Hearken to me, ye who follow after righteousness, ye who seek LORD. Look to the rock from where ye were hewn, and to the hold of the pit from where ye were dug.
Hearken to me, ye who know righteousness, the people in whose heart is my law. Fear ye not the reproach of men, nor be ye dismayed at their revilings.
For judgment shall return to righteousness, and all the upright in heart shall follow it.
And God said to Abraham, As for Sarai thy wife, thou shall not call her name Sarai, but her name shall be Sarah.
The way of a wicked man is an abomination to LORD, but he loves him who follows after righteousness.
Hearken to me, O Jacob, and Israel my called: I am he. I am the first. I also am the last.
Pursue peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no man will see the Lord.
This is the generation of those who seek after him, who seek thy face, [even] Jacob. Selah.
Glory ye in his holy name. Let the heart of those who seek LORD rejoice.
He who follows after righteousness and kindness finds life, righteousness, and honor.
I have not spoken in secret, in a place of the land of darkness. I did not say to the seed of Jacob, Seek ye me in vain. I, LORD, speak righteousness. I declare things that are right.
Hearken to me, O house of Jacob, and all the remnant of the house of Israel, who have been borne [by me] from their birth, who have been carried from the womb.
Attend to me, O my people, and give ear to me, O my nation. For a law shall go forth from me, and I will establish my justice for a light of the peoples.
Why do ye spend money for that which is not bread, and your labor for that which does not satisfy? Hearken diligently to me, and eat ye that which is good, and let your soul delight itself in fatness.
Seek LORD, and ye shall live, lest he break out like fire in the house of Joseph, and it devour, and there be none to quench it in Bethel.
Seek ye LORD, all ye meek of the earth who have kept his ordinances. Seek righteousness, seek meekness. It may be ye will be hid in the day of LORD's anger.
But seek ye first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.
What will we say then? That the Gentiles who did not pursue righteousness, attained righteousness, even the righteousness from faith.
So then we should pursue the things of peace, and the things of constructiveness for each other.
Remember therefore that once ye, the Gentiles in flesh, who are called uncircumcision by that which is called circumcision (in flesh, made by hands),
Brothers, I reckon myself not to have seized, but one thing, indeed forgetting the things behind, and reaching forward to the things ahead,
But thou, O man of God, flee these things, and pursue righteousness, piety, faith, love, patience, mildness.
And flee juvenile impulses, but pursue righteousness, faith, love, peace, with those who call upon the Lord out of a pure heart.