When he showed the riches of his glorious kingdom and the honour of his excellent majesty many days, [even] and hundred and fourscore days.
[Touching] the Almighty, we cannot find him out: [he is] excellent in power, and in judgment, and in plenty of justice: he will not afflict.
To the chief Musician upon Gittith, A Psalm of David. O LORD our Lord, how excellent [is] thy name in all the earth! who hast set thy glory above the heavens.
O LORD our Lord, how excellent [is] thy name in all the earth!
[But] to the saints that [are] in the earth, and [to] the excellent, in whom [is] all my delight.
How excellent [is] thy lovingkindness, O God! therefore the children of men put their trust under the shadow of thy wings.
Thou [art] more glorious [and] excellent than the mountains of prey.
Let the righteous smite me; [it shall be] a kindness: and let him reprove me; [it shall be] an excellent oil, [which] shall not break my head: for yet my prayer also [shall be] in their calamities.
Let them praise the name of the LORD: for his name alone is excellent; his glory [is] above the earth and heaven.
Praise him for his mighty acts: praise him according to his excellent greatness.
Hear; for I will speak of excellent things; and the opening of my lips [shall be] right things.
The righteous [is] more excellent than his neighbour: but the way of the wicked seduceth them.
Excellent speech becometh not a fool: much less do lying lips a prince.
He that hath knowledge spareth his words: [and] a man of understanding is of an excellent spirit.
Have not I written to thee excellent things in counsels and knowledge,
His legs [are as] pillars of marble, set upon sockets of fine gold: his countenance [is] as Lebanon, excellent as the cedars.
In that day shall the branch of the LORD be beautiful and glorious, and the fruit of the earth [shall be] excellent and comely for them that are escaped of Israel.
Sing unto the LORD; for he hath done excellent things: this [is] known in all the earth.
This also cometh forth from the LORD of hosts, [which] is wonderful in counsel, [and] excellent in working.
I have caused thee to multiply as the bud of the field, and thou hast increased and waxen great, and thou art come to excellent ornaments: [thy] breasts are fashioned, and thine hair is grown, whereas thou [wast] naked and bare.
Thou, O king, sawest, and behold a great image. This great image, whose brightness [was] excellent, stood before thee; and the form thereof [was] terrible.
At the same time my reason returned unto me; and for the glory of my kingdom, mine honour and brightness returned unto me; and my counsellors and my lords sought unto me; and I was established in my kingdom, and excellent majesty was added unto me.
Forasmuch as an excellent spirit, and knowledge, and understanding, interpreting of dreams, and showing of hard sentences, and dissolving of doubts, were found in the same Daniel, whom the king named Belteshazzar: now let Daniel be called, and he will show the interpretation.
I have even heard of thee, that the spirit of the gods [is] in thee, and [that] light and understanding and excellent wisdom is found in thee.
Then this Daniel was preferred above the presidents and princes, because an excellent spirit [was] in him; and the king thought to set him over the whole realm.
It seemed good to me also, having had perfect understanding of all things from the very first, to write unto thee in order, most excellent Theophilus,
Claudius Lysias unto the most excellent governor Felix [sendeth] greeting.
And knowest [his] will, and approvest the things that are more excellent, being instructed out of the law;
But covet earnestly the best gifts: and yet show I unto you a more excellent way.
That ye may approve things that are excellent; that ye may be sincere and without offence till the day of Christ;
Being made so much better than the angels, as he hath by inheritance obtained a more excellent name than they.
But now hath he obtained a more excellent ministry, by how much also he is the mediator of a better covenant, which was established upon better promises.
By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being dead yet speaketh.
For he received from God the Father honour and glory, when there came such a voice to him from the excellent glory, This is my beloved Son, in whom I am well pleased.