31 occurrences in 35 translations

'Good Works' in the Bible

Then the Jews again took up stones to stone him. Jesus answered them, Many good works have I shewed you from my Father;

The Jews answered him saying, "For thy good works' sake we stone thee not: but for thy blasphemy, and because that thou, being a man, makest thyself God."

For if Abraham was justified ( established as just by acquittal from guilt) by good works [that he did, then] he has grounds for boasting. But not before God!

For rulers are not a terror to good works, but to the evil. Wilt thou then not be afraid of the power? do that which is good, and thou shalt have praise of the same:

But if a man purge himself from such fellows, he shall be a vessel sanctified unto honour meet for the Lord, and prepared unto all good works.

The younger men exhort to be sober-minded; in every respect showing yourself an example of good works.

This is a faithful saying, and these things I will that thou affirm constantly, that they which have believed in God might be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable unto men.

But without your approval I would do nothing; so that your good works might not be forced, but done freely from your heart.

make you perfect in all good works, to do his will, working in you that which is pleasant in his sight through Iesus Christ: To whom be praise for ever while the world endureth. Amen.

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain