The Blessedness of Being Meek


Who was the meekest man in the Old Testament times? *

(Now the man Moses was very meek, above all the men which were upon the face of the earth.)
(Numbers 12:3 KJV)

How was David made great? *

He teacheth my hands to war, so that a bow of steel is broken by mine arms. Thou hast also given me the shield of thy salvation: and thy right hand hath holden me up, and thy gentleness hath made me great.
(Psalms 18:34-35 KJV)

Who shall be satisfied? *

The meek shall eat and be satisfied: they shall praise the LORD that seek him: your heart shall live for ever.
(Psalms 22:26 KJV)

What advantages are there in being meek? *

But the meek shall inherit the earth; and shall delight themselves in the abundance of peace.
(Psalms 37:11 KJV)

What will God do to the meek *

The meek will he guide in judgment: and the meek will he teach his way.
(Psalms 25:9 KJV)

Does the passage mean that God would be more gracious to the humble? *

The humble shall see this, and be glad: and your heart shall live that seek God. For the LORD heareth the poor, and despiseth not his prisoners.
(Psalms 69:32-33 KJV)

Has God chosen the poor of this world who are rich in faith? *

Hearken, my beloved brethren, Hath not God chosen the poor of this world rich in faith, and heirs of the kingdom which he hath promised to them that love him?
(James 2:5 KJV)

Why did God choose people who realized their weaknesses and need of the Savior? *

For ye see your calling, brethren, how that not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called: But God hath chosen the foolish things of the world to confound the wise; and God hath chosen the weak things of the world to confound the things which are mighty; And base things of the world, and things which are despised, hath God chosen, yea, and things which are not, to bring to nought things that are: That no flesh should glory in his presence.
(1 Corinthians 1:26-29 KJV)

"God arose to judgment to save all the _____ of the earth" *

When God arose to judgment, to save all the meek of the earth. Selah.
(Psalms 76:9 KJV)

Does God give more grace to the humble? *

But he giveth more grace. Wherefore he saith, God resisteth the proud, but giveth grace unto the humble.
(James 4:6 KJV)

Whom will God lift up? *

The LORD lifteth up the meek: he casteth the wicked down to the ground.
(Psalms 147:6 KJV)

Whom will God beautify with salvation? *

For the LORD taketh pleasure in his people: he will beautify the meek with salvation.
(Psalms 149:4 KJV)

What would increase in the life of the meek? *

The meek also shall increase their joy in the LORD, and the poor among men shall rejoice in the Holy One of Israel.
(Isaiah 29:19 KJV)

To whom would the good news be effective? *

The Spirit of the Lord GOD is upon me; because the LORD hath anointed me to preach good tidings unto the meek; he hath sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to them that are bound;
(Isaiah 61:1 KJV)

"Seek ye the LORD, all ye _______ of the earth" *

Seek ye the LORD, all ye meek of the earth, which have wrought his judgment; seek righteousness, seek meekness: it may be ye shall be hid in the day of the LORD'S anger.
(Zephaniah 2:3 KJV)

How should Christians share the truth or correct others? *

For the kingdom of God is not in word, but in power. What will ye? shall I come unto you with a rod, or in love, and in the spirit of meekness?
(1 Corinthians 4:20-21 KJV)

Brethren, if a man be overtaken in a fault, ye which are spiritual, restore such an one in the spirit of meekness; considering thyself, lest thou also be tempted.
(Galatians 6:1 KJV)

What did Paul call Christians to do? *

I therefore, the prisoner of the Lord, beseech you that ye walk worthy of the vocation wherewith ye are called, With all lowliness and meekness, with longsuffering, forbearing one another in love;
(Ephesians 4:1-2 KJV)

What should the elect of God put on? *

Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering;
(Colossians 3:12 KJV)

How should the servant of God respond to oppositions? *

And the servant of the Lord must not strive; but be gentle unto all men, apt to teach, patient, In meekness instructing those that oppose themselves; if God peradventure will give them repentance to the acknowledging of the truth; And that they may recover themselves out of the snare of the devil, who are taken captive by him at his will.
(2 Timothy 2:24-26 KJV)

How should a person receive the engrafted which is able to save souls. *

Wherefore lay apart all filthiness and superfluity of naughtiness, and receive with meekness the engrafted word, which is able to save your souls.
(James 1:21 KJV)

How will you know that a person is wise and knowledgeable? *

Who is a wise man and endued with knowledge among you? let him shew out of a good conversation his works with meekness of wisdom.
(James 3:13 KJV)

What is the most valuable ornament that women can possess? *

But let it be the hidden man of the heart, in that which is not corruptible, even the ornament of a meek and quiet spirit, which is in the sight of God of great price.
(1 Peter 3:4 KJV)

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