Bible Study

"Study to shew thyself approved unto God, a workman that needeth not to be ashamed, rightly dividing the word of truth." 2 Timothy 2:15 KJV

What the Bible Says About Glory...

The following are scriptures in the Bible that reference glory. Scripture quotations below are taken from the New King James Version and the New Living Translation of the Holy Bible. The words in parentheses are corresponding words used in the King James Version of the Holy Bible.

New King James Version

New Living Translation

“Therefore Sheol has enlarged itself And opened its mouth beyond measure; Their glory and their multitude and their pomp, And he who is jubilant, shall descend into it.” Isaiah 5:14

"The grave is licking its lips in anticipation, opening its mouth wide. The great and the lowly and all the drunken mob will be swallowed up." Isaiah 5:14 NLT

“And one cried to another and said: 'Holy, holy, holy is the Lord of hosts; The whole earth is full of His glory!'” Isaiah 6:3

"They were calling out to each other, 'Holy, holy, holy is the LORD of Heaven’s Armies! The whole earth is filled with his glory!'" Isaiah 6:3 NLT

“Now therefore, behold, the Lord brings up over them The waters of the River, strong and mighty-- The king of Assyria and all his glory; He will go up over all his channels And go over all his banks.” Isaiah 8:7

"Therefore, the Lord will overwhelm them with a mighty flood from the Euphrates River —the king of Assyria and all his glory. This flood will overflow all its channels" Isaiah 8:7 NLT

“What will you do in the day of punishment, And in the desolation which will come from afar? To whom will you flee for help? And where will you leave your glory?...Therefore it shall come to pass, when the Lord has performed all His work on Mount Zion and on Jerusalem, that He will say, "I will punish the fruit of the arrogant heart of the king of Assyria, and the glory of his haughty looks....Therefore the Lord, the Lord of hosts, Will send leanness among his fat ones; And under his glory He will kindle a burning Like the burning of a fire....And it will consume the glory of his forest and of his fruitful field, Both soul and body; And they will be as when a sick man wastes away.” Isaiah 10:3,12,16,18

"What will you do on the day of reckoning, when disaster comes from afar? To whom will you run for help? Where will you leave your riches?...After the Lord has used the king of Assyria to accomplish his purposes on Mount Zion and in Jerusalem, he will turn against the king of Assyria and punish him—for he is proud and arrogant....Therefore, the Lord, the LORD of Heaven’s Armies, will send a plague among Assyria’s proud troops, and a flaming fire will consume its glory....The LORD will consume Assyria’s glory like a fire consumes a forest in a fruitful land; it will waste away like sick people in a plague." Isaiah 10:3,12,16,18 NLT

“And Babylon, the glory of kingdoms, The beauty of the Chaldeans' pride, Will be as when God overthrew Sodom and Gomorrah.” Isaiah 13:19

"Babylon, the most glorious of kingdoms, the flower of Chaldean pride, will be devastated like Sodom and Gomorrah when God destroyed them." Isaiah 13:19 NLT

“All the kings of the nations, All of them, sleep in glory, Everyone in his own house;” Isaiah 14:18

"The kings of the nations lie in stately glory, each in his own tomb," Isaiah 14:18 NLT

“But now the Lord has spoken, saying, 'Within three years, as the years of a hired man, the glory of Moab will be despised with all that great multitude, and the remnant will be very small and feeble.'” Isaiah 16:14

"But now the LORD says, 'Within three years, counting each day, the glory of Moab will be ended. From its great population, only a feeble few will be left alive.'" Isaiah 16:14 NLT

“'The fortress also will cease from Ephraim, The kingdom from Damascus, And the remnant of Syria; They will be as the glory of the children of Israel', Says the Lord of hosts, 'In that day it shall come to pass That the glory of Jacob will wane, And the fatness of his flesh grow lean.'” Isaiah 17:3-4

