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Glorify

The Bible

Bible Usage:

Dictionaries:

  • Included in Eastons: Yes
  • Included in Hitchcocks: No
  • Included in Naves: No
  • Included in Smiths: No
  • Included in Websters: Yes
  • Included in Strongs: Yes
  • Included in Thayers: Yes
  • Included in BDB: Yes

Strongs Concordance:

Easton's Bible Dictionary
Glorify

1. To make glorious, or cause so to appear (John 12:28; 13:31, 32; 17:4, 5).

2. Spoken of God to "shew forth his praise" (1 Corinthians 6:20; 10:31).


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Glorify

GLO'RIFY, verb transitive [Latin gloria and facio, to make.]

1. To praise; to magnify and honor in worship; to ascribe honor to, in thought or words. Psalms 86:9

God is glorified, when such his excellency, above all things, is with due admiration acknowledged.

2. To make glorious; to exalt to glory, or to celestial happiness.

Whom he justified, them he also glorified. Romans 8:1.

The God of our fathers hath glorified his son

Jesus. Acts 3:1.

3. To praise; to honor; to extol.

Whomsoever they find to be most licentious of life--him they set up and glorify

4. To procure honor or praise to.


Webster's 1828 Dictionary
Glorifying

GLO'RIFYING, participle present tense Praising; honoring in worship; exalting to glory; honoring; extolling.


Naves Topical Index
Glorifying God

Commanded
1 Chronicles 16:28; Psalms 22:23; Isaiah 42:12

Due to Him:

General references
1 Chronicles 16:29

For His holiness
Psalms 99:9; Revelation 15:4

For His mercy and truth
Psalms 115:1; Romans 15:9

For His faithfulness and truth
Isaiah 25:1

For His wondrous works
Matthew 15:31; Acts 4:21

For His judgments
Isaiah 25:3; Ezekiel 28:22; Revelation 14:7

For His deliverances
Psalms 50:15

For His grace to others
Acts 11:18; 2 Corinthians 9:13; Galatians 1:24

Accomplished by:

Accomplished by:
Romans 4:20

Praising Him
Psalms 50:23

Doing all to glorify Him
1 Corinthians 10:31

Dying for Him
John 21:19

Suffering for Christ
1 Peter 4:14; 1 Peter 4:16

Glorifying Christ
Acts 19:17; 2 Thessalonians 1:12

Bringing forth fruits of righteousness
John 15:8; Philippians 1:11

Patience in affliction
Isaiah 24:15

Faithfulness
1 Peter 4:11

Required in body and spirit
1 Corinthians 6:20

Shall be universal
Psalms 86:9; Revelation 5:13

Saints:

Should resolve on
Psalms 69:30; Psalms 118:28

Unite in
Psalms 34:3; Romans 15:6

Persevere in
Psalms 86:12

All the blessings of God are designed to lead to
Isaiah 60:21; Isaiah 61:3

The holy example of the saints may lead others to
Matthew 5:16; 1 Peter 2:12

All, by nature, fail in
Romans 3:23

The wicked averse to
Daniel 5:23; Romans 1:21

Punishment for not
Daniel 5:23; Daniel 5:30; Malachi 2:2; Acts 12:23; Romans 1:21

Heavenly hosts engaged in
Revelation 4:11

Exemplified by:

David
Psalms 57:5

The multitude
Matthew 9:8; Matthew 15:31

The virgin Mary
Luke 1:46

The angels
Luke 2:14

The shepherds
Luke 2:20

Jesus
John 17:4

The man sick of the palsy
Luke 5:25

The woman with infirmity
Luke 13:13

The leper whom Jesus healed
Luke 17:15

The blind man
Luke 18:43

The centurion
Luke 23:47

The church at Jerusalem
Acts 11:18

The Gentiles at Antioch
Acts 13:48

Abraham
Romans 4:20

Paul
Romans 11:36