...

bible verses about value of a woman

 

The Worth and Value of Women:

  • Proverbs 31:10: “A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies.”
  • Genesis 2:18: “The Lord God said, ‘It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a helper suitable for him.'”
  • Psalm 139:14: “I praise you because I am fearfully and wonderfully made; your works are wonderful, I know that full well.”
  • Proverbs 12:4: “A wife of noble character is her husband’s crown, but a disgraceful wife is like decay in his bones.”
  • Proverbs 18:22: “He who finds a wife finds what is good and receives favor from the Lord.”

Women in Leadership and Wisdom:

  • Judges 4:4: “Now Deborah, a prophet, the wife of Lappidoth, was leading Israel at that time.”
  • Proverbs 31:26: “She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue.”
  • Proverbs 14:1: “The wise woman builds her house, but with her own hands the foolish one tears hers down.”
  • Esther 4:14: “For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your father’s family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time as this?”

God’s Love and Value for Women:

  • Galatians 3:28: “There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.”
  • 1 Peter 3:7: “Husbands, in the same way be considerate as you live with your wives, and treat them with respect as the weaker partner and as heirs with you of the gracious gift of life, so that nothing will hinder your prayers.”
  • Song of Solomon 4:7: “You are altogether beautiful, my darling; there is no flaw in you.”
  • Matthew 10:29-31: “Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground outside your Father’s care. And even the very hairs of your head are all numbered. So don’t be afraid; you are worth more than many sparrows.”

Strength and Dignity of a Woman:

  • Proverbs 31:25: “She is clothed with strength and dignity; she can laugh at the days to come.”
  • 1 Corinthians 6:19-20: “Do you not know that your bodies are temples of the Holy Spirit, who is in you, whom you have received from God? You are not your own; you were bought at a price. Therefore honor God with your bodies.”
  • Ruth 3:11: “And now, my daughter, don’t be afraid. I will do for you all you ask. All the people of my town know that you are a woman of noble character.”

Loving and Compassionate Women:

  • Proverbs 31:20: “She opens her arms to the poor and extends her hands to the needy.”
  • Luke 10:42: “but few things are needed—or indeed only one. Mary has chosen what is better, and it will not be taken away from her.”
  • 1 Timothy 5:10: “and is well known for her good deeds, such as bringing up children, showing hospitality, washing the feet of the Lord’s people, helping those in trouble, and devoting herself to all kinds of good deeds.”
  • Proverbs 31:8-9: “Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.”

Women in Faith:

  • Luke 1:45: “Blessed is she who has believed that the Lord would fulfill his promises to her!”
  • Romans 16:1-2: “I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deacon of the church in Cenchreae. I ask you to receive her in the Lord in a way worthy of his people and to give her any help she may need from you, for she has been the benefactor of many people, including me.”
  • Luke 8:1-3: “After this, Jesus traveled about from one town and village to another, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom of God. The Twelve were with him, and also some women who had been cured of evil spirits and diseases: Mary (called Magdalene) from whom seven demons had come out; Joanna the wife of Chuza, the manager of Herod’s household; Susanna; and many others. These women were helping to support them out of their own means.”

A Woman’s Beauty and Heart:

  • 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.”
  • Song of Solomon 4:9: “You have stolen my heart, my sister, my bride; you have stolen my heart with one glance of your eyes, with one jewel of your necklace.”
  • Proverbs 31:30: “Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised.”
  • 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.'”

Women as Mothers:

  • Psalm 127:3: “Children are a heritage from the Lord, offspring a reward from him.”
  • Proverbs 22:6: “Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it.”
  • 1 Samuel 1:27: “I prayed for this child, and the Lord has granted me what I asked of him.”
  • Proverbs 31:28: “Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her.”

Women’s Roles in the Church:

  • Acts 18:26: “He began to speak boldly in the synagogue. When Priscilla and Aquila heard him, they invited him to their home and explained to him the way of God more adequately.”
  • Romans 16:12: “Greet Tryphena and Tryphosa, those women who work hard in the Lord. Greet my dear friend Persis, another woman who has worked very hard in the Lord.”
  • 1 Corinthians 11:11-12: “Nevertheless, in the Lord woman is not independent of man, nor is man independent of woman. For as woman came from man, so also man is born of woman. But everything comes from God.”

