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72 Bible Verses about God, Righteousness Of

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Psalm 119:137

(Tsade) You are just, O Lord, and your judgments are fair.

Psalm 48:10

The praise you receive as far away as the ends of the earth is worthy of your reputation, O God. You execute justice!

Psalm 145:17

The Lord is just in all his actions, and exhibits love in all he does.

Isaiah 45:21

Tell me! Present the evidence! Let them consult with one another! Who predicted this in the past? Who announced it beforehand? Was it not I, the Lord? I have no peer, there is no God but me, a God who vindicates and delivers; there is none but me.

Jeremiah 12:1

Lord, you have always been fair whenever I have complained to you. However, I would like to speak with you about the disposition of justice. Why are wicked people successful? Why do all dishonest people have such easy lives?

Psalm 71:19

Your justice, O God, extends to the skies above; you have done great things. O God, who can compare to you?

Job 37:23

As for the Almighty, we cannot attain to him! He is great in power, but justice and abundant righteousness he does not oppress.

Isaiah 5:16

The Lord who commands armies will be exalted when he punishes, the sovereign God's authority will be recognized when he judges.

Isaiah 51:8

For a moth will eat away at them like clothes; a clothes moth will devour them like wool. But the vindication I provide will be permanent; the deliverance I give will last."

Daniel 9:14

The LORD was mindful of the calamity, and he brought it on us. For the LORD our God is just in all he has done, and we have not obeyed him.

Judges 5:11

Hear the sound of those who divide the sheep among the watering places; there they tell of the Lord's victorious deeds, the victorious deeds of his warriors in Israel. Then the Lord's people went down to the city gates --

1 Samuel 12:7

Now take your positions, so I may confront you before the Lord regarding all the Lord's just actions toward you and your ancestors.

Jeremiah 9:24

If people want to boast, they should boast about this: They should boast that they understand and know me. They should boast that they know and understand that I, the Lord, act out of faithfulness, fairness, and justice in the earth and that I desire people to do these things," says the Lord.

Revelation 15:3

They sang the song of Moses the servant of God and the song of the Lamb: "Great and astounding are your deeds, Lord God, the All-Powerful! Just and true are your ways, King over the nations!

Psalm 9:8

He judges the world fairly; he makes just legal decisions for the nations.

2 Samuel 23:3-4

The God of Israel spoke, the protector of Israel spoke to me. The one who rules fairly among men, the one who rules in the fear of God, is like the light of morning when the sun comes up, a morning in which there are no clouds. He is like the brightness after rain that produces grass from the earth.

Psalm 96:13

before the Lord, for he comes! For he comes to judge the earth! He judges the world fairly, and the nations in accordance with his justice.

Psalm 99:4

The king is strong; he loves justice. You ensure that legal decisions will be made fairly; you promote justice and equity in Jacob.

Jeremiah 9:23-24

The Lord says, "Wise people should not boast that they are wise. Powerful people should not boast that they are powerful. Rich people should not boast that they are rich. If people want to boast, they should boast about this: They should boast that they understand and know me. They should boast that they know and understand that I, the Lord, act out of faithfulness, fairness, and justice in the earth and that I desire people to do these things," says the Lord.

Psalm 65:5

You answer our prayers by performing awesome acts of deliverance, O God, our savior. All the ends of the earth trust in you, as well as those living across the wide seas.

Psalm 40:10

I have not failed to tell about your justice; I spoke about your reliability and deliverance; I have not neglected to tell the great assembly about your loyal love and faithfulness.

Psalm 116:4-6

I called on the name of the Lord, "Please Lord, rescue my life!" The Lord is merciful and fair; our God is compassionate. The Lord protects the untrained; I was in serious trouble and he delivered me.

Psalm 129:4

The Lord is just; he cut the ropes of the wicked."

Isaiah 46:13

I am bringing my deliverance near, it is not far away; I am bringing my salvation near, it does not wait. I will save Zion; I will adorn Israel with my splendor."

Daniel 9:16

O Lord, according to all your justice, please turn your raging anger away from your city Jerusalem, your holy mountain. For due to our sins and the iniquities of our ancestors, Jerusalem and your people are mocked by all our neighbors.