"'The fortified towns of Israel will also be destroyed, and the royal power of Damascus will end. All that remains of Syria will share the fate of Israel’s departed glory,' declares the LORD of Heaven’s Armies, 'In that day Israel’s glory will grow dim; its robust body will waste away.'" Isaiah 17:3-4 NLT

“Then they shall be afraid and ashamed of Ethiopia their expectation and Egypt their glory.” Isaiah 20:5

"Then the Philistines will be thrown into panic, for they counted on the power of Ethiopia and boasted of their allies in Egypt!" Isaiah 20:5 NLT

“For thus the Lord has said to me: 'Within a year, according to the year of a hired man, all the glory of Kedar will fail;'” Isaiah 21:16

"The Lord said to me, 'Within a year, counting each day, all the glory of Kedar will come to an end.'" Isaiah 21:16 NLT

“He will surely turn violently and toss you like a ball Into a large country; There you shall die, and there your glorious chariots Shall be the shame of your master's house....They will hang on him all the glory of his father's house, the offspring and the posterity, all vessels of small quantity, from the cups to all the pitchers.” Isaiah 22:18,24

"crumple you into a ball, and toss you away into a distant, barren land. There you will die, and your glorious chariots will be broken and useless. You are a disgrace to your master!...They will give him great responsibility, and he will bring honor to even the lowliest members of his family. " Isaiah 22:18,24 NLT

“The Lord of hosts has purposed it, To bring to dishonor the pride of all glory, To bring into contempt all the honorable of the earth.” Isaiah 23:9

"The LORD of Heaven’s Armies has done it to destroy your pride and bring low all earth’s nobility." Isaiah 23:9 NLT

“From the ends of the earth we have heard songs: 'Glory to the righteous!' But I said, 'I am ruined, ruined! Woe to me! The treacherous dealers have dealt treacherously, Indeed, the treacherous dealers have dealt very treacherously.'” Isaiah 24:16

"We hear songs of praise from the ends of the earth, songs that give glory to the Righteous One! But my heart is heavy with grief. Weep for me, for I wither away. Deceit still prevails, and treachery is everywhere." Isaiah 24:16 NLT

“In that day the Lord of hosts will be For a crown of glory and a diadem of beauty To the remnant of His people,” Isaiah 28:5

"Then at last the LORD of Heaven’s Armies will himself be Israel’s glorious crown. He will be the pride and joy of the remnant of his people." Isaiah 28:5 NLT

“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.” Isaiah 35:2

"Yes, there will be an abundance of flowers and singing and joy! The deserts will become as green as the mountains of Lebanon, as lovely as Mount Carmel or the plain of Sharon. There the LORD will display his glory, the splendor of our God." Isaiah 35:2 NLT

“The glory of the Lord shall be revealed, And all flesh shall see it together; For the mouth of the Lord has spoken.” Isaiah 40:5

"Then the glory of the LORD will be revealed, and all people will see it together. The LORD has spoken!" Isaiah 40:5 NLT

“You shall winnow them, the wind shall carry them away, And the whirlwind shall scatter them; You shall rejoice in the Lord, And glory in the Holy One of Israel.” Isaiah 41:16

"You will toss them into the air, and the wind will blow them all away; a whirlwind will scatter them. Then you will rejoice in the LORD. You will glory in the Holy One of Israel." Isaiah 41:16 NLT

“I am the Lord, that is My name; And My glory I will not give to another, Nor My praise to carved images....Let them give glory to the Lord, And declare His praise in the coastlands.” Isaiah 42:8,12

"I am the LORD ; that is my name! I will not give my glory to anyone else, nor share my praise with carved idols....Let the whole world glorify the LORD; let it sing his praise." Isaiah 42:8,12 NLT

Previous Page     Next Page>> Top



Search the Bible
Search For: using: in: Click "Find" button
Copyright, Inc.
Web This Site

Unless otherwise noted, all scriptures are taken from the New King James Verion of the Holy Bible
Web site design by Albany's Internet Mall.