reverence

Definitions of reverence

Noun

1

deep respect for someone or something.

rituals showed honor and reverence for the dead

Synonyms:

high esteem high regard great respect acclaim admiration appreciation estimation favor

Verb

1

regard or treat with deep respect.

the many divine beings reverenced by Hindu tradition

Examples of reverence

The large, solid iron gates opened with an ear-piercing shriek and Ithelien carried me across it swiftly; the guards made a reverence as I galloped past.

Synonyms of reverence

Noun

high esteem high regard great respect acclaim admiration appreciation estimation favor

veneration awe fear

Verb

revere fear venerate

Leviticus 19:30-37 - Purity, Honor, Respect, And Honesty

30 'You shall keep My sabbaths and revere My sanctuary; I am the LORD.

31 'Do not turn to mediums or spiritists; do not seek them out to be defiled by them. I am the LORD your God.

32 'You shall rise up before the grayheaded and honor the aged, and you shall revere your God; I am the LORD.

33 'When a stranger resides with you in your land, you shall not do him wrong. 34 'The stranger who resides with you shall be to you as the native among you, and you shall love him as yourself, for you were aliens in the land of Egypt; I am the LORD your God.

35 'You shall do no wrong in judgment, in measurement of weight, or capacity. 36 'You shall have just balances, just weights, a just ephah, and a just hin; I am the LORD your God, who brought you out from the land of Egypt. 37 'You shall thus observe all My statutes and all My ordinances and do them; I am the LORD.'"

Leviticus 23:9-14 - The Feast Of Firstfruits

Leviticus 24:12-23 - An Example Of Just And Fair Punishment

Leviticus 25:18-22 - The Problem Of The Seventh Year

Leviticus 26:46-46 - Summary Colophon

Leviticus 27:9-13 - Redemption Of Vowed Animals

Leviticus 19:30-37 - Purity, Honor, Respect, And Honesty

Numbers 1:16-46 - The Census Of The Tribes

Numbers 2:1-34 - The Arrangement Of The Camps

Numbers 3:33-39 - The Numbering Of Merari

Numbers 4:1-49 - The Census Of The Kohathites

Numbers 5:1-4 - Rules Concerning Those Unclean

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reverence

Hebrews 12:28

Therefore, since we receive a kingdom which cannot be shaken, let us show gratitude, by which we may offer to God an acceptable service with reverence and awe;

Leviticus 26:2

'You shall keep My sabbaths and reverence My sanctuary; I am the LORD.

Hebrews 12:29

for our God is a consuming fire.

Leviticus 19:30

'You shall keep My sabbaths and revere My sanctuary; I am the LORD.

Philippians 2:12

So then, my beloved, just as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work out your salvation with fear and trembling;

Hebrews 5:7

In the days of His flesh, He offered up both prayers and supplications with loud crying and tears to the One able to save Him from death, and He was heard because of His piety.

Leviticus 19:32

'You shall rise up before the grayheaded and honor the aged, and you shall revere your God; I am the LORD.

Hebrews 12:9

Furthermore, we had earthly fathers to discipline us, and we respected them; shall we not much rather be subject to the Father of spirits, and live?

Matthew 21:37

"But afterward he sent his son to them, saying, 'They will respect my son.'

1 Timothy 2:2

for kings and all who are in authority, so that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and dignity.

Ephesians 5:21

and be subject to one another in the fear of Christ.

Psalm 5:7

But as for me, by Your abundant lovingkindness I will enter Your house, At Your holy temple I will bow in reverence for You.

Psalm 2:11

Worship the LORD with reverence And rejoice with trembling.

Proverbs 9:10

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of wisdom, And the knowledge of the Holy One is understanding.

Leviticus 19:3

'Every one of you shall reverence his mother and his father, and you shall keep My sabbaths; I am the LORD your God.

Ephesians 5:33

Nevertheless, each individual among you also is to love his own wife even as himself, and the wife must see to it that she respects her husband.

2 Corinthians 7:1

Therefore, having these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all defilement of flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.

1 Peter 2:17

Honor all people, love the brotherhood, fear God, honor the king.

1 Peter 2:18

Servants, be submissive to your masters with all respect, not only to those who are good and gentle, but also to those who are unreasonable.

1 Peter 1:17

If you address as Father the One who impartially judges according to each one's work, conduct yourselves in fear during the time of your stay on earth;

Job 4:6

"Is not your fear of God your confidence, And the integrity of your ways your hope?

Psalm 89:7

A God greatly feared in the council of the holy ones, And awesome above all those who are around Him?

