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Theasaurus: Honour

48 Bible Verses about honour

Most Relevant Verses

Proverbs 8:19

My fruit is better than gold, better than even refined gold, and my benefit surpasses the purest silver.

Proverbs 3:17

Her ways are pleasant ways, and all her paths are peaceful.

Psalm 49:20

Humanity, despite its conceit, does not understand that it will perish, just like the animals. A song of Asaph.

Proverbs 4:8

Prize her and she will exalt you. Indeed, if you embrace her, she will honor you.

Revelation 7:12

saying, "Amen! Praise, glory, wisdom, thanks, honor, power, and strength be to our God forever and ever! Amen!"

1 Samuel 2:30

"Therefore, the LORD God of Israel has declared, "I did, in fact, say that your family and your ancestor's family would walk before me forever,' but now the LORD declares, "Far be it from me! The one who honors me I'll honor, and the one who despises me is to be treated with contempt.

Revelation 5:13

I heard every creature in heaven, on earth, under the earth, and on the sea, and everything that is in them, saying, "To the one who sits on the throne and to the lamb be praise, honor, glory, and power forever and ever!"

Malachi 1:6

"A son honors his father and a servant his master. So if I'm a father, where is my honor? And if I'm a master, where is my respect?" says the LORD of the Heavenly Armies to you priests who are despising my name. "But you ask, "How have we despised your name?'

Psalm 66:2

Sing praise about the glory of his name. Make his praise glorious.

Deuteronomy 26:19

so he may elevate you far above all the nations that he has made. Then you will live to the praise, fame, and glory of God, and so be a nation that is holy to the LORD your God, as he has promised."

1 Corinthians 12:23

and the parts of the body that we think are less honorable are treated with special honor, and we make our less attractive parts more attractive.

Psalm 149:9

and executing the judgment written against them. This is honor for all the ones he loves. Hallelujah!

John 5:23

so that everyone may honor the Son as they honor the Father. Whoever does not honor the Son does not honor the Father who sent him.

2 Timothy 2:20

In a large house there are not only utensils made of gold and silver, but also those made of wood and clay. Some are for special use, while others are for ordinary use.

Romans 9:21

A potter has the right to do what he wants to with his clay, doesn't he? He can make something for a special occasion or something for ordinary use from the same lump of clay.

From Thematic Bible


Honour » Due to God

Honour » Earthly » Wisdom and virtue lead to

Romans 2:10

But there will be glory, honor, and peace for everyone who practices doing good, initially for Jews but also for Greeks as well,

Honour » Earthly » Offered as a bribe

1 Chronicles 29:28

He died at a good old age, having lived a full life, replete with riches and honor, and with his son Solomon reigning in his place.

Numbers 22:17

I'm determined to reward you generously, and I'll do everything you tell me to do. So come right away and curse this people for me.'"

2 Chronicles 17:5

Therefore the LORD secured Jehoshaphat's kingdom under his control, with all of Judah paying him tribute, and Jehoshaphat became very wealthy and greatly respected.

2 Chronicles 32:27

Hezekiah received immense wealth and honor. He built treasuries for himself to store silver, gold, precious stones, spices, shields, and all sorts of valuable items,

Honour » Examples of » From God

1 Kings 3:13

I'm also giving you what you haven't requested: both riches and honor, so that no other king will be comparable to you during your lifetime.

Ecclesiastes 6:2

a man to whom God gives wealth, riches, and honor, so that he lacks none of his heart's desires but God does not give him the capability to enjoy them. Instead, a stranger consumes them. This is pointless and a grievous affliction.

Daniel 5:18

Your majesty, the Most High God gave your grandfather Nebuchadnezzar sovereignty, as well as greatness, glory, and splendor.

Honour » Due to religious leaders

Honour » Earthly » Given to Christ

Luke 4:15

He began to teach in their synagogues and was continuously receiving praise from everyone.

Mark 11:8

Many people spread their coats on the road, while others spread leafy branches that they had cut in the fields.

Luke 19:35

Then they brought the colt to Jesus and put their coats on it, and Jesus sat upon it.

John 12:13

So they took branches of palm trees and went out to meet him, shouting, "Hosanna! How blessed is the one who comes in the name of the Lord, the King of Israel!"

Revelation 5:13

I heard every creature in heaven, on earth, under the earth, and on the sea, and everything that is in them, saying, "To the one who sits on the throne and to the lamb be praise, honor, glory, and power forever and ever!"

Honour » Due the aged

Job 32:6

Barachel's son Elihu from Buz responded and said: "I'm younger than you are. Because you're older, I was terrified to tell you what I know.

1 Timothy 5:1-2

Never speak harshly to an older man, but appeal to him as if he were your father. Treat younger men like brothers, older women like mothers, and younger women like sisters, with absolute purity.

Honour » Examples of » Jesus

John 19:25-26

Meanwhile, standing near Jesus' cross were his mother, his mother's sister, Mary the wife of Clopas, and Mary Magdalene. When Jesus saw his mother and the disciple whom he kept loving standing there, he told his mother, "Dear lady, here is your son."

Honour » Examples of » Sons of jonadab

Jeremiah 35:8

We have obeyed everything that our ancestor, Rechab's son Jonadab, commanded us. So we, our wives, our sons, and our daughters have drunk no wine all our lives,

Honour » Examples of » Elisha

1 Kings 19:20

He abandoned the oxen, ran off to follow Elijah, and asked him, "Please, let me kiss my mother and father good-bye, and then I'll come after you." "Go back again," Elijah replied. "What have I done to you?"

Honour » Examples of » Joseph

Genesis 41:12

There was a Hebrew young man incarcerated with us, who was also working as a servant to the captain of the bodyguard.

Honour » Examples of » David

1 Samuel 22:3

David went from there to Mizpah of Moab, and he told the king of Moab, "Please let my father and mother come and stay with you until I know what God is going to do for me."

Honour » Examples of » Solomon

1 Kings 2:19

So Bathsheba went to talk to King Solomon for Adonijah. The king rose to meet her, bowed to her, and sat down on his throne. He ordered a throne be set in place for his mother. She sat on a throne to his right

Honour » Earthly » Transitory

Honour » Earthly » A king's gift

Daniel 2:6

But if you do relate the dream to me as well as its meaning, you'll receive gifts, rewards, and great honor from me. Therefore reveal the dream to me, along with its meaning."

Honour » Earthly » A hindrance to faith

Honour » Earthly » A tribute to success or wealth

Job 29:8

The young men would see me and withdraw, and the aged would rise and stand.

Topics on Honour

Honour The Honourable

2;20;12

"Honor your father and your mother, so that you may live long in the land that the LORD your God is giving you.

Losing Honour

18;19;9

"He has stripped me of my honor; he has stolen the crown off my head!

People Have Honour

19;8;5

You made him a little less than divine, but you crowned him with glory and honor.

Seeking Honour

20;25;27

To eat too much honey isn't good; and neither is it honorable to seek one's own glory.

Source Of Honour

20;3;16

Long life is in her right hand, and in her left are riches and honor.

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