‘kindness…’….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

The desire of a man is his kindness:
and a poor man is better than a liar. – Pro 19:22

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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 “kindness…”.

Gen 20:13 And it came to pass,
when God caused me to wander
from my father’s house, that I said unto her,
This is thy kindness
which thou shalt shew unto me;
at every place whither we shall come,
say of me, He is my brother.

Gen 21:23 Now therefore swear unto me here by God
that thou wilt not deal falsely with me,
nor with my son,
nor with my son’s son:
but according to the kindness
that I have done unto thee,
thou shalt do unto me,
and to the land wherein thou hast sojourned.

Gen 24:12 And he said, O LORD God of my master Abraham,
I pray thee, send me good speed this day,
and shew kindness unto my master Abraham.

Gen 24:14 And let it come to pass,
that the damsel to whom I shall say,
Let down thy pitcher, I pray thee, that I may drink;
and she shall say, Drink, and I will give thy camels drink also:
let the same be she that thou hast
appointed for thy servant Isaac;
and thereby shall I know that
thou hast shewed kindness unto my master.

Gen 40:14 But think on me when it shall be well with thee,
and shew kindness, I pray thee, unto me,
and make mention of me unto Pharaoh,
and bring me out of this house:

15. For indeed I was stolen away
out of the land of the Hebrews:
and here also have I done nothing
that they should put me into the dungeon.

Jos 2:12 Now therefore, I pray you, swear unto me by the LORD,
since I have shewed you kindness,
that ye will also shew kindness unto my father’s house,
and give me a true token:

Jdg 8:35 Neither shewed they kindness to the house of Jerubbaal,
namely, Gideon, according to all the goodness
which he had shewed unto Israel.

Rth 2:20 And Naomi said unto her daughter in law,
Blessed be he of the LORD,
who hath not left off his kindness
to the living and to the dead.
And Naomi said unto her,
The man is near of kin unto us,
one of our next kinsmen.

Rth 3:10 And he said, Blessed be thou of the LORD, my daughter:
for thou hast shewed more kindness
in the latter end than at the beginning,
inasmuch as thou followedst not young men,
whether poor or rich.

1Sa 15:6 And Saul said unto the Kenites, Go, depart,
get you down from among the Amalekites,
lest I destroy you with them:
for ye shewed kindness to all the children of Israel,
when they came up out of Egypt.
So the Kenites departed from among the Amalekites.

1Sa 20:14 And thou shalt not only while yet I live
shew me the kindness of the LORD,
that I die not:

1Sa 20:15 But also thou shalt not cut off thy kindness
from my house for ever:
no, not when the LORD hath cut off the enemies of David
every one from the face of the earth.

2Sa 2:5 And David sent messengers unto the men of Jabeshgilead,
and said unto them, Blessed be ye of the LORD,
that ye have shewed this kindness unto your lord,
even unto Saul, and have buried him.

2Sa 2:6 And now the LORD shew kindness and truth unto you:
and I also will requite you this kindness,
because ye have done this thing.

2Sa 3:8 Then was Abner very wroth for the words of Ishbosheth,
and said, Am I a dog’s head,
which against Judah do shew kindness this day
unto the house of Saul thy father,
to his brethren, and to his friends,
and have not delivered thee into the hand of David,
that thou chargest me to day with a fault concerning this woman?

2Sa 9:1 And David said, Is there yet any that is left of the house of Saul,
that I may shew him kindness for Jonathan’s sake?

2Sa 9:3 And the king said, Is there not yet any of the house of Saul,
that I may shew the kindness of God unto him?
And Ziba said unto the king,
Jonathan hath yet a son,
which is lame on his feet.

2Sa 9:7 And David said unto him, Fear not:
for I will surely shew thee kindness
for Jonathan thy father’s sake,
and will restore thee all the land of Saul thy father;
and thou shalt eat bread at my table continually.

2Sa 10:2 Then said David, I will shew kindness
unto Hanun the son of Nahash,
as his father shewed kindness unto me.
And David sent to comfort him
by the hand of his servants for his father.
And David’s servants came
into the land of the children of Ammon.

2Sa 16:17 And Absalom said to Hushai,
Is this thy kindness to thy friend?
why wentest thou not with thy friend?

1Ki 2:7 But shew kindness unto the sons of Barzillai the Gileadite,
and let them be of those that eat at thy table:
for so they came to me when I fled
because of Absalom thy brother.

1Ki 3:6 And Solomon said, Thou hast shewed unto
thy servant David my father great mercy,
according as he walked before thee in truth,
and in righteousness,
and in uprightness of heart with thee;
and thou hast kept for him this great kindness,
that thou hast given him a son to sit on his throne,
as it is this day.

