27 occurrences in 15 translations

'Justice and Righteousness' in the Bible

Thou shalt follow justice and righteousness, that thou may live and inherit the land which the LORD thy God gives thee.

Blessed be Jehovah thy God, who delighted in thee, to set thee on the throne of Israel: because Jehovah loved Israel for ever, therefore made he thee king, to do justice and righteousness.

And David reigned over all Israel; and he executed justice and righteousness unto all his people.

Blessed be Jehovah thy God, who delighted in thee, to set thee on his throne, to be king for Jehovah thy God: because thy God loved Israel, to establish them for ever, therefore made he thee king over them, to do justice and righteousness.

The Almighty-we cannot reach Him- He is exalted in power! In His justice and righteousness, He will not oppress.

Ride on in majesty to victory for the defense of truth, justice and righteousness! Your right hand (strength) will teach you great things!

The king's strength also loveth justice; Thou dost establish equity; Thou executest justice and righteousness in Jacob.

AYIN. I have done justice and righteousness: Leave me not to mine oppressors.

If thou seest the oppression of the poor, and the violent taking away of justice and righteousness in a province, marvel not at the matter: for one higher than the high regardeth; and there are higher than they.

{His dominion will grow continually, and to peace there will be no end} on the throne of David and over his kingdom, to establish it and sustain it with justice and righteousness now and forever. The zeal of Yahweh of hosts will do this.

For though your population, O Israel, be as the sand of the sea, only a remnant of it will return [and survive]. The [fully completed] destruction is decreed (decided upon and brought to an issue); it overflows with justice and righteousness [the infliction of just punishment].

Jehovah is exalted; for he dwelleth on high: he hath filled Zion with justice and righteousness.

but let him who boasts boast of this, that he understands and knows Me, that I am the LORD who exercises lovingkindness, justice and righteousness on earth; for I delight in these things," declares the LORD.

Shalt thou reign, because thou strivest to excel in cedar? Did not thy father eat and drink, and do justice and righteousness? then it was well with him.

Thus says the Lord of hosts, the God of Israel: Once more they shall use these words in the land of Judah and in her cities when I release them from exile: The Lord bless you, O habitation of justice and righteousness, O holy mountain!

In those days, and at that time, will I cause a Branch of righteousness to grow up unto David; and he shall execute justice and righteousness in the land.

And if a man is righteous and does justice and righteousness,

"Yet you say, 'Why [does] the son not bear the guilt of the father?' And [since] the son does justice and righteousness and he keeps all of my statutes and does them, he shall surely live!

But if the wicked returns from all of his sins that he has done and he keeps all of my statutes and he does justice and righteousness, he shall surely live; he shall not die!

And when the wicked turns from his wickedness that he did and he does justice and righteousness, {he will preserve his life}.

And when I say to the wicked, 'Certainly you will die,' but he returns from his sin and he does justice and righteousness--

All of his {sins that he committed}, they will not be remembered against him, and he did justice and righteousness; certainly he will live.

And when the wicked turns from his wickedness, and he does justice and righteousness, because of it {he will certainly live}!

Thus saith the Lord Jehovah: Let it suffice you, O princes of Israel: remove violence and spoil, and execute justice and righteousness; take away your exactions from my people, saith the Lord Jehovah.

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