'Joyful' in the Bible
On the fifteenth day he sent the people away. So they blessed the king and went home to their tents rejoicing and with joyful hearts for all the goodness that the Lord had done for His servant David and for His people Israel.
The people could not distinguish the sound of the joyful shouting from that of the weeping, because the people were shouting so loudly. And the sound was heard far away.
They observed the Festival of Unleavened Bread for seven days with joy, because the Lord had made them joyful, having changed the Assyrian king’s attitude toward them, so that he supported them in the work on the house of the God of Israel.
Yes, may that night be barren;may no joyful shout be heard in it.
You are my hiding place;You protect me from trouble.You surround me with joyful shouts of deliverance.Selah
Sing a new song to Him;play skillfully on the strings, with a joyful shout.
I remember this as I pour out my heart:how I walked with many,leading the festive procession to the house of God,with joyful and thankful shouts.
You satisfy me as with rich food;my mouth will praise You with joyful lips.
Happy are the people who know the joyful shout;Yahweh, they walk in the light of Your presence.
Serve the Lord with gladness;come before Him with joyful songs.
He gives the childless woman a household,making her the joyful mother of children.Hallelujah!
The Lord had done great things for us;we were joyful.
When the righteous thrive, a city rejoices,and when the wicked die, there is joyful shouting.
A joyful heart makes a face cheerful,but a sad heart produces a broken spirit.
A joyful heart is good medicine,but a broken spirit dries up the bones.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity, consider: God has made the one as well as the other, so that man cannot discover anything that will come after him.
The joyful tambourines have ceased.The noise of the jubilant has stopped.The joyful lyre has ceased.
for the ground of my peoplegrowing thorns and briers,indeed, for every joyous house in the joyful city.
Shout for joy, you heavens!Earth, rejoice!Mountains break into joyful shouts!For the Lord has comforted His people,and will have compassion on His afflicted ones.
Be joyful, rejoice together,you ruins of Jerusalem!For the Lord has comforted His people;He has redeemed Jerusalem.
Again I will build you so that you will be rebuilt,Virgin Israel.You will take up your tambourines againand go out in joyful dancing.