OT.filter - nkjv JOY:
@Genesis:31:27 @ Why did you flee away secretly, and steal away from me, and not tell me; for I might have sent you away with joy and songs, with timbrel and harp?
nkjv@Leviticus:26:34 @ Then the land shall enjoy its sabbaths as long as it lies desolate and you are in your enemies' land; then the land shall rest and enjoy its sabbaths.
nkjv@Leviticus:26:43 @ The land also shall be left empty by them, and will enjoy its sabbaths while it lies desolate without them; they will accept their guilt, because they despised My judgments and because their soul abhorred My statutes.
nkjv@Deuteronomy:28:47 @ "Because you did not serve the LORD your God with joy and gladness of heart, for the abundance of everything,
nkjv@Joshua:1:15 @ until the LORD has given your brethren rest, as He gave you, and they also have taken possession of the land which the LORD your God is giving them. Then you shall return to the land of your possession and enjoy it, which Moses the LORD's servant gave you on this side of the Jordan toward the sunrise."
nkjv@Judges:19:22 @ As they were enjoying themselves, suddenly certain men of the city, perverted men, surrounded the house and beat on the door. They spoke to the master of the house, the old man, saying, "Bring out the man who came to your house, that we may know him carnally!"
nkjv@1Samuel:18:6 @ Now it had happened as they were coming home, when David was returning from the slaughter of the Philistine, that the women had come out of all the cities of Israel, singing and dancing, to meet King Saul, with tambourines, with joy, and with musical instruments.
nkjv@1Kings:1:40 @ And all the people went up after him; and the people played the flutes and rejoiced with great joy, so that the earth seemed to split with their sound.
nkjv@1Kings:8:66 @ On the eighth day he sent the people away; and they blessed the king, and went to their tents joyful and glad of heart for all the good that the LORD had done for His servant David, and for Israel His people.
nkjv@1Chronicles:12:40 @ Moreover those who were near to them, from as far away as Issachar and Zebulun and Naphtali, were bringing food on donkeys and camels, on mules and oxen--provisions of flour and cakes of figs and cakes of raisins, wine and oil and oxen and sheep abundantly, for there was joy in Israel.
nkjv@1Chronicles:15:16 @ Then David spoke to the leaders of the Levites to appoint their brethren to be the singers accompanied by instruments of music, stringed instruments, harps, and cymbals, by raising the voice with resounding joy.
nkjv@1Chronicles:15:25 @ So David, the elders of Israel, and the captains over thousands went to bring up the ark of the covenant of the LORD from the house of Obed-Edom with joy.
nkjv@1Chronicles:29:17 @ I know also, my God, that You test the heart and have pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of my heart I have willingly offered all these things; and now with joy I have seen Your people, who are present here to offer willingly to You.
nkjv@2Chronicles:7:10 @ On the twenty-third day of the seventh month he sent the people away to their tents, joyful and glad of heart for the good that the LORD had done for David, for Solomon, and for His people Israel.
nkjv@2Chronicles:20:27 @ Then they returned, every man of Judah and Jerusalem, with Jehoshaphat in front of them, to go back to Jerusalem with joy, for the LORD had made them rejoice over their enemies.
nkjv@2Chronicles:30:26 @ So there was great joy in Jerusalem, for since the time of Solomon the son of David, king of Israel, there had been nothing like this in Jerusalem.
nkjv@2Chronicles:36:21 @ to fulfill the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land had enjoyed her Sabbaths. As long as she lay desolate she kept Sabbath, to fulfill seventy years.
nkjv@Ezra:3:12 @ But many of the priests and Levites and heads of the fathers' houses, old men who had seen the first temple, wept with a loud voice when the foundation of this temple was laid before their eyes. Yet many shouted aloud for joy,
nkjv@Ezra:3:13 @ so that the people could not discern the noise of the shout of joy from the noise of the weeping of the people, for the people shouted with a loud shout, and the sound was heard afar off.
nkjv@Ezra:6:16 @ Then the children of Israel, the priests and the Levites and the rest of the descendants of the captivity, celebrated the dedication of this house of God with joy.
nkjv@Ezra:6:22 @ And they kept the Feast of Unleavened Bread seven days with joy; for the LORD made them joyful, and turned the heart of the king of Assyria toward them, to strengthen their hands in the work of the house of God, the God of Israel.
