Verses with the word sweet in the Apocrypha (21 verses):
1 Esdras 1:19
So the children of Israel which were present held the passover at that time, and the feast of sweet bread seven days.
1 Esdras 9:51
Go then, and eat the fat, and drink the sweet, and send part to them that have nothing;
2 Esdras 1:23
I gave you not fire for your blasphemies, but cast a tree in the water, and made the river sweet.
2 Esdras 2:12
They shall have the tree of life for an ointment of sweet savour; they shall neither labour, nor be weary.
2 Esdras 5:9
And salt waters shall be found in the sweet, and all friends shall destroy one another; then shall wit hide itself, and understanding withdraw itself into his secret chamber,
For all sacrifice is too little for a sweet savour unto thee, and all the fat is not sufficient for thy burnt offering: but he that feareth the Lord is great at all times.
Sweet language will multiply friends: and a fairspeaking tongue will increase kind greetings.
The bee is little among such as fly; but her fruit is the chief of sweet things.
All bread is sweet to a whoremonger, he will not leave off till he die.
I gave a sweet smell like cinnamon and aspalathus, and I yielded a pleasant odour like the best myrrh, as galbanum, and onyx, and sweet storax, and as the fume of frankincense in the tabernacle.
The offering of the righteous maketh the altar fat, and the sweet savour thereof is before the most High.
Was not the water made sweet with wood, that the virtue thereof might be known?
Give a sweet savour, and a memorial of fine flour; and make a fat offering, as not being.
And give ye a sweet savour as frankincense, and flourish as a lily, send forth a smell, and sing a song of praise, bless the Lord in all his works.
To labour, and to be content with that a man hath, is a sweet life: but he that findeth a treasure is above them both.
The pipe and the psaltery make sweet melody: but a pleasant tongue is above them both.
Begging is sweet in the mouth of the shameless: but in his belly there shall burn a fire.
He chose him out of all men living to offer sacrifices to the Lord, incense, and a sweet savour, for a memorial, to make reconciliation for his people.
He set singers also before the altar, that by their voices they might make sweet melody, and daily sing praises in their songs.
The remembrance of Josias is like the composition of the perfume that is made by the art of the apothecary: it is sweet as honey in all mouths, and as musick at a banquet of wine.
The singers also sang praises with their voices, with great variety of sounds was there made sweet melody.