1 Peter 3:15

but sanctify Christ as Lord in your hearts, always being ready to make a defense to everyone who asks you to give an account for the hope that is in you, yet with gentleness and reverence;

Ephesians 3:14

For this reason I bow my knees before the Father,

Malachi 1:6

" 'A son honors his father, and a servant his master Then if I am a father, where is My honor? And if I am a master, where is My respect?' says the LORD of hosts to you, O priests who despise My name. But you say, 'How have we despised Your name?'

1 Peter 3:2

as they observe your chaste and respectful behavior.

Luke 20:13

"The owner of the vineyard said, 'What shall I do? I will send my beloved son; perhaps they will respect him.'

Joshua 5:14

He said, "No; rather I indeed come now as captain of the host of the LORD." And Joshua fell on his face to the earth, and bowed down, and said to him, "What has my lord to say to his servant?"

Acts 10:25

When Peter entered, Cornelius met him, and fell at his feet and worshiped him.

Ecclesiastes 12:13

The conclusion, when all has been heard, is: fear God and keep His commandments, because this applies to every person.

Joshua 4:14

On that day the LORD exalted Joshua in the sight of all Israel; so that they revered him, just as they had revered Moses all the days of his life.

Proverbs 1:7

The fear of the LORD is the beginning of knowledge; Fools despise wisdom and instruction.

Proverbs 14:26

In the fear of the LORD there is strong confidence, And his children will have refuge.

Job 28:28

"And to man He said, 'Behold, the fear of the Lord, that is wisdom; And to depart from evil is understanding.'"

Psalm 132:7

Let us go into His dwelling place; Let us worship at His footstool.

Job 31:27

And my heart became secretly enticed, And my hand threw a kiss from my mouth,

Isaiah 29:13

Then the Lord said, "Because this people draw near with their words And honor Me with their lip service, But they remove their hearts far from Me, And their reverence for Me consists of tradition learned by rote,

1 Peter 3:1

In the same way, you wives, be submissive to your own husbands so that even if any of them are disobedient to the word, they may be won without a word by the behavior of their wives,

Zechariah 8:5

'And the streets of the city will be filled with boys and girls playing in its streets.'

From Thematic Bible

God, Glory of » Reverence

God, Goodness of » Reverence

Reverence » For religious leaders for word of God » For God's name

Reverence » For men of God

Reverence » For parents » For rulers

Reverence » For Christ

Reverence » Godly » Awe » For God and sacred things encouraged

Reverence » For servants of God

Reverence » For parents » Due to religious leaders

Reverence » For the word of God » Its words sacred, not to be altered

Reverence » For the aged

Reverence » For kings

Reverence » For God

Reverence » For the sanctuary

Reverence » For magistrates

Reverence » For parents

Reverence » For God's house

God, Glory of » Reverence

Isaiah 59:19

So they will fear the name of the LORD from the west And His glory from the rising of the sun, For He will come like a rushing stream Which the wind of the LORD drives.

God, Goodness of » Reverence

Hosea 3:5

Afterward the sons of Israel will return and seek the LORD their God and David their king; and they will come trembling to the LORD and to His goodness in the last days.

Jeremiah 33:9

'It will be to Me a name of joy, praise and glory before all the nations of the earth which will hear of all the good that I do for them, and they will fear and tremble because of all the good and all the peace that I make for it.'

Reverence » For religious leaders for word of God » For God's name

Matthew 6:9

"Pray, then, in this way: 'Our Father who is in heaven, Hallowed be Your name.

Isaiah 57:15

For thus says the high and exalted One Who lives forever, whose name is Holy, "I dwell on a high and holy place, And also with the contrite and lowly of spirit In order to revive the spirit of the lowly And to revive the heart of the contrite.

Leviticus 22:2

"Tell Aaron and his sons to be careful with the holy gifts of the sons of Israel, which they dedicate to Me, so as not to profane My holy name; I am the LORD.

Deuteronomy 28:58

"If you are not careful to observe all the words of this law which are written in this book, to fear this honored and awesome name, the LORD your God,

Daniel 2:20

Daniel said, "Let the name of God be blessed forever and ever, For wisdom and power belong to Him.

More verses: Isaiah 29:23 Ezekiel 36:23

Reverence » For men of God

Exodus 33:8

And it came about, whenever Moses went out to the tent, that all the people would arise and stand, each at the entrance of his tent, and gaze after Moses until he entered the tent.

Acts 28:10

They also honored us with many marks of respect; and when we were setting sail, they supplied us with all we needed.

Philippians 2:29

Receive him then in the Lord with all joy, and hold men like him in high regard;

1 Thessalonians 5:12-13

But we request of you, brethren, that you appreciate those who diligently labor among you, and have charge over you in the Lord and give you instruction, and that you esteem them very highly in love because of their work. Live in peace with one another.