1Ch 19:2 And David said, I will shew kindness
unto Hanun the son of Nahash,
because his father shewed kindness to me.
And David sent messengers to comfort him
concerning his father.
So the servants of David came into
the land of the children of Ammon to Hanun, to comfort him.

2Ch 24:22 Thus Joash the king remembered not the kindness
which Jehoiada his father had done to him,
but slew his son.
And when he died, he said,
The LORD look upon it,
and require it.

Neh 9:17 And refused to obey, neither were mindful of thy wonders
that thou didst among them;
but hardened their necks,
and in their rebellion appointed
a captain to return to their bondage:
but thou art a God ready to pardon,
gracious and merciful, slow to anger,
and of great kindness,
and forsookest them not.

Est 2:9 And the maiden pleased him,
and she obtained kindness of him;
and he speedily gave her her things for purification,
with such things as belonged to her,
and seven maidens,
which were meet to be given her,
out of the king’s house:
and he preferred her and her maids
unto the best place of the house of the women.

Psa 31:21 Blessed be the LORD:
for he hath shewed me
his marvellous kindness in a strong city.

Psa 117:2 For his merciful kindness is great toward us:
and the truth of the LORD endureth for ever.
Praise ye the LORD.

Psa 119:76 Let, I pray thee,
thy merciful kindness be for my comfort,
according to thy word unto thy servant.

Psa 141:5 Let the righteous smite me;
it shall be a kindness:
and let him reprove me;
it shall be an excellent oil,
which shall not break my head:
for yet my prayer also shall be in their calamities.

Pro 19:22 The desire of a man is his kindness:
and a poor man is better than a liar.

Pro 31:26 She openeth her mouth with wisdom;
and in her tongue is the law of kindness.

Isa 54:8 In a little wrath I hid my face from thee for a moment;
but with everlasting kindness will I have mercy on thee,
saith the LORD thy Redeemer.

Isa 54:10 For the mountains shall depart,
and the hills be removed;
but my kindness shall not depart from thee,
neither shall the covenant of my peace be removed,
saith the LORD that hath mercy on thee.

Jer 2:2 Go and cry in the ears of Jerusalem, saying,
Thus saith the LORD;
I remember thee, the kindness of thy youth,
the love of thine espousals,
when thou wentest after me in the wilderness,
in a land that was not sown.

Joe 2:13 And rend your heart,
and not your garments,
and turn unto the LORD your God:
for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger,
and of great kindness,
and repenteth him of the evil.

Jon 4:2 And he prayed unto the LORD,
and said, I pray thee, O LORD, was not this my saying,
when I was yet in my country?
Therefore I fled before unto Tarshish:
for I knew that thou art a gracious God,
and merciful, slow to anger,
and of great kindness,
and repentest thee of the evil.

Act 28:2 And the barbarous people shewed us no little kindness:
for they kindled a fire,
and received us every one,
because of the present rain,
and because of the cold.

2Co 6:3 Giving no offence in any thing,
that the ministry be not blamed:
4. But in all  things approving ourselves as the ministers of God,
in much patience,
in afflictions,
in necessities,
in distresses,
5. In stripes,
in imprisonments,
in tumults,
in labours,
in watchings,
in fastings;

2Co 6:6 By pureness,
by knowledge,
by longsuffering,
by kindness,
by the Holy Ghost,
by love unfeigned,

7. By the word of truth,
by the power of God,
by the armour of righteousness
on the right hand and on the left,
8. By honour and dishonour,
by evil report and good report:
as deceivers, and  yet true;
9. As unknown, and  yet well known;
as dying, and, behold, we live;
as chastened, and not killed;
10. As sorrowful, yet alway rejoicing;
as poor, yet making many rich;
as having nothing,
and  yet possessing all things.

Eph 2:7 That in the ages to come he might shew
the exceeding riches of his grace
in his kindness toward us through Christ Jesus.

Col 3:12 Put on therefore, as the elect of God,
holy and beloved,
bowels of mercies,
humbleness of mind,

13. Forbearing one another,
and forgiving one another,
if any man have a quarrel against any:
even as Christ forgave you, so also  do ye.

Tit 3:4 But after that the kindness
and love of God our Saviour
toward man appeared,

5. Not by works of righteousness which we have done,
but according to his mercy he saved us,
by the washing of regeneration,
and renewing of the Holy Ghost;
6. Which he shed on us abundantly
through Jesus Christ our Saviour;
7. That being justified by his grace,
we should be made heirs
according to the hope of eternal life.

2Pe 1:5     And beside this, giving all diligence,
add to your faith virtue;
and to virtue knowledge;
6. And to knowledge temperance;
and to temperance patience;
and to patience godliness;

2Pe 1:7 And to godliness brotherly kindness;
and to brotherly kindness charity.

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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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