Article by Jerry Clark
What Is Honor? Honor has several synonyms: “esteem, respect, pay homage to, assigning value to.” The Greek word translated “honor” in our English Bibles, timao, means “to prize, fix a valuation upon; by implication, to revere” (Strong’s Concordance). Showing honor, then, means treating another respectfully because we value them highly. So is honor due anyone? Should we put value on any man or woman, or should we honor God alone? What does the Bible say?