Verses with the word joyful in the Old Testament (24 verses):
1 Kings 8:66
On the eighth day he sent the people away: and they blessed the king, and went unto their tents joyful and glad of heart for all the goodness that the LORD had done for David his servant, and for Israel his people.
And kept the feast of unleavened bread seven days with joy: for the LORD had made them joyful, and turned the heart of the king of Assyria unto them, to strengthen their hands in the work of the house of God, the God of Israel.
Then went Haman forth that day joyful and with a glad heart: but when Haman saw Mordecai in the king's gate, that he stood not up, nor moved for him, he was full of indignation against Mordecai.
Lo, let that night be solitary, let no joyful voice come therein.
But let all those that put their trust in thee rejoice: let them ever shout for joy, because thou defendest them: let them also that love thy name be joyful in thee.
And my soul shall be joyful in the LORD: it shall rejoice in his salvation.
My soul shall be satisfied as with marrow and fatness; and my mouth shall praise thee with joyful lips:
Make a joyful noise unto God, all ye lands:
Sing aloud unto God our strength: make a joyful noise unto the God of Jacob.
Blessed is the people that know the joyful sound: they shall walk, O LORD, in the light of thy countenance.
O come, let us sing unto the LORD: let us make a joyful noise to the rock of our salvation.
Let us come before his presence with thanksgiving, and make a joyful noise unto him with psalms.
Let the field be joyful, and all that is therein: then shall all the trees of the wood rejoice
Make a joyful noise unto the LORD, all the earth: make a loud noise, and rejoice, and sing praise.
With trumpets and sound of cornet make a joyful noise before the LORD, the King.
Let the floods clap their hands: let the hills be joyful together
Make a joyful noise unto the LORD, all ye lands.
He maketh the barren woman to keep house, and to be a joyful mother of children. Praise ye the LORD.
Let Israel rejoice in him that made him: let the children of Zion be joyful in their King.
Let the saints be joyful in glory: let them sing aloud upon their beds.
In the day of prosperity be joyful, but in the day of adversity consider: God also hath set the one over against the other, to the end that man should find nothing after him.
Sing, O heavens; and be joyful, O earth; and break forth into singing, O mountains: for the LORD hath comforted his people, and will have mercy upon his afflicted.
Even them will I bring to my holy mountain, and make them joyful in my house of prayer: their burnt offerings and their sacrifices shall be accepted upon mine altar; for mine house shall be called an house of prayer for all people.
I will greatly rejoice in the LORD, my soul shall be joyful in my God; for he hath clothed me with the garments of salvation, he hath covered me with the robe of righteousness, as a bridegroom decketh himself with ornaments, and as a bride adorneth herself with her jewels.