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15 Bible Verses about Salutations

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Luke 1:41-44

and as soon as Elizabeth heard Mary's greeting, the babe leapt within her. And Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit, and uttered a loud cry of joy. "Blest among women are you," she said, "and the offspring of your body is blest! But why is this honour done me, that the mother of my Lord should come to me?read more.
For, the moment your greeting reached my ears, the babe within me leapt for joy.

Matthew 28:9

And then suddenly they saw Jesus coming to meet them. "Peace be to you," He said. And they came and clasped His feet, bowing to the ground before Him.

Luke 1:28

So Gabriel went into the house and said to her, "Joy be to you, favoured one! the Lord is with you."

Matthew 26:49

So he went straight to Jesus and said, "Peace to you, Rabbi!" And he kissed Him eagerly.

Romans 16:16

Salute one another with a holy kiss. All the Churches of Christ send greetings to you.

Mark 5:22

when there came one of the Wardens of the Synagogue--he was called Jair--who, on beholding Him, threw himself at His feet,

1 Corinthians 16:21

The final greeting of me--Paul--with my own hand.

2 Corinthians 13:13

All God's people here send greetings to you.

Colossians 4:18

I Paul add with my own hand this final greeting. Be mindful of me in my imprisonment. Grace be with you.

Philippians 4:21

My Christian greetings to every one of God's people. The brethren who are with me send their greetings.

2 Thessalonians 3:17

I Paul add the greeting with my own hand, which is the credential in every letter of mine.

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Salutations » By bowing

Mark 5:22

when there came one of the Wardens of the Synagogue--he was called Jair--who, on beholding Him, threw himself at His feet,

Salutations » Examples of

Matthew 28:9

And then suddenly they saw Jesus coming to meet them. "Peace be to you," He said. And they came and clasped His feet, bowing to the ground before Him.

Luke 1:28

So Gabriel went into the house and said to her, "Joy be to you, favoured one! the Lord is with you."

Salutations » Often sent by letter

Romans 16:21-23

Timothy, my fellow worker, sends you greetings, and so do my countrymen Lucius, Jason and Sosipater. I, Tertius, who write this letter, send you Christian greetings. Gaius, my host, who is also the host of the whole Church, greets you. So do Erastus, the treasurer of the city, and Quartus our brother.

1 Corinthians 16:21

The final greeting of me--Paul--with my own hand.

Colossians 4:18

I Paul add with my own hand this final greeting. Be mindful of me in my imprisonment. Grace be with you.

2 Thessalonians 3:17

I Paul add the greeting with my own hand, which is the credential in every letter of mine.

Salutations » By letter

2 John 1:13

The children of your elect sister send greetings to you.

3 John 1:14

But I hope to see you very soon, and then we will speak face to face. Peace be with you. Our friends send greetings to you. Greet our friends individually.

1 Corinthians 16:21

The final greeting of me--Paul--with my own hand.

Colossians 4:18

I Paul add with my own hand this final greeting. Be mindful of me in my imprisonment. Grace be with you.

2 Thessalonians 3:17

I Paul add the greeting with my own hand, which is the credential in every letter of mine.

Salutations » Of affection

Romans 16:16

Salute one another with a holy kiss. All the Churches of Christ send greetings to you.

Salutations » Were given » On entering a house

Luke 1:40-41

Here she came to the house of Zechariah and greeted Elizabeth; and as soon as Elizabeth heard Mary's greeting, the babe leapt within her. And Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit,

Luke 1:44

For, the moment your greeting reached my ears, the babe within me leapt for joy.

Salutations » Often sent through messengers

Salutations » Often accompanied by » Falling prostrate on the ground

Luke 8:41

Just then there came a man named Jair, a Warden of the Synagogue, who threw himself at the feet of Jesus, and entreated Him to come to his house;

Salutations » Often accompanied by » Embracing and kissing the feet

Luke 7:38

and, standing behind close to His feet, weeping, began to wet His feet with her tears; and with her hair she wiped the tears away again, while she lovingly kissed His feet and poured the perfume over them.