Micah 6:5

My people, recall how King Balak of Moab planned to harm you, how Balaam son of Beor responded to him. Recall how you journeyed from Shittim to Gilgal, so you might acknowledge that the Lord has treated you fairly."

Psalm 35:24

Vindicate me by your justice, O Lord my God! Do not let them gloat over me!

Psalm 4:2-3

You men, how long will you try to turn my honor into shame? How long will you love what is worthless and search for what is deceptive? (Selah) Realize that the Lord shows the godly special favor; the Lord responds when I cry out to him.

Psalm 7:9

May the evil deeds of the wicked come to an end! But make the innocent secure, O righteous God, you who examine inner thoughts and motives!

Psalm 9:4

For you defended my just cause; from your throne you pronounced a just decision.

Isaiah 50:8

The one who vindicates me is close by. Who dares to argue with me? Let us confront each other! Who is my accuser? Let him challenge me!

Micah 7:9

I must endure the Lord's anger, for I have sinned against him. But then he will defend my cause, and accomplish justice on my behalf. He will lead me out into the light; I will experience firsthand his deliverance.

Nehemiah 9:8

When you perceived that his heart was faithful toward you, you established a covenant with him to give his descendants the land of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, the Perizzites, the Jebusites, and the Girgashites. You have fulfilled your promise, for you are righteous.

Psalm 4:1

For the music director, to be accompanied by stringed instruments; a psalm of David. When I call out, answer me, O God who vindicates me! Though I am hemmed in, you will lead me into a wide, open place. Have mercy on me and respond to my prayer!

Zephaniah 3:5

The just Lord resides within her; he commits no unjust acts. Every morning he reveals his justice. At dawn he appears without fail. Yet the unjust know no shame.

Zechariah 8:8

And I will bring them to settle within Jerusalem. They will be my people, and I will be their God, in truth and righteousness.'

Jeremiah 11:20

So I said to the Lord, "O Lord who rules over all, you are a just judge! You examine people's hearts and minds. I want to see you pay them back for what they have done because I trust you to vindicate my cause."

Genesis 18:25

Far be it from you to do such a thing -- to kill the godly with the wicked, treating the godly and the wicked alike! Far be it from you! Will not the judge of the whole earth do what is right?"

Job 8:3

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

Psalm 11:7

Certainly the Lord is just; he rewards godly deeds; the upright will experience his favor.

Psalm 50:6

The heavens declare his fairness, for God is judge. (Selah)

Psalm 51:4

Against you -- you above all -- I have sinned; I have done what is evil in your sight. So you are just when you confront me; you are right when you condemn me.

Proverbs 21:12

The Righteous One considers the house of the wicked; he overthrows the wicked to their ruin.

2 Chronicles 12:5-6

Shemaiah the prophet visited Rehoboam and the leaders of Judah who were assembled in Jerusalem because of Shishak. He said to them, "This is what the Lord says: 'You have rejected me, so I have rejected you and will hand you over to Shishak.'" The leaders of Israel and the king humbled themselves and said, "The Lord is just."

Ezra 9:15

O Lord God of Israel, you are righteous, for we are left as a remnant this day. Indeed, we stand before you in our guilt. However, because of this guilt no one can really stand before you."

Isaiah 10:22

For though your people, Israel, are as numerous as the sand on the seashore, only a remnant will come back. Destruction has been decreed; just punishment is about to engulf you.

Isaiah 28:17

I will make justice the measuring line, fairness the plumb line; hail will sweep away the unreliable refuge, the floodwaters will overwhelm the hiding place.

Lamentations 1:18

(Tsade) The Lord is right to judge me! Yes, I rebelled against his commands. Please listen, all you nations, and look at my suffering! My young women and men have gone into exile.

Romans 2:2

Now we know that God's judgment is in accordance with truth against those who practice such things.

Psalm 19:8-9

The Lord's precepts are fair and make one joyful. The Lord's commands are pure and give insight for life. The commands to fear the Lord are right and endure forever. The judgments given by the Lord are trustworthy and absolutely just.

Deuteronomy 4:8

And what other great nation has statutes and ordinances as just as this whole law that I am about to share with you today?

Romans 3:5

But if our unrighteousness demonstrates the righteousness of God, what shall we say? The God who inflicts wrath is not unrighteous, is he? (I am speaking in human terms.)

