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Psalm 119:137

You are righteous, Lord, and Your judgments are just.

Psalm 48:10

Your name, God, like Your praise, reaches to the ends of the earth; Your right hand is filled with justice.

Psalm 145:17

The Lord is righteous in all His ways and gracious in all His acts.

Isaiah 45:21

Speak up and present [your case]- yes, let them take counsel together. Who predicted this long ago? Who announced it from ancient times? Was it not I, the Lord? There is no other God but Me, a righteous God and Savior; there is no one except Me.

Jeremiah 12:1

You will be righteous, Lord, even if I bring a case against You. Yet, I wish to contend with You: Why does the way of the wicked prosper? [Why] do the treacherous live at ease?

Psalm 71:19

Your righteousness reaches heaven, God, You who have done great things; God, who is like You?

Job 37:23

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

Psalm 36:6

Your righteousness is like the highest mountain; Your judgments, like the deepest sea. Lord, You preserve man and beast.

Isaiah 5:16

But the Lord of Hosts is exalted by His justice, and the holy God is distinguished by righteousness.

Isaiah 51:8

For the moth will devour them like a garment, and the worm will eat them like wool. But My righteousness will last forever, and My salvation for all generations.

Daniel 9:14

So the Lord kept the disaster in mind and brought it on us, for the Lord our God is righteous in all He has done. But we have not obeyed Him.

Judges 5:11

Let them tell the righteous acts of the Lord, the righteous deeds of His warriors in Israel, with the voices of the singers at the watering places. Then the Lord's people went down to the gates.

1 Samuel 12:7

Now present yourselves, so I may judge you before the Lord about all the righteous acts He has done for you and your ancestors.

Jeremiah 9:24

But the one who boasts should boast in this, that he understands and knows Me- that I am the Lord, showing faithful love, justice, and righteousness on the earth, for I delight in these things. [This is] the Lord's declaration.

Revelation 15:3

They sang the song of God's servant Moses, and the song of the Lamb: Great and awe-inspiring are Your works, Lord God, the Almighty; righteous and true are Your ways, King of the Nations.

Psalm 9:8

He judges the world with righteousness; He executes judgment on the peoples with fairness.

2 Samuel 23:3-4

The God of Israel spoke; the Rock of Israel said to me, "The one who rules the people with justice, who rules in the fear of God, is like the morning light when the sun rises on a cloudless morning, the glisten of rain on sprouting grass."

Psalm 96:13

before the Lord, for He is coming- for He is coming to judge the earth. He will judge the world with righteousness and the peoples with His faithfulness.

Psalm 99:4

The mighty King loves justice. You have established fairness; You have administered justice and righteousness in Jacob.

Jeremiah 9:23-24

This is what the Lord says: The wise must not boast in his wisdom; the mighty must not boast in his might; the rich must not boast in his riches. But the one who boasts should boast in this, that he understands and knows Me- that I am the Lord, showing faithful love, justice, and righteousness on the earth, for I delight in these things. [This is] the Lord's declaration.

Psalm 65:5

You answer us in righteousness, with awe-inspiring works, God of our salvation, the hope of all the ends of the earth and of the distant seas;

Psalm 40:10

I did not hide Your righteousness in my heart; I spoke about Your faithfulness and salvation; I did not conceal Your constant love and truth from the great assembly.

Psalm 116:4-6

Then I called on the name of the Lord: "Lord, save me!" The Lord is gracious and righteous; our God is compassionate. The Lord guards the inexperienced; I was helpless, and He saved me.

Psalm 129:4

The Lord is righteous; He has cut the ropes of the wicked.

Daniel 9:16

Lord, in keeping with all Your righteous acts, may Your anger and wrath turn away from Your city Jerusalem, Your holy mountain; for because of our sins and the injustices of our fathers, Jerusalem and Your people have become an object of ridicule to all those around us.

Micah 6:5

My people, remember what Balak king of Moab proposed, what Balaam son of Beor answered him, and [what happened] from Acacia Grove to Gilgal, so that you may acknowledge the Lord's righteous acts.

Psalm 35:24

Vindicate me, Lord, my God, in keeping with Your righteousness, and do not let them rejoice over me.

