'Expression' in the Bible
but with Cain and his offering he was not pleased. So Cain became very angry, and his expression was downcast.
Then the Lord said to Cain, "Why are you angry, and why is your expression downcast?
Now the whole earth spoke one language and used the same words (vocabulary).
Jacob saw the expression on Laban's face, and, behold, it was not toward him as before.
and said to them, "I see the expression on your father's face, that it is not toward me as before; but the God of my father has been with me.
She said, "Let your handmaid find favor in your sight." So the woman went her way, and ate; and her facial expression wasn't sad any more.
If I said, “I will forget my complaint,change my expression, and smile,”
“I am disgusted with my life and loathe it!I will give free expression to my complaint;I will speak in the bitterness of my soul.
If I had said, “I will say this,” [and expressed my feelings],I would have betrayed the generation of Your children.
to understand a proverb and an expression, words of wisdom and their riddles.
So she grabbed him and kissed him, and with a bold expression she said to him,
The expression of their faces bears witness against them,And they display their sin like Sodom;They do not even conceal it.Woe to them!For they have brought evil on themselves.
Then Nebuchadnezzar was filled with rage, and the expression on his face changed toward Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego. He gave orders to heat the furnace seven times more than was customary,
While the king watched the back of the hand as it was writing, his facial expression changed. Utterly frightened, he lost control of his own bowels and his knees knocked together.
So King Belshazzar became even more frightened, and his facial expression showed it. His officials also were thrown into confusion.
Hearing the voices of the king and his officials, the queen entered the banquet hall. "Your majesty, live forever," the queen said. "Don't be frightened by your thoughts or allow your facial expression to show it.
Jesus replied to him, “It is written and forever remains written, ‘Man shall not live by bread alone.’”
lying in wait to catch some unguarded expression from His lips.
So, after impatiently watching their opportunity, they sent spies who were to act the part of good and honest men, that they might fasten on some expression of His, so as to hand Him over to the ruling power and the Governor's authority.
And they were all filled [that is, diffused throughout their being] with the Holy Spirit and began to speak in other tongues (different languages), as the Spirit was giving them the ability to speak out [clearly and appropriately].
unless it was in that one expression which I made use of when I shouted out as I stood among them, "'The resurrection of the dead is the thing about which I am on my trial before you to-day.'"
an instructor of the ignorant, a teacher of the immature, having the full expression of knowledge and truth in the law—
But God's free gift immeasurably outweighs the transgression. For if through the transgression of the one individual the mass of mankind have died, infinitely greater is the generosity with which God's grace, and the gift given in His grace which found expression in the one man Jesus Christ, have been bestowed on the mass of mankind.
A man ought not have his head covered [during worship], since he is the image and [reflected] glory of God; but the woman is [the expression of] man’s glory.
There are, I suppose, a great many kinds of languages in the world [unknown to us], and none is lacking in meaning.
(Now this expression, “He ascended,” what does it mean except that He also had descended into the lower parts of the earth?
For in Him all the fullness of Deity (the Godhead) dwells in bodily form [completely expressing the divine essence of God].
Servants, in everything obey those who are your masters on earth, not only with external service, as those who merely please people, but with sincerity of heart because of your fear of the Lord.
The Son is the radiance of God’s glory and the exact expression of His nature, sustaining all things by His powerful word. After making purification for sins, He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high.
This expression, “Yet once more,” indicates the removal of what can be shaken—that is, created things—so that what is not shaken might remain.
Therefore, rid yourselves of everything impure and every expression of wickedness, and with a gentle spirit welcome the word planted in you that can save your souls.
You see that [his] faith was working together with his works, and as a result of the works, his faith was completed [reaching its maturity when he expressed his faith through obedience].
Then I saw another marvel in Heaven, great and wonderful--there were seven angels bringing seven plagues. These are the last plagues, because in them God's anger has found full expression.
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