'Appropriate' in the Bible
Moses said, "It isn't appropriate to do so; for we shall sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians to Yahweh our God. Behold, shall we sacrifice the abomination of the Egyptians before their eyes, and won't they stone us?
Now because we eat the salt of the palace, and it is not appropriate for us to see the king's dishonor, therefore have we sent and informed the king;
There is one who scatters, and increases yet more. There is one who withholds more than is appropriate, but gains poverty.
Delicate living is not appropriate for a fool, much less for a servant to have rule over princes.
But he answered, "It is not appropriate to take the children's bread and throw it to the dogs."
But Jesus said to her, "Let the children be filled first, for it is not appropriate to take the children's bread and throw it to the dogs."
But it was appropriate to celebrate and be glad, for this, your brother, was dead, and is alive again. He was lost, and is found.'"
The twelve summoned the multitude of the disciples and said, "It is not appropriate for us to forsake the word of God and serve tables.
This I say for your own profit; not that I may ensnare you, but for that which is appropriate, and that you may attend to the Lord without distraction.
Judge for yourselves. Is it appropriate that a woman pray to God unveiled?
If it is appropriate for me to go also, they will go with me.
nor filthiness, nor foolish talking, nor jesting, which are not appropriate; but rather giving of thanks.
We are bound to always give thanks to God for you, brothers, even as it is appropriate, because your faith grows exceedingly, and the love of each and every one of you towards one another abounds;