'Greeting' in the Bible
But when his brothers saw that their father loved [Joseph] more than all of his brothers, they hated him and could not say, Peace [in friendly greeting] to him or speak peaceably to him.
"As you enter the house, give it your greeting.
"If the house is worthy, give it your blessing of peace. But if it is not worthy, take back your blessing of peace.
But she was deeply troubled by this statement, wondering what kind of greeting this could be.
When Elizabeth heard Mary's greeting, the baby leaped inside her, and Elizabeth was filled with the Holy Spirit.
For you see, when the sound of your greeting reached my ears, the baby leaped for joy inside me!
You gave me no kiss of greeting, but from the time I entered she has not stopped kissing my feet.
If a peaceful person lives there, your greeting of peace will remain with him. But if that's not the case, your greeting will come back to you.
And they wrote letters by them after this manner; The apostles and elders and brethren send greeting unto the brethren which are of the Gentiles in Antioch and Syria and Cilicia:
After staying there for some time, they were sent back with a greeting from the brothers to those who had sent them.
And when he had landed at Caesarea and gone up to Jerusalem and after greeting the congregation , he went down to Antioch.
When we had finished the voyage from Tyre, we arrived at Ptolemais, and after greeting the brethren, we stayed with them for a day.
After greeting them, he related one by one what God did among the Gentiles through his ministry.
Claudius Lysias unto the most excellent governor Felix sendeth greeting.
This greeting is in my own hand-Paul.
Aristarchus my fellow prisoner sends greeting to you, and so does Barnabas's cousin Mark. You have received instructions as to him; if he comes to you, give him a welcome.
Jesus, called Justus, also sends greeting. These three are Hebrew converts. They alone among such have worked loyally with me for the Kingdom of God--they are men who have been a comfort to me.
This greeting is in my own hand-Paul. Remember my imprisonment. Grace be with you.
This greeting is in my own hand-Paul. This is a sign in every letter; this is how I write.
Every one here sends you greeting. Greet the believers who hold us dear. May grace be with you all.
By faith Rahab the prostitute did not die with those who were disobedient, because she had welcomed the spies with a greeting of peace.
James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, to the twelve tribes which are scattered abroad, greeting.
If anyone comes to you and does not bring this teaching, do not receive him into your house, and do not give him a greeting;