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Whatsoever

Romans 12:9
Love must be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil, cling to what is good.
1 Corinthians 13:4
Love is patient, love is kind, it is not envious. Love does not brag, it is not puffed up.
Galatians 5:22
But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faithfulness,
James 3:17
But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, accommodating, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial, and not hypocritical.
2 Peter 1:5
For this very reason, make every effort to add to your faith excellence, to excellence, knowledge;

Are true

Matthew 22:16
They sent to him their disciples along with the Herodians, saying, "Teacher, we know that you are truthful, and teach the way of God in accordance with the truth. You do not court anyone's favor because you show no partiality.
John 7:18
The person who speaks on his own authority desires to receive honor for himself; the one who desires the honor of the one who sent him is a man of integrity, and there is no unrighteousness in him.
Romans 12:9
Love must be without hypocrisy. Abhor what is evil, cling to what is good.
2 Corinthians 6:8
through glory and dishonor, through slander and praise; regarded as impostors, and yet true;
Ephesians 4:25
Therefore, having laid aside falsehood, each one of you speak the truth with his neighbor, for we are members of one another.
Ephesians 5:9
for the fruit of the light consists in all goodness, righteousness, and truth --
Ephesians 6:14
Stand firm therefore, by fastening the belt of truth around your waist, by putting on the breastplate of righteousness,
1 Peter 1:22
You have purified your souls by obeying the truth in order to show sincere mutual love. So love one another earnestly from a pure heart.
1 John 3:18
Little children, let us not love with word or with tongue but in deed and truth.

Honest

Acts 6:3
But carefully select from among you, brothers, seven men who are well-attested, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, whom we may put in charge of this necessary task.
Romans 12:17
Do not repay anyone evil for evil; consider what is good before all people.
Romans 13:13
Let us live decently as in the daytime, not in carousing and drunkenness, not in sexual immorality and sensuality, not in discord and jealousy.
2 Corinthians 8:21
For we are concerned about what is right not only before the Lord but also before men.
2 Corinthians 13:7
Now we pray to God that you may not do anything wrong, not so that we may appear to have passed the test, but so that you may do what is right even if we may appear to have failed the test.
1 Thessalonians 4:12
In this way you will live a decent life before outsiders and not be in need.
1 Timothy 2:2
even for kings and all who are in authority, that we may lead a peaceful and quiet life in all godliness and dignity.
1 Timothy 3:4
He must manage his own household well and keep his children in control without losing his dignity.
Titus 2:2
Older men are to be temperate, dignified, self-controlled, sound in faith, in love, and in endurance.
1 Peter 2:12
and maintain good conduct among the non-Christians, so that though they now malign you as wrongdoers, they may see your good deeds and glorify God when he appears.

Are just

Genesis 18:19
I have chosen him so that he may command his children and his household after him to keep the way of the Lord by doing what is right and just. Then the Lord will give to Abraham what he promised him."
Deuteronomy 16:20
You must pursue justice alone so that you may live and inherit the land the Lord your God is giving you.
2 Samuel 23:3
The God of Israel spoke, the protector of Israel spoke to me. The one who rules fairly among men, the one who rules in the fear of God,
Psalm 82:2
He says, "How long will you make unjust legal decisions and show favoritism to the wicked? (Selah)
Proverbs 11:1
The Lord abhors dishonest scales, but an accurate weight is his delight.
Proverbs 16:11
Honest scales and balances are from the Lord; all the weights in the bag are his handiwork.
Proverbs 20:7
The righteous person behaves in integrity; blessed are his children after him.
Isaiah 26:7
The way of the righteous is level, the path of the righteous that you make is straight.
Mark 6:20
because Herod stood in awe of John and protected him, since he knew that John was a righteous and holy man. When Herod heard him, he was thoroughly baffled, and yet he liked to listen to John.
Luke 2:25
Now there was a man in Jerusalem named Simeon who was righteous and devout, looking for the restoration of Israel, and the Holy Spirit was upon him.
Luke 23:50
Now there was a man named Joseph who was a member of the council, a good and righteous man.
Acts 10:22
They said, "Cornelius the centurion, a righteous and God-fearing man, well spoken of by the whole Jewish nation, was directed by a holy angel to summon you to his house and to hear a message from you."
Titus 1:8
Instead he must be hospitable, devoted to what is good, sensible, upright, devout, and self-controlled.

