Song of Solomon 6:9
But my dove, my virtuous one, is unique; she is the favorite of her mother, perfect to the one who gave her birth. Women see her and declare her fortunate; queens and concubines also, and they sing her praises:
The king inquired, "What honor and special recognition have been given to Mordecai for this [act]?" The king's personal attendants replied, "Nothing has been done for him."
Haman entered, and the king asked him, "What should be done for the man the king wants to honor?" Haman thought to himself, "Who is it the king would want to honor more than me?"
Haman told the king, "For the man the king wants to honor:
At that time I will bring you back, yes, at the time I will gather you. I will make you famous and praiseworthy among all the peoples of the earth, when I restore your fortunes before your eyes. Yahweh has spoken.
2 Corinthians 12:11
I have become a fool; you forced it on me. I ought to have been recommended by you, since I am in no way inferior to the "super-apostles," even though I am nothing.
Pharaoh's officials saw her and praised her to Pharaoh, so the woman was taken to Pharaoh's house.
2 Samuel 1:2
On the third day a man with torn clothes and dust on his head came from Saul's camp. When he came to David, he fell to the ground and paid homage.
2 Samuel 23:19
Was he not the most honored of the Three? He became their commander even though he did not become one of the Three.
2 Samuel 23:23
He was the most honored of the Thirty, but he did not become one of the Three. David put him in charge of his bodyguard.
2 Samuel 23:22
These were the exploits of Benaiah son of Jehoiada, who had a reputation among the three warriors.
1 Samuel 2:29
Why, then, do all of you despise My sacrifices and offerings that I require at the place of worship? You have honored your sons more than Me, by making yourselves fat with the best part of all of the offerings of My people Israel.'
"The master praised the unrighteous manager because he had acted astutely. For the sons of this age are more astute than the sons of light [in dealing] with their own people.
I commend to you our sister Phoebe, who is a servant of the church in Cenchreae.
He was teaching in their synagogues, being acclaimed by everyone.
They were all speaking well of Him and were amazed by the gracious words that came from His mouth, yet they said, "Isn't this Joseph's son?"
1 Corinthians 11:2
Now I praise you because you remember me in all things and keep the traditions just as I delivered them to you.
1 Corinthians 16:3
And when I arrive, I will send those whom you recommend by letter to carry your gracious gift to Jerusalem.
1 Timothy 3:10
And they must also be tested first; if they prove blameless, then they can serve as deacons.
These nobles kept mentioning Tobiah's good deeds to me, and they reported my words to him. And Tobiah sent letters to intimidate me.
2 Corinthians 3:1
Are we beginning to commend ourselves again? Or like some, do we need letters of recommendation to you or from you?
1 Corinthians 11:17
Now in giving the following instruction I do not praise you, since you come together not for the better but for the worse.
The entire royal staff at the King's Gate bowed down and paid homage to Haman, because the king had commanded this to be done for him. But Mordecai would not bow down or pay homage.
When Haman saw that Mordecai was not bowing down or paying him homage, he was filled with rage.