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45 Bible Verses about Righteousness

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Luke 5:32

I have not come to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance."

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Christ, our example » Conformity to, required in » Righteousness

the Gifts of God » Spiritual » Righteousness

Romans 5:16-17

And the gift is not like the one man's sin, because from one sin came the judgment, resulting in condemnation, but from many trespasses came the gift, resulting in justification. Since by the one man's trespass, death reigned through that one man, how much more will those who receive the overflow of grace and the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one man, Jesus Christ.

Hope » Objects of » Righteousness

Jesus Christ » Names of » Righteousness

New Birth » Evidenced by » Righteousness

spiritual Peace » Accompanies » Righteousness

Prayer » Conditions for successful » Righteousness

Righteousness » Promises concerning » Promises to the righteous

Righteousness » Examples of

Luke 1:6

Both were righteous in God's sight, living without blame according to all the commandments and requirements of the Lord.

Zephaniah 3:13

The remnant of Israel will no longer do wrong or tell lies; a deceitful tongue will not be found in their mouths. But they will pasture and lie down, with nothing to make [them] afraid.

2 Chronicles 29:2

He did what was right in the Lord's sight just as his ancestor David had done.

Righteousness » Encouraged

Hosea 10:12

Sow righteousness for yourselves and reap faithful love; break up your untilled ground. It is time to seek the Lord until He comes and sends righteousness on you like the rain.

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, may my advice seem good to you my king. Separate yourself from your sins by doing what is right, and from your injustices by showing mercy to the needy. Perhaps there will be an extension of your prosperity."

Righteousness » Death of seed of » Secured by faith

Galatians 3:24

The law, then, was our guardian described such a slave. This slave was not a teacher. until Christ, so that we could be justified by faith.

Romans 5:18

So then, as through one trespass there is condemnation for everyone, so also through one righteous act there is life-giving justification for everyone.

Righteousness » Of God

Psalm 145:17

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

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.

Psalm 48:10

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

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;

Righteousness » Death of seed of » Reward of

Job 29:14

I clothed myself in righteousness, and it enveloped me; my just decisions were like a robe and a turban.

Psalm 132:16

I will clothe its priests with salvation, and its godly people will shout for joy.

Isaiah 52:1

"Wake up, wake up; put on your strength, Zion! Put on your beautiful garments, Jerusalem, the Holy City! For the uncircumcised and the unclean will no longer enter you.

Zechariah 3:4

So He spoke to those standing before Him, "Take off his filthy clothes!" Then He said to him, "See, I have removed your guilt from you, and I will clothe you with splendid robes."

More verses: Matthew 22:11 Luke 15:22

Righteousness » Of Christ

Isaiah 59:16

He saw that there was no man- He was amazed that there was no one interceding; so His own arm brought salvation, and His own righteousness supported Him.

Jeremiah 23:5

"The days are coming"-[this is] the Lord's declaration-"when I will raise up a righteous Branch of David. He will reign wisely as king and administer justice and righteousness in the land.

More verses: Isaiah 42:6

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Shall never be moved

Proverbs 12:3

Man cannot be made secure by wickedness, but the root of the righteous is immovable.

Psalm 15:2

The one who lives honestly, practices righteousness, and acknowledges the truth in his heart-

Proverbs 10:30

The righteous will never be shaken, but the wicked will not remain on the earth.

Righteousness » Death of seed of » Sacrifices of

Malachi 3:3

He will be like a refiner and purifier of silver; He will purify the sons of Levi and refine them like gold and silver. Then they will present offerings to the Lord in righteousness.

Psalm 51:19

Then You will delight in righteous sacrifices, whole burnt offerings; then bulls will be offered on Your altar.

Deuteronomy 33:19

They summon the peoples to a mountain; there they offer acceptable sacrifices. For they draw from the wealth of the seas and the hidden treasures of the sand.

Righteousness » Christ » Shall judge with

Isaiah 11:4

but He will judge the poor righteously and execute justice for the oppressed of the land. He will strike the land with discipline from His mouth, and He will kill the wicked with a command from His lips.

Psalm 72:2

He will judge Your people with righteousness and Your afflicted ones with justice.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are objects of God's watchful care

Job 36:7

He does not remove His gaze from the righteous, but He seats them forever with enthroned kings, and they are exalted.

Proverbs 10:3

The Lord will not let the righteous go hungry, but He denies the wicked what they crave.

Righteousness » Is obedience to God's law

Luke 1:6

Both were righteous in God's sight, living without blame according to all the commandments and requirements of the Lord.

