Biblical Concept: Enjoy
Resonance enjoyment by creation.
Lack of enjoyment without orientation to God.
Get oriented to God and enjoy life.
The relationship between speech and enjoyment.
Relationship: A wife to love, enjoying life, a reward in life.
Moses postponed enjoyment.
Peace is enjoyable.
Success is enjoyable.
Like-minded spiritual company is enjoyable.
Fatalistic enjoyment without God.
Millennial enjoyment restoration for Israel.
NAS Leviticus 26:34 'Then the land will enjoy its sabbaths all the days of the desolation, while you are in your enemies' land; then the land will rest and enjoy its sabbaths. (Resonance enjoyment of creation.) (See Biblical Concept: Resonance of Creation.)
NAS 2 Kings 14:10 "You have indeed defeated Edom, and your heart has become proud. Enjoy your glory and stay at home; for why should you provoke trouble so that you, even you, should fall, and Judah with you?" (Israel’s King Jehoash to Judah’s King Amaziah: “Enjoy your glory and stay at home.”)
NAS Job 20:18 "He returns what he has attained And cannot swallow it; As to the riches of his trading, He cannot even enjoy them. (Zophar’s words. Here is what God thought of Zophar: Job 42:7-10 7 And it came about after the LORD had spoken these words to Job, that the LORD said to Eliphaz the Temanite, "My wrath is kindled against you and against your two friends, because you have not spoken of Me what is right as My servant Job has. 8 "Now therefore, take for yourselves seven bulls and seven rams, and go to My servant Job, and offer up a burnt offering for yourselves, and My servant Job will pray for you. For I will accept him so that I may not do with you according to your folly, because you have not spoken of Me what is right, as My servant Job has." 9 So Eliphaz the Temanite and Bildad the Shuhite and Zophar the Naamathite went and did as the LORD told them; and the LORD accepted Job. 10 And the LORD restored the fortunes of Job when he prayed for his friends, and the LORD increased all that Job had twofold.)
NAS Ecclesiastes 2:1 I said to myself, "Come now, I will test you with pleasure. So enjoy yourself." And behold, it too was futility. (Lack of enjoyment without orientation to God. See 2:24-26, Ecclesiastes 2:24-26 24 There is nothing better for a man than to eat and drink and tell himself that his labor is good. This also I have seen, that it is from the hand of God. 25 For who can eat and who can have enjoyment without Him? 26 For to a person who is good in His sight He has given wisdom and knowledge and joy, while to the sinner He has given the task of gathering and collecting so that he may give to one who is good in God's sight. This too is vanity and striving after wind.)
NAS Ecclesiastes 5:18 Here is what I have seen to be good and fitting: to eat, to drink and enjoy oneself in all one's labor in which he toils under the sun during the few years of his life which God has given him; for this is his reward. (Get oriented to God and enjoy life.)
NAS Ecclesiastes 6:6 "Even if the other man lives a thousand years twice and does not enjoy good things-- do not all go to one place?" (Lack of enjoyment without orientation to God.) (Get oriented to God and enjoy life.)
NAS Ecclesiastes 9:9 Enjoy life with the woman whom you love all the days of your fleeting life which He has given to you under the sun; for this is your reward in life, and in your toil in which you have labored under the sun. (Relationship: A wife to love, enjoying life, a reward in life.) (Get oriented to God and enjoy life.)
NAS Jeremiah 31:5 "Again you shall plant vineyards On the hills of Samaria; The planters shall plant And shall enjoy them. (Millennial enjoyment restoration for Israel.)
NAS Mark 6:20 for Herod was afraid of John, knowing that he was a righteous and holy man, and kept him safe. And when he heard him, he was very perplexed; but he used to enjoy listening to him. (Compare: Ezekiel 33:32-33 32 "And behold, you are to them like a sensual song by one who has a beautiful voice and plays well on an instrument; for they hear your words, but they do not practice them. 33 "So when it comes to pass-- as surely it will-- then they will know that a prophet has been in their midst.")
NAS 1 Timothy 6:17 Instruct those who are rich in this present world not to be conceited or to fix their hope on the uncertainty of riches, but on God, who richly supplies us with all things to enjoy. (Get oriented to God and enjoy life.)
NAS Hebrews 11:25 choosing rather to endure ill-treatment with the people of God, than to enjoy the passing pleasures of sin; (Moses postponed enjoyment. See 11:26.)
NAS 2 Chronicles 36:21 to fulfill the word of the LORD by the mouth of Jeremiah, until the land had enjoyed its sabbaths. All the days of its desolation it kept sabbath until seventy years were complete. (Resonance of creation? See Biblical Concept: Resonance of Creation.)
NAS Daniel 6:28 So this Daniel enjoyed success in the reign of Darius and in the reign of Cyrus the Persian. (Success is enjoyable.) (Sometimes stating the obvious is enjoyable!)
NAS Mark 12:37 "David himself calls Him 'Lord'; and so in what sense is He his son?" And the great crowd enjoyed listening to Him. (Compare: Ezekiel 33:32-33 32 "And behold, you are to them like a sensual song by one who has a beautiful voice and plays well on an instrument; for they hear your words, but they do not practice them. 33 "So when it comes to pass-- as surely it will-- then they will know that a prophet has been in their midst.")
NAS Acts 9:31 So the church throughout all Judea and Galilee and Samaria enjoyed peace, being built up; and, going on in the fear of the Lord and in the comfort of the Holy Spirit, it continued to increase. (Peace is enjoyable.) (Sometimes stating the obvious is enjoyable!)
NAS Romans 15:24 whenever I go to Spain-- for I hope to see you in passing, and to be helped on my way there by you, when I have first enjoyed your company for a while— (Like-minded spiritual company is enjoyable.)
NAS Ecclesiastes 2:25 For who can eat and who can have enjoyment without Him? (Get oriented to God and enjoy life.)
NAS Ecclesiastes 10:19 Men prepare a meal for enjoyment, and wine makes life merry, and money is the answer to everything. (Fatalistic enjoyment without God.)
NAS Proverbs 13:2 From the fruit of a man's mouth he enjoys good, But the desire of the treacherous is violence. (The relationship between speech and enjoyment.)
NAS Ecclesiastes 6:2 a man to whom God has given riches and wealth and honor so that his soul lacks nothing of all that he desires, but God has not empowered him to eat from them, for a foreigner enjoys them. This is vanity and a severe affliction. (Get oriented to God and enjoy life.)