ESTEEMED BY GOD

Key Verse

  • “This is the one I will esteem: he who is humble and contrite in spirit, who trembles at My word. Isaiah 66:2 BSB

Examples

  • Daniel: And he said to me, “O Daniel, man of high esteem, understand the words that I am about to tell you and stand upright, for I have now been sent to you.” And when he had spoken this word to me, I stood up trembling. Daniel 10:11 NASB 1977
  • Noah, Daniel and Job: even if these three men, Noah, Daniel, and Job were in that land, by their own righteousness (right standing with God) they could only save (deliver) themselves,” says the Lord GOD. Ezekiel 14:14 AMP

Character Traits

  • Job: There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was blameless and upright, and one who feared God and shunned evil... And his sons would go and feast in their houses, each on his appointed day, and would send and invite their three sisters to eat and drink with them. So it was, when the days of feasting had run their course, that Job would send and sanctify them, and he would rise early in the morning and offer burnt offerings according to the number of them all. For Job said, “It may be that my sons have sinned and cursed God in their hearts.” Thus Job did regularly. Job 1:1,4-5 NKJV
  • Noah: By faith Noah, being divinely warned of things not yet seen, moved with godly fear, prepared an ark for the saving of his household, by which he condemned the world and became heir of the righteousness which is according to faith. Hebrews 11:7 NKJV
  • Daniel: Forasmuch as an excellent spirit, and knowledge, and understanding, interpreting of dreams, and shewing of hard sentences, and dissolving of doubts, were found in the same Daniel, whom the king named Belteshazzar: now let Daniel be called, and he will shew the
    interpretation. Daniel 5:12 KJV
  • Then the [other two] commissioners and the satraps began trying to find a
    reason to bring a complaint against Daniel concerning the
    [administration of the] kingdom; but they could find no reason for an
    accusation or evidence of corruption, because he was faithful [a man of high moral character and personal integrity], and no negligence or corruption [of any kind] was found in himDaniel 6:4 AMP
  • Now when Daniel knew that the writing was signed, he went home. And in
    his upper room, with his windows open toward Jerusalem, he knelt down on his knees three times that day, and prayed and gave thanks before his
    God, as was his custom since early days
    Daniel 6:10 NKJV
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