For it was the Holy Spirit’s decision—and ours—to put no greater burden on you than these necessary things:
Then Peter said to Jesus, “Lord, it’s good for us to be here! If You want, I will make three tabernacles here: one for You, one for Moses, and one for Elijah.”
Then Peter said to Jesus, “Rabbi, it’s good for us to be here! Let us make three tabernacles: one for You, one for Moses, and one for Elijah”—
As the two men were departing from Him, Peter said to Jesus, “Master, it’s good for us to be here! Let us make three tabernacles: one for You, one for Moses, and one for Elijah”—not knowing what he said.
You may do whatever seems best to you and your brothers with the rest of the silver and gold, according to the will of your God.
His disciples said to Him, “If the relationship of a man with his wife is like this, it’s better not to marry!”
1 Corinthians 7:26
Therefore I consider this to be good because of the present distress: It is fine for a man to remain as he is.
1 Corinthians 7:1
Now in response to the matters you wrote about: “It is good for a man not to have relations with a woman.”
So Naomi said to her daughter-in-law Ruth, “My daughter, it is good for you to work with his female servants, so that nothing will happen to you in another field.”
1 Corinthians 7:8
I say to the unmarried and to widows: It is good for them if they remain as I am.
1 Corinthians 7:38
So then he who marries his virgin does well, but he who does not marry will do better.
Laban replied, “Better that I give her to you than to some other man. Stay with me.”
How good it is to sing to our God,
for praise is pleasant and lovely.
A psalm. A song for the Sabbath day.It is good to praise Yahweh,
to sing praise to Your name, Most High,
A Davidic song of ascents.How good and pleasant it is
when brothers live together in harmony!
Because of the house of the Lord our God,
I will seek your good.
There is nothing better for man than to eat, drink, and enjoy his work. I have seen that even this is from God’s hand,
I know that there is nothing better for them than to rejoice and enjoy the good life.
And why not say, just as some people slanderously claim we say, “Let us do what is evil so that good may come”? Their condemnation is deserved!