Bible verses about "character" | ABP_Strongs

Proverbs 22:1-29

  1 G141.1 [3 is more preferred G3686 2name G2570 1A good] G2228 than G4149 [2riches G4183 1many]; G5228 [4over G1161 1and G694 5silver G2532 6and G5553 7gold G5484 3favor G18 2good].
  2 G4145 Rich G2532 and G4434 poor G4876 meet with G240 one another; G297 [5both G1161 1but G3588 2the G2962 3 lord G4160 4made].
  3 G3835 A clever man G1492 seeing G4190 the wicked G5097 [2being punished G2901.2 1forcefully] G1473 is himself G3811 corrected; G3588 but the G1161   G878 fools G3928 passing by G2210 are penalized.
  4 G1074 [3is the generation G4678 4of wisdom G5401 1 The fear G2962 2 of the lord], G2532 and G4149 riches, G2532 and G1391 glory, G2532 and G2222 life.
  5 G5146 Thistles G2532 and G3803 snares G1722 are in G3598 [2ways G4646 1crooked]; G3588 but the one G1161   G5442 guarding G3588   G1438 his own G5590 soul G566 is at a distance G1473 from them.
  6 G1457 Dedicate G3588 the G3813 child G2596 according to G3588   G3598 his way; G1473   G2532 and G1065 indeed G1437 if G1095 he should grow old, G3756 he will not depart G868   G575 from G1473 it.
  7 G4145 The rich G4434 [2 the poor G756 1shall control], G2532 and G3610 servants G2398 [2to their own G1203 3masters G1155 1will lend].
  8 G3588 The G4687 one sowing G5337 heedlessly G2325 harvests G2556 bad things; G4127 and the calamity G1161   G2041 of his works G1473   G4931 he shall complete. G435 [2man G2431 1A happy] G2532 and G1395 a giver G25 God loves; G3588   G2316   G3153 and the folly G1161   G2041 of his works G1473   G4931 he shall end.
  9 G3588 The one G1653 showing mercy G4434 on the poor G1473 [2himself G1303.5 1nourishes]; G3588   G1063 for G1438 of his own G740 bread loaves G1325 he gives G3588 to the G4434 poor. G3529 [5victory G2532 6and G5092 7honor G4046 4procures G3588 1The one G1435 3gifts G1325 2giving]; G3588   G3305 however G5590 [2 the life G851 1it removes] G3588 of the ones G2932 possessing.
  10 G1544 Cast out G1537 from G4892 the sanhedrin G3061 the mischievous one! G2532 and G4900.3 [2shall go out together G1473 3with him G3497.2 1altercation]. G3752 For whenever G1063   G2523 he sits G1722 in G4892 the sanhedrin G3956 [2all G818 1he dishonors].
  11 G25 The lord loves G2962   G3741 sacred G2588 hearts; G1184 [4 are acceptable G1161 1and G1473 5to him G3956 2all G299 3unblemished ones] G1722 in G3588   G3598 their ways. G1473   G5491 [3with his lips G4165 2tends G935 1A king].
  12 G3588 But the G1161   G3788 eyes G2962 of the lord G1301 carefully keep G144 good sense; G5336.3 but he treats as worthless G1161   G3056 the words G3892.1 of a lawbreaker.
  13 G4391.1 [2makes an excuse G2532 3and G3004 4says G3636 1 The lazy one], G3023 There is a lion G1722 in G3588 the G3598 streets, G1722 and in G1161   G3588 the G4113 squares G5406.1 are murderers.
  14 G998.1 [4cesspool G901 3 is a deep G4750 1 The mouth G3892.1 2of a lawbreaker]; G3588 and the one G1161   G3404 being detested G5259 by G2962 the lord G1706 shall fall G1519 into G1473 it.
  15 G454 Thoughtlessness G1821.1 lights up G2588 the heart G3501 of a young person; G4464 but the rod G1161   G2532 and G3809 instruction G3112 will drive it far G575 from G1473 him.
  16 G3588 The one G4811 extorting G3993 the needy G4183 [2many G4160 1produces G3588   G1438 4for himself G2556 3evils]; G1325 and he gives G1161   G4145 to the rich G1909 to make it less. G1640  
  17 G3056 [3to the words G4680 4of the wise G3846 1Set aside G3588   G3775 2your ear], G1473   G2532 and G191 hear G1699 my G3056 words! G3588   G1161 and G4674 [2your G2588 3heart G2186 1set] G2443 that G1097 you should know!
  18 G3754 for G2570 they are good, G1510.2.6   G2532 and G1437 if G1685 you put G1473 them G1519 in G3588   G2588 your heart, G1473   G2165 they shall gladden G1473 you G260 at the same time G1909 upon G4674 your G5491 lips;
  19 G2443 that G1473 your G1096 [2should be G1909 3upon G2962 4 the lord G3588   G1680 1hope], G2532 and G1107 he shall make known G1473 to you G3588   G3598 his way; G1473  
  20 G2532 but also you G1473   G1161   G583 register G1473 them G4572 to yourself, G5151.6 even thrice G1519 for G1012 counsel G2532 and G1108 knowledge!
  21 G1321 I teach G3767 you then G1473   G227 a true G3056 word, G2532 and G1108 knowledge G18 good G5219 to hearken to; G3588   G611 for you to answer G1473   G3056 words G225 of truth G3588 to the G4261 ones propounding things G1473 to you.
  22 G3361 Do not G577.1 repel G3993 the needy! G4434 [3poor G1063 1for G1510.2.3 2he is]. G2532 And G3361 you shall not G818 dishonor G772 the weak G1722 at G4439 the gates;
  23 G3588 for the G1161   G2962 lord G2919 will arbitrate G1473 his G3588   G1349 cause, G2532 and G4506 you shall rescue G4674 your G799.1 [2against reprisal G5590 1soul].
  24 G3361 Be not G1510.5   G2083 a companion G435 to a man G2373.1 inclined to rage! G5384 and a friend G1161   G3711 prone to anger G3361 do not G4884.1 lodge with!
  25 G3379 lest at any time G3129 you should learn G3588   G3598 of his ways, G1473   G2532 and G2983 should receive G1029 nooses G3588 for G4674 your G5590 soul.
  26 G3361 Do not G1325 give G4572 yourself G1519 for G1449.2 surety! G153 shaming G4383 the face,
  27 G1437 for if G1063   G3361 you should not G2192 have G4159 from any place G661 to pay, G2983 they shall take G3588 the G4765.6 bedding G3588   G5259 under G3588   G4125 your sides. G1473  
  28 G3361 Do not G3332 remove G3725 [2boundaries G166 1 the everlasting]! G3739 which G2476 [2set G3588   G3962 1your fathers]. G1473  
  29 G3706.2 An observant G435 man, G2532 and G3691 one sharp G1722 in G3588   G2041 his works G1473   G935 [3kings G1163 1must G3936 2stand beside], G2532 and G3361 should not G3936 stand beside G435 [2men G3576 1dull].

