46 Bible Verses about Ethics

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Proverbs 2:7

He stores up effective counsel for the upright, and is like a shield for those who live with integrity,

Romans 2:15

They show that the work of the law is written in their hearts, as their conscience bears witness and their conflicting thoughts accuse or else defend them,

3 John 1:11

Dear friend, do not imitate what is bad but what is good. The one who does good is of God; the one who does what is bad has not seen God.

Psalm 119:1

(Alef) How blessed are those whose actions are blameless, who obey the law of the Lord.

Matthew 5:1

When he saw the crowds, he went up the mountain. After he sat down his disciples came to him.

Proverbs 5:9

lest you give your vigor to others and your years to a cruel person,

Ruth 3:11

Now, my dear, don't worry! I intend to do for you everything you propose, for everyone in the village knows that you are a worthy woman.

1 John 5:18

We know that everyone fathered by God does not sin, but God protects the one he has fathered, and the evil one cannot touch him.

Ecclesiastes 8:12

Even though a sinner might commit a hundred crimes and still live a long time, yet I know that it will go well with God-fearing people -- for they stand in fear before him.

James 3:14

But if you have bitter jealousy and selfishness in your hearts, do not boast and tell lies against the truth.

Ezekiel 18:14

"But suppose he in turn has a son who notices all the sins his father commits, considers them, and does not follow his father's example.

Luke 14:9

So the host who invited both of you will come and say to you, 'Give this man your place.' Then, ashamed, you will begin to move to the least important place.

Psalm 19:3

There is no actual speech or word, nor is its voice literally heard.

Topics on Ethics

ethics, basis of

Romans 1:18-20

For the wrath of God is revealed from heaven against all ungodliness and unrighteousness of people who suppress the truth by their unrighteousness,

ethics, incentives towards

Romans 13:3-4

(for rulers cause no fear for good conduct but for bad). Do you desire not to fear authority? Do good and you will receive its commendation,

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