I rejoice at thy spoken word, as one that finds great spoil.
The statutes of the LORD are right, rejoicing the heart; the commandment of the LORD is pure, enlightening the eyes.
I have taken thy testimonies as a heritage for ever; for they are the rejoicing of my heart.
Thy words were found, and I ate them; and thy word was unto me the joy and rejoicing of my heart: for thy name was called upon me, O LORD God of the hosts.
But he that was planted in stony places, the same is he that hears the word and receives it immediately with joy;
And likewise these are those who are sown on stony ground, who when they have heard the word immediately receive it with gladness
Those on the rock are those that when they hear, receive the word with joy, but these have no root, who for a while believe and in time of temptation fall away.
ALEPH. Blessed are those who walk in the perfect way, who walk in the law of the LORD.
1 Kings 5:7
And it came to pass, when Hiram heard the words of Solomon, that he rejoiced greatly and said, Blessed be the LORD this day, who has given unto David a wise son over this great people.
But the angel said unto them, Fear not; for, behold, I bring you a gospel of great joy, which shall be to all the people.
What then? notwithstanding, every way, whether in pretense, or in truth, Christ is preached, and I therein do rejoice, and will even rejoice.