Topic today: Respect

1 Timothy 2:2 – First of all, then, I urge that supplications, prayers, intercessions, and thanksgivings be made for all men, for kings and all who are in high positions, that we may lead a quiet and peaceable life, godly and respectful in every way.Titus 2:7-8 – Show yourself in all respects a model of good deeds, and in your teaching show integrity, gravity, 8 and sound speech that cannot be censured, so that an opponent may be put to shame, having nothing evil to say of us.Hebrews 4:15 – For we have not a high priest who is unable to sympathize with our weaknesses, but one who in every respect has been tempted as we are, yet without sin.

To consider worthy of esteem; to regard with honor. “I do respect thee as mysoul.” –Shakespeare

Dictionary.comre?spect tr.v. re?spect?ed, re?spect?ing, re?spectsTo feel or show deferential regard for; esteem.To avoid violation of or interference with: respect the speed limit.To relate or refer to; concern. n.A feeling of appreciative, often deferential regard; esteem. See Synonyms at regard.The state of being regarded with honor or esteem.Willingness to show consideration or appreciation.respects Polite _expressions of consideration or deference: pay one’s respects.A particular aspect, feature, or detail: In many respects this is an important decision.Usage Problem. Relation; reference. See Usage Note at regard

Thanks JG