‘my servant’..a loving commendation from the Holy Bible (KJV)


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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV,  the following verses were given in the context of “my servant”.

Genesis 26:24 And the LORD appeared unto him the same night,
and said, I am the God of Abraham thy father: fear not, for I am with thee,
and will bless thee,
and multiply thy seed for my servant Abraham’s sake.

Numbers 12:7 My servant Moses is not so,
who is faithful in all mine house.

Numbers 12:8 With him will I speak mouth to mouth, even apparently,
and not in dark speeches;
and the similitude of the LORD shall he behold:
wherefore then were ye not afraid to speak against my servant Moses?

Numbers 14:24 But my servant Caleb, because he had another spirit with him,
and hath followed me fully, him will I bring into the land whereinto he went;
and his seed shall possess it.

Joshua 1:2 Moses my servant is dead;
now therefore arise, go over this Jordan, thou,
and all this people, unto the land which I do give to them,
even to the children of Israel.

Joshua 1:7 Only be thou strong and very courageous,
that thou mayest observe to do according to all the law,
which Moses my servant commanded thee:
turn not from it to the right hand or to the left,
that thou mayest prosper whithersoever thou goest.

I Samuel 22:8 That all of you have conspired against me,
and there is none that sheweth me that my son hath made a league with the son of Jesse,
and there is none of you that is sorry for me,
or sheweth unto me that my son hath stirred up my servant against me,
to lie in wait, as at this day?

I Samuel 27:12 And Achish believed David, saying,
He hath made his people Israel utterly to abhor him;
therefore he shall be my servant for ever.

II Samuel 3:18 Now then do it: for the LORD hath spoken of David, saying,
By the hand of my servant David
I will save my people Israel out of the hand of the Philistines,
and out of the hand of all their enemies.

II Samuel 7:5 Go and tell my servant David, Thus saith the LORD,
Shalt thou build me an house for me to dwell in?

II Samuel 7:8 Now therefore so shalt thou say unto my servant David,
Thus saith the LORD of hosts, I took thee from the sheepcote,
from following the sheep, to be ruler over my people, over Israel:

II Samuel 19:26 And he answered, My lord, O king, my servant deceived me:
for thy servant said, I will saddle me an ass,
that I may ride thereon,
and go to the king; because thy servant is lame.

I Kings 11:32 (But he shall have one tribe for my servant David’s sake, and for Jerusalem’s sake,
the city which I have chosen out of all the tribes of Israel:)

I Kings 11:36 And unto his son will I give one tribe,
that David my servant may have a light alway before me in Jerusalem,
the city which I have chosen me to put my name there.

I Kings 11:38 And it shall be, if thou wilt hearken unto all that I command thee,
and wilt walk in my ways,
and do that is right in my sight,
to keep my statutes and my commandments,
as David my servant did; that I will be with thee,
and build thee a sure house, as I built for David,
and will give Israel unto thee.

I Kings 14:8 And rent the kingdom away from the house of David,
and gave it thee:
and yet thou hast not been as my servant David,
who kept my commandments,
and who followed me with all his heart,
to do that only which was right in mine eyes;

II Kings 5:6 And he brought the letter to the king of Israel, saying,
Now when this letter is come unto thee,
behold, I have therewith sent Naaman my servant to thee,
that thou mayest recover him of his leprosy.

II Kings 19:34 For I will defend this city, to save it, for mine own sake,
and for my servant David’s sake.

II Kings 20:6 And I will add unto thy days fifteen years;
and I will deliver thee and this city out of the hand of the king of Assyria;
and I will defend this city for mine own sake,
and for my servant David’s sake.

II Kings 21:8 Neither will I make the feet of Israel move any more out of the land which I gave their fathers;
only if they will observe to do according to all that I have commanded them,
and according to all the law that my servant Moses commanded them.

I Chronicles 17:7 Now therefore thus shalt thou say unto my servant David,
Thus saith the LORD of hosts, I took thee from the sheepcote,
even from following the sheep, that thou shouldest be ruler over my people Israel:

Job 1:8 And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job,
that there is none like him in the earth,
a perfect and an upright man,
one that feareth God,
and escheweth evil?