Women’s Wisdom and Counsel:

  • Judges 5:7: “Villagers in Israel would not fight; they held back until I, Deborah, arose, until I arose, a mother in Israel.”
  • Proverbs 31:26: “She speaks with wisdom, and faithful instruction is on her tongue.”
  • 1 Corinthians 1:27: “But God chose the foolish things of the world to shame the wise; God chose the weak things of the world to shame the strong.”
  • Acts 2:17: “‘In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams.'”

Honoring Women:

  • Ephesians 5:25: “Husbands, love your wives, just as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her.”
  • Colossians 3:19: “Husbands, love your wives and do not be harsh with them.”
  • 1 Peter 3:7: “Husbands, in the same way be considerate as you live with your wives, and treat them with respect as the weaker partner and as heirs with you of the gracious gift of life, so that nothing will hinder your prayers.”
  • Galatians 3:28: “There is neither Jew nor Gentile, neither slave nor free, nor is there male and female, for you are all one in Christ Jesus.”

Women’s Faith and Witness:

  • Romans 16:1-2: “I commend to you our sister Phoebe, a deacon of the church in Cenchreae. I ask you to receive her in the Lord in a way worthy of his people and to give her any help she may need from you, for she has been the benefactor of many people, including me.”
  • Luke 8:1-3: “After this, Jesus traveled about from one town and village to another, proclaiming the good news of the kingdom of God. The Twelve were with him, and also some women who had been cured of evil spirits and diseases: Mary (called Magdalene) from whom seven demons had come out; Joanna the wife of Chuza, the manager of Herod’s household; Susanna; and many others. These women were helping to support them out of their own means.”
  • Romans 16:12: “Greet Tryphena and Tryphosa, those women who work hard in the Lord. Greet my dear friend Persis, another woman who has worked very hard in the Lord.”
  • Acts 2:17: “‘In the last days, God says, I will pour out my Spirit on all people. Your sons and daughters will prophesy, your young men will see visions, your old men will dream dreams.'”

Women’s Strength and Virtue:

  • Proverbs 31:10-12: “A wife of noble character who can find? She is worth far more than rubies. Her husband has full confidence in her and lacks nothing of value. She brings him good, not harm, all the days of her life.”
  • Proverbs 31:17: “She sets about her work vigorously; her arms are strong for her tasks.”
  • Proverbs 31:30-31: “Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. Honor her for all that her hands have done, and let her works bring her praise at the city gate.”
  • 1 Samuel 25:32-33: “David said to Abigail, ‘Praise be to the Lord, the God of Israel, who has sent you today to meet me. May you be blessed for your good judgment and for keeping me from bloodshed this day and from avenging myself with my own hands.'”

Women’s Courage and Faithfulness:

  • Esther 4:14: “For if you remain silent at this time, relief and deliverance for the Jews will arise from another place, but you and your father’s family will perish. And who knows but that you have come to your royal position for such a time as this?”
  • Ruth 1:16-17: “But Ruth replied, ‘Don’t urge me to leave you or to turn back from you. Where you go, I will go, and where you stay, I will stay. Your people will be my people and your God my God. Where you die, I will die, and there I will be buried. May the Lord deal with me, be it ever so severely if even death separates you and me.'”
  • Acts 9:36: “In Joppa, there was a disciple named Tabitha (in Greek her name is Dorcas); she was always doing good and helping the poor.”
  • Exodus 15:20: “Then Miriam the prophet, Aaron’s sister, took a timbrel in her hand, and all the women followed her, with timbrels and dancing.”

God’s Blessings Upon Women:

  • Psalm 68:11: “The Lord announces the word, and the women who proclaim it are a mighty throng.”
  • 1 Samuel 2:1: “Then Hannah prayed and said: ‘My heart rejoices in the Lord; in the Lord, my horn is lifted high. My mouth boasts over my enemies, for I delight in your deliverance.'”
  • Proverbs 31:28-29: “Her children arise and call her blessed; her husband also, and he praises her: ‘Many women do noble things, but you surpass them all.'”
  • Luke 1:42: “In a loud voice she [Elizabeth] exclaimed: ‘Blessed are you among women, and blessed is the child you will bear!'”