'Boast' in the Bible
And the king of Israel answereth and saith, 'Speak ye: let not him who is girding on boast himself as him who is loosing his armour.'
Boast yourselves in His holy name, Rejoice doth the heart of those seeking Jehovah.
Thou hast said, Lo, I have smitten Edom; and thy heart hath lifted thee up to boast; now, abide in thy house, why dost thou stir thyself up in evil, that thou hast fallen, thou, and Judah with thee?'
In Jehovah doth my soul boast herself, Hear do the humble and rejoice.
And the king doth rejoice in God, Boast himself doth every one swearing by Him, But stopped is the mouth of those speaking lies!
The righteous doth rejoice in Jehovah, And hath trusted in Him, And boast themselves do all the upright of heart!
They utter -- they speak an old saw, All working iniquity do boast themselves.
Boast yourselves in His Holy Name, The heart of those seeking Jehovah rejoiceth.
To look on the good of Thy chosen ones, To rejoice in the joy of Thy nation, To boast myself with Thine inheritance.
Boast not thyself of to-morrow, For thou knowest not what a day bringeth forth.
The grace is false, and the beauty is vain, A woman fearing Jehovah, she may boast herself.
Thou winnowest them, and a wind lifteth them up, And a whirlwind scattereth them, And thou -- thou rejoicest in Jehovah, In the Holy One of Israel dost boast thyself.
In Jehovah are all the seed of Israel justified, And they boast themselves.'
And ye are called 'Priests of Jehovah,' 'Ministers of our God,' is said of you, The strength of nations ye consume, And in their honour ye do boast yourselves.
And thou hast sworn -- Jehovah liveth, In truth, in judgment, and in righteousness, And blessed themselves in Him have nations, And in Him they boast themselves.
Thus said Jehovah: Let not the wise boast himself in his wisdom, Nor let the mighty boast himself in his might, Let not the rich boast himself in his riches,
But -- in this let the boaster boast himself, In understanding and knowing Me, For I am Jehovah, doing kindness, Judgment, and righteousness, in the earth, For in these I have delighted, An affirmation of Jehovah.
Go up, ye horses; and boast yourselves, ye chariots, And go forth, ye mighty, Cush and Phut handling the shield, And Lud handling -- treading the bow.
What -- dost thou boast thyself in valleys? Flowed hath thy valley, O backsliding daughter, Who is trusting in her treasures: Who doth come in unto me?
A sword is on her waters, and they have been dried up, For it is a land of graven images, And in idols they do boast themselves.
A golden cup is Babylon in the hand of Jehovah, Making drunk all the earth, Of its wine drunk have nations, Therefore boast themselves do nations.
Lo, thou art named a Jew, and dost rest upon the law, and dost boast in God,
thou who in the law dost boast, through the transgression of the law God dost thou dishonour?
for if Abraham by works was declared righteous, he hath to boast -- but not before God;
through whom also we have the access by the faith into this grace in which we have stood, and we boast on the hope of the glory of God.
And not only so, but we also boast in the tribulations, knowing that the tribulation doth work endurance;
do not boast against the branches; and if thou dost boast, thou dost not bear the root, but the root thee!
for I have known your readiness of mind, which in your behalf I boast of to Macedonians, that Achaia hath been prepared a year ago, and the zeal of you did stir up the more part,
for even if also anything more abundantly I shall boast concerning our authority, that the Lord gave us for building up, and not for casting you down, I shall not be ashamed;
and we in regard to the unmeasured things will not boast ourselves, but after the measure of the line that the God of measure did appoint to us -- to reach even unto you;
in the places beyond you to proclaim good news, not in another's line in regard to the things made ready, to boast;
and he who is boasting -- in the Lord let him boast;
and what I do, I also will do, that I may cut off the occasion of those wishing an occasion, that in that which they boast they may be found according as we also;
Again I say, may no one think me to be a fool; and if otherwise, even as a fool receive me, that I also a little may boast.
since many boast according to the flesh, I also will boast:
if to boast it behoveth me, of the things of my infirmity I will boast;
To boast, really, is not profitable for me, for I will come to visions and revelations of the Lord.
Of such an one I will boast, and of myself I will not boast, except in my infirmities,
for if I may wish to boast, I shall not be a fool, for truth I will say; but I forebear, lest any one in regard to me may think anything above what he doth see me, or doth hear anything of me;
and He said to me, 'Sufficient for thee is My grace, for My power in infirmity is perfected;' most gladly, therefore, will I rather boast in my infirmities, that the power of the Christ may rest on me:
not of works, that no one may boast;
so also the tongue is a little member, and doth boast greatly; lo, a little fire how much wood it doth kindle!