God, Righteousness Of

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Psalm 119:137

TZADE. Righteous art thou, Jehovah, and upright are thy judgments.

Psalm 48:10

According to thy name, O God, so is thy praise unto the ends of the earth: thy right hand is full of righteousness.

Isaiah 45:21

Declare and bring them near; yea, let them take counsel together: who hath caused this to be heard from ancient time? who hath declared it long ago? Is it not I, Jehovah? And there is no God else beside me; a just God and a Saviour, there is none besides me.

Jeremiah 12:1

Righteous art thou, Jehovah, when I plead with thee; yet will I speak with thee of thy judgments. Wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper? wherefore are all they at ease that deal very treacherously?

Psalm 71:19

And thy righteousness, O God, reacheth on high, thou who hast done great things: O God, who is like unto thee?

Job 37:23

The Almighty, we cannot find him out: excellent in power, and in judgment, and in abundance of justice, he doth not afflict.

Isaiah 5:16

and Jehovah of hosts shall be exalted in judgment, and the holy God hallowed in righteousness.

Isaiah 51:8

For the moth shall eat them up like a garment, and the worm shall eat them like wool; but my righteousness shall be for ever, and my salvation from generation to generation.

Daniel 9:14

And Jehovah hath watched over the evil, and brought it upon us; for Jehovah our God is righteous in all his works which he hath done; and we have not hearkened unto his voice.

Judges 5:11

To the sound of musicians at the watering places, there they repeat the triumphs of the LORD, the triumphs of his peasantry in Israel. "Then down to the gates marched the people of the LORD.

1 Samuel 12:7

And now stand still, that I may plead with you before Jehovah of all the righteous acts of Jehovah which he did to you and to your fathers.

Jeremiah 9:24

but let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth me, that I am Jehovah, who exercise loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness in the earth; for in these things I delight, saith Jehovah.

Revelation 15:3

And they sing the song of Moses bondman of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and wonderful are thy works, Lord God Almighty; righteous and true are thy ways, O King of nations.

Psalm 9:8

And it is he that will judge the world with righteousness; he shall execute judgment upon the peoples with equity.

2 Samuel 23:3-4

The God of Israel said, The Rock of Israel spoke to me, The ruler among men shall be just, Ruling in the fear of God; And he shall be as the light or the morning, like the rising of the sun, A morning without clouds; When from the sunshine, after rain, The green grass springeth from the earth.

Psalm 96:13

Before Jehovah, for he cometh; for he cometh to judge the earth: he will judge the world with righteousness, and the peoples in his faithfulness.

Psalm 99:4

And the strength of the king that loveth justice. Thou hast established equity: it is thou that executest judgment and righteousness in Jacob.

Jeremiah 9:23-24

Thus saith Jehovah: Let not the wise glory in his wisdom, neither let the mighty glory in his might; let not the rich glory in his riches: but let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth me, that I am Jehovah, who exercise loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness in the earth; for in these things I delight, saith Jehovah.

Psalm 65:5

By terrible things in righteousness wilt thou answer us, O God of our salvation, thou confidence of all the ends of the earth, and of the distant regions of the sea. ...

Psalm 40:10

I have not hidden thy righteousness within my heart; I have declared thy faithfulness and thy salvation: I have not concealed thy loving-kindness and thy truth from the great congregation.

Psalm 116:4-6

Then called I upon the name of Jehovah: I beseech thee, Jehovah, deliver my soul. Gracious is Jehovah and righteous; and our God is merciful. Jehovah keepeth the simple: I was brought low, and he saved me.

Psalm 129:4

Jehovah is righteous: he hath cut asunder the cords of the wicked.

Isaiah 46:13

I bring near my righteousness; it shall not be far off, and my salvation shall not delay; and I will give salvation in Zion, and unto Israel my glory.

Daniel 9:16

Lord, according to all thy righteousnesses, I beseech thee, let thine anger and thy fury be turned away from thy city Jerusalem, thy holy mountain; for because of our sins, and because of the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and thy people are become a reproach to all round about us.

Micah 6:5

My people, remember now what Balak king of Moab consulted, and what Balaam the son of Beor answered him, from Shittim unto Gilgal, that ye may know the righteousness of Jehovah.

Psalm 35:24

Judge me, Jehovah my God, according to thy righteousness, and let them not rejoice over me.

