For thou, O LORD, hast made me glad with thy work; I will delight in the works of thy hands.
And Leah said, Blessed am I, for the daughters will call me blessed; and she called his name Asher.
1 Kings 8:66
On the eighth day he sent the people away, and they, blessing the king, went unto their tents joyful and glad of heart for all the goodness that the LORD had done unto David, his slave, and unto Israel his people.
The righteous shall see it and rejoice, and all iniquity shall stop her mouth.
But many of the priests and Levites and of the heads of the fathers, who were ancient men that had seen the first house, as the foundation of this house was laid before their eyes, wept with a loud voice while many shouted aloud for joy:
Also that day they offered great sacrifices and rejoiced, for God had made them rejoice with great joy; the women also and the children rejoiced, so that the joy of Jerusalem was heard even afar off.
and kept the feast of unleavened bread seven days with joy; for the LORD had made them joyful and turned the heart of the king of Assyria unto them, to strengthen their hands in the work of the house of God, the God of Israel.
Happy is he who has the God of Jacob for his help, whose hope is in the LORD his God;
1 Timothy 6:17
Charge those that are rich in this world, that they not be highminded, not placing their hope in uncertain riches, but in the living God, who gives us richly all things to enjoy;
And as he said these things, all his adversaries were ashamed, but all the people rejoiced for all the glorious things that were done by him.
that I may come unto you with joy by the will of God and may be refreshed together with you.
And Jethro rejoiced for all the goodness which the LORD had done to Israel, whom he had delivered out of the hand of the Egyptians.
Sing, O daughter of Zion; shout with joy O Israel; be glad and rejoice with all thy heart, O daughter of Jerusalem.
Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout with joy, O daughter of Jerusalem; behold, thy King shall come unto thee: just, and a saviour; humble, and riding upon an ass, even upon a colt the foal of an ass.
Then the anger of the LORD was kindled against Moses, and he said, Do I not know thy brother Aaron, the Levite, and that he can speak well? And also, behold, he comes forth to meet thee, and when he sees thee, he will be glad in his heart.
1 Kings 1:40
Afterward all the people came up following him, and the people sang with flutes and rejoiced with great joy so that it seemed the earth rent with the sound of them.
2 Kings 11:14
and when she looked, behold, the king stood by the pillar, as was his right, and the princes and the trumpeters by the king, and all the people of the land rejoiced and blew with trumpets. Then Athaliah rent her clothes and cried, Treason, Treason.
2 Kings 11:20
And all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was at rest after they slew Athaliah with the sword beside the king's house.
1 Kings 10:8
Blessed are thy men, blessed are these thy slaves, who stand continually before thee and that hear thy wisdom.
The Jews had light and gladness and joy and honour.
And in each province and in each city wherever the king's commandment and his decree came, the Jews had joy and gladness, a banquet and a good day. And many of the people of the land became Jews, for the fear of the Jews fell upon them.
as the days in which the Jews had rest from their enemies and the month which was turned unto them from sorrow to joy and from mourning into a good day, that they should make them days of banquet and joy and of sending portions one to another and gifts to the poor.
The king shall joy in thy strength, O LORD; and in thy saving health how greatly shall he rejoice!
And her neighbours and her relatives heard how the Lord had showed great mercy upon her, and they rejoiced with her.
And he made haste and came down and received him joyfully.
And as they were not believing him yet for joy and wondering, he said unto them, Have ye here any food?
He that has the bride is the bridegroom, but the friend of the bridegroom, who stands and hears him, rejoices greatly because of the bridegroom's voice; this my joy therefore is fulfilled.
Ye have heard how I said unto you, I go away and come again unto you. If ye loved me, ye would rejoice because I said, I go unto the Father; for my Father is greater than I.
And they, continuing daily with one accord in the temple and breaking bread from house to house, they ate their food together with gladness and singleness of heart,
Who, when he came and had seen the grace of God, was glad and exhorted them all to remain in their purpose of heart in the Lord.