The Lord grants success to the one whose behavior he finds commendable.
The good person brings good things out of his good treasury, and the evil person brings evil things out of his evil treasury.
because he was a good man, full of the Holy Spirit and of faith, and a significant number of people were brought to the Lord.
just as it is written: "There is no one righteous, not even one,
Although a righteous person may fall seven times, he gets up again, but the wicked will be brought down by calamity.
A benevolent person leaves an inheritance for his grandchildren, but the wealth of a sinner is stored up for the righteous.
The steps of a person are ordained by the Lord -- so how can anyone understand his own way?
What I have continually sought, I have not found; I have found only one upright man among a thousand, but I have not found one upright woman among all of them.
Many people profess their loyalty, but a faithful person -- who can find?
The little bit that a godly man owns is better than the wealth of many evil men,
For my husband is not at home; he has gone on a journey of some distance.
Take note of the one who has integrity! Observe the godly! For the one who promotes peace has a future.
There are many plans in a person's mind, but it is the counsel of the Lord which will stand.
A good person obtains favor from the Lord, but the Lord condemns a person with wicked schemes.
For there is not one truly righteous person on the earth who continually does good and never sins.
1 Timothy 1:8
But we know that the law is good if someone uses it legitimately,
A person plans his course, but the Lord directs his steps.
Then you will find favor and good understanding, in the sight of God and people.
(For rarely will anyone die for a righteous person, though for a good person perhaps someone might possibly dare to die.)
Lord, we know that people do not control their own destiny. It is not in their power to determine what will happen to them.
The Lord God said, "It is not good for the man to be alone. I will make a companion for him who corresponds to him."
The righteous person behaves in integrity; blessed are his children after him.
The Lord is far from the wicked, but he hears the prayer of the righteous.
No one can be established through wickedness, but a righteous root cannot be moved.
2 Timothy 3:17
that the person dedicated to God may be capable and equipped for every good work.
It goes well for the one who generously lends money, and conducts his business honestly.
The Lord said, "Go up and down through the streets of Jerusalem. Look around and see for yourselves. Search through its public squares. See if any of you can find a single person who deals honestly and tries to be truthful. If you can, then I will not punish this city.
For he will never be upended; others will always remember one who is just.
"Be careful not to display your righteousness merely to be seen by people. Otherwise you have no reward with your Father in heaven.
So the Lord replied, "If I find in the city of Sodom fifty godly people, I will spare the whole place for their sake."
Taste and see that the Lord is good! How blessed is the one who takes shelter in him!
1 Corinthians 11:3
But I want you to know that Christ is the head of every man, and the man is the head of a woman, and God is the head of Christ.
because you know that each person, whether slave or free, if he does something good, this will be rewarded by the Lord.
A righteous person cares for the life of his animal, but even the most compassionate acts of the wicked are cruel.
So you will walk in the way of good people, and will keep on the paths of the righteous.
1 Corinthians 7:1
Now with regard to the issues you wrote about: "It is good for a man not to have sexual relations with a woman."
His descendants will be powerful on the earth; the godly will be blessed.
It is better to take shelter in the Lord than to trust in people.
The Lord satisfies the appetite of the righteous, but he thwarts the craving of the wicked.
Tell the innocent it will go well with them, for they will be rewarded for what they have done.
Jesus said to him, "Why do you call me good? No one is good except God alone.
The godly perish, but no one cares. Honest people disappear, when no one minds that the godly disappear because of evil.
A person's gift makes room for him, and leads him before important people.
The righteous person is delivered out of trouble, and the wicked turns up in his stead.
For the music director; according to the sheminith style; a psalm of David. Deliver, Lord! For the godly have disappeared; people of integrity have vanished.
All of a person's ways seem right in his own opinion, but the Lord evaluates the motives.
Faithful men have disappeared from the land; there are no godly men left. They all wait in ambush so they can shed blood; they hunt their own brother with a net.