Beauty: Multiple Hebrew words meaning: comely, fair, pleasing to the eye, to delight in, beloved, coveted, precious, desired, prominence, conspicuous, agreeable, goodly, well, pleasant, splendor, honor, grace, magnificence, majesty.
Proverbs 31:30 – Charm is deceptive and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised.
Psalms 27:4 – One thing have I desired of the LORD that I will seek after; that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to behold the beauty of the LORD and to enquire in his temple.
Psalms 96:6 – Splendor and majesty are before him; strength and beauty are in his sanctuary.
Psalms 29:2 – Give unto the LORD the glory due his name; worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness.
Psalms 96:9 – O worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness: fear before him, all the earth. I Chronicles 16:29 – Give unto the LORD the glory due his name. Bring an offering and come before him; worship the LORD in the beauty of holiness.
2 Chronicles 20:21 – After consulting the people, Jehoshaphat appointed men to sing to the LORD and to praise Him for the beauty of His holiness as they sent them out at the head of the army, saying: “Give thanks to the LORD for his love endures forever.”
Psalms 48:2 – Beautiful in elevation, the joy of the whole earth, is Mount Zion in the far north, the city of the great King.
Isaiah 52:7 – How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good tidings, who proclaim salvation, who say to Zion, “Your God reigns!” Romans 10:15 – And how can they preach unless they are sent? As it is written, “How beautiful are the feet of them that preach the gospel of peace, and bring glad tidings of good things. Eccl 3:11 – He has made everything beautiful in its time. He has also set eternity in the hearts of men; yet no one can fathom what God has done from beginning to end.
Psalms 90:17 - And let the beauty of the LORD our God rest on us; and establish the work of our hands, yes, establish the work of our hands.
Exodus 28:40 – Make tunics, sashes and headbands for Aaron’s sons, for glory and for beauty (to give them dignity and honor).
2 Chronicles 3:6 – He adorned the temple with beautiful stones. And the gold he used was gold of Parvaim.
2 Samuel 1:19-20 – The beauty of Israel lies slain on your heights, how the mighty have fallen. Tell it not in Gath, proclaim it not in the streets of Ashkelon, lest the daughters of the Philistines be glad, lest the daughters of the uncircumcised rejoice.
2 Samuel 14:25 – In all Israel there was not a man so highly praised for his beauty as Absalom. From the top of his head to the sole of his feet there was no blemish in him. Psalms 45:13-14 – This is the fate of those who trust in themselves and of their followers, who approve their sayings. Like sheep they are laid in the grave; death will feed on them; and the upright will have dominion over them in the morning; and their beauty will rot in the grave, far from their princely mansions. Psalms 39:11 – When you rebuke a man and discipline him for his sins, you make his beauty melt away like a moth; surely each man is but a vapor. Isaiah 13:19 – And Babylon, the glory of kingdoms, the beauty of the Chaldees’ excellency, shall be as when God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah. Isaiah 28:1 - Woe to the crown of pride, to the drunkards of Ephraim, whose glorious beauty is a fading flower, which are on the head of the fat valleys of them that are overcome with wine!
Lamentations 1:6 – And from the daughter of Zion all her beauty is departed: her princes are become like deer that find no pasture, and they are gone without strength before the pursuer.
Lamentations 2:15 – All that pass by clap their hands at you; they hiss and wag their head at the daughter of Jerusalem, saying, Is this the city that men call the perfection of beauty, the joy of the whole earth. Matt 23:27 – Woe to you scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you are like painted graves, which look beautiful on the outside, but on the inside are full of dead men’s bones, and everything unclean.
Isaiah 61:1-3 – The Spirit of the Sovereign LORD is upon me, because the LORD as anointed me to proclaim good news to the poor. He has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim freedom for the captives and release from darkness for the prisoners, to proclaim the year of the LORD’s favor and the day of vengeance of our God, to comfort all who mourn, and provide for those who grieve in Zion – to bestow on them a crown of beauty instead of ashes, the oil of joy instead of mourning, and a garment of praise instead of a spirit of despair. They will be called oaks of righteousness, a planting of the LORD for the display of his splendor.
Isaiah 53:2 – He grew up before him like a tender shoot, and like a root out of dry ground. He had no beauty or majesty to attract us to him, nothing in his appearance that we should desire him. He was despised and rejected by mankind, a man of suffering, and familiar with pain. Like one from whom people hid their faces he was despised, and we held him in low esteem. Surely he took up our pain and bore our suffering, yet we considered him punished by God, stricken by him, and afflicted. But he was pierced for our transgressions, he was crushed for our iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was on him, and by his wounds we are healed. We all like sheep have gone astray, each of us has turned to our own way; and the LORD has laid on him the iniquity of us all.
A PRISM Topic: is God’s Word on a single subject. A Relationship Topic is a perspective from God's Word on relationships. A PRISM Topic Packet is a grouping of PRISM or Relationship Topics of similar subjects... part of the M: Meditate on theWord of PRISM – (5 Things You Can Do Daily in God’s Word) to transform the way you think. Ask God what PRISM Topic or Relationship Topic He wants you to meditate on today.Take your PRISM Topic, Relationship Topic or Packet with you! Come back to them multiple times a day! “It is to be with him, and he is to meditate on it day and night, so that he may learn to fear the LORD…” - Deuteronomy 17:19