Matthew 28:9

And then suddenly they saw Jesus coming to meet them. "Peace be to you," He said. And they came and clasped His feet, bowing to the ground before Him.

Luke 7:45

No kiss did you give me; but she from the moment I came in has not left off tenderly kissing my feet.

Salutations » Often accompanied by » Falling on the neck and kissing

Salutations » Often perfidious

Matthew 26:49

So he went straight to Jesus and said, "Peace to you, Rabbi!" And he kissed Him eagerly.

Salutations » Antiquity of

Salutations » Given to Christ in derision

Matthew 27:29

They twisted a wreath of thorny twigs and put it on His head, and they put a sceptre of cane in His right hand, and kneeling to Him they shouted in mockery, "Long live the King of the Jews!"

Mark 15:18

and went on to salute Him with shouts of "Long live the King of the Jews."

Salutations » Often accompanied by » Kissing the dust

Salutations » Expressions used as » Hail

Luke 1:28

So Gabriel went into the house and said to her, "Joy be to you, favoured one! the Lord is with you."

Matthew 26:49

So he went straight to Jesus and said, "Peace to you, Rabbi!" And he kissed Him eagerly.

Salutations » Persons in haste excused from giving or receiving

Luke 10:24

For I tell you that many Prophets and kings have desired to see the things you see, and have not seen them, and to hear the things you hear, and have not heard them."

Salutations » The pharisees condemned for seeking, in public

Mark 12:38

Moreover in the course of His teaching He said, "Be on your guard against the Scribes who like to walk about in long robes and to be bowed to in places of public resort,

Matthew 23:7

and like to be bowed to in places of public resort, and to be addressed by men as 'Rabbi.'

Salutations » By kissing

Matthew 26:49

So he went straight to Jesus and said, "Peace to you, Rabbi!" And he kissed Him eagerly.

Salutations » Were given » By all passers-by

Salutations » Expressions used as » Blessed be thou of the lord

Salutations » Were given » By brethren to each other

Salutations » Were given » By superiors to inferiors

Salutations » Often accompanied by » Laying hold of the beard with the right hand, &c

Salutations » Often accompanied by » Touching the hem of the garment

Matthew 14:36

and they entreated Him that they might but touch the tassel of His outer garment; and all who did so were restored to perfect health.

Salutations » Expressions used as » Peace to thee, and peace to thine house, and peace unto all that thou hast

Salutations » Expressions used as » God be gracious unto thee

Salutations » Expressions used as » Art thou in health?

Salutations » Often accompanied by » Bowing frequently to the ground

Salutations » Expressions used as » Peace be with thee

Salutations » Expressions used as » All hail

Matthew 28:9

And then suddenly they saw Jesus coming to meet them. "Peace be to you," He said. And they came and clasped His feet, bowing to the ground before Him.

Salutations » Were given » By inferiors to their superiors

Salutations » The jews condemned for giving, only to their countrymen

Matthew 5:47

And if you salute only your near relatives, what praise is due to you? Do not even the Gentiles do the same?

Salutations » Expressions used as » The blessing of the lord be upon you, we bless you in the name of the lord

Salutations » Denied to persons of bad character

2 John 1:10

If any one who comes to you does not bring this teaching, do not receive him under your roof nor bid him Farewell.

Salutations » Expressions used as » Peace be to this house

Salutations » Peace to you (hebrew: shalomleka)

Salutations » Expressions used as » The lord be with you

Salutations » Expressions used as » The lord bless thee

Salutations » Addresses in » may God be gracious to you,

Salutations » Are you well, my brother?

Salutations » Peace (hebrew: shalom)

Salutations » Hail, master!

Matthew 26:49

So he went straight to Jesus and said, "Peace to you, Rabbi!" And he kissed Him eagerly.

Salutations » Addresses in » my lords,

Salutations » Peace (hebrew: shalom) to this house,

Salutations » All hail

Matthew 28:9

And then suddenly they saw Jesus coming to meet them. "Peace be to you," He said. And they came and clasped His feet, bowing to the ground before Him.

Salutations » From a master to his servants, "may the lord be with you,"

Salutations » Servants to their masters, "may the lord bless you,"