||mises > Promises for: Approval in the LORD
- 1 Tim. 2:1-3
"I exhort therefore, that, first of all,
supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men;
For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a quiet and peaceable
life in all Godliness and honesty. For this is good and acceptable in the sight
of God our Saviour."
- Prov. 15:8
"The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD: but the prayer of
the upright is His delight."
- Deut. 10:12
"And now, Israel, what doth the LORD thy God require of thee, but to
fear the LORD thy God, to walk in all His Ways, and to love Him, and to serve the
LORD thy God with all thy heart and with all thy soul."
- Is. 66:2
"For all those things hath Mine hand made, and all those things have been, saith
the LORD: but to this man will I look, even to him that is poor and of a contrite
spirit, and trembleth at My Word."
- 1 Cor. 3:9
"For we are labourers together with God: ye are God's husbandry, ye are
- Mic. 6:8
"He hath showed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the LORD require
of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?"
- 1 Thess. 4:7 "For
God hath not called us unto uncleanness, but unto holiness."
- 1 Pet. 2:20
"For what glory is it, if, when ye be buffeted for your faults, ye shall take
it patiently? but if, when ye do well, and suffer for it, ye take it patiently, this
is acceptable with God."
- Ex. 19:5
"Now therefore, if ye will obey My Voice indeed, and keep My Covenant, then
ye shall be a peculiar treasure unto Me above all people: for all the earth is
- Ps. 33:18
"Behold, the eye of the LORD is upon them that fear Him, upon them that
hope in His mercy."
- Eccl. 9:7
"Go thy way, eat thy bread with joy, and drink thy wine with a merry heart;
for God now accepteth thy works."
- Lam. 3:36
"To subvert a man in his cause, the LORD approveth not."
- Ps. 19:14
"Let the words of my mouth, and the meditation of my heart, be acceptable
in Thy sight, O LORD, my Strength, and my Redeemer."
- Phil. 4:18
"But I have all, and abound: I am full, having received of Epaphroditus the
things which were sent from you, an odour of a sweet smell, a sacrifice acceptable,
wellpleasing to God."
- Deut. 4:20
"But the LORD hath taken you, and brought you forth out of the iron furnace,
even out of Egypt, to be unto Him a people of inheritance, as ye are
- Heb. 12:28
"Wherefore we receiving a Kingdom which cannot be moved, let us have grace,
whereby we may serve God acceptably with reverence and Godly fear."
- Ps. 147:11
"The LORD taketh pleasure in them that fear Him, in those that hope
in His mercy."
- 1 Tim. 5:4
"But if any widow have children or nephews, let them learn first to show piety
at home, and to requite their parents: for that is good and acceptable before
- Rom. 14:17-19,22
"For the Kingdom of God is not meat and drink; but Righteousness, and Peace,
and Joy in the Holy Ghost. For he that in these things serveth Christ is acceptable
to God, and approved of men. Let us therefore follow after the things which make
for Peace, and things wherewith one may Edify another... Hast thou faith? have it
to thyself before God. Happy is he that condemneth not himself in that thing
which he alloweth."
- Eph. 4:24
"And that ye put on the new man, which after God is created in Righteousness
and true Holiness."
- Prov. 21:3
"To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice."
- 1 John 3:21-22
"Beloved, if our heart condemn us not, then have we confidence toward God. And
whatsoever we ask, we receive of Him, because we keep His Commandments, and do those
things that are pleasing in His sight."
- 1 Tim. 4:10
"For therefore we both labour and suffer reproach, because we trust in the living
God, Who is the Saviour of all men, specially of those that believe."
- Job 36:7
"He withdraweth not His eyes from the righteous: but with kings are they
on the throne; yea, he doth establish them for ever, and they are exalted."
- Ps. 34:15
"The eyes of the LORD are upon the righteous, and His ears are open
unto their cry."
- Gal. 1:10
"For do I now persuade men, or God? or do I seek to please men? for if
I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ."
- Ps. 16:11
"Thou wilt show me the path of Life: in Thy presence is fulness of joy;
at Thy Right Hand there are pleasures for evermore."
- Ezek. 37:23
"Neither shall they defile themselves any more with their idols, nor with their
detestable things, nor with any of their transgressions: but I will save them out
of all their dwellingplaces, wherein they have sinned, and will cleanse them: so
shall they be My people, and I will be their God."
- Ps. 66:18
"If I regard iniquity in my heart, the LORD will not hear me."
- Heb. 13:21
"Make you perfect in every Good Work to do His will, working in you that
which is wellpleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ; to Whom be glory for
ever and ever. Amen."
