“Nevertheless the righteous will hold to his way, And he who has clean hands will grow stronger and stronger.
But the path of the righteous is like the light of dawn, That shines brighter and brighter until the full day.
“He will deliver one who is not innocent, And he will be delivered through the cleanness of your hands.”
Did he not himself say to me, ‘She is my sister’? And she herself said, ‘He is my brother.’ In the integrity of my heart and the innocence of my hands I have done this.”
He who has clean hands and a pure heart, Who has not lifted up his soul to falsehood And has not sworn deceitfully.
I shall wash my hands in innocence, And I will go about Your altar, O Lord,
Surely in vain I have kept my heart pure And washed my hands in innocence;
They go from strength to strength, Every one of them appears before God in Zion.
For the Lord God is a sun and shield; The Lord gives grace and glory; No good thing does He withhold from those who walk uprightly.
A wise man is cautious and turns away from evil, But a fool is arrogant and careless.
“So when you spread out your hands in prayer, I will hide My eyes from you; Yes, even though you multiply prayers, I will not listen. Your hands are covered with blood.
A highway will be there, a roadway, And it will be called the Highway of Holiness. The unclean will not travel on it, But it will be for him who walks that way, And fools will not wander on it.
He gives strength to the weary, And to him who lacks might He increases power.
and had seen that some of His disciples were eating their bread with impure hands, that is, unwashed.
And He has said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for Most gladly, therefore, I will rather power is perfected in weakness.” boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ may dwell in me.
who are protected by the power of God through faith for a salvation ready to be revealed in the last time.
They went out from us, but they were not really of us; for if they had been of us, they would have remained with us; but they went out, so that it would be shown that they all are not of us.