Are pure

1 Timothy 4:12
Let no one look down on you because you are young, but set an example for the believers in your speech, conduct, love, faithfulness, and purity.
1 Timothy 5:2
older women as mothers, and younger women as sisters -- with complete purity.
Titus 2:14
He gave himself for us to set us free from every kind of lawlessness and to purify for himself a people who are truly his, who are eager to do good.
James 1:27
Pure and undefiled religion before God the Father is this: to care for orphans and widows in their misfortune and to keep oneself unstained by the world.
James 3:17
But the wisdom from above is first pure, then peaceable, gentle, accommodating, full of mercy and good fruit, impartial, and not hypocritical.
2 Peter 3:1
Dear friends, this is already the second letter I have written you, in which I am trying to stir up your pure mind by way of reminder:
1 John 3:3
And everyone who has this hope focused on him purifies himself, just as Jesus is pure).

Are lovely

2 Samuel 1:23
Saul and Jonathan were greatly loved during their lives, and not even in their deaths were they separated. They were swifter than eagles, stronger than lions.
Song of Songs 5:16
His mouth is very sweet; he is totally desirable. This is my beloved! This is my companion, O maidens of Jerusalem!
1 Peter 4:8
Above all keep your love for one another fervent, because love covers a multitude of sins.

Are of

Acts 6:3
But carefully select from among you, brothers, seven men who are well-attested, full of the Spirit and of wisdom, whom we may put in charge of this necessary task.
Acts 10:22
They said, "Cornelius the centurion, a righteous and God-fearing man, well spoken of by the whole Jewish nation, was directed by a holy angel to summon you to his house and to hear a message from you."
Acts 22:12
A man named Ananias, a devout man according to the law, well spoken of by all the Jews who live there,
Colossians 4:5
Conduct yourselves with wisdom toward outsiders, making the most of the opportunities.
1 Thessalonians 5:22
Stay away from every form of evil.
1 Timothy 3:7
And he must be well thought of by those outside the faith, so that he may not fall into disgrace and be caught by the devil's trap.
1 Timothy 5:10
and has a reputation for good works: as one who has raised children, practiced hospitality, washed the feet of the saints, helped those in distress -- as one who has exhibited all kinds of good works.
Hebrews 11:2
For by it the people of old received God's commendation.

Praise

Proverbs 31:31
Give her credit for what she has accomplished, and let her works praise her in the city gates.
Romans 2:29
but someone is a Jew who is one inwardly, and circumcision is of the heart by the Spirit and not by the written code. This person's praise is not from people but from God.
Romans 13:3
(for rulers cause no fear for good conduct but for bad). Do you desire not to fear authority? Do good and you will receive its commendation,
1 Corinthians 4:5
So then, do not judge anything before the time. Wait until the Lord comes. He will bring to light the hidden things of darkness and reveal the motives of hearts. Then each will receive recognition from God.
2 Corinthians 8:18
And we are sending along with him the brother who is praised by all the churches for his work in spreading the gospel.

Think

Luke 16:15
But Jesus said to them, "You are the ones who justify yourselves in men's eyes, but God knows your hearts. For what is highly prized among men is utterly detestable in God's sight.
1 Thessalonians 5:21
But examine all things; hold fast to what is good.
1 John 4:1
Dear friends, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to determine if they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world.

General references

Deuteronomy 21:16
In the day he divides his inheritance he must not appoint as firstborn the son of the favorite wife in place of the other wife's son who is actually the firstborn.
Psalm 119:4
You demand that your precepts be carefully kept.
1 Thessalonians 5:22
Stay away from every form of evil.

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