- Ps. 145:19 "He
will fulfil the desire of them that fear Him: He also will hear their cry,
and will save them."
- Prov. 15:29
"The LORD is far from the wicked: but He heareth the prayer of the righteous."
- James 5:16
"Confess your faults one to another, and pray one for another, that ye may be
healed. The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much."
- 1 Thess. 2:4
"But as we were allowed of God to be put in trust with the Gospel, even so we
speak; not as pleasing men, but God, which trieth our hearts."
- 2 Tim. 2:15
"Study to show thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not
to be ashamed, rightly dividing the Word Of Truth."
- Rom. 12:1-2
"I beseech you therefore, brethren, by the mercies of God, that ye present your
bodies a living sacrifice, holy, acceptable unto God, which is your reasonable
service. And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing
of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect,
will of God."
- James 1:12
"Blessed is the man that endureth temptation: for when he is tried, he shall
receive the Crown Of Life, which the LORD hath promised to them that love
- 1 John 2:3,28
"And hereby we do know that we know Him, if we keep His Commandments...
And now, little children, abide in Him; that, when He shall appear, we may
have confidence, and not be ashamed before Him at His Coming."
- Ps. 35:27
"Let them shout for joy, and be glad, that favour My Righteous Cause: yea, let
them say continually, Let the LORD be magnified, which hath pleasure in
the prosperity of His servant."
- Eph. 1:4-6,12
"According as He hath chosen us in Him before the foundation of the world,
that we should be holy and without blame before Him in love: Having predestinated
us unto the adoption of children by Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the
Good Pleasure of His will, To the praise of the glory of His Grace, wherein He
hath made us accepted in the beloved... That we should be to the praise of His
Glory, who first trusted in Christ."
- Eph. 2:6
"And hath raised us up together, and made us sit together in Heavenly Places
in Christ Jesus."
- Eph. 2:10
"For we are His workmanship, created in Christ Jesus unto Good Works, which
God hath before ordained that we should walk in them."
- Eph. 2:13
"But now in Christ Jesus ye who sometimes were far off are made nigh by the
Blood of Christ."
- 2 Cor. 10:16-18
"To preach the Gospel in the regions beyond you, and not to boast in another
man's line of things made ready to our hand. But he that glorieth, let him glory
in the LORD. For not he that commendeth himself is approved, but whom the LORD
- Ps. 149:4 "For
the LORD taketh pleasure in His people: He will beautify the meek with Salvation."
- 1 John 5:14
"And this is the confidence that we have in Him, that, if we ask any thing
according to His will, He heareth us."
- Col. 3:4
"When Christ, Who is our Life, shall appear, then shall ye also appear
with Him in Glory."
- 1 Thess. 2:19
"For what is our hope, or joy, or crown of rejoicing? Are not even ye in
the presence of our LORD Jesus Christ at His Coming?"
- 1 John 4:17 "Herein
is our love made Perfect, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment: because
as He is, so are we in this world."
- John 14:13
"And whatsoever ye shall ask in My Name, that will I do, that the Father
may be glorified in the Son."
- Matt. 21:22
"And all things, whatsoever ye shall ask in prayer, believing, ye shall
- John 8:29
"And He that sent Me is with Me: the Father hath not left Me alone; for I
do always those things that please Him."
- Ps. 21:6
"For Thou hast made Him Most Blessed for ever: Thou hast made Him exceeding
glad with Thy Countenance."
- Ps. 4:3
"But know that the LORD hath set apart him that is Godly for Himself:
the LORD will hear when I call unto Him."
- Ps. 33:12
"Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD; and the people whom He hath
chosen for His own inheritance."
- Ps. 65:4
"Blessed is the man Whom Thou choosest, and causest to approach unto
Thee, that he may dwell in Thy Courts: we shall be satisfied with the Goodness
of Thy House, even of Thy Holy Temple."
- Jer. 31:13
"Then shall the virgin rejoice in the dance, both young men and old together:
for I will turn their mourning into joy, and will comfort them, and make them rejoice
from their sorrow. And I will satiate the soul of the priests with fatness,
and My people shall be satisfied with My Goodness, saith the LORD."
- Ps. 36:7
"How excellent is Thy Lovingkindness, O God! therefore the children of men put
their trust under The Shadow Of Thy Wings. They shall be abundantly satisfied with
the fatness of Thy House; and Thou shalt make them drink of The River Of Thy Pleasures."
- John 9:31
"Now we know that God heareth not sinners: but if any man be a worshipper
of God, and doeth His will, him He heareth."
