What Does The Bible Say About Manliness?
Quotes are from the RSV Catholic Edition or the Douay-Rheims
3 Kings 2:1-2 – And the days of David drew nigh that he should die, and he charged his son Solomon, saying: I am going the way of all flesh: take thou courage, and shew thyself a man.
1 Chronicles 28:20 – And David said to Solomon his son: Act like a man, and take courage, and do: fear not, and be not dismayed: for the Lord my God will be with thee, and will not leave thee, nor forsake thee, till thou hast finished all the work for the service of the house of the Lord.
Psalms 26:14 – Expect the Lord, do manfully, and let thy heart take courage, and wait thou for the Lord.
Psalms 30:25 – Do ye manfully, and let your heart be strengthened, all ye that hope in the Lord.
1 Corinthians 16:13 – Be watchful, stand firm in your faith, be courageous, be strong.