Exodus 9:27

So Pharaoh sent and summoned Moses and Aaron and said to them, "I have sinned this time! The Lord is righteous, and I and my people are guilty.

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

Revelation 19:2

because his judgments are true and just. For he has judged the great prostitute who corrupted the earth with her sexual immorality, and has avenged the blood of his servants poured out by her own hands!"

Revelation 16:7

Then I heard the altar reply, "Yes, Lord God, the All-Powerful, your judgments are true and just!"

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His judgments

Psalm 19:9

The commands to fear the Lord are right and endure forever. The judgments given by the Lord are trustworthy and absolutely just.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Talk of

Psalm 71:24

All day long my tongue will also tell about your justice, for those who want to harm me will be embarrassed and ashamed.

Psalm 71:15

I will tell about your justice, and all day long proclaim your salvation, though I cannot fathom its full extent.

God, Righteousness Of » Is part of his character

Psalm 119:137

(Tsade) You are just, O Lord, and your judgments are fair.

Psalm 7:9

May the evil deeds of the wicked come to an end! But make the innocent secure, O righteous God, you who examine inner thoughts and motives!

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Magnify

Psalm 7:17

I will thank the Lord for his justice; I will sing praises to the sovereign Lord!

Psalm 51:14

Rescue me from the guilt of murder, O God, the God who delivers me! Then my tongue will shout for joy because of your deliverance.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His commandments

Deuteronomy 4:8

And what other great nation has statutes and ordinances as just as this whole law that I am about to share with you today?

Psalm 119:172

May my tongue sing about your instructions, for all your commands are just.

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

Jeremiah 12:1

Lord, you have always been fair whenever I have complained to you. However, I would like to speak with you about the disposition of justice. Why are wicked people successful? Why do all dishonest people have such easy lives?

Psalm 73:12-17

Take a good look! This is what the wicked are like, those who always have it so easy and get richer and richer. I concluded, "Surely in vain I have kept my motives pure and maintained a pure lifestyle. I suffer all day long, and am punished every morning." read more.
If I had publicized these thoughts, I would have betrayed your loyal followers. When I tried to make sense of this, it was troubling to me. Then I entered the precincts of God's temple, and understood the destiny of the wicked.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His testimonies

Psalm 119:138

The rules you impose are just, and absolutely reliable.

Psalm 119:144

Your rules remain just. Give me insight so that I can live.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » The gospel

Romans 3:25-26

God publicly displayed him at his death as the mercy seat accessible through faith. This was to demonstrate his righteousness, because God in his forbearance had passed over the sins previously committed. This was also to demonstrate his righteousness in the present time, so that he would be just and the justifier of the one who lives because of Jesus' faithfulness.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His acts

Judges 5:11

Hear the sound of those who divide the sheep among the watering places; there they tell of the Lord's victorious deeds, the victorious deeds of his warriors in Israel. Then the Lord's people went down to the city gates --

1 Samuel 12:7

Now take your positions, so I may confront you before the Lord regarding all the Lord's just actions toward you and your ancestors.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Plead, in prayer

Psalm 143:11

O Lord, for the sake of your reputation, revive me! Because of your justice, rescue me from trouble!

Daniel 9:16

O Lord, according to all your justice, please turn your raging anger away from your city Jerusalem, your holy mountain. For due to our sins and the iniquities of our ancestors, Jerusalem and your people are mocked by all our neighbors.

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His government

Psalm 96:13

before the Lord, for he comes! For he comes to judge the earth! He judges the world fairly, and the nations in accordance with his justice.

Psalm 98:9

before the Lord! For he comes to judge the earth! He judges the world fairly, and the nations in a just manner.

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

Psalm 31:1

For the music director; a psalm of David. In you, O Lord, I have taken shelter! Never let me be humiliated! Vindicate me by rescuing me!

Psalm 71:2

Vindicate me by rescuing me! Listen to me! Deliver me!

God, Righteousness Of » The heavens shall declare

Psalm 50:6

The heavens declare his fairness, for God is judge. (Selah)

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Ascribe, to him

Daniel 9:7

"You are righteous, O Lord, but we are humiliated this day -- the people of Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem and all Israel, both near and far away in all the countries in which you have scattered them, because they have behaved unfaithfully toward you.