Proverbs 10:9

  9 G3739 The one who G4198 goes G574 simply, G4198 goes G3982 complying; G3588 but the G1161   G1294 one perverting G3588   G3598 his ways G1473   G1097 shall be known.

Romans 12:2

  2 G2532 And G3361 be not G4964 conformed G3588 to G165 this eon, G3778   G235 but G3339 be transformed G3588 in the G342 renewal G3588   G3563 of your mind, G1473   G1519 in G3588 the G1381 trying of yourselves, G1473   G5100 in what G3588 is the G2307 [6will G3588   G2316 7of God G3588   G18 1good G2532 2and G2101 3well-pleasing G2532 4and G5046 5perfect]!

Philippians 4:8

  8 G3588 For the G3062 rest, G80 brethren, G3745 as much as G1510.2.3 is G227 true, G3745 as much as G4586 is serious, G3745 as much as G1342 is just, G3745 as much as G53 is pure, G3745 as much as G4375 is friendly, G3745 as much as G2163 is of good report, G1536 if any G703 virtue G2532 and G1536 if any G1868 high praise, G3778 these things G3049 consider!

Romans 5:3-5

  3 G3756 [2not G3440 3only that G1161 1And], G235 but G2532 also G2744 we boast G1722 in G3588 the G2347 afflictions, G1492 knowing G3754 that G3588 the G2347 affliction G5281 [2endurance G2716 1manufactures];
  4 G3588 and the G1161   G5281 endurance G1382 proof; G3588 and the G1161   G1382 proof G1680 hope;
  5 G3588 and the G1161   G1680 hope G3756 does not shame; G2617   G3754 for G3588 the G26 love G3588   G2316 of God G1632 has been poured out G1722 in G3588   G2588 our hearts G1473   G1223 through G4151 [2spirit G39 1holy], G3588 of the one G1325 having been given G1473 to us.

Philippians 2:12-16

  12 G5620 So that, G27 my beloved, G1473   G2531 as G3842 at all times G5219 you obeyed, G3361 not G5613 as G1722 at G3588   G3952 my arrival G1473   G3440 only, G235 but G3568 now G4183 much G3123 rather G1722 in G3588   G666 my absence, G1473   G3326 with G5401 fear G2532 and G5156 trembling G3588   G1438 [2your own G4991 3deliverance G2716 1work out]!
  13 G3588   G2316 For God G1063   G1510.2.3 is G3588 the one G1754 operating G1722 in G1473 you G2532 both G3588   G2309 to want G2532 and G3588   G1754 to operate G5228 for G3588 the G2107 good-pleasure.
  14 G3956 Do all things G4160   G5565 without G1112 grumblings G2532 and G1261 arguings!
  15 G2443 that G1096 you should become G273 blameless G2532 and G185 unmixed, G5043 children G2316 of God, G298 without blemish, G1722 in G3319 the midst G1074 of a generation G4646 crooked G2532 and G1294 perverted, G1722 among G3739 whom G5316 you appear G5613 as G5458 luminaries G1722 in G2889 the world,
  16 G3056 [2 the word G2222 3of life G1907 1giving heed to], G1519 for G2745 a boasting G1473 to me G1519 in G2250 the day G5547 of Christ, G3754 that G3756 not G1519 in G2756 vain G5143 I ran, G3761 nor G1519 in G2756 vain G2872 I tired.

