14 Bible Verses about Internal Adornment
Most Relevant Verses
Let your beauty not be external -- the braiding of hair and wearing of gold jewelry or fine clothes -- but the inner person of the heart, the lasting beauty of a gentle and tranquil spirit, which is precious in God's sight.
Likewise the women are to dress in suitable apparel, with modesty and self-control. Their adornment must not be with braided hair and gold or pearls or expensive clothing,
She is more precious than rubies, and none of the things you desire can compare with her.
For wisdom is better than rubies, and desirable things cannot be compared to her.
So they will give life to you, and grace to adorn your neck.
There is gold, and an abundance of rubies, but words of knowledge are like a precious jewel.
For they will be like an elegant garland on your head, and like pendants around your neck.
Like an earring of gold and an ornament of fine gold, so is a wise reprover to the ear of the one who listens.
I will greatly rejoice in the Lord; I will be overjoyed because of my God. For he clothes me in garments of deliverance; he puts on me a robe symbolizing vindication. I look like a bridegroom when he wears a turban as a priest would; I look like a bride when she puts on her jewelry.
to strengthen those who mourn in Zion, by giving them a turban, instead of ashes, oil symbolizing joy, instead of mourning, a garment symbolizing praise, instead of discouragement. They will be called oaks of righteousness, trees planted by the Lord to reveal his splendor.
not pilfering, but showing all good faith, in order to bring credit to the teaching of God our Savior in everything.
For in the same way the holy women who hoped in God long ago adorned themselves by being subject to their husbands,
And I saw the holy city -- the new Jerusalem -- descending out of heaven from God, made ready like a bride adorned for her husband.
Arrogance is their necklace, and violence their clothing.
- Adornment (12 instances)
- Internal (18 instances)