Job 36:3

With my knowledge I will speak comprehensively, and to my Creator I will ascribe righteousness.

God, Righteousness Of » Angels acknowledge

Revelation 16:5

Now I heard the angel of the waters saying: "You are just -- the one who is and who was, the Holy One -- because you have passed these judgments,

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Everlasting

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His word

Psalm 119:123

My eyes grow tired as I wait for your deliverance, for your reliable promise to be fulfilled.

God, Righteousness Of » God delights in the exercise of

Jeremiah 9:24

If people want to boast, they should boast about this: They should boast that they understand and know me. They should boast that they know and understand that I, the Lord, act out of faithfulness, fairness, and justice in the earth and that I desire people to do these things," says the Lord.

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

Psalm 119:40

Look, I long for your precepts. Revive me with your deliverance!

God, Righteousness Of » Exhibited in » His ways

Psalm 145:17

The Lord is just in all his actions, and exhibits love in all he does.

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

Nehemiah 9:8

When you perceived that his heart was faithful toward you, you established a covenant with him to give his descendants the land of the Canaanites, the Hittites, the Amorites, the Perizzites, the Jebusites, and the Girgashites. You have fulfilled 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 the Lord continually shows loyal love to his faithful followers, and is faithful to their descendants,

God, Righteousness Of » Christ committed his cause to

1 Peter 2:23

When he was maligned, he did not answer back; when he suffered, he threatened no retaliation, but committed himself to God who judges justly.

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

Psalm 36:10

Extend your loyal love to your faithful followers, and vindicate the morally upright!

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

Psalm 35:24

Vindicate me by your justice, O Lord my God! Do not let them gloat over me!

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

Psalm 143:1

A psalm of David. O Lord, hear my prayer! Pay attention to my plea for help! Because of your faithfulness and justice, answer me!

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Beyond computation

Psalm 71:15

I will tell about your justice, and all day long proclaim your salvation, though I cannot fathom its full extent.

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Enduring for ever

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Very high

Psalm 71:19

Your justice, O God, extends to the skies above; you have done great things. O God, who can compare to you?

God, Righteousness Of » Described as » Abundant

Psalm 48:10

The praise you receive as far away as the ends of the earth is worthy of your reputation, O God. You execute justice!

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Declare to others

Psalm 22:31

They will come and tell about his saving deeds; they will tell a future generation what he has accomplished.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Do not conceal

Psalm 40:10

I have not failed to tell about your justice; I spoke about your reliability and deliverance; I have not neglected to tell the great assembly about your loyal love and faithfulness.

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Mention, only

Psalm 71:16

I will come and tell about the mighty acts of the sovereign Lord. I will proclaim your justice -- yours alone.

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

Micah 6:4-5

In fact, I brought you up from the land of Egypt, I delivered you from that place of slavery. I sent Moses, Aaron, and Miriam to lead you. My people, recall how King Balak of Moab planned to harm you, how Balaam son of Beor responded to him. Recall how you journeyed from Shittim to Gilgal, so you might acknowledge that the Lord has treated you fairly."

God, Righteousness Of » The wicked have no interest in

Psalm 69:27

Hold them accountable for all their sins! Do not vindicate them!

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

Certainly the Lord is just; he rewards godly deeds; the upright will experience his favor.

God, Righteousness Of » Shown openly before the heathen

Psalm 98:2

The Lord demonstrates his power to deliver; in the sight of the nations he reveals his justice.

God, Righteousness Of » Christ acknowledged

God, Righteousness Of » Illustrated

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

Psalm 5:8

Lord, lead me in your righteousness because of those who wait to ambush me, remove the obstacles in the way in which you are guiding me!

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

Ezra 9:15

O Lord God of Israel, you are righteous, for we are left as a remnant this day. Indeed, we stand before you in our guilt. However, because of this guilt no one can really stand before you."

God, Righteousness Of » Saints » Confident of beholding

Micah 7:9

I must endure the Lord's anger, for I have sinned against him. But then he will defend my cause, and accomplish justice on my behalf. He will lead me out into the light; I will experience firsthand his deliverance.

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