Psalm 4:2-3

Ye sons of men, till when is my glory to be put to shame? How long will ye love vanity, will ye seek after a lie? Selah. But know that Jehovah hath set apart the pious man for himself: Jehovah will hear when I call unto him.

Psalm 7:9

Oh let the wrong of the wicked come to an end, and establish thou the righteous man; even thou that triest the hearts and reins, the righteous God.

Psalm 9:4

For thou hast maintained my right and my cause. Thou sittest on the throne, judging righteously.

Isaiah 50:8

He is near that justifieth me: who will contend with me? let us stand together; who is mine adverse party? let him draw near unto me.

Micah 7:9

I will bear the indignation of Jehovah for I have sinned against him until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me: he will bring me forth to the light; I shall behold his righteousness.

Nehemiah 9:8

and foundest his heart faithful before thee, and madest the covenant with him to give the land of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Jebusites, and the Girgashites, to give it to his seed; and thou hast performed thy words, for thou art righteous.

Psalm 4:1

{To the chief Musician. On stringed instruments. A Psalm of David.} When I call, answer me, O God of my righteousness: in pressure thou hast enlarged me; be gracious unto me, and hear my prayer.

Zephaniah 3:5

The righteous Jehovah is in the midst of her: he doeth no wrong. Every morning doth he bring his judgment to light; it faileth not: but the unrighteous knoweth no shame.

Zechariah 8:8

and I will bring them, and they shall dwell in the midst of Jerusalem; and they shall be my people, and I will be their God, in truth and in righteousness.

Jeremiah 11:20

But thou, Jehovah of hosts, who judgest righteously, who triest the reins and the heart, let me see thy vengeance on them: for unto thee have I revealed my cause.

Job 8:3

Doth God pervert judgment, and the Almighty pervert justice?

Psalm 11:7

For righteous is Jehovah; he loveth righteousness, his countenance doth behold the upright.

Psalm 50:6

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness; for God executeth judgment himself. Selah.

Psalm 51:4

Against thee, thee only, have I sinned, and done what is evil in thy sight; that thou mayest be justified when thou speakest, be clear when thou judgest.

Proverbs 21:12

One that is righteous wisely considereth the house of the wicked: he overthroweth the wicked to their ruin.

Psalm 7:11

God is a righteous judge, and a God who is indignant all the day.

2 Chronicles 12:5-6

And Shemaiah the prophet came to Rehoboam and to the princes of Judah that had gathered together to Jerusalem because of Shishak, and said to them, Thus saith Jehovah: Ye have forsaken me, and therefore have I also left you in the hand of Shishak. And the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, Jehovah is righteous.

Ezra 9:15

Jehovah, God of Israel, thou art righteous; for we are a remnant that is escaped, as it is this day. Behold, we are before thee in our trespasses; for there is no standing before thee because of this.

Isaiah 10:22

For though thy people Israel be as the sand of the sea, only a remnant of them shall return: the consumption determined shall overflow in righteousness.

Isaiah 28:17

And I will appoint judgment for a line, and righteousness for a plummet; and the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters shall overflow the hiding-place.

Lamentations 1:18

Jehovah is righteous; for I have rebelled against his commandment. Hear, I pray you, all ye peoples, and behold my sorrow. My virgins and my young men are gone into captivity.

Malachi 3:5

And I will come near to you to judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers, and against the false swearers, and against those that oppress the hired servant in his wages, the widow and the fatherless, and that turn aside the stranger from his right, and fear not me, saith Jehovah of hosts.

Romans 2:2

But we know that the judgment of God is according to truth upon those who do such things.

Psalm 19:8-9

The precepts of Jehovah are right, rejoicing the heart; the commandment of Jehovah is pure, enlightening the eyes; The fear of Jehovah is clean, enduring for ever; the judgments of Jehovah are truth, they are righteous altogether:

Deuteronomy 4:8

And what great nation is there that hath righteous statutes and ordinances, as all this law which I set before you this day?

Psalm 119:7

I will give thee thanks with uprightness of heart, when I shall have learned thy righteous judgments.

Romans 3:5

But if our unrighteousness commend God's righteousness, what shall we say? Is God unrighteous who inflicts wrath? I speak according to man.

Exodus 9:27

And Pharaoh sent, and called Moses and Aaron, and said to them, I have sinned this time: Jehovah is the righteous one, but I and my people are the wicked ones.