nkjv@Nehemiah:8:10 @ Then he said to them, "Go your way, eat the fat, drink the sweet, and send portions to those for whom nothing is prepared; for this day is holy to our Lord. Do not sorrow, for the joy of the LORD is your strength."
nkjv@Nehemiah:12:43 @ Also that day they offered great sacrifices, and rejoiced, for God had made them rejoice with great joy; the women and the children also rejoiced, so that the joy of Jerusalem was heard afar off.
nkjv@Esther:5:9 @ So Haman went out that day joyful and with a glad heart; but when Haman saw Mordecai in the king's gate, and that he did not stand or tremble before him, he was filled with indignation against Mordecai.
nkjv@Esther:8:16 @ The Jews had light and gladness, joy and honor.
nkjv@Esther:8:17 @ And in every province and city, wherever the king's command and decree came, the Jews had joy and gladness, a feast and a holiday. Then many of the people of the land became Jews, because fear of the Jews fell upon them.
nkjv@Esther:9:22 @ as the days on which the Jews had rest from their enemies, as the month which was turned from sorrow to joy for them, and from mourning to a holiday; that they should make them days of feasting and joy, of sending presents to one another and gifts to the poor.
nkjv@Job:3:7 @ Oh, may that night be barren! May no joyful shout come into it!
nkjv@Job:8:19 @ "Behold, this is the joy of His way, And out of the earth others will grow.
nkjv@Job:20:5 @ That the triumphing of the wicked is short, And the joy of the hypocrite is but for a moment?
nkjv@Job:20:18 @ He will restore that for which he labored, And will not swallow it down; From the proceeds of business He will get no enjoyment.
nkjv@Job:29:13 @ The blessing of a perishing man came upon me, And I caused the widow's heart to sing for joy.
nkjv@Job:33:26 @ He shall pray to God, and He will delight in him, He shall see His face with joy, For He restores to man His righteousness.
nkjv@Job:38:7 @ When the morning stars sang together, And all the sons of God shouted for joy?
nkjv@Psalms:5:11 @ But let all those rejoice who put their trust in You; Let them ever shout for joy, because You defend them; Let those also who love Your name Be joyful in You.
nkjv@Psalms:16:11 @ You will show me the path of life; In Your presence is fullness of joy; At Your right hand are pleasures forevermore.
nkjv@Psalms:21:1 @ The king shall have joy in Your strength, O LORD; And in Your salvation how greatly shall he rejoice!
nkjv@Psalms:27:6 @ And now my head shall be lifted up above my enemies all around me; Therefore I will offer sacrifices of joy in His tabernacle; I will sing, yes, I will sing praises to the LORD.
nkjv@Psalms:30:5 @ For His anger is but for a moment, His favor is for life; Weeping may endure for a night, But joy comes in the morning.
nkjv@Psalms:32:11 @ Be glad in the LORD and rejoice, you righteous; And shout for joy, all you upright in heart!
nkjv@Psalms:33:3 @ Sing to Him a new song; Play skillfully with a shout of joy.
nkjv@Psalms:35:9 @ And my soul shall be joyful in the LORD; It shall rejoice in His salvation.
nkjv@Psalms:35:27 @ Let them shout for joy and be glad, Who favor my righteous cause; And let them say continually, "Let the LORD be magnified, Who has pleasure in the prosperity of His servant."
nkjv@Psalms:42:4 @ When I remember these things, I pour out my soul within me. For I used to go with the multitude; I went with them to the house of God, With the voice of joy and praise, With a multitude that kept a pilgrim feast.
nkjv@Psalms:43:4 @ Then I will go to the altar of God, To God my exceeding joy; And on the harp I will praise You, O God, my God.
nkjv@Psalms:48:2 @ Beautiful in elevation, The joy of the whole earth, Is Mount Zion on the sides of the north, The city of the great King.
nkjv@Psalms:51:8 @ Make me hear joy and gladness, That the bones You have broken may rejoice.
nkjv@Psalms:51:12 @ Restore to me the joy of Your salvation, And uphold me by Your generous Spirit.
nkjv@Psalms:63:5 @ My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness, And my mouth shall praise You with joyful lips.
nkjv@Psalms:65:13 @ The pastures are clothed with flocks; The valleys also are covered with grain; They shout for joy, they also sing.
nkjv@Psalms:66:1 @ Make a joyful shout to God, all the earth!
nkjv@Psalms:67:4 @ Oh, let the nations be glad and sing for joy! For You shall judge the people righteously, And govern the nations on earth.Selah
nkjv@Psalms:81:1 @ Sing aloud to God our strength; Make a joyful shout to the God of Jacob.
