'Thankfulness' in the Bible
We accept it always, and in all places, most noble Felix, with all thankfulness.
If I eat with thankfulness, why should I be denounced because of what I am thankful for?
Let there be no filthiness (obscenity, indecency) nor foolish and sinful (silly and corrupt) talk, nor coarse jesting, which are not fitting or becoming; but instead voice your thankfulness [to God].
rooted and built up in Him and established in the faith, just as you were taught, and overflowing with thankfulness.
Let the word of the Messiah inhabit you richly with wisdom, teaching and admonishing one another with psalms, hymns, and spiritual songs, and singing to God with thankfulness in your hearts.
who forbid marrying [and insist on] abstaining from foods that God created for sharing in with thankfulness by those who believe and who know the truth,
because everything created by God [is] good and nothing [is to be] rejected [if it is] received with thankfulness,
For we have great thankfulness and encouragement through thy love, because the bowels of the saints are refreshed by thee, brother.
Therefore, receiving, as we now do, a kingdom which cannot be shaken, let us cherish thankfulness so that we may ever offer to God an acceptable service, with godly reverence and awe.