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God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » The punishment of the wicked

Revelation 19:2

for true and righteous are his judgments; for he has judged the great harlot which corrupted the earth with her fornication, and has avenged the blood of his bondmen at her hand.

Revelation 16:7

And I heard the altar saying, Yea, Lord God Almighty, true and righteous are thy judgments.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His judgments

Psalm 119:7

I will give thee thanks with uprightness of heart, when I shall have learned thy righteous judgments.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Talk of

Psalm 71:24

My tongue also shall talk of thy righteousness all the day; for they shall be ashamed, for they shall be brought to confusion, that seek my hurt.

Psalm 71:15

My mouth shall declare thy righteousness, and thy salvation all the day: for I know not the numbers thereof.

God, Righteousness Of » Is part of his character

Psalm 119:137

TZADE. Righteous art thou, Jehovah, and upright are thy judgments.

Psalm 7:9

Oh let the wrong of the wicked come to an end, and establish thou the righteous man; even thou that triest the hearts and reins, the righteous God.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Magnify

Psalm 145:7

They shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness, and shall sing aloud of thy righteousness.

Psalm 7:17

I will praise Jehovah according to his righteousness, and will sing forth the name of Jehovah the Most High.

Psalm 51:14

Deliver me from blood-guiltiness, O God, thou God of my salvation: my tongue shall sing aloud of thy righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His commandments

Deuteronomy 4:8

And what great nation is there that hath righteous statutes and ordinances, as all this law which I set before you this day?

Psalm 119:172

My tongue shall speak aloud of thy word; for all thy commandments are righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Acknowledge, though the wicked prosper

Jeremiah 12:1

Righteous art thou, Jehovah, when I plead with thee; yet will I speak with thee of thy judgments. Wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper? wherefore are all they at ease that deal very treacherously?

Psalm 73:12-17

Behold, these are the wicked, and they prosper in the world: they heap up riches. Truly have I purified my heart in vain, and washed my hands in innocency: For all the day have I been plagued, and chastened every morning. read more.
If I said, I will speak thus, behold, I should be faithless to the generation of thy children. When I thought to be able to know this, it was a grievous task in mine eyes; Until I went into the sanctuaries of God; then understood I their end.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His testimonies

Psalm 119:138

Thou hast commanded thy testimonies in righteousness and exceeding faithfulness.

Psalm 119:144

The righteousness of thy testimonies is for ever: give me understanding, and I shall live.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » The gospel

Romans 3:25-26

whom God has set forth a mercy-seat, through faith in his blood, for the shewing forth of his righteousness, in respect of the passing by the sins that had taken place before, through the forbearance of God; for the shewing forth of his righteousness in the present time, so that he should be just, and justify him that is of the faith of Jesus.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His acts

Judges 5:11

To the sound of musicians at the watering places, there they repeat the triumphs of the LORD, the triumphs of his peasantry in Israel. "Then down to the gates marched the people of the LORD.

1 Samuel 12:7

And now stand still, that I may plead with you before Jehovah of all the righteous acts of Jehovah which he did to you and to your fathers.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Plead, in prayer

Psalm 143:11

Revive me, O Jehovah, for thy name's sake; in thy righteousness bring my soul out of trouble;

Daniel 9:16

Lord, according to all thy righteousnesses, I beseech thee, let thine anger and thy fury be turned away from thy city Jerusalem, thy holy mountain; for because of our sins, and because of the iniquities of our fathers, Jerusalem and thy people are become a reproach to all round about us.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His government

Psalm 96:13

Before Jehovah, for he cometh; for he cometh to judge the earth: he will judge the world with righteousness, and the peoples in his faithfulness.

Psalm 98:9

Before Jehovah, for he cometh to judge the earth: he will judge the world with righteousness, and the peoples with equity.

God, Righteousness Of » We should pray » To be delivered in

Psalm 31:1

{To the chief Musician. A Psalm of David.} In thee, Jehovah, do I trust; let me never be ashamed: deliver me in thy righteousness.

Psalm 71:2

Deliver me in thy righteousness, and rescue me; incline thine ear unto me, and save me.

God, Righteousness Of » The heavens shall declare

Psalm 50:6

And the heavens shall declare his righteousness; for God executeth judgment himself. Selah.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Ascribe, to him

Daniel 9:7

Thine, O Lord, is the righteousness, but unto us confusion of face, as at this day, to the men of Judah, and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and unto all Israel, that are near, and that are far off, in all the countries whither thou hast driven them, because of their unfaithfulness in which they have been unfaithful against thee.

