Israel.

Acts 4:21

So [after] threatening [them] further, they released them, finding no way to punish them on account of the people, because they were all praising God for what had happened.

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Confessing Christ

Glorifying God » Saints » Should resolve to

Psalm 118:28

You [are] my God, and I will give thanks to you. [You are] my God; I will exalt you.

Glorifying God » Saints » Unite in

Glorifying God » For his holiness

Psalm 99:9

Exalt Yahweh our God, and worship at his holy mountain, for Yahweh our God [is] holy.

Glorifying God » Blessings of God » Leads to

Isaiah 60:21

And all your people [shall be] righteous; they shall take possession of [the] land forever, the shoot of his planting, the work of my hands, to show my glory.

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Suffering for Christ

1 Peter 4:14-16

If you are reviled on account of the name of Christ, [you are] blessed, because the Spirit of glory and of God rests on you. By all means do not let anyone of you suffer as a murderer or a thief or an evildoer or as a meddler. But if [someone suffers] as a Christian, he must not be ashamed, but must glorify God with this name.

Glorifying God » Heavenly host engaged in

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The multitude

Matthew 15:31

So then the crowd was astonished [when they] saw the mute speaking, the crippled healthy, and the lame walking, and the blind seeing, and they praised the God of Israel.

Matthew 9:8

But [when] the crowds saw [this], they were afraid and glorified God who had given such authority to men.

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Patience in affliction

Isaiah 24:15

Therefore glorify Yahweh in the east, the name of Yahweh the God of Israel in the coastlands of the sea.

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Faithfulness

Glorifying God » Exemplified » Paul

Glorifying God » Duty of » By good works

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Relying on his promises

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Praising him

Psalm 50:23

He who sacrifices a thank offering honors me, and he [who] orders [his] way; I will show him the salvation of God."

Glorifying God » Saints should » Persevere in

Glorifying God » Exemplified » Abraham

Glorifying God » For his » Faithfulness and truth

Glorifying God » Duty of » By spiritual unity

Glorifying God » For his » Deliverance

Glorifying God » Duty of » By praise

Psalm 22:23

You who revere Yahweh, praise him! Glorify him, all [you] seed of Jacob, and be in awe of him, all [you] seed of Israel,

Glorifying God » All, by nature, fail in

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Dying for him

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The church at jerusalem

Acts 11:18

And [when they] heard these [things], they became silent and praised God, saying, "Then God has granted the repentance [leading] to life to the Gentiles also!"

Glorifying God » Exemplified » Woman with infirmity

Glorifying God » Exemplified » Gentiles at antioch

Acts 13:48

And [when] the Gentiles heard [this], they began to rejoice and to glorify the word of the Lord. And all those who were designated for eternal life believed.

Glorifying God » Exemplified » Leper

Luke 17:15

But one of them, [when he] saw that he was healed, turned back, praising God with a loud voice.

Glorifying God » Exemplified » David

Psalm 57:5

Be exalted above the heavens, O God. [Let] your glory [be] above all the earth.

Glorifying God » Accomplished by » Doing all to glorify him

Glorifying God » Exemplified » Man sick of the palsy

Luke 5:25

And immediately he stood up before them, picked up what he had been lying on, [and] went away to his home, glorifying God.

Glorifying God » Exemplified » Angels

Luke 2:14

"Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among people {with whom he is pleased}!"

Glorifying God » Exemplified » Mary » Mother of jesus

Glorifying God » Duty of » By fruit-bearing

Glorifying God » Christ, an example of

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The gentiles (non-jewish people) at antioch (of syria)

Acts 13:48

And [when] the Gentiles heard [this], they began to rejoice and to glorify the word of the Lord. And all those who were designated for eternal life believed.

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The leper whom jesus healed

Luke 17:15

But one of them, [when he] saw that he was healed, turned back, praising God with a loud voice.

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The woman with infirmity

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The blind man

Luke 18:43

And immediately he regained [his] sight and began to follow him, glorifying God. And all the people, [when they] saw [it], gave praise to God.

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The centurion

Luke 23:47

Now [when] the centurion saw what had happened, he began to praise God, saying, "Certainly this man was righteous!"

Glorifying God » Exemplified » By jesus

Glorifying God » Saints » Persevere in

Glorifying God » Deliverances

Glorifying God » Faithfulness and truth

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The congregation at jerusalem

Acts 11:8

But I said, 'Certainly not, Lord! For nothing common or unclean has ever entered into my mouth!'

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The man sick with palsy

Luke 5:25

And immediately he stood up before them, picked up what he had been lying on, [and] went away to his home, glorifying God.

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The shepherds

Luke 2:20

And the shepherds returned, glorifying and praising God for all that they had heard and seen, just as it had been told to them.

Glorifying God » Exemplified » The angels

Luke 2:14

"Glory to God in the highest, and on earth peace among people {with whom he is pleased}!"

Glorifying God » Exemplified » By david

Psalm 57:5

Be exalted above the heavens, O God. [Let] your glory [be] above all the earth.

Glorifying God » Heavenly hosts engaged in

Procrastination » To be avoided in » Glorifying God

Jeremiah 13:16

Give glory to Yahweh your God {before} he brings darkness, and {before} your feet stumble on the mountains at twilight. And you will hope for light, but he makes it as gloom, he makes [it] as thick darkness.