Bible Verses Related to Virtue

Spend an evening (or several) looking at just one of these verses at a time. Don’t forget to ask your children the questions: Who? What? Where? Why? When?and How? Discuss with your family what each verse or story teaches about the character quality; and give vital application of how this quality can be applied to your family. Choose several verses to memorise together as a family during the month.

1411 dunamiv dunamis doo’-nam-is

from 1410; TDNT-2:284 , 186; n f
AV-power 77, mighty work 11, strength 7, miracle 7, might 4, virtue 3, mighty 2, misc 9; 120
1) strength power, ability
1a) inherent power, power residing in a thing by virtue of its nature, or which a person or thing exerts and puts forth
1b) power for performing miracles
1c) moral power and excellence of soul
1d) the power and influence which belong to riches and wealth
1e) power and resources arising from numbers
1f) power consisting in or resting upon armies, forces, hosts

Matthew 6:13 And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil: For thine is the kingdom, and the power <1411>, and the glory, for ever. Amen.
Matthew 7:22 Many will say to me in that day, Lord, Lord, have we not prophesied in thy name? and in thy name have cast out devils? and in thy name done many wonderful works <1411>?
Matthew 14:2 And said unto his servants, This is John the Baptist; he is risen from the dead; and therefore mighty works <1411> do shew forth themselves in him. {do…: or, are wrought by him}

Matthew 22:29 Jesus answered and said unto them, Ye do err, not knowing the scriptures, nor the power <1411> of God.

Matthew 24:30 And then shall appear the sign of the Son of man in heaven: and then shall all the tribes of the earth mourn, and they shall see the Son of man coming in the clouds of heaven with power <1411> and great glory.

Matthew 25:15 And unto one he gave five talents, to another two, and to another one; to every man according to his several ability<1411> ; and straightway took his journey. {talents: a talent is one hundred and eighty seven pounds ten shillings}

Mark 5:30 And Jesus, immediately knowing in himself that virtue <1411> had gone out of him, turned him about in the press, and said, Who touched my clothes?

Luke 1:17 And he shall go before him in the spirit and power <1411> of Elias, to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just; to make ready a people prepared for the Lord. {to the wisdom: or, by the wisdom}

Luke 4:14 And Jesus returned in the power <1411> of the Spirit into Galilee: and there went out a fame of him through all the region round about.

Luke 6:19 And the whole multitude sought to touch him: for there went virtue <1411> out of him, and healed [them] all.

Luke 24:49 And, behold, I send the promise of my Father upon you: but tarry ye in the city of Jerusalem, until ye be endued with power <1411> from on high.

Acts 1:8 But ye shall receive power, <1411> after that the Holy Ghost is come upon you: and ye shall be witnesses unto me both in Jerusalem, and in all Judaea, and in Samaria, and unto the uttermost part of the earth. {power…: or, the power of the Holy Ghost coming upon you}

Acts 6:8 And Stephen, full of faith and power, <1411> did great wonders and miracles among the people.

Romans 1:16 For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power <1411> of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek.

Romans 1:20 For the invisible things of him from the creation of the world are clearly seen, being understood by the things that are made, [even] his eternal power <1411> and Godhead; so that they are without excuse: {so…: or, that they may be}

Romans 9:17 For the scripture saith unto Pharaoh, Even for this same purpose have I raised thee up, that I might shew my power <1411> in thee, and that my name might be declared throughout all the earth.1 Corinthians 4:20 For the kingdom of God [is] not in word, but in power.

2 Corinthians 12:9 And he said unto me, My grace is sufficient for thee: for my strength is made perfect in weakness. Most gladly therefore will I rather glory in my infirmities, that the power <1411> of Christ may rest upon me.

Ephesians 3:20 Now unto him that is able to do exceeding abundantly above all that we ask or think, according to the power <1411> that worketh in us,

Philippians 3:10 That I may know him, and the power <1411> of his resurrection, and the fellowship of his sufferings, being made conformable unto his death;

1 Thessalonians 1:5 For our gospel came not unto you in word only, but also in power, <1411> and in the Holy Ghost, and in much assurance; as ye know what manner of men we were among you for your sake.

2 Timothy 1:7 For God hath not given us the spirit of fear; but of power, <1411> and of love, and of a sound mind.

2 Timothy 3:5 Having a form of godliness, but denying the power <1411> thereof: from such turn away.

Revelation 3:8 I know thy works: behold, I have set before thee an open door, and no man can shut it: for thou hast a little strength, <1411> and hast kept my word, and hast not denied my name.

47 agneia hagneia hag-ni’ -ah

from 53; TDNT-1:123 , 19; n f

AV-purity 2; 2

1) purity, sinlessness of life

1 Timothy 4:12 Let no man despise thy youth; but be thou an example of the believers, in word, in conversation, in charity, in spirit, in faith, in purity <47>.

1 Timothy 5:2 The elder women as mothers; the younger as sisters, with all purity <47>.

703 areth arete ar-et’ -ay

from the same as 730; TDNT-1:457 , 77; n f
AV-virtue 4, praise 1; 5
1) a virtuous course of thought, feeling and action
1a) virtue, moral goodness
2) any particular moral excellence, as modesty, purity

Philippians 4:8 Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue <703>, and if there be any praise, think on these things. {honest: or, venerable}
1 Peter 2:9 But ye are a chosen generation, a royal priesthood, an holy nation, a peculiar people; that ye should shew forth the praises <703> of him who hath called you out of darkness into his marvellous light: {peculiar: or, purchased} {praises: or, virtues}
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 <703>: {to: or, by}
2 Peter 1:5 And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue <703>; and to virtue <703> knowledge;

Other Verses

Daniel 1:8 But Daniel purposed in his heart that he would not defile himself with the portion of the king’s meat, nor with the wine which he drank: therefore he requested of the prince of the eunuchs that he might not defile himself.

1 Peter 1:15-16 But as he which hath called you is holy, so be ye holy in all manner of conversation; 16 Because it is written, Be ye holy; for I am holy.