nkjv@Psalms:89:15 @ Blessed are the people who know the joyful sound! They walk, O LORD, in the light of Your countenance.
nkjv@Psalms:95:1 @ Oh come, let us sing to the LORD! Let us shout joyfully to the Rock of our salvation.
nkjv@Psalms:95:2 @ Let us come before His presence with thanksgiving; Let us shout joyfully to Him with psalms.
nkjv@Psalms:96:12 @ Let the field be joyful, and all that is in it. Then all the trees of the woods will rejoice before the LORD.
nkjv@Psalms:98:4 @ Shout joyfully to the LORD, all the earth; Break forth in song, rejoice, and sing praises.
nkjv@Psalms:98:6 @ With trumpets and the sound of a horn; Shout joyfully before the LORD, the King.
nkjv@Psalms:98:8 @ Let the rivers clap their hands; Let the hills be joyful together before the LORD,
nkjv@Psalms:100:1 @ Make a joyful shout to the LORD, all you lands!
nkjv@Psalms:105:43 @ He brought out His people with joy, His chosen ones with gladness.
nkjv@Psalms:113:9 @ He grants the barren woman a home, Like a joyful mother of children. Praise the LORD!
nkjv@Psalms:126:5 @ Those who sow in tears Shall reap in joy.
nkjv@Psalms:132:9 @ Let Your priests be clothed with righteousness, And let Your saints shout for joy.
nkjv@Psalms:132:16 @ I will also clothe her priests with salvation, And her saints shall shout aloud for joy.
nkjv@Psalms:137:6 @ If I do not remember you, Let my tongue cling to the roof of my mouth-- If I do not exalt Jerusalem Above my chief joy.
nkjv@Psalms:149:2 @ Let Israel rejoice in their Maker; Let the children of Zion be joyful in their King.
nkjv@Psalms:149:5 @ Let the saints be joyful in glory; Let them sing aloud on their beds.
nkjv@Proverbs:12:20 @ Deceit is in the heart of those who devise evil, But counselors of peace have joy.
nkjv@Proverbs:14:10 @ The heart knows its own bitterness, And a stranger does not share its joy.
nkjv@Proverbs:15:21 @ Folly is joy to him who is destitute of discernment, But a man of understanding walks uprightly.
nkjv@Proverbs:15:23 @ A man has joy by the answer of his mouth, And a word spoken in due season, how good it is!
nkjv@Proverbs:17:21 @ He who begets a scoffer does so to his sorrow, And the father of a fool has no joy.
nkjv@Proverbs:21:15 @ It is a joy for the just to do justice, But destruction will come to the workers of iniquity.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:2:1 @ I said in my heart, "Come now, I will test you with mirth; therefore enjoy pleasure"; but surely, this also was vanity.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:2:24 @ Nothing is better for a man than that he should eat and drink, and that his soul should enjoy good in his labor. This also, I saw, was from the hand of God.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:2:25 @ For who can eat, or who can have enjoyment, more than I?
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:2:26 @ For God gives wisdom and knowledge and joy to a man who is good in His sight; but to the sinner He gives the work of gathering and collecting, that he may give to him who is good before God. This also is vanity and grasping for the wind.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:3:13 @ and also that every man should eat and drink and enjoy the good of all his labor--it is the gift of God.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:5:18 @ Here is what I have seen: It is good and fitting for one to eat and drink, and to enjoy the good of all his labor in which he toils under the sun all the days of his life which God gives him; for it is his heritage.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:5:20 @ For he will not dwell unduly on the days of his life, because God keeps him busy with the joy of his heart.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:7:14 @ In the day of prosperity be joyful, But in the day of adversity consider: Surely God has appointed the one as well as the other, So that man can find out nothing that will come after him.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:8:15 @ So I commended enjoyment, because a man has nothing better under the sun than to eat, drink, and be merry; for this will remain with him in his labor all the days of his life which God gives him under the sun.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:9:7 @ Go, eat your bread with joy, And drink your wine with a merry heart; For God has already accepted your works.
nkjv@Ecclesiastes:9:9 @ Live joyfully with the wife whom you love all the days of your vain life which He has given you under the sun, all your days of vanity; for that is your portion in life, and in the labor which you perform under the sun.
