God, Goodness Of

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2 Chronicles 30:18

A large number of the people—many from Ephraim, Manasseh, Issachar, and Zebulun—were ritually unclean, yet they had eaten the Passover contrary to what was written. But Hezekiah had interceded for them, saying, “May the good Lord provide atonement on behalf of

Genesis 1:4

God saw that the light was good, and God separated the light from the darkness.

Psalm 145:9

The Lord is good to everyone;
His compassion rests on all He has made.

1 Chronicles 16:34

Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good;
His faithful love endures forever.

Psalm 25:7-8

Do not remember the sins of my youth
or my acts of rebellion;
in keeping with Your faithful love, remember me
because of Your goodness, Lord. The Lord is good and upright;
therefore He shows sinners the way.

Psalm 69:16

Answer me, Lord,
for Your faithful love is good;
in keeping with Your great compassion,
turn to me.

Psalm 100:5

For Yahweh is good, and His love is eternal;
His faithfulness endures through all generations.

Numbers 13:27

They reported to Moses: “We went into the land where you sent us. Indeed it is flowing with milk and honey, and here is some of its fruit.

Deuteronomy 8:7

For the Lord your God is bringing you into a good land, a land with streams of water, springs, and deep water sources, flowing in both valleys and hills;

Deuteronomy 26:11

You, the Levite, and the foreign resident among you will rejoice in all the good things the Lord your God has given you and your household.

Hebrews 9:11

But the Messiah has appeared, high priest of the good things that have come. In the greater and more perfect tabernacle not made with hands (that is, not of this creation),

Joshua 23:14-15

“I am now going the way of all the earth, and you know with all your heart and all your soul that none of the good promises the Lord your God made to you has failed. Everything was fulfilled for you; not one promise has failed. Since every good thing the Lord your God promised you has come about, so He will bring on you every bad thing until He has annihilated you from this good land the Lord your God has given you.

2 Samuel 7:28

Lord God, You are God; Your words are true, and You have promised this grace to Your servant.

1 Chronicles 17:26

Yahweh, You indeed are God, and You have promised this good thing to Your servant.

1 Kings 8:56

“May the Lord be praised! He has given rest to His people Israel according to all He has said. Not one of all the good promises He made through His servant Moses has failed.

Jeremiah 29:10

For this is what the Lord says: “When 70 years for Babylon are complete, I will attend to you and will confirm My promise concerning you to restore you to this place.

Psalm 119:39

Turn away the disgrace I dread;
indeed, Your judgments are good.

Exodus 33:19

He said, “I will cause all My goodness to pass in front of you, and I will proclaim the name Yahweh before you. I will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and I will have compassion on whom I will have compassion.”

2 Chronicles 7:10

On the twenty-third day of the seventh month he sent the people away to their tents, rejoicing and with happy hearts for the goodness the Lord had done for David, for Solomon, and for His people Israel.

Job 42:11

All his brothers, sisters, and former acquaintances came to his house and dined with him in his house. They sympathized with him and comforted him concerning all the adversity the Lord had brought on him. Each one gave him a qesitah and a gold earring.

Psalm 31:19-20

How great is Your goodness
that You have stored up for those who fear You
and accomplished in the sight of everyone
for those who take refuge in You. You hide them in the protection of Your presence;
You conceal them in a shelter
from the schemes of men,
from quarrelsome tongues.

Psalm 86:17

Show me a sign of Your goodness;
my enemies will see and be put to shame
because You, Lord, have helped and comforted me.

Amos 5:14-15

Seek good and not evil
so that you may live,
and the Lord, the God of Hosts,
will be with you,
as you have claimed. Hate evil and love good;
establish justice in the gate.
Perhaps the Lord, the God of Hosts, will be gracious
to the remnant of Joseph.

Jeremiah 32:40

“I will make an everlasting covenant with them: I will never turn away from doing good to them, and I will put fear of Me in their hearts so they will never again turn away from Me.

Psalm 27:13

I am certain that I will see the Lord’s goodness
in the land of the living.

Acts 2:23-24

Though He was delivered up according to God’s determined plan and foreknowledge, you used lawless people to nail Him to a cross and kill Him. God raised Him up, ending the pains of death, because it was not possible for Him to be held by it.

Psalm 135:3

Praise Yahweh, for Yahweh is good;
sing praise to His name, for it is delightful.

2 Chronicles 5:13

The trumpeters and singers joined together to praise and thank the Lord with one voice. They raised their voices, accompanied by trumpets, cymbals, and musical instruments, in praise to the Lord:For He is good;
His faithful love endures forever.The temple, the Lord’s temple, was filled with a cloud.

