What does the Bible Say about Beauty?
By M. Grace, June 27, 2018 07:06 AM
Defining true meaning of beauty can be tough. But, God's words help us to discover what is the individual meaning of beauty should be is and truly is; that is to keep away from looking at physical appearance for our God looks at the heart in all people and things.
Use these Bible verses to find the real beauty in yourself, others and what surrounds us:
1 Peter 3:3-4
"Your beauty should not come from outward adornment, such as elaborate hairstyles and the wearing of gold jewelry or fine clothes. Rather, it should be that of your inner self, the unfading beauty of a gentle and quiet spirit, which is of great worth in God's sight."
1 Samuel 16:7
"But the LORD said to Samuel, "Do not consider his appearance or his height, for I have rejected him. The LORD does not look at the things people look at. People look at the outward appearance, but the LORD looks at the heart."
"Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the LORD is to be praised."
"Your heart became proud on account of your beauty, and you corrupted your wisdom because of your splendor. So I threw you to the earth; I made a spectacle of you before kings. By your many sins and dishonest trade you have desecrated your sanctuaries. So I made a fire come out from you, and it consumed you, and I reduced you to ashes on the ground in the sight of all who were watching."
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