'Joyful' in the Bible
Seven days shalt thou hold a feast to Jehovah thy God in the place which Jehovah will choose; for Jehovah thy God will bless thee in all thy produce, and in all the work of thy hands, and thou shalt be wholly joyful.
On the eighth day he sent the people away; and they blessed the king, and went to their tents, joyful and glad of heart for all the goodness that Jehovah had done to David his servant, and to Israel his people.
And on the three and twentieth day of the seventh month he sent the people away to their tents, joyful and glad of heart for the goodness that Jehovah had done to David and to Solomon, and to Israel his people.
and they kept the feast of unleavened bread seven days with joy; for Jehovah had made them joyful, and turned the heart of the king of Assyria to them, to strengthen their hands in the work of the house of God, the God of Israel.
And Haman went forth that day joyful and glad of heart; but when Haman saw Mordecai in the king's gate, that he stood not up nor moved for him, he was full of fury against Mordecai.
Behold, let that night be barren; let no joyful sound come therein;
That I may declare all thy praise in the gates of the daughter of Zion. I will be joyful in thy salvation.
Lest mine enemy say, I have prevailed against him! lest mine adversaries be joyful when I am moved.
As for me, I have confided in thy loving-kindness; my heart shall be joyful in thy salvation.
And my soul shall be joyful in Jehovah; it shall rejoice in his salvation.
My soul is satisfied as with marrow and fatness, and my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips.
In thy name are they joyful all the day, and in thy righteousness are they exalted.
With trumpets and sound of cornet, make a joyful noise before the King, Jehovah.
And let them offer the sacrifices of thanksgiving, and declare his works in joyful song.
He maketh the barren woman to keep house, as a joyful mother of sons. Hallelujah!
Jehovah hath done great things for us; and we are joyful.
Let Israel rejoice in his Maker; let the sons of Zion be joyful in their King.
A joyful heart maketh a cheerful countenance; but by sorrow of heart the spirit is broken.
A joyful heart promoteth healing; but a broken spirit drieth up the bones.
Therefore doth Sheol enlarge its desire, and open its mouth without measure; and her splendour shall descend into it, and her multitude, and her tumult, and all that is joyful within her.
Shout, ye heavens; and be joyful, thou earth; and break forth into singing, ye mountains: for Jehovah hath comforted his people, and will have mercy upon his afflicted ones.
even them will I bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer; their burnt-offerings and their sacrifices shall be accepted upon mine altar: for my house shall be called a house of prayer for all the peoples.
I will greatly rejoice in Jehovah, my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he hath clothed me with the garments of salvation, he hath covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decketh himself with the priestly turban, and as a bride adorneth herself with her jewels.
And they of Ephraim shall be like a mighty man, and their hearts shall rejoice as through wine; and their children shall see it, and rejoice; their heart shall be joyful in Jehovah.