Psalm 4:2-3

How long, exalted men, will my honor be insulted? [How long] will you love what is worthless and pursue a lie? Selah Know that the Lord has set apart the faithful for Himself; the Lord will hear when I call to Him.

Psalm 7:9

Let the evil of the wicked come to an end, but establish the righteous. The One who examines the thoughts and emotions is a righteous God.

Psalm 9:4

For You have upheld my just cause; You are seated on Your throne as a righteous judge.

Isaiah 50:8

The One who justifies Me is near; who will contend with Me? Let us confront each other. Who has a case against Me? Let him come near Me!

Micah 7:9

Because I have sinned against Him, I must endure the Lord's rage until He argues my case and establishes justice for me. He will bring me into the light; I will see His salvation.

Nehemiah 9:8

You found his heart faithful in Your sight, and made a covenant with him to give the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Jebusites, and Girgashites- to give it to his descendants. You have kept Your promise, for You are righteous.

Psalm 4:1

Answer me when I call, God, who vindicates me. You freed me from affliction; be gracious to me and hear my prayer.

Zephaniah 3:5

The righteous Lord is in her; He does no wrong. He applies His justice morning by morning; He does not fail at dawn, yet the one who does wrong knows no shame.

Zechariah 8:8

I will bring them [back] to live in Jerusalem. They will be My people, and I will be their faithful and righteous God."

Jeremiah 11:20

But, Lord of Hosts, who judges righteously, who tests heart and mind, let me see Your vengeance on them, for I have presented my case to You.

Genesis 18:25

You could not possibly do such a thing: to kill the righteous with the wicked, treating the righteous and the wicked alike. You could not possibly do that! Won't the Judge of all the earth do what is just?"

Job 8:3

Does God pervert justice? Does the Almighty pervert what is right?

Psalm 11:7

For the Lord is righteous; He loves righteous deeds. The upright will see His face.

Psalm 50:6

The heavens proclaim His righteousness, for God is the judge. Selah

Psalm 51:4

Against You-You alone-I have sinned and done this evil in Your sight. So You are right when You pass sentence; You are blameless when You judge.

Proverbs 21:12

The Righteous One considers the house of the wicked; He brings the wicked to ruin.

Psalm 7:11

God is a righteous judge, and a God who executes justice every day.

2 Chronicles 12:5-6

Then Shemaiah the prophet went to Rehoboam and the leaders of Judah who were gathered at Jerusalem because of Shishak. He said to them: "This is what the Lord says: 'You have abandoned Me; therefore, I have abandoned you into the hand of Shishak.' " So the leaders of Israel and the king humbled themselves and said, "The Lord is righteous."

Ezra 9:15

Lord God of Israel, You are righteous, for we survive as a remnant today. Here we are before You with our guilt, though no one can stand in Your presence because of this.

Isaiah 10:22

Israel, even if your people were as numerous as the sand of the sea, [only] a remnant of them will return. Destruction has been decreed; justice overflows.

Isaiah 28:17

And I will make justice the measuring line and righteousness the mason's level." Hail will sweep away the false refuge, and water will flood your hiding place.

Lamentations 1:18

The Lord is in the right, for I have rebelled against His command. Listen, all you people; look at my pain. My young men and women have gone into captivity.

Malachi 3:5

"I will come to you in judgment, and I will be ready to witness against sorcerers and adulterers; against those who swear falsely; against those who oppress the widow and the fatherless, and cheat the wage earner; and against those who deny [justice to] the foreigner. They do not fear Me," says the Lord of Hosts.

Romans 2:2

We know that God's judgment on those who do such things is based on the truth.

Psalm 19:8-9

The precepts of the Lord are right, making the heart glad; the commandment of the Lord is radiant, making the eyes light up. The fear of the Lord is pure, enduring forever; the ordinances of the Lord are reliable and altogether righteous.

Deuteronomy 4:8

And what great nation has righteous statutes and ordinances like this entire law I set before you today?

Psalm 119:7

I will praise You with a sincere heart when I learn Your righteous judgments.

Romans 1:32

Although they know full well God's just sentence-that those who practice such things deserve to die-they not only do them, but even applaud others who practice them.

Romans 8:4

in order that the law's requirement would be accomplished in us who do not walk according to the flesh but according to the Spirit.