Job 36:3

I will fetch my knowledge from afar, and will ascribe righteousness to my Creator.

God, Righteousness Of » Angels acknowledge

Revelation 16:5

And I heard the angel of the waters saying, Thou art righteous, who art and wast, the holy one, that thou hast judged so;

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Everlasting

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His word

Psalm 119:123

Mine eyes fail for thy salvation, and for the word of thy righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » God delights in the exercise of

Jeremiah 9:24

but let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth me, that I am Jehovah, who exercise loving-kindness, judgment, and righteousness in the earth; for in these things I delight, saith Jehovah.

God, Righteousness Of » We should pray » To be quickened in

Psalm 119:40

Behold, I have longed after thy precepts: quicken me in thy righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His ways

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Recognize, in the fulfilment of his promises

Nehemiah 9:8

and foundest his heart faithful before thee, and madest the covenant with him to give the land of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, and the Perizzites, and the Jebusites, and the Girgashites, to give it to his seed; and thou hast performed thy words, for thou art righteous.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Upheld by

God, Righteousness Of » Shown to the posterity of saints

Psalm 103:17

But the loving-kindness of Jehovah is from everlasting and to everlasting, upon them that fear him, and his righteousness unto children's children,

God, Righteousness Of » Christ committed his cause to

1 Peter 2:23

who, when reviled, reviled not again; when suffering, threatened not; but gave himself over into the hands of him who judges righteously;

God, Righteousness Of » We should pray » For its continued manifestation

Psalm 36:10

Continue thy loving-kindness unto them that know thee, and thy righteousness to the upright in heart;

God, Righteousness Of » We should pray » To be judged according to

Psalm 35:24

Judge me, Jehovah my God, according to thy righteousness, and let them not rejoice over me.

God, Righteousness Of » We should pray » To be answered in

Psalm 143:1

{A Psalm of David.} Jehovah, hear my prayer; give ear to my supplications: in thy faithfulness answer me, in thy righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Beyond computation

Psalm 71:15

My mouth shall declare thy righteousness, and thy salvation all the day: for I know not the numbers thereof.

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Enduring for ever

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Very high

Psalm 71:19

And thy righteousness, O God, reacheth on high, thou who hast done great things: O God, who is like unto thee?

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Abundant

Psalm 48:10

According to thy name, O God, so is thy praise unto the ends of the earth: thy right hand is full of righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Declare to others

Psalm 22:31

They shall come, and shall declare his righteousness unto a people that shall be born, that he hath done it.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Do not conceal

Psalm 40:10

I have not hidden thy righteousness within my heart; I have declared thy faithfulness and thy salvation: I have not concealed thy loving-kindness and thy truth from the great congregation.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Mention, only

Psalm 71:16

I will go in the might of the Lord Jehovah; I will recall thy righteousness, thine alone.

God, Righteousness Of » His care and defence of his people designed to teach

Micah 6:4-5

For I brought thee up out of the land of Egypt, and redeemed thee out of the house of bondage; and I sent before thee Moses, Aaron, and Miriam. My people, remember now what Balak king of Moab consulted, and what Balaam the son of Beor answered him, from Shittim unto Gilgal, that ye may know the righteousness of Jehovah.

God, Righteousness Of » The wicked have no interest in

Psalm 69:27

Add iniquity unto their iniquity, and let them not come into thy righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » The habitation of his throne

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » The final judgment

God, Righteousness Of » Leads him to love righteousness

Psalm 11:7

For righteous is Jehovah; he loveth righteousness, his countenance doth behold the upright.

God, Righteousness Of » Shown openly before the heathen

Psalm 98:2

Jehovah hath made known his salvation: his righteousness hath he openly shewed in the sight of the nations.

God, Righteousness Of » Christ acknowledged

God, Righteousness Of » Illustrated

God, Righteousness Of » We should pray » To be led in

Psalm 5:8

Lead me, Jehovah, in thy righteousness, because of my foes; make thy way plain before me.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Acknowledge, in his dealings

Ezra 9:15

Jehovah, God of Israel, thou art righteous; for we are a remnant that is escaped, as it is this day. Behold, we are before thee in our trespasses; for there is no standing before thee because of this.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Confident of beholding

Micah 7:9

I will bear the indignation of Jehovah for I have sinned against him until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me: he will bring me forth to the light; I shall behold his righteousness.