- Phil. 2:13
"For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of His Good Pleasure."
- Ps. 6:9
"The LORD hath heard my supplication; the LORD will receive my
- Deut. 7:6
"For thou art an holy people unto the LORD thy God: the LORD thy God hath
chosen thee to be a special people unto Himself, above all people that are upon
the face of the earth."
- Ps. 28:9
"Save Thy people, and bless Thine inheritance: feed them also,
and lift them up for ever."
- Ps. 50:5
"Gather My saints together unto Me; those that have made a Covenant with
Me by sacrifice."
- Ex. 15:26
"And said, If thou wilt diligently hearken to the Voice of the LORD thy God,
and wilt do that which is right in His sight, and wilt give ear to His Commandments,
and keep all His Statutes, I will put none of these diseases upon thee, which I have
brought upon the Egyptians: for I am the LORD that healeth thee."
- Deut. 5:3
"The LORD made not this Covenant with our fathers, but with us, even
us, who are all of us here alive this day."
- Deut. 26:18
"And the LORD hath avouched thee this day to be His peculiar people,
as He hath promised thee, and that thou shouldest keep all His Commandments."
- Titus 2:14
"Who gave Himself for us, that He might redeem us from all iniquity,
and purify unto Himself a peculiar people, zealous of good works."
- 1 Pet. 2:5
"Ye also, as lively stones, are built up a Spiritual house, an holy priesthood,
to offer up spiritual sacrifices, acceptable to God by Jesus Christ."
- 1 Pet. 2:9
"But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation,
a peculiar people; that ye should show forth the praises of Him Who hath called
you out of darkness into His Marvellous Light."
- Col. 1:22
"In the body of His flesh through death, to present you holy and unblameable
and unreproveable in His sight."
- Col. 1:28
"Whom we preach, warning every man, and teaching every man in all Wisdom; that
we may present every man perfect in Christ Jesus."
- Mark 16:20
"And they went forth, and preached every where, the LORD working with them,
and confirming the Word with signs following. Amen."
- 2 Cor. 6:1
"We then, as workers together with Him, beseech you also that ye receive
not the Grace of God in vain."
- Col. 2:7
"Rooted and built up in Him, and stablished in the Faith, as ye have
been taught, abounding therein with Thanksgiving."
- Eph. 5:10,27
"Proving what is acceptable unto the LORD... That He might present it
to Himself a glorious church, not having spot, or wrinkle, or any such thing;
but that it should be holy and without blemish."
- 2 Thess. 2:13-14
"But we are bound to give thanks alway to God for you, brethren beloved of
the LORD, because God hath from the beginning chosen you to Salvation through
Sanctification of the Spirit and belief of the Truth: Whereunto He called
you by our Gospel, to the obtaining of the Glory of our LORD Jesus Christ."
- 2 Cor. 5:18
"And all things are of God, Who hath reconciled us to Himself by Jesus Christ,
and hath given to us the Ministry Of Reconciliation."
- Eph. 4:13
"Till we all come in the unity of the Faith, and of the Knowledge of the Son
of God, unto a perfect man, unto the measure of the stature of the fulness of
- Col. 3:16
"Let the Word of Christ dwell in you richly in all Wisdom; teaching
and admonishing one another in psalms and hymns and Spiritual songs, singing with
Grace in your hearts to the LORD."
- Heb. 9:14
"How much more shall the Blood of Christ, Who through the Eternal Spirit
offered Himself without spot to God, purge your conscience from dead works to
serve the living God?"
- 1 Pet. 1:18-19
"Forasmuch as ye know that ye were not redeemed with corruptible things,
as silver and gold, from your vain conversation received by tradition from your fathers;
But with The Precious Blood Of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without
- Is. 57:15
"For thus saith The High And Lofty One That Inhabiteth Eternity, Whose name
is Holy; I dwell in the High And Holy Place, with him also that is of a contrite
and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart
of the contrite ones."
- Rev. 1:6 "And
hath made us kings and priests unto God and His Father; to Him be Glory and
Dominion for ever and ever. Amen."
"Whereby are given unto us Exceeding Great And Precious Promises:
that by These ye might be partakers of the Divine Nature,
having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.
And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;
And to knowledge temperance; and to temperance patience; and to patience Godliness;
And to Godliness brotherly kindness; and to brotherly kindness charity.
For if these things be in you, and abound,
They make you that ye shall neither be barren nor
in the Knowledge of our LORD Jesus Christ."
2 Peter 1:4-8
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