The Honourable Will Be Honoured

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Psalm 15:4

In whose eyes a vile person is despised, but he who honors those who fear the Lord (who revere and worship Him); who swears to his own hurt and does not change;

Psalm 37:34

Wait for and expect the Lord and keep and heed His way, and He will exalt you to inherit the land; [in the end] when the wicked are cut off, you shall see it.

Judges 9:9

But the olive tree said to them, Should I leave my fatness, by which God and man are honored, and go to wave over the trees?

Esther 1:20

So when the king's decree is made and proclaimed throughout all his kingdom, extensive as it is, all wives will give honor to their husbands, high and low.

Psalm 112:9

He has distributed freely [he has given to the poor and needy]; his righteousness (uprightness and right standing with God) endures forever; his horn shall be exalted in honor.

Daniel 11:39

And he shall deal with the strongest fortresses by the help of a foreign god. Those who acknowledge him he shall magnify with glory and honor, and he shall cause them to rule over many and shall divide the land for a price.

Job 14:21

His sons come to honor, and he knows it not; they are brought low, and he perceives it not.

Psalm 113:8

That He may seat them with princes, even with the princes of His people.

Proverbs 3:35

The wise shall inherit glory (all honor and good) but shame is the highest rank conferred on [self-confident] fools.

Zechariah 12:7

And the Lord shall save and give victory to the tents of Judah first, that the glory of the house of David and the glory of the inhabitants of Jerusalem may not be magnified and exalted above Judah.

Proverbs 27:18

Whoever tends the fig tree shall eat its fruit; so he who patiently and faithfully guards and heeds his master shall be honored.

Proverbs 26:1

Like snow in summer and like rain in harvest, so honor is not fitting for a [self-confident] fool.

Proverbs 26:8

Like he who binds a stone in a sling, so is he who gives honor to a [self-confident] fool.

Matthew 15:6

So for the sake of your tradition (the rules handed down by your forefathers), you have set aside the Word of God [depriving it of force and authority and making it of no effect].

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