What Does The Bible Say About The Beauty Of The Body?

What Does The Bible Say About The Beauty Of The Body?

Quotes are from the RSV Catholic Edition or the Douay-Rheims

1 Kings 16:7 – And the Lord said to Samuel: Look not on his countenance, nor on the height of his stature: because I have rejected him, nor do I judge according to the look of man: for man seeth those things that appear, but the Lord beholdeth the heart.

Proverbs 31:30 – Favour is deceitful, and beauty is vain: the woman that feareth the Lord, she shall be praised.

Ecclesiasticus 11:2 – Praise not a man for his beauty, neither despise a man for his look.

Ecclesiasticus 25:28 – Look not upon a woman’s beauty, and desire not a woman for beauty.

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