Bible Verses About Goodness (KJV)

Psalm 33:5
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What does it mean to be good? The dictionary defines goodness as “the quality or state of being good.” But what does that really mean?

There are many ways to think about goodness. One way is to think about what is valuable or important in life. What do you value most highly? What do you think is most worth pursuing? These things can be different for different people.

Another way to think about goodness is in terms of how we treat other people. Are we kind and compassionate? Do we act with integrity and honesty? Do we try to help others, even if it means making sacrifices ourselves? Again, these things can be different for different people.

The Bible has a lot to say about goodness. In the Old Testament, the Hebrew word for “good” is often used to describe something that is pleasing to God or in accordance with His will. In the New Testament, the Greek word for “good” is often used to describe things that are morally excellent or virtuous.

Goodness is a core quality of God. It’s who He is. His very nature is good. And because He is good, He wants what’s best for us.

God’s goodness means that He is kind, merciful, and just. He is always looking out for our best interests. And because He loves us, His goodness leads Him to forgive us when we sin.

When we live in accordance with His goodness, we experience His blessings in our lives. We are able to enjoy His presence and find true fulfillment in life. Goodness leads to life abundant!

If you want to experience more of God’s goodness in your life, ask Him to help you live according to His will. Pursue holiness and obedience, and He will surely bless you.

So what does it mean to be good? It means different things to different people. But ultimately, it means living a life that is pleasing to God and in accordance with His will. It means being kind and compassionate, acting with integrity and honesty, and trying to help others. It means living a life of virtue and excellence.


Psalm 142:7
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Bible Verses About Goodness

1. Psalm 34:8

O taste and see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.

2. Psalm 118:17

I shall not die, but live, and declare the works of the LORD.

3. Psalm 85:10

Mercy and truth are met together; righteousness and peace have kissed each other.

4. Psalm 52:1

{To the chief Musician, Maschil, A Psalm of David, when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul, and said unto him, David is come to the house of Ahimelech.} Why boastest thou thyself in mischief, O mighty man? the goodness of God endureth continually.

5. Psalm 33:5

He loveth righteousness and judgment: the earth is full of the goodness of the LORD.

6. Romans 12:21

Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good.

7. 2 Samuel 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.

8. Psalm 31:19

Oh how great is thy goodness, which thou hast laid up for them that fear thee; which thou hast wrought for them that trust in thee before the sons of men!

9. Psalm 142:7

Bring my soul out of prison, that I may praise thy name: the righteous shall compass me about; for thou shalt deal bountifully with me.

10. Galatians 5:22

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,

11. Romans 15:14

And I myself also am persuaded of you, my brethren, that ye also are full of goodness, filled with all knowledge, able also to admonish one another.

12. Psalm 21:3

For thou preventest him with the blessings of goodness: thou settest a crown of pure gold on his head.

13. Jeremiah 33:9

And it shall be to me a name of joy, a praise and an honour before all the nations of the earth, which shall hear all the good that I do unto them: and they shall fear and tremble for all the goodness and for all the prosperity that I procure unto it.

14. Psalm 65:11

Thou crownest the year with thy goodness; and thy paths drop fatness.

15. Titus 3:4

But after that the kindness and love of God our Saviour toward man appeared,

16. Numbers 10:32

And it shall be, if thou go with us, yea, it shall be, that what goodness the LORD shall do unto us, the same will we do unto thee.

17. Psalm 65:4

Blessed is the man whom thou choosest, and causest to approach unto thee, that he may dwell in thy courts: we shall be satisfied with the goodness of thy house, even of thy holy temple.

18. Psalm 100:5

For the LORD is good; his mercy is everlasting; and his truth endureth to all generations.

19. Psalm 25:7

Remember not the sins of my youth, nor my transgressions: according to thy mercy remember thou me for thy goodness’ sake, O LORD.

20. 2 Peter 1:3

According as his divine power hath given unto us all things that pertain unto life and godliness, through the knowledge of him that hath called us to glory and virtue:

21. Psalm 119:66

Teach me good judgment and knowledge: for I have believed thy commandments.

22. Philemon 1:14

But without thy mind would I do nothing; that thy benefit should not be as it were of necessity, but willingly.

23. Exodus 33:19

And he said, I will make all my goodness pass before thee, and I will proclaim the name of the LORD before thee; and will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and will shew mercy on whom I will shew mercy.

24. Psalm 116:12

What shall I render unto the LORD for all his benefits toward me?

25. Psalm 107:9

For he satisfieth the longing soul, and filleth the hungry soul with goodness.

26. Psalm 27:13

I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the LORD in the land of the living.

27. Psalm 86:17

Shew me a token for good; that they which hate me may see it, and be ashamed: because thou, LORD, hast holpen me, and comforted me.

28. Psalm 16:2

O my soul, thou hast said unto the LORD, Thou art my Lord: my goodness extendeth not to thee;

29. Psalm 145:4

One generation shall praise thy works to another, and shall declare thy mighty acts.

30. 2 Peter 1:5

And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge;

31. Psalm 145:8

The LORD is gracious, and full of compassion; slow to anger, and of great mercy.

32. Ephesians 5:9

(For the fruit of the Spirit is in all goodness and righteousness and truth;)

33. Proverbs 20:6

Most men will proclaim every one his own goodness: but a faithful man who can find?

34. Psalm 77:11

I will remember the works of the LORD: surely I will remember thy wonders of old.

35. Psalm 103:2

Bless the LORD, O my soul, and forget not all his benefits:

36. Psalm 23:6

Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life: and I will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever.

37. Psalm 107:31

Oh that men would praise the LORD for his goodness, and for his wonderful works to the children of men!

38. Jeremiah 31:14

And I will satiate the soul of the priests with fatness, and my people shall be satisfied with my goodness, saith the LORD.

39. Romans 11:22

Behold therefore the goodness and severity of God: on them which fell, severity; but toward thee, goodness, if thou continue in his goodness: otherwise thou also shalt be cut off.

40. Exodus 33:18

And he said, I beseech thee, shew me thy glory.

41. 1 Peter 2:3

If so be ye have tasted that the Lord is gracious.

42. Psalm 36:5

Thy mercy, O LORD, is in the heavens; and thy faithfulness reacheth unto the clouds.

43. Hebrews 6:5

And have tasted the good word of God, and the powers of the world to come,

44. Romans 2:4

Or despisest thou the riches of his goodness and forbearance and longsuffering; not knowing that the goodness of God leadeth thee to repentance?

45. Acts 14:17

Nevertheless he left not himself without witness, in that he did good, and gave us rain from heaven, and fruitful seasons, filling our hearts with food and gladness.

46. Psalm 103:5

Who satisfieth thy mouth with good things; so that thy youth is renewed like the eagle’s.

47. Psalm 145:7

They shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness, and shall sing of thy righteousness.

48. Psalm 71:15

My mouth shall shew forth thy righteousness and thy salvation all the day; for I know not the numbers thereof.

49. Psalm 69:16

Hear me, O LORD; for thy lovingkindness is good: turn unto me according to the multitude of thy tender mercies.


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Bible Verses About Goodness Of God (KJV)

Celine Rice
Celine is a web blogger who enjoys writing about her daily life. Her favorite topics are education and feminism. As much as she enjoys being creative, she sometimes just wants to sit down and read a good book without overthinking.
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