Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For they being ignorant of God's righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.

Bible References

God's righteousness

Romans 1:17
For the justice of God in it is revealed from faith to faith: as has been written, And the just shall live by faith.
Psalm 71:15
My mouth shall recount thy justice, all the day thy salvation, for I knew not numbers.
Isaiah 51:6
Lift up your eyes to the heavens, and look to the earth from beneath: for the heavens as smoke vanished away, and the earth as a garment shall decay, and they inhabiting as thus shall die; and my salvation shall be forever, and my justice shall not be broken.
Isaiah 56:1
Thus said Jehovah, Watch ye judgment and do justice; for my salvation drew near to come, and my justice to be uncovered.
Jeremiah 23:5
Behold the days coming, says Jehovah, and I raised up to David a just sprout, and a king reigned and prospered, and he did judgment and justice in the earth.
Daniel 9:24
Seventy seventy were divided upon thy people and upon thy holy city, to close the transgression, and to seal up sins, and to expiate iniquity, and to bring in eternal justice, and to seal up the vision and prophecy, and to anoint the holy of holies.
John 16:9
Truly of sin, because they believe not in me;
2 Corinthians 5:21
For him not knowing sin, he made sin for us; that we might be the justice of God in him.
2 Peter 1:1
Simon Peter, servant and sent of Jesus Christ, to them having received by inheritance equally honoured faith with us in the justice of our God and Saviour Jesus Christ:

To establish

Romans 9:31
And Israel following the law of justice, reached not the law of justice.
Isaiah 57:12
I will announce thy justice and thy works, and they shall not profit thee.
Isaiah 64:6
And we were all as the unclean, and all our justice as the garment of monthly courses; and we shall all fail away as the leaf; and our iniquities as the wind will take us away.
Luke 10:29
And he, wishing to justify himself, said to Jesus, And who is my neighbor
Luke 16:15
And he said to them, Ye are they justifying yourselves before men; and God knows your hearts: for the high with men is abomination before God.
Luke 18:9
And he spake to certain trusting upon themselves that they were just, and setting at nought the rest, this parable:
Galatians 5:3
And again to any man circumcised, I testify, that he is debtor to do the whole law.
Philippians 3:9
And be found in him, not having my justice, that of the law, but that by faith of Christ, the justice from God by faith:
Revelation 3:17
For thou sayest, That I am rich, and have abounded, and have need of nothing; and thou knowest not that thou art wretched, and pitiable, and poor, and blind, and naked;

Submitted

Leviticus 26:41
I also will go hostile with them, and I brought them into the land of their enemies; if then their uncircumcised heart shall be humbled, and then they shall be satisfied with their iniquity;
Nehemiah 9:33
And thou art just for all brought upon us; for thou didst the truth and we were evil:
Job 33:27
He will look upon men, and he shall say, I sinned, and I perverted the right, and it was not fitting to me;
Lamentations 3:22
The mercies of Jehovah are that we were not consumed, for his compassions were not finished.
Daniel 9:6
And we heard not to thy servants the prophets who spake in thy name to our kings and our chiefs and our fathers, and to all the people of the earth.
Luke 15:17
And having come to himself, he said, Many hired of my father abound in loaves, and I am perishing with hunger!

General references

Genesis 3:12
And the man will say, The woman which thou gavest with me, she gave to me from the tree, and I shall eat
Deuteronomy 6:25
And it shall be justice to us when we shall watch to do all these commands before Jehovah our God as he commanded us.
Judges 17:13
And Micah will say, Now I knew that Jehovah will be good to me, for there being to me the Levite for priest
Job 9:30
If I washed myself in snow-water, and cleansed my hands clean;
Isaiah 57:12
I will announce thy justice and thy works, and they shall not profit thee.
Luke 18:21
And he said, All these have I watched from my youth.