Prov. 3:3-4 "Let
not mercy and truth forsake thee: bind them about thy neck; write them upon the table
of thine heart: So shalt thou find favour and good understanding in the sight of
God and man."
Rom. 14:18 "For he that in these things
serveth Christ is acceptable to God, and approved of men."
Favour-- as the LORD gave to Joseph
- Gen. 39:2,21
"And the LORD was with Joseph, and he was a prosperous man; and
he was in the house of his master the Egyptian... But the LORD was with
Joseph, and showed him mercy, and gave him favour in the sight of the keeper
of the prison."
- Acts 7:9-10
"And the patriarchs, moved with envy, sold Joseph into Egypt: but God was
with him, And delivered him out of all his afflictions, and gave him
favour and wisdom in the sight of Pharaoh king of Egypt; and he made him governor
over Egypt and all his house."
Favour-- as the LORD gave to Joseph's brothers
- Gen. 43:14
"And God Almighty give you mercy before the man [Joseph], that he may send
away your other brother, and Benjamin."
Favour-- as the LORD gave to Moses
- Deut. 34:10-12
And there arose not a prophet since in Israel like unto Moses, whom the LORD knew
face to face, 11
In all the signs and the wonders, which the LORD sent him to do in the land
of Egypt to Pharaoh, and to all his servants, and to all his land,
in all that mighty hand, and in all the great terror which Moses showed in the sight
of all Israel."
- Ex. 33:11
"And the LORD spake unto Moses Face to face, as a man speaketh unto his friend."
- Num. 12:8
"With him will I speak Mouth to mouth, even apparently, and not in dark
speeches; and the Similitude of the LORD shall he behold: wherefore then were
ye not afraid to speak against My servant Moses?"
Favour-- as the LORD gave to His children, the Israelites
- Ex. 11:3
"And the LORD gave the people favour in the sight of the Egyptians. Moreover
the man Moses was very great in the land of Egypt, in the sight of Pharaoh's
servants, and in the sight of the people."
- Deut. 5:4
"The LORD talked with you Face to face in the mount out of the midst
of the fire."
- Deut. 7:7-8
"The LORD did not set His Love upon you, nor choose you, because ye were more
in number than any people; for ye were the fewest of all people: But because the
LORD loved you, and because He would keep the oath which He had sworn unto your
fathers, hath the LORD brought you out with a mighty hand, and redeemed you out of
the house of bondmen, from the hand of Pharaoh king of Egypt."
- Ex. 3:21
"And I will give this people favour in the sight of the Egyptians: and
it shall come to pass, that, when ye go, ye shall not go empty."
- Ex. 12:36
"And the LORD gave the people favour in the sight of the Egyptians, so
that they lent unto them such things as they required. And they spoiled
- Ex. 15:13
"Thou in Thy mercy hast led forth the people which Thou hast redeemed:
Thou hast guided them in Thy strength unto Thy holy habitation."
- Ps. 44:3
"For they got not the land in possession by their own sword, neither did their
own arm save them: but Thy right hand, and Thine arm, and the Light of Thy Countenance,
because Thou hadst a favour unto them."
- Deut. 4:37
"And because He loved thy fathers, therefore He chose their seed after
them, and brought thee out in His sight with His mighty power out of Egypt."
Favour-- as the LORD gave from the enemy
- Ps. 106:46
"He made them also to be pitied of all those that carried them captives."
- 1 Kin. 8:50
"And forgive Thy people that have sinned against Thee, and all their
transgressions wherein they have transgressed against Thee, and give them compassion
before them who carried them captive, that they may have compassion on them."
- 2 Chr. 30:9
"For if ye turn again unto the LORD, your brethren and your children shall
find compassion before them that lead them captive, so that they shall come again
into this land: for the LORD your God is gracious and merciful, and will
not turn away His face from you, if ye return unto Him."
- Josh. 24:12
"And I sent the hornet before you, which drave them out from before you,
even the two kings of the Amorites; but not with thy sword, nor with thy bow."
- Ezra 9:9
"For we were bondmen; yet our God hath not forsaken us in our bondage, but
hath extended mercy unto us in the sight of the kings of Persia, to give us a
reviving, to set up the house of our God, and to repair the desolations thereof,
and to give us a wall in Judah and in Jerusalem."
- Neh. 1:11
"O LORD, I beseech Thee, let now Thine ear be attentive to the prayer of thy
servant, and to the prayer of Thy servants, who desire to fear Thy Name: and prosper,
I pray Thee, Thy servant this day, and grant him mercy in the sight of this man.
For I was the king's cupbearer."
- Jer. 42:12
"And I will show mercies unto you, that he may have mercy upon you, and
cause you to return to your own land."
Favour-- as the LORD gave to Naphtali
- Deut. 33:23
"And of Naphtali he [Moses] said, O Naphtali, satisfied with favour, and full with
the blessing of the LORD: possess thou the west and the south."
Favour-- as the LORD gave to Ruth from Boaz
- Ruth 2:13
"Then she said, Let me find favour in thy sight, my lord; for that thou
hast comforted me, and for that thou hast spoken friendly unto thine handmaid,
though I be not like unto one of thine handmaidens."
