A Good Man

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Psalm 37:23

The steps of a [good] man are directed and established by the Lord when He delights in his way [and He busies Himself with his every step].

Matthew 12:35

The good man from his inner good treasure flings forth good things, and the evil man out of his inner evil storehouse flings forth evil things.

Acts 11:24

For he was a good man [ good in himself and also at once for the good and the advantage of other people], full of and controlled by the Holy Spirit and full of faith (of his belief that Jesus is the Messiah, through Whom we obtain eternal salvation). And a large company was added to the Lord.

Proverbs 24:16

For a righteous man falls seven times and rises again, but the wicked are overthrown by calamity.

Proverbs 13:22

A good man leaves an inheritance [of moral stability and goodness] to his children's children, and the wealth of the sinner [finds its way eventually] into the hands of the righteous, for whom it was laid up.

Ecclesiastes 7:28

Which I am still seeking but have not found -- "one upright man among a thousand have I found, but an upright woman among all those [one thousand in my harem] have I not found.

Psalm 37:16

Better is the little that the [uncompromisingly] righteous have than the abundance [of possessions] of many who are wrong and wicked.

Psalm 37:37

Mark the blameless man and behold the upright, for there is a happy end for the man of peace.

Proverbs 12:2

A good man obtains favor from the Lord, but a man of wicked devices He condemns.

1 Timothy 1:8

Now we recognize and know that the Law is good if anyone uses it lawfully [for the purpose for which it was designed],

Proverbs 3:4

So shall you find favor, good understanding, and high esteem in the sight [or judgment] of God and man.

Romans 5:7

Now it is an extraordinary thing for one to give his life even for an upright man, though perhaps for a noble and lovable and generous benefactor someone might even dare to die.

Jeremiah 10:23

O Lord [pleads Jeremiah in the name of the people], I know that [the determination of] the way of a man is not in himself; it is not in man [even in a strong man or in a man at his best] to direct his [own] steps.

Proverbs 20:7

The righteous man walks in his integrity; blessed (happy, fortunate, enviable) are his children after him.

Proverbs 15:29

The Lord is far from the wicked, but He hears the prayer of the [consistently] righteous (the upright, in right standing with Him).

Proverbs 12:3

A man shall not be established by wickedness, but the root of the [uncompromisingly] righteous shall never be moved.

2 Timothy 3:17

So that the man of God may be complete and proficient, well fitted and thoroughly equipped for every good work.

Psalm 112:5

It is well with the man who deals generously and lends, who conducts his affairs with justice.

Jeremiah 5:1

Run to and fro through the streets of Jerusalem, and see now and take notice! Seek in her broad squares to see if you can find a man [as Abraham sought in Sodom], one who does justice, who seeks truth, sincerity, and faithfulness; and I will pardon [Jerusalem -- "for one uncompromisingly righteous person].

Psalm 112:6

He will not be moved forever; the [uncompromisingly] righteous (the upright, in right standing with God) shall be in everlasting remembrance.

Genesis 18:26

And the Lord said, If I find in the city of Sodom fifty righteous (upright and in right standing with God), I will spare the whole place for their sake.

Proverbs 2:20

So may you walk in the way of good men, and keep to the paths of the [consistently] righteous (the upright, in right standing with God).

Proverbs 10:3

The Lord will not allow the [uncompromisingly] righteous to famish, but He thwarts the desire of the wicked.

Isaiah 3:10

Say to the righteous that it shall be well with them, for they shall eat the fruit of their deeds.

Luke 18:19

Jesus said to him, Why do you call Me [ essentially and perfectly morally] good? No one is [ essentially and perfectly morally] good -- "except God only.

Proverbs 18:16

A man's gift makes room for him and brings him before great men.

Proverbs 11:8

The [uncompromisingly] righteous is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked gets into it instead.

Psalm 12:1

Help, Lord! For principled and godly people are here no more; faithfulness and the faithful vanish from among the sons of men.

Micah 7:2

The godly man has perished from the earth, and there is none upright among men. They all lie in wait for blood; each hunts his brother with a net.

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