Song of Solomon 6:9
but my dove, my perfect one, is unique. She's unique to her mother, she's pure to the one who gave birth to her. Young women see her and call her blessed, queens and mistresses praise her.
So the king asked, "What honor and distinction was bestowed on Mordecai for this?" The young men who served the king answered, "Nothing was done for him."
After Haman came in, the king asked him, "What should be done for the man whom the king desires to honor?"
Haman told himself, "Whom would the king desire to honor more than me?" Haman answered the king, "For a man whom the king desires to honor,
At that time I will gather you; at that time I will bring you home. Indeed, I will give you a good reputation, making you praiseworthy among all of the people of the world, when I restore your prosperity before your eyes," says the LORD.
2 Corinthians 12:11
I have become a fool. You forced me to be one. Really, I should have been commended by you, for I am not in any way inferior to your "super-apostles," even if I am nothing.
When Pharaoh's officials saw her, they brought her to the attention of Pharaoh and took the woman to Pharaoh's palace.
2 Samuel 1:2
The next day, a man escaped from Saul's camp! With torn clothes and dirty hair, he approached David, fell to the ground, and bowed down to him.
2 Samuel 23:19
He was more well-known than the Three, and became their commander, but he never measured up to the Three.
2 Samuel 23:23
He was well known among the platoons, but he didn't measure up to the Three. David placed him in charge of his security detail.
2 Samuel 23:22
Benaiah did things like this and gained a reputation comparable to the Three warriors.
1 Samuel 2:29
Why, then, do all of you show contempt for my sacrifice and offering that I've commanded for my dwelling? And you honor your sons more than me in order to fatten yourselves from the best of all the offerings of my people Israel.'
The master praised the dishonest servant manager for being so clever, because worldly people are more clever than enlightened people in dealing with their own.
Now I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deaconess in the church at Cenchrea.
He began to teach in their synagogues and was continuously receiving praise from everyone.
All the people began to speak well of him and to wonder at the gracious words that flowed from his mouth. They said, "This is Joseph's son, isn't it?"
1 Corinthians 11:2
I praise you for remembering everything I told you and for holding to the traditions that I passed on to you.
1 Corinthians 16:3
When I arrive, I will send letters along with the men you approve to take your gift to Jerusalem.
1 Timothy 3:10
But they must first be tested. Then, if they prove to be blameless, they may become ministers.
Furthermore, they kept reporting Tobiah's good deeds to me, and kept repeating what I told him. Tobiah kept sending letters to intimidate me.
2 Corinthians 3:1
Are we beginning to recommend ourselves again? Unlike some people, we do not need letters of recommendation to you or from you, do we?
1 Corinthians 11:17
Now I am not praising you in giving you the following instructions. When you gather, it is not for the better but for the worse.
All the king's ministers who were in the king's gate would kneel and bow down to Haman, because the king had commanded that Haman be honored in this way. Mordecai, however, would not kneel and would not bow down.
When Haman saw that Mordecai would not kneel and bow down to him, he flew into a rage.