Favour-- as the LORD gave to Samuel
- 1 Sam. 2:26 "And
the child Samuel grew on, and was in favour both with the LORD, and also with
Favour-- as the LORD gave to His Son Jesus
- Luke 2:40
"And the Child grew, and waxed strong in spirit, filled with Wisdom: and
the grace of God was upon Him."
- Luke 2:52
"And Jesus increased in Wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and man."
Favour-- as the LORD gave to King David
- 2 Sam. 15:25
"And the king said unto Zadok, Carry back the ark of God into the city: if I
shall find favour in the eyes of the LORD, He will bring me again, and show me
both it, and his habitation:"
Favour-- as the LORD gives to His righteous people
- Ps. 5:12
"For Thou, LORD, wilt bless the righteous; with favour wilt Thou compass
him as with a shield."
- Ps. 29:11
"The LORD will give strength unto His people; the LORD will bless
His people with peace."
- Ps. 32:7
"Thou art my Hiding Place; Thou shalt preserve me from trouble;
Thou shalt compass me about with songs of deliverance. Selah."
- Ps. 43:3
"O send out Thy Light and Thy Truth: let them lead me; let them bring
me unto Thy Holy Hill, and to Thy Tabernacles."
- Ps. 30:7
"LORD, by Thy favour Thou hast made my mountain to stand strong."
- Ps. 9:4
"For Thou hast maintained my right and my cause; Thou satest in the Throne
- Ps. 147:11
"The LORD taketh pleasure in them that fear Him, in those that hope in
- Ps. 149:4
"For the LORD taketh pleasure in His people: He will beautify the
meek with Salvation."
- Ps. 106:4
"Remember me, O LORD, with the favour that Thou bearest unto Thy people:
O visit me with Thy Salvation."
- Deut. 8:17-18
"And thou say in thine heart, my power and the might of mine hand hath gotten
me this wealth. But thou shalt remember the LORD thy God: for it is He that giveth
thee power to get wealth, that He may establish His Covenant which He
sware unto thy fathers, as it is this day."
- Deut. 10:15
"Only the LORD had a delight in thy fathers to Love them, and He chose
their seed after them, even you above all people, as it is this day."
- Ps. 4:6
"LORD, lift Thou up the light of Thy countenance upon us."
- Ps. 77:15
"Thou hast with Thine arm redeemed Thy people."
- Ps. 89:15
"Blessed is the people that know the joyful sound: they shall walk, O
LORD, in the light of Thy countenance."
- Ps. 106:4
"Remember me, O LORD, with the favour that Thou bearest unto Thy
people: O visit me with Thy Salvation."
- Ps. 119:132
"Look Thou upon me, and be merciful unto me, as Thou usest to
do unto those that Love Thy Name."
- Ps. 25:16
"Turn Thee unto Me, and have mercy upon me; for I am desolate
- Prov. 8:35 "For
whoso findeth Me [Instruction, Wisdom] findeth Life, and shall obtain favour of the LORD."
- Prov. 12:2
"A good man obtaineth favour of the LORD: but a man of wicked devices
will he condemn."
- John 17:3
"And this is Life Eternal, that they might know Thee the only true God,
and Jesus Christ, Whom Thou hast sent."
- Is. 49:4
"Surely my judgment is with the LORD, and my work with my God."
- Prov. 31:30
"Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: but a woman that feareth the LORD,
she shall be praised."
- Ps. 112:1
"Praise ye the LORD. Blessed is the man that feareth the LORD, that delighteth
greatly in His Commandments."
- Prov. 22:4
"By humility and the fear of the LORD are riches, and honour,
- Acts 2:44-47
"And all that believed were together... Praising God, and having favour with
all the people. And the LORD added to the church daily such as should
- Acts 11:21,24
"And the hand of the LORD was with them: and a great number believed,
and turned unto the LORD... For he was a good man, and full of the Holy
Ghost and of faith: and much people was added unto the LORD."
- 1 Cor. 1:18
"For the preaching of the Cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto
us which are saved It is the Power of God."
NO Favour-- as the LORD gives to the wicked
- Josh. 11:20
"For it was of the LORD to harden their hearts, that they should come
against Israel in battle, that He might destroy them utterly, and that
they might have no favour, but that He might destroy them, as the LORD
- Deut. 31:17
"Then My anger shall be kindled against them in that day, and I will
forsake them, and I will hide My face from them, and they shall be
devoured, and many evils and troubles shall befall them; so that they
will say in that day, Are not these evils come upon us, because our God is not
- Ps. 104:29
"Thou hidest Thy face, they are troubled: Thou takest away their breath,
they die, and return to their dust."
- Ps. 143:7
"Hear me speedily, O LORD: my spirit faileth: hide not Thy face from me, lest
I be like unto them that go down into the pit."
- Jer. 25:30
"Therefore prophesy thou against them all these words, and say unto them, The
LORD shall roar from on high, and utter His voice from His Holy Habitation; He shall
mightily roar upon His Habitation; He shall give a shout, as they that tread
the grapes, against all the inhabitants of the earth."
- Is. 26:10
"Let favour be showed to the wicked, yet will he not learn righteousness:
in the land of uprightness will he deal unjustly, and will not behold the majesty
of the LORD."
"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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