1 Timothy 5:17

The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.

More verses: Hebrews 13:7

Reverence » For parents » For rulers

1 Samuel 24:6

So he said to his men, "Far be it from me because of the LORD that I should do this thing to my lord, the LORD'S anointed, to stretch out my hand against him, since he is the LORD'S anointed."

Jude 1:8

Yet in the same way these men, also by dreaming, defile the flesh, and reject authority, and revile angelic majesties.

1 Peter 2:17

Honor all people, love the brotherhood, fear God, honor the king.

Romans 13:1

Every person is to be in subjection to the governing authorities For there is no authority except from God, and those which exist are established by God.

Exodus 22:28

"You shall not curse God, nor curse a ruler of your people.

More verses: Ecclesiastes 10:20 Acts 23:5

Reverence » For Christ

Mark 7:25

But after hearing of Him, a woman whose little daughter had an unclean spirit immediately came and fell at His feet.

Matthew 8:2

And a leper came to Him and bowed down before Him, and said, "Lord, if You are willing, You can make me clean."

Matthew 9:18

While He was saying these things to them, a synagogue official came and bowed down before Him, and said, "My daughter has just died; but come and lay Your hand on her, and she will live."

Matthew 15:25

But she came and began to bow down before Him, saying, "Lord, help me!"

Matthew 20:20

Then the mother of the sons of Zebedee came to Jesus with her sons, bowing down and making a request of Him.

More verses: Mark 5:22 John 9:38

Reverence » Godly » Awe » For God and sacred things encouraged

Joshua 5:15

The captain of the LORD'S host said to Joshua, "Remove your sandals from your feet, for the place where you are standing is holy." And Joshua did so.

Psalm 4:4

Tremble, and do not sin; Meditate in your heart upon your bed, and be still. Selah.

Habakkuk 2:20

"But the LORD is in His holy temple Let all the earth be silent before Him."

Psalm 89:7

A God greatly feared in the council of the holy ones, And awesome above all those who are around Him?

Psalm 111:9

He has sent redemption to His people; He has ordained His covenant forever; Holy and awesome is His name.

More verses: Exodus 3:5 Psalm 33:8

Reverence » For servants of God

Hebrews 13:17

Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account. Let them do this with joy and not with grief, for this would be unprofitable for you.

Acts 28:10

They also honored us with many marks of respect; and when we were setting sail, they supplied us with all we needed.

Philippians 2:29

Receive him then in the Lord with all joy, and hold men like him in high regard;

1 Thessalonians 5:12-13

But we request of you, brethren, that you appreciate those who diligently labor among you, and have charge over you in the Lord and give you instruction, and that you esteem them very highly in love because of their work. Live in peace with one another.

1 Timothy 5:17

The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.

More verses: Hebrews 13:7 1 Samuel 16:4 1 Corinthians 16:18

Reverence » For parents » Due to religious leaders

Philippians 2:29

Receive him then in the Lord with all joy, and hold men like him in high regard;

1 Timothy 5:17

The elders who rule well are to be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.

Hebrews 13:7

Remember those who led you, who spoke the word of God to you; and considering the result of their conduct, imitate their faith.

1 Thessalonians 5:13

and that you esteem them very highly in love because of their work. Live in peace with one another.

Reverence » For the word of God » Its words sacred, not to be altered

Revelation 22:19

and if anyone takes away from the words of the book of this prophecy, God will take away his part from the tree of life and from the holy city, which are written in this book.

Deuteronomy 4:2

"You shall not add to the word which I am commanding you, nor take away from it, that you may keep the commandments of the LORD your God which I command you.

Deuteronomy 12:32

"Whatever I command you, you shall be careful to do; you shall not add to nor take away from it.

Proverbs 30:6

Do not add to His words Or He will reprove you, and you will be proved a liar.

Reverence » For the aged

Job 32:6

So Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite spoke out and said, "I am young in years and you are old; Therefore I was shy and afraid to tell you what I think.

Proverbs 23:22

Listen to your father who begot you, And do not despise your mother when she is old.

Leviticus 19:32

'You shall rise up before the grayheaded and honor the aged, and you shall revere your God; I am the LORD.

Job 32:4-7

Now Elihu had waited to speak to Job because they were years older than he. And when Elihu saw that there was no answer in the mouth of the three men his anger burned. So Elihu the son of Barachel the Buzite spoke out and said, "I am young in years and you are old; Therefore I was shy and afraid to tell you what I think. read more.