Romans 3:5

But if our unrighteousness highlights God's righteousness, what are we to say? I use a human argument: Is God unrighteous to inflict wrath?

Exodus 9:27

Pharaoh sent for Moses and Aaron. "I have sinned this time," he said to them. "The Lord is the Righteous One, and I and my people are the guilty ones.

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

Revelation 19:2

because His judgments are true and righteous, because He has judged the notorious prostitute who corrupted the earth with her sexual immorality; and He has avenged the blood of His servants that was on her hands.

Revelation 16:7

Then I heard someone from the altar say: Yes, Lord God, the Almighty, true and righteous are Your judgments.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His judgments

Psalm 119:62

I rise at midnight to thank You for Your righteous judgments.

Psalm 119:7

I will praise You with a sincere heart when I learn Your righteous judgments.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Talk of

Psalm 71:24

Therefore, my tongue will proclaim Your righteousness all day long, for those who seek my harm will be disgraced and confounded.

Psalm 71:15

My mouth will tell about Your righteousness and Your salvation all day long, though I cannot sum them up.

God, Righteousness Of » Is part of his character

Psalm 119:137

You are righteous, Lord, and Your judgments are just.

Psalm 7:9

Let the evil of the wicked come to an end, but establish the righteous. The One who examines the thoughts and emotions is a righteous God.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Magnify

Psalm 145:7

They will give a testimony of Your great goodness and will joyfully sing of Your righteousness.

Psalm 7:17

I will thank the Lord for His righteousness; I will sing about the name of the Lord, the Most High.

Psalm 51:14

Save me from the guilt of bloodshed, God, the God of my salvation, and my tongue will sing of Your righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His commandments

Deuteronomy 4:8

And what great nation has righteous statutes and ordinances like this entire law I set before you today?

Psalm 119:172

My tongue sings about Your promise, for all Your commandments are righteous.

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

Jeremiah 12:1

You will be righteous, Lord, even if I bring a case against You. Yet, I wish to contend with You: Why does the way of the wicked prosper? [Why] do the treacherous live at ease?

Psalm 73:12-17

Look at them-the wicked! They are always at ease, and they increase their wealth. Did I purify my heart and wash my hands in innocence for nothing? For I am afflicted all day long, and punished every morning. read more.
If I had decided to say these things [aloud], I would have betrayed Your people. When I tried to understand all this, it seemed hopeless until I entered God's sanctuary. Then I understood their destiny.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His testimonies

Psalm 119:138

The decrees You issue are righteous and altogether trustworthy.

Psalm 119:144

Your decrees are righteous forever. Give me understanding, and I will live.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » The gospel

Romans 3:25-26

God presented Him as a propitiation through faith in His blood, to demonstrate His righteousness, because in His restraint God passed over the sins previously committed. He presented Him to demonstrate His righteousness at the present time, so that He would be righteous and declare righteous the one who has faith in Jesus.

Psalm 85:10

Faithful love and truth will join together; righteousness and peace will embrace.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His acts

Judges 5:11

Let them tell the righteous acts of the Lord, the righteous deeds of His warriors in Israel, with the voices of the singers at the watering places. Then the Lord's people went down to the gates.

1 Samuel 12:7

Now present yourselves, so I may judge you before the Lord about all the righteous acts He has done for you and your ancestors.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Plead, in prayer

Psalm 143:11

Because of Your name, Yahweh, let me live. In Your righteousness deliver me from trouble,

Daniel 9:16

Lord, in keeping with all Your righteous acts, may Your anger and wrath turn away from Your city Jerusalem, Your holy mountain; for because of our sins and the injustices of our fathers, Jerusalem and Your people have become an object of ridicule to all those around us.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His government

Psalm 96:13

before the Lord, for He is coming- for He is coming to judge the earth. He will judge the world with righteousness and the peoples with His faithfulness.

Psalm 98:9

before the Lord, for He is coming to judge the earth. He will judge the world righteously and the peoples fairly.

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

Psalm 31:1

Lord, I seek refuge in You; let me never be disgraced. Save me by Your righteousness.

Psalm 71:2

In Your justice, rescue and deliver me; listen closely to me and save me.

