When Moses heard this explanation, he was satisfied.
This advice made sense to Pharaoh and all his officials.
So God treated the midwives well,
I thought this was a good idea,
The matter seemed appropriate to the king and the officials. So the king acted on the advice of Memucan.
Now it was reported
The priest was happy. He took the ephod, the personal idols, and the carved image and joined the group.
When Boaz had finished his meal and was feeling satisfied, he lay down to sleep at the far end of the grain heap.
All the people noticed this and it pleased them.
Let the young woman whom the king finds most attractive
Then Jeremiah answered, “You will not be handed over to them. Please obey the Lord by doing what I have been telling you.
When Phinehas the priest and the community leaders and clan leaders who accompanied him heard the defense of the Reubenites, Gadites, and the Manassehites,
The Israelites were satisfied with their report and gave thanks to God.
When the man got ready to leave
On every mission on which Saul sent him, David achieved success. So Saul appointed him over the men of war. This pleased not only all the army, but also Saul’s servants.
Then the king, with his consort
Gedaliah, the son of Ahikam and grandson of Shaphan, took an oath so as to give them and their troops some assurance of safety.