nkjv@Isaiah:9:3 @ You have multiplied the nation And increased its joy; They rejoice before You According to the joy of harvest, As men rejoice when they divide the spoil.
nkjv@Isaiah:9:17 @ Therefore the Lord will have no joy in their young men, Nor have mercy on their fatherless and widows; For everyone is a hypocrite and an evildoer, And every mouth speaks folly. For all this His anger is not turned away, But His hand is stretched out still.
nkjv@Isaiah:12:3 @ Therefore with joy you will draw water From the wells of salvation.
nkjv@Isaiah:16:10 @ Gladness is taken away, And joy from the plentiful field; In the vineyards there will be no singing, Nor will there be shouting; No treaders will tread out wine in the presses; I have made their shouting cease.
nkjv@Isaiah:22:2 @ You who are full of noise, A tumultuous city, a joyous city? Your slain men are not slain with the sword, Nor dead in battle.
nkjv@Isaiah:22:13 @ But instead, joy and gladness, Slaying oxen and killing sheep, Eating meat and drinking wine: "Let us eat and drink, for tomorrow we die!"
nkjv@Isaiah:23:7 @ Is this your joyous city, Whose antiquity is from ancient days, Whose feet carried her far off to dwell?
nkjv@Isaiah:24:8 @ The mirth of the tambourine ceases, The noise of the jubilant ends, The joy of the harp ceases.
nkjv@Isaiah:24:11 @ There is a cry for wine in the streets, All joy is darkened, The mirth of the land is gone.
nkjv@Isaiah:29:19 @ The humble also shall increase their joy in the LORD, And the poor among men shall rejoice In the Holy One of Israel.
nkjv@Isaiah:32:13 @ On the land of my people will come up thorns and briers, Yes, on all the happy homes in the joyous city;
nkjv@Isaiah:32:14 @ Because the palaces will be forsaken, The bustling city will be deserted. The forts and towers will become lairs forever, A joy of wild donkeys, a pasture of flocks--
nkjv@Isaiah:35:2 @ It shall blossom abundantly and rejoice, Even with joy and singing. The glory of Lebanon shall be given to it, The excellence of Carmel and Sharon. They shall see the glory of the LORD, The excellency of our God.
nkjv@Isaiah:35:10 @ And the ransomed of the LORD shall return, And come to Zion with singing, With everlasting joy on their heads. They shall obtain joy and gladness, And sorrow and sighing shall flee away.
nkjv@Isaiah:49:13 @ Sing, O heavens! Be joyful, O earth! And break out in singing, O mountains! For the LORD has comforted His people, And will have mercy on His afflicted.
nkjv@Isaiah:51:3 @ For the LORD will comfort Zion, He will comfort all her waste places; He will make her wilderness like Eden, And her desert like the garden of the LORD; Joy and gladness will be found in it, Thanksgiving and the voice of melody.
nkjv@Isaiah:51:11 @ So the ransomed of the LORD shall return, And come to Zion with singing, With everlasting joy on their heads. They shall obtain joy and gladness; Sorrow and sighing shall flee away.
nkjv@Isaiah:52:9 @ Break forth into joy, sing together, You waste places of Jerusalem! For the LORD has comforted His people, He has redeemed Jerusalem.
nkjv@Isaiah:55:12 @ "For you shall go out with joy, And be led out with peace; The mountains and the hills Shall break forth into singing before you, And all the trees of the field shall clap their hands.
nkjv@Isaiah:56:7 @ Even them I will bring to My holy mountain, And make them joyful in My house of prayer. Their burnt offerings and their sacrifices Will be accepted on My altar; For My house shall be called a house of prayer for all nations."
nkjv@Isaiah:60:5 @ Then you shall see and become radiant, And your heart shall swell with joy; Because the abundance of the sea shall be turned to you, The wealth of the Gentiles shall come to you.
nkjv@Isaiah:60:15 @ "Whereas you have been forsaken and hated, So that no one went through you, I will make you an eternal excellence, A joy of many generations.
nkjv@Isaiah:61:3 @ To console those who mourn in Zion, To give them beauty for ashes, The oil of joy for mourning, The garment of praise for the spirit of heaviness; That they may be called trees of righteousness, The planting of the LORD, that He may be glorified."
nkjv@Isaiah:61:7 @ Instead of your shame you shall have double honor, And instead of confusion they shall rejoice in their portion. Therefore in their land they shall possess double; Everlasting joy shall be theirs.
