40 Bible Verses about recognition
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When they saw the boldness of Peter and John, and discovered that they were uneducated and ordinary men, they were amazed and recognized these men had been with Jesus.
For there must in fact be divisions among you, so that those of you who are approved may be evident.
"Be careful not to display your righteousness merely to be seen by people. Otherwise you have no reward with your Father in heaven.
Honor widows who are truly in need.
For they refreshed my spirit and yours. So then, recognize people like this.
Now we ask you, brothers and sisters, to acknowledge those who labor among you and preside over you in the Lord and admonish you,
By this you know the Spirit of God: Every spirit that confesses Jesus as the Christ who has come in the flesh is from God,
And what I am doing I will continue to do, so that I may eliminate any opportunity for those who want a chance to be regarded as our equals in the things they boast about.
For the one who eats and drinks without careful regard for the body eats and drinks judgment against himself.
At this point their eyes were opened and they recognized him. Then he vanished out of their sight.
For no one who seeks to make a reputation for himself does anything in secret. If you are doing these things, show yourself to the world."
When she had said this, she turned around and saw Jesus standing there, but she did not know that it was Jesus.
And he added, "I tell you the truth, no prophet is acceptable in his hometown.
Thus whenever you do charitable giving, do not blow a trumpet before you, as the hypocrites do in synagogues and on streets so that people will praise them. I tell you the truth, they have their reward.
(but their eyes were kept from recognizing him).
I pray that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of glory, may give you spiritual wisdom and revelation in your growing knowledge of him,
so that your gift may be in secret. And your Father, who sees in secret, will reward you.
If anyone considers himself a prophet or spiritual person, he should acknowledge that what I write to you is the Lord's command.
(just as many were horrified by the sight of you) he was so disfigured he no longer looked like a man;
My sheep listen to my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.
When the people there recognized him, they sent word into all the surrounding area, and they brought all their sick to him.
But the evil spirit replied to them, "I know about Jesus and I am acquainted with Paul, but who are you?"
But many saw them leaving and recognized them, and they hurried on foot from all the towns and arrived there ahead of them.
I pray that the faith you share with us may deepen your understanding of every blessing that belongs to you in Christ.
You yourselves are our letter, written on our hearts, known and read by everyone,
By faith, when he grew up, Moses refused to be called the son of Pharaoh's daughter,
Look to the right and see! No one cares about me. I have nowhere to run; no one is concerned about my life.
When it was already very early morning, Jesus stood on the beach, but the disciples did not know that it was Jesus.
and elaborate greetings in the marketplaces, and to have people call them 'Rabbi.'
Jesus called them and said to them, "You know that those who are recognized as rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and those in high positions use their authority over them.
Above all, you do well if you recognize this: No prophecy of scripture ever comes about by the prophet's own imagination,
They will demolish you -- you and your children within your walls -- and they will not leave within you one stone on top of another, because you did not recognize the time of your visitation from God."
For they loved praise from men more than praise from God.
"I do not accept praise from people,
Woe to you Pharisees! You love the best seats in the synagogues and elaborate greetings in the marketplaces!
as unknown, and yet well-known; as dying and yet -- see! -- we continue to live; as those who are scourged and yet not executed;
He humbled himself, by becoming obedient to the point of death -- even death on a cross!
But from those who were influential (whatever they were makes no difference to me; God shows no favoritism between people) -- those influential leaders added nothing to my message.
However, a poor but wise man lived in the city, and he could have delivered the city by his wisdom, but no one listened to that poor man.
Then they told what had happened on the road, and how they recognized him when he broke the bread.