Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Blessed are they that keep judgment, and he that doeth righteousness at all times.
I have made an oath and kept it, to be guided by your upright decisions.
The Lord says, Let your way of life be upright, and let your behaviour be rightly ordered: for my salvation is near, and my righteousness will quickly be seen.
Are you to be a king because you make more use of cedar than your father? did not your father take food and drink and do right, judging in righteousness, and then it was well for him?
But a curse is on you, Pharisees! for you make men give a tenth of every sort of plant, and give no thought to right and the love of God; but it is right for you to do these things, and not let the others be undone.
He who has my laws and keeps them, he it is who has love for me: and he who has love for me will be loved by my Father, and I will have love for him and will let myself be seen clearly by him.
So that I may keep your law for ever and ever;
Will you not have mercy on him who takes pleasure in doing righteousness, even on those who keep in mind your ways? Truly you were angry, and we went on doing evil, and sinning against you in the past.
But if the evil-doer, turning away from all the sins which he has done, keeps my rules and does what is ordered and right, life will certainly be his; death will not be his fate.
That we, being made free from the fear of those who are against us, might give him worship,
And in this, I do my best at all times to have no reason for shame before God or men.
To those who go on with good works in the hope of glory and honour and salvation from death, he will give eternal life:
And let us not get tired of well-doing; for at the right time we will get in the grain, if we do not give way to weariness.
A blessing on those whose robes are washed, so that they may have a right to the tree of life, and may go in by the doors into the town.