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«Ask thy young men, and they will shew thee. Wherefore let the young men find favour in thine eyes: for we come in a good day: give, I pray thee, whatsoever cometh to thine hand unto thy servants, and to thy son David.»
«And the king said unto Zadok, Carry back the ark of God into the city: if I shall find favour in the eyes of the LORD, he will bring me again, and shew me both it, and his habitation: / But if he thus say, I have no delight in thee; behold, here am I, let him do to me as seemeth good unto him.»
«And the LORD appeared unto him in the plains of Mamre: and he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day; / And he lift up his eyes and looked, and, lo, three men stood by him: and when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the tent door, and bowed himself toward the ground, / And said, My LORD, if now I have found favour in thy sight, pass not away, I pray thee, from thy servant: / Let a little water, I pray you, be fetched, and wash your feet, and rest yourselves under the tree: / And I will fetch a morsel of bread, and comfort ye your hearts; after that ye shall pass on: for therefore are ye come to your servant. And they said, So do, as thou hast said.»
«And the sons of strangers shall build up thy walls, and their kings shall minister unto thee: for in my wrath I smote thee, but in my favour have I had mercy on thee.»
«And the daughter of Tyre shall be there with a gift; even the rich among the people shall intreat thy favour.»
«And the angel said unto her, Fear not, Mary: for thou hast found favour with God.»
«A good man sheweth favour, and lendeth: he will guide his affairs with discretion.»
«And if thou deal thus with me, kill me, I pray thee, out of hand, if I have found favour in thy sight; and let me not see my wretchedness.»
«And it was so, when the king saw Esther the queen standing in the court, that she obtained favour in his sight: and the king held out to Esther the golden sceptre that was in his hand. So Esther drew near, and touched the top of the sceptre.»
«'Tis such fools as you that makes the world full of ill-favour'd children.»