2 Peter 1:3-11

  3 G5613 as G3956 all things G1473 to us G3588   G2304 [2divine G1411 3power G1473 1of his], G3588 the things G4314 for G2222 life G2532 and G2150 piety, G1433 being presented G1223 through G3588 the G1922 full knowledge G3588 of the one G2564 having called G1473 us G1223 by G1391 glory G2532 and G703 virtue,
  4 G1223 by G3739 which G3588 [2the things G5093 3esteemed G1473 4for us G2532 5and G3173 6greatest G1862 7declarations G1433 1he has presented], G2443 that G1223 through G3778 these G1096 you should become G2304 [2divine G2844 1partners of] G5449 nature, G668 having escaped G3588 the G1722 [2in G2889 3 the world G1722 4by G1939 5lust G5356 1corruption].
  5 G2532 [3also G1473 2for this same reason G3778   G1161 1And], G4710 [3diligence G3956 2all G3923 1adding], G2023 supply G1722 in G3588 the G4102 belief G1473 of yours G3588 the G703 virtue, G1722 and in G1161   G3588 the G703 virtue G3588 the G1108 knowledge,
  6 G1722 and in G1161   G3588 the G1108 knowledge G3588 the G1466 self-control, G1722 and in G1161   G3588 the G1466 self-control G3588 the G5281 endurance, G1722 and in G1161   G3588 the G5281 endurance G3588 the G2150 piety,
  7 G1722 and in G1161   G3588 the G2150 piety G3588 the G5360 brotherly affection, G1722 and in G1161   G3588 the G5360 brotherly affection G3588 the G26 love!
  8 G3778 For these things G1063   G1473 being in you, G5224   G2532 and G4121 being superabundant, G3756 [2not G692 3idle G3761 4nor G175 5unfruitful G2525 1they stand] G1519 in G3588 the G3588   G2962 [2of our Lord G1473   G* 3Jesus G5547 4Christ G1922 1full knowledge].
  9 G3739 But in whom G1063   G3361 [2are not G3918 3at hand G3778 1these things] G5185 is blind, G1510.2.3   G3467 losing sight, G3024 [2forgetfulness G2983 1having taken] G3588 of the G2512 cleansing G3588   G3819 of his earlier G1473   G266 sins.
  10 G1352 Therefore G3123 rather, G80 brethren, G4704 hurry G949 [6firm G1473 2your G3588   G2821 3calling G2532 4and G1589 5selection G4160 1to make]! G3778 for these things G1063   G4160 doing, G3766.2 in no way G4417 should you fail G4218 at some time or other.
  11 G3779 For thus G1063   G4146 richly G2023 shall be supplied G1473 to you G3588 the G1529 entrance G1519 into G3588 the G166 eternal G932 kingdom G3588   G2962 of our Lord G1473   G2532 and G4990 deliverer G* Jesus G5547 Christ.

1 Samuel 16:7

  7 G2532 And G2036 the lord said G2962   G4314 to G* Samuel, G3361 You should not look G1914   G1909 upon G3588   G3799 his appearance, G1473   G3366 nor G1519 unto G3588 the G1838 manner G3588   G3174 of his greatness, G1473   G3754 for G1847 I treat him with contempt; G1473   G3754 for G3756 not G5613 as G1689 [2shall look G444 1a man] G3708 shall God see. G3588   G2316   G3754 For G3588   G444 man G3708 shall see G1519 on G4383 the surface, G3588   G1161 but G2316 God G3708 shall see G1519 into G2588 the heart.

Romans 5:1-5

  1 G1344 Having been justified G3767 then G1537 of G4102 belief, G1515 [2peace G2192 1we have] G4314 towards G3588   G2316 God G1223 through G3588   G2962 our Lord G1473   G* Jesus G5547 Christ,
  2 G1223 through G3739 whom G2532 also G3588   G4318 [2access G2192 1we have] G3588 to the G4102 belief G1519 in G3588   G5484 this favor G3778   G1722 in G3739 which G2476 we stand G2532 and G2744 boast G1909 upon G1680 in hope G3588 of the G1391 glory G3588   G2316 of God.
  3 G3756 [2not G3440 3only that G1161 1And], G235 but G2532 also G2744 we boast G1722 in G3588 the G2347 afflictions, G1492 knowing G3754 that G3588 the G2347 affliction G5281 [2endurance G2716 1manufactures];
  4 G3588 and the G1161   G5281 endurance G1382 proof; G3588 and the G1161   G1382 proof G1680 hope;
  5 G3588 and the G1161   G1680 hope G3756 does not shame; G2617   G3754 for G3588 the G26 love G3588   G2316 of God G1632 has been poured out G1722 in G3588   G2588 our hearts G1473   G1223 through G4151 [2spirit G39 1holy], G3588 of the one G1325 having been given G1473 to us.

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