Job 2:3 And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job,
that there is none like him in the earth,
a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil?
and still he holdeth fast his integrity,
although thou movedst me against him, to destroy him without cause.

Job 42:7 And it was so, that after the LORD had spoken these words unto Job,
the LORD said to Eliphaz the Temanite, My wrath is kindled against thee,
and against thy two friends:
for ye have not spoken of me the thing that is right, as my servant Job hath.

Job 42:8 Therefore take unto you now seven bullocks and seven rams,
and go to my servant Job,
and offer up for yourselves a burnt offering;
and my servant Job shall pray for you: for him will I accept:
lest I deal with you after your folly,
in that ye have not spoken of me the thing which is right, like my servant Job.

Isaiah 20:3 And the LORD said, Like as my servant Isaiah hath walked naked and barefoot
three years for a sign and wonder upon Egypt and upon Ethiopia;

Isaiah 22:20 And it shall come to pass in that day,
that I will call my servant Eliakim the son of Hilkiah:

Isaiah 37:35 For I will defend this city to save it for mine own sake,
and for my servant David’s sake.

Isaiah 43:10 Ye are my witnesses, saith the LORD,
and my servant whom I have chosen:
that ye may know and believe me,
and understand that I am he:
before me there was no God formed, neither shall there be after me.

Isaiah 49:6 And he said, It is a light thing that thou shouldest be my servant to raise up the tribes of Jacob,
and to restore the preserved of Israel:
I will also give thee for a light to the Gentiles,
that thou mayest be my salvation unto the end of the earth.

Isaiah 52:13 Behold, my servant shall deal prudently,
he shall be exalted and extolled,
and be very high.

Jeremiah 30:10 Therefore fear thou not, O my servant Jacob, saith the LORD;
neither be dismayed, O Israel: for, lo, I will save thee from afar,
and thy seed from the land of their captivity;
and Jacob shall return,
and shall be in rest,
and be quiet,
and none shall make him afraid.

Jeremiah 46:27 But fear not thou, O my servant Jacob, and be not dismayed,
O Israel: for, behold, I will save thee from afar off,
and thy seed from the land of their captivity;
and Jacob shall return,
and be in rest and at ease,
and none shall make him afraid.

Ezekiel 28:25 Thus saith the Lord GOD; When I shall have gathered the house of Israel
from the people among whom they are scattered,
and shall be sanctified in them in the sight of the heathen,
then shall they dwell in their land that I have given to my servant Jacob.

Ezekiel 34:23 And I will set up one shepherd over them,
and he shall feed them, even my servant David; he shall feed them,
and he shall be their shepherd.

Ezekiel 34:24 And I the LORD will be their God,
and my servant David a prince among them; I the LORD have spoken it.

Ezekiel 37:24 And David my servant shall be king over them;
and they all shall have one shepherd: they shall also walk in my judgments,
and observe my statutes,
and do them.

Ezekiel 37:25 And they shall dwell in the land that I have given unto Jacob my servant,
wherein your fathers have dwelt;
and they shall dwell therein, even they,
and their children,
and their children’s children for ever:
and my servant David shall be their prince for ever.

Zechariah 3:8 Hear now, O Joshua the high priest, thou,
and thy fellows that sit before thee: for they are men wondered at:
for, behold, I will bring forth my servant the BRANCH.

Matthew 8:6 And saying, Lord, my servant lieth at home sick of the palsy,
grievously tormented.

Matthew 8:8 The centurion answered and said, Lord,
I am not worthy that thou shouldest come under my roof:
but speak the word only,
and my servant shall be healed.

Luke 7:7 Wherefore neither thought I myself worthy to come unto thee:
but say in a word,
and my servant shall be healed.

John 12:26 If any man serve me, let him follow me;
and where I am, there shall also my servant be:
if any man serve me, him will my Father honour.

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About David Mathi Raj
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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