God, Righteousness Of » The heavens shall declare

Psalm 50:6

The heavens proclaim His righteousness, for God is the judge. Selah

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Ascribe, to him

Daniel 9:7

Lord, righteousness belongs to You, but this day public shame belongs to us: the men of Judah, the residents of Jerusalem, and all Israel-those who are near and those who are far, in all the countries where You have dispersed them because of the disloyalty they have shown toward You.

Job 36:3

I will get my knowledge from afar and ascribe righteousness to my Maker.

God, Righteousness Of » Angels acknowledge

Revelation 16:5

I heard the angel of the waters say: You are righteous, who is and who was, the Holy One, for You have decided these things.

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Everlasting

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His word

Psalm 119:123

My eyes grow weary [looking for] Your salvation and for Your righteous promise.

God, Righteousness Of » God delights in the exercise of

Jeremiah 9:24

But the one who boasts should boast in this, that he understands and knows Me- that I am the Lord, showing faithful love, justice, and righteousness on the earth, for I delight in these things. [This is] the Lord's declaration.

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

Psalm 119:40

How I long for Your precepts! Give me life through Your righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His ways

Psalm 145:17

The Lord is righteous in all His ways and gracious in all His acts.

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

Nehemiah 9:8

You found his heart faithful in Your sight, and made a covenant with him to give the land of the Canaanites, Hittites, Amorites, Perizzites, Jebusites, and Girgashites- to give it to his descendants. You have kept Your promise, for You are righteous.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Upheld by

God, Righteousness Of » Shown to the posterity of saints

Psalm 103:17

But from eternity to eternity the Lord's faithful love is toward those who fear Him, and His righteousness toward the grandchildren

God, Righteousness Of » Christ committed his cause to

1 Peter 2:23

when reviled, He did not revile in return; when suffering, He did not threaten, but committed Himself to the One who judges justly.

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

Psalm 36:10

Spread Your faithful love over those who know You, and Your righteousness over the upright in heart.

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

Psalm 35:24

Vindicate me, Lord, my God, in keeping with Your righteousness, and do not let them rejoice over me.

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

Psalm 143:1

Lord, hear my prayer. In Your faithfulness listen to my plea, and in Your righteousness answer me.

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Beyond computation

Psalm 71:15

My mouth will tell about Your righteousness and Your salvation all day long, though I cannot sum them up.

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Enduring for ever

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Very high

Psalm 71:19

Your righteousness reaches heaven, God, You who have done great things; God, who is like You?

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Abundant

Psalm 48:10

Your name, God, like Your praise, reaches to the ends of the earth; Your right hand is filled with justice.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Declare to others

Psalm 22:31

They will come and tell a people yet to be born about His righteousness- what He has done.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Do not conceal

Psalm 40:10

I did not hide Your righteousness in my heart; I spoke about Your faithfulness and salvation; I did not conceal Your constant love and truth from the great assembly.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Mention, only

Psalm 71:16

I come because of the mighty acts of the Lord God ; I will proclaim Your righteousness, Yours alone.

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

Micah 6:4-5

Indeed, I brought you up from the land of Egypt and redeemed you from that place of slavery. I sent Moses, Aaron, and Miriam ahead of you. My people, remember what Balak king of Moab proposed, what Balaam son of Beor answered him, and [what happened] from Acacia Grove to Gilgal, so that you may acknowledge the Lord's righteous acts.

God, Righteousness Of » The wicked have no interest in

Psalm 69:27

Add guilt to their guilt; do not let them share in Your 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 the Lord is righteous; He loves righteous deeds. The upright will see His face.

God, Righteousness Of » Shown openly before the heathen

Psalm 98:2

The Lord has made His victory known; He has revealed His righteousness in the sight of the nations.

God, Righteousness Of » Christ acknowledged

God, Righteousness Of » Illustrated

Psalm 36:6

Your righteousness is like the highest mountain; Your judgments, like the deepest sea. Lord, You preserve man and beast.

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

Psalm 5:8

Lord, lead me in Your righteousness, because of my adversaries; make Your way straight before me.

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

Ezra 9:15

Lord God of Israel, You are righteous, for we survive as a remnant today. Here we are before You with our guilt, though no one can stand in Your presence because of this.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Confident of beholding

Micah 7:9

Because I have sinned against Him, I must endure the Lord's rage until He argues my case and establishes justice for me. He will bring me into the light; I will see His salvation.



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