2 Chronicles 7:3

All the Israelites were watching when the fire descended and the glory of the Lord came on the temple. They bowed down on the pavement with their faces to the ground. They worshiped and praised the Lord:For He is good,
for His faithful love endures forever.

Psalm 136:1

Give thanks to the Lord, for He is good.
        His love is eternal.

Psalm 145:7

They will give a testimony of Your great goodness
and will joyfully sing of Your righteousness.

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Nehemiah 9:25

They captured fortified cities and fertile land
and took possession of well-supplied houses,
cisterns cut out of rock, vineyards,
olive groves, and fruit trees in abundance.
They ate, were filled,
became prosperous, and delighted in Your great goodness.

Godly Fear » Motives to » God, Goodness of

God, Goodness of » Declared to be » Satisfying

Psalm 65:4

How happy is the one You choose
and bring near to live in Your courts!
We will be satisfied with the goodness of Your house,
the holiness of Your temple.

Jeremiah 31:12

They will come and shout for joy on the heights of Zion;
they will be radiant with joy
because of the Lord’s goodness,
because of the grain, the new wine, the fresh oil,
and because of the young of the flocks and herds.
Their life will be like an irrigated garden,
and they will no longer grow weak from hunger.

Jeremiah 31:14

I will refresh the priests with an abundance,
and My people will be satisfied with My goodness.
This is the Lord’s declaration.

God, Goodness of » Is part of his character

Psalm 25:8

The Lord is good and upright;
therefore He shows sinners the way.

God, Goodness of » Manifested » In forgiving sins

2 Chronicles 30:18

A large number of the people—many from Ephraim, Manasseh, Issachar, and Zebulun—were ritually unclean, yet they had eaten the Passover contrary to what was written. But Hezekiah had interceded for them, saying, “May the good Lord provide atonement on behalf of

God, Goodness of » Manifested » To his church

Psalm 31:19

How great is Your goodness
that You have stored up for those who fear You
and accomplished in the sight of everyone
for those who take refuge in You.

God, Goodness of » Declared to be » Great

Zechariah 9:17

How lovely and beautiful they will be!
Grain will make the young men flourish,
and new wine, the young women.

Nehemiah 9:35

When they were in their kingdom,
with Your abundant goodness that You gave them,
and in the spacious and fertile land You set before them,
they would not serve You or turn from their wicked ways.

God, Goodness of » Magnify

Jeremiah 33:11

a sound of joy and gladness, the voice of the groom and the bride, and the voice of those saying,Praise the Lord of Hosts,
for the Lord is good;
His faithful love endures foreveras they bring thank offerings to the temple of the Lord. For I will restore the fortunes of the land as in former times, says the Lord.

Psalm 107:8

Let them give thanks to the Lord
for His faithful love
and His wonderful works for all humanity.

God, Goodness of » Declared to be » Universal

Psalm 145:9

The Lord is good to everyone;
His compassion rests on all He has made.

God, Goodness of » Manifested » In doing good

Psalm 145:9

The Lord is good to everyone;
His compassion rests on all He has made.

God, Goodness of » Declared to be » Rich

God, Goodness of » Recognize, in his dealings

Ezra 8:18

Since the gracious hand of our God was on us, they brought us Sherebiah—a man of insight from the descendants of Mahli, a descendant of Levi son of Israel—along with his sons and brothers, 18 men,

Nehemiah 2:18

I told them how the gracious hand of my God had been on me, and what the king had said to me.They said, “Let’s start rebuilding,” and they were encouraged to do this good work.

God, Goodness of » Reverence

Hosea 3:5

Afterward, the people of Israel will return and seek the Lord their God and David their king. They will come with awe to the Lord and to His goodness in the last days.

Jeremiah 33:9

This city will bear on My behalf a name of joy, praise, and glory before all the nations of the earth, who will hear of all the good I will do for them. They will tremble with awe because of all the good and all the peace I will bring about for them.

God, Goodness of » Declared to be » Abundant

God, Goodness of » Declared to be » Enduring

Psalm 52:1

For the choir director. A Davidic Maskil. When Doeg the Edomite went and reported to Saul, telling him, “David went to Ahimelech’s house.”Why brag about evil, you hero!
God’s faithful love is constant.

God, Goodness of » Pray for the manifestation of

God, Goodness of » The wicked disregard

Nehemiah 9:35

When they were in their kingdom,
with Your abundant goodness that You gave them,
and in the spacious and fertile land You set before them,
they would not serve You or turn from their wicked ways.

God, Goodness of » Manifested » In providing for the poor

God, Goodness of » Manifested » In supplying temporal wants

God, Goodness of » Urge others to confide in

God, Goodness of » Leads to repentance

God, Goodness of » Despise not

Repentance » We should be led to, by » God, Goodness of

Trust » Encouragements to » God, Goodness of

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