Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Hearken to me, ye that follow after righteousness, ye that seek the LORD: look unto the rock whence ye are hewn, and to the hole of the pit whence ye are digged.
Ye that follow
Ye that follow
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.
The way of a wicked man is an abomination to LORD, but he loves him who follows after righteousness.
He who follows after righteousness and kindness finds life, righteousness, and honor.
Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, because they will be filled.
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.
Brothers, I reckon myself not to have seized, but one thing, indeed forgetting the things behind, and reaching forward to the things ahead,
1 Timothy 6:11
But thou, O man of God, flee these things, and pursue righteousness, piety, faith, love, patience, mildness.
2 Timothy 2:22
And flee juvenile impulses, but pursue righteousness, faith, love, peace, with those who call upon the Lord out of a pure heart.
Pursue peace with all men, and the sanctification without which no man will see the Lord.
Ye that seek
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.
Seek ye LORD while he may be found. Call ye upon him while he is near.
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.
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.
And God said to Abraham, As for Sarai thy wife, thou shall not call her name Sarai, but her name shall be Sarah.
Remember therefore that once ye, the Gentiles in flesh, who are called uncircumcision by that which is called circumcision (in flesh, made by hands),
And thou shall remember that thou were a bondman in the land of Egypt, and LORD thy God redeemed thee. Therefore I command thee this thing today.
And thou shall remember that thou were a bondman in the land of Egypt. Therefore I command thee to do this thing.