What is a Virtuous Woman?

12 Characteristics That Define a Virtuous Woman

  1. She dresses modestly. (1Timothy 2:9)
  2. She doesn’t gossip or backbite. (Ecclesiasticus 19:8)
  3. She is diligent and does not waist precious time on senseless things. (Proverbs 31:27)
  4. She is in support and promotes the mission of the Israelite Men of God. Especially her husband, if she has one. (Exodus 35:22,25, 26; Mark 15:40,41; Ecclesiasticus 26:26)
  5. She utilizes her free time wisely knowing when it is time to relax and rejuvenate or help another sister advance her womanly skills, for example. (Ecclesiasticus 38:24)
  6. She loves Israel unconditionally. Giving admonishment or correction, upliftment or inspiration when needed. Always hoping  for good. (Proverbs 31:26, Galatians 5:5)
  7. She utilizes her conversation, presence, and demeanor as a physical advertisement or example of the Most High’s daughter. (1Timothy 2:9,10)
  8. Has a respect for herself and others, so she treats people how she wants to be treated.(Galatians 5:14)
  9. She is not judgmental, but understanding towards some and educating others. (Jude 1:22, 23)
  10. She is patient during time of civil unrest and calls on the Lord instead of tattling in the ears of others. (1Timothy 5:11-16)
  11. She is a silent and loving peacemaker. (Ecclesiasticus 26:14, Romans 14:19, Matthew 5:9)
  12. She reads and strives to be well instructed in the Most High God’s law and how to serve him. (Proverbs31: 17, 30, 31, Ecclesiastes 12:13)


  1. GREAT! Information to get out there to our women for the understand of how a women is to be, In the sight of Most High.

  2. Great concise and handy list to refer to on the daily!!

    Thawadah Sis!!

  3. Very easy and clear to relect on , thank you for this post sis.

  4. It is also helpfyl for those who are strive to get to this level loved it

  5. All praises to the Most High sisters! Thanks for reading.:)

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