nkjv@Isaiah:61:10 @ I will greatly rejoice in the LORD, My soul shall be joyful in my God; For He has clothed me with the garments of salvation, He has covered me with the robe of righteousness, As a bridegroom decks himself with ornaments, And as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.
nkjv@Isaiah:65:14 @ Behold, My servants shall sing for joy of heart, But you shall cry for sorrow of heart, And wail for grief of spirit.
nkjv@Isaiah:65:18 @ But be glad and rejoice forever in what I create; For behold, I create Jerusalem as a rejoicing, And her people a joy.
nkjv@Isaiah:65:19 @ I will rejoice in Jerusalem, And joy in My people; The voice of weeping shall no longer be heard in her, Nor the voice of crying.
nkjv@Isaiah:65:22 @ They shall not build and another inhabit; They shall not plant and another eat; For as the days of a tree, so shall be the days of My people, And My elect shall long enjoy the work of their hands.
nkjv@Isaiah:66:5 @ Hear the word of the LORD, You who tremble at His word: "Your brethren who hated you, Who cast you out for My name's sake, said, "Let the LORD be glorified, That we may see your joy.' But they shall be ashamed."
nkjv@Isaiah:66:10 @ "Rejoice with Jerusalem, And be glad with her, all you who love her; Rejoice for joy with her, all you who mourn for her;
nkjv@Jeremiah:15:16 @ Your words were found, and I ate them, And Your word was to me the joy and rejoicing of my heart; For I am called by Your name, O LORD God of hosts.
nkjv@Jeremiah:31:13 @ "Then shall the virgin rejoice in the dance, And the young men and the old, together; For I will turn their mourning to joy, Will comfort them, And make them rejoice rather than sorrow.
nkjv@Jeremiah:33:9 @ Then it shall be to Me a name of joy, a praise, and an honor before all nations of the earth, who shall hear all the good that I do to them; they shall fear and tremble for all the goodness and all the prosperity that I provide for it.'
nkjv@Jeremiah:33:11 @ the voice of joy and the voice of gladness, the voice of the bridegroom and the voice of the bride, the voice of those who will say: "Praise the LORD of hosts, For the LORD is good, For His mercy endures forever"-- and of those who will bring the sacrifice of praise into the house of the LORD. For I will cause the captives of the land to return as at the first,' says the LORD.
nkjv@Jeremiah:48:33 @ Joy and gladness are taken From the plentiful field And from the land of Moab; I have caused wine to fail from the winepresses; No one will tread with joyous shouting-- Not joyous shouting!
nkjv@Jeremiah:49:25 @ Why is the city of praise not deserted, the city of My joy?
nkjv@Jeremiah:51:48 @ Then the heavens and the earth and all that is in them Shall sing joyously over Babylon; For the plunderers shall come to her from the north," says the LORD.
nkjv@Lamentations:2:15 @ All who pass by clap their hands at you; They hiss and shake their heads At the daughter of Jerusalem: "Is this the city that is called "The perfection of beauty, The joy of the whole earth'?"
nkjv@Lamentations:5:15 @ The joy of our heart has ceased; Our dance has turned into mourning.
nkjv@Ezekiel:24:25 @ "And you, son of man--will it not be in the day when I take from them their stronghold, their joy and their glory, the desire of their eyes, and that on which they set their minds, their sons and their daughters:
nkjv@Ezekiel:36:5 @ therefore thus says the Lord GOD: "Surely I have spoken in My burning jealousy against the rest of the nations and against all Edom, who gave My land to themselves as a possession, with wholehearted joy and spiteful minds, in order to plunder its open country."'
nkjv@Hosea:9:1 @ Do not rejoice, O Israel, with joy like other peoples, For you have played the harlot against your God. You have made love for hire on every threshing floor.
nkjv@Joel:1:12 @ The vine has dried up, And the fig tree has withered; The pomegranate tree, The palm tree also, And the apple tree-- All the trees of the field are withered; Surely joy has withered away from the sons of men.
nkjv@Joel:1:16 @ Is not the food cut off before our eyes, Joy and gladness from the house of our God?
nkjv@Habakkuk:3:18 @ Yet I will rejoice in the LORD, I will joy in the God of my salvation.
nkjv@Zechariah:8:19 @ "Thus says the LORD of hosts: "The fast of the fourth month, The fast of the fifth, The fast of the seventh, And the fast of the tenth, Shall be joy and gladness and cheerful feasts For the house of Judah. Therefore love truth and peace.'