1 Timothy 5:1-2

Do not sharply rebuke an older man, but rather appeal to him as a father, to the younger men as brothers, the older women as mothers, and the younger women as sisters, in all purity.

Reverence » For kings

1 Samuel 24:6

So he said to his men, "Far be it from me because of the LORD that I should do this thing to my lord, the LORD'S anointed, to stretch out my hand against him, since he is the LORD'S anointed."

1 Samuel 26:9

But David said to Abishai, "Do not destroy him, for who can stretch out his hand against the LORD'S anointed and be without guilt?"

2 Samuel 1:14

Then David said to him, "How is it you were not afraid to stretch out your hand to destroy the LORD'S anointed?"

1 Peter 2:17

Honor all people, love the brotherhood, fear God, honor the king.

Ecclesiastes 10:20

Furthermore, in your bedchamber do not curse a king, and in your sleeping rooms do not curse a rich man, for a bird of the heavens will carry the sound and the winged creature will make the matter known.

More verses: 1 Samuel 26:11 2 Samuel 16:21

Reverence » For God

Isaiah 45:9

"Woe to the one who quarrels with his Maker-- An earthenware vessel among the vessels of earth! Will the clay say to the potter, 'What are you doing?' Or the thing you are making say, 'He has no hands'?

Exodus 34:29-35

It came about when Moses was coming down from Mount Sinai (and the two tablets of the testimony were in Moses' hand as he was coming down from the mountain), that Moses did not know that the skin of his face shone because of his speaking with Him. So when Aaron and all the sons of Israel saw Moses, behold, the skin of his face shone, and they were afraid to come near him. Then Moses called to them, and Aaron and all the rulers in the congregation returned to him; and Moses spoke to them. read more.

Exodus 3:5

Then He said, "Do not come near here; remove your sandals from your feet, for the place on which you are standing is holy ground."

Genesis 17:3

Abram fell on his face, and God talked with him, saying,

Exodus 19:16-24

So it came about on the third day, when it was morning, that there were thunder and lightning flashes and a thick cloud upon the mountain and a very loud trumpet sound, so that all the people who were in the camp trembled. And Moses brought the people out of the camp to meet God, and they stood at the foot of the mountain. Now Mount Sinai was all in smoke because the LORD descended upon it in fire; and its smoke ascended like the smoke of a furnace, and the whole mountain quaked violently. read more.

Reverence » For the sanctuary

Leviticus 19:30

'You shall keep My sabbaths and revere My sanctuary; I am the LORD.

Ecclesiastes 5:1

Guard your steps as you go to the house of God and draw near to listen rather than to offer the sacrifice of fools; for they do not know they are doing evil.

John 2:16

and to those who were selling the doves He said, "Take these things away; stop making My Father's house a place of business."

Reverence » For magistrates

2 Peter 2:10

and especially those who indulge the flesh in its corrupt desires and despise authority Daring, self-willed, they do not tremble when they revile angelic majesties,

Jude 1:8

Yet in the same way these men, also by dreaming, defile the flesh, and reject authority, and revile angelic majesties.

Exodus 22:28

"You shall not curse God, nor curse a ruler of your people.

Reverence » For parents

Exodus 20:12

"Honor your father and your mother, that your days may be prolonged in the land which the LORD your God gives you.

Leviticus 19:3

'Every one of you shall reverence his mother and his father, and you shall keep My sabbaths; I am the LORD your God.

Isaiah 45:10

"Woe to him who says to a father, 'What are you begetting?' Or to a woman, 'To what are you giving birth?'"

Reverence » For God's house

Leviticus 19:30

'You shall keep My sabbaths and revere My sanctuary; I am the LORD.

Leviticus 26:2

'You shall keep My sabbaths and reverence My sanctuary; I am the LORD.

Topics on Reverence

Attitudes Of Reverence

19;5;7

But as for me, by Your abundant lovingkindness I will enter Your house, At Your holy temple I will bow in reverence for You.

Godly Reverence

2;3;5

Then He said, "Do not come near here; remove your sandals from your feet, for the place on which you are standing is holy ground."

Reverence To God

58;12;28

Therefore, since we receive a kingdom which cannot be shaken, let us show gratitude, by which we may offer to God an acceptable service with reverence and awe;

Reverence, And Blessing

19;128;1

How blessed is everyone who fears the LORD, Who walks in His ways.

Reverence, And God's Nature

9;12;24

"Only fear the LORD and serve Him in truth with all your heart; for consider what great things He has done for you.

Reverence, And Obedience

32;1;16

Then the men feared the LORD greatly, and they offered a sacrifice to the LORD and made vows.

Reverence, And Social Behaviour

49;5;21

and be subject to one another in the fear of Christ.