Romans 10:5

For Moses writes about the righteousness that is from the law: The one who does these things will live by them.

Righteousness » Saints » Have in Christ

Isaiah 54:17

No weapon formed against you will succeed, and you will refute any accusation raised against you in court. This is the heritage of the Lord's servants, and their righteousness is from Me." [This is]*The bracketed text has been added for clarity. the Lord's declaration.

Isaiah 45:24

It will be said to Me: Only in the Lord is righteousness and strength." All who are incensed against Him will come to Him and be put to shame.

Righteousness » Promised to the church

Isaiah 32:16

Then justice will inhabit the wilderness, and righteousness will dwell in the orchard.

Isaiah 45:8

"Heavens, sprinkle from above, and let the skies shower righteousness. Let the earth open up that salvation sprout and righteousness spring up with it. I, the Lord, have created it.

Isaiah 61:11-1

For as the earth brings forth its growth, and as a garden enables what is sown to spring up, so the Lord God will cause righteousness and praise to spring up before all the nations. I will not keep silent because of Zion, and I will not keep still because of Jerusalem until her righteousness shines like a bright light, and her salvation like a flaming torch.

Righteousness » Of saints endures forever

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Have their prayers heard

Righteousness » No salvation by works of

Ephesians 2:8-9

For by grace you are saved through faith, and this is not from yourselves; it is God's gift- not from works, so that no one can boast.

Righteousness » The wicked » Slay those who follow

Matthew 23:35

So all the righteous blood shed on the earth will be charged to you, from the blood of righteous Abel to the blood of Zechariah, son of Berechiah, whom you murdered between the sanctuary and the altar.

Psalm 37:32

The wicked lies in wait for the righteous and seeks to kill him;

Righteousness » Fruitfulness conditions of fruit-bearing » Abiding in Christ

Righteousness » Ministers should » Pray for the fruit of, in their people

Righteousness » Christ » Shall reign in

Isaiah 32:1

Indeed, a king will reign righteously, and rulers will rule justly.

Righteousness » By faith

Romans 4:13

For the promise to Abraham or to his descendants that he would inherit the world was not through the law, but through the righteousness that comes by faith.

Romans 4:9

Is this blessing only for the circumcised, then? Or is it also for the uncircumcised? For we say, Faith was credited to Abraham for righteousness.

Romans 4:11

And he received the sign of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while still uncircumcised. This was to make him the father of all who believe but are not circumcised, so that righteousness may be credited to them also.

Righteousness » None, by nature have

Righteousness » The wicked » Do not obey

Righteousness » How many became righteous

Romans 5:17-19

Since by the one man's trespass, death reigned through that one man, how much more will those who receive the overflow of grace and the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one man, Jesus Christ. So then, as through one trespass there is condemnation for everyone, so also through one righteous act there is life-giving justification for everyone. For just as through one man's disobedience the many were made sinners, so also through the one man's obedience the many will be made righteous.

Hebrews 10:10-14

By this will, we have been sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once and for all. Now every priest stands day after day ministering and offering time after time the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins. But this man, after offering one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down at the right hand of God. read more.
He is now waiting until His enemies are made His footstool. For by one offering He has perfected forever those who are sanctified.

Righteousness » Fruits of » Without defect

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are abundantly provided for

Matthew 6:25-33

"This is why I tell you: Don't worry about your life, what you will eat or what you will drink; or about your body, what you will wear. Isn't life more than food and the body more than clothing? Look at the birds of the sky: they don't sow or reap or gather into barns, yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Aren't you worth more than they? Can any of you add a single cubit to his height by worrying? read more.
And why do you worry about clothes? Learn how the wildflowers of the field grow: they don't labor or spin thread. Yet I tell you that not even Solomon in all his splendor was adorned like one of these! If that's how God clothes the grass of the field, which is here today and thrown into the furnace tomorrow, won't He do much more for you-you of little faith? So don't worry, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear?' For the idolaters eagerly seek all these things, and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things will be provided for you.

Proverbs 13:25

A righteous man eats until he is satisfied, but the stomach of the wicked is empty.

Righteousness » Ministers should » Follow after

Righteousness » Cannot come by the law

Galatians 3:21

Is the law therefore contrary to God's promises? Absolutely not! For if a law had been given that was able to give life, then righteousness would certainly be by the law.

Righteousness » Tends to life

Proverbs 11:19

Genuine righteousness [leads] to life, but pursuing evil [leads] to death.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Think and desire good

Proverbs 11:23

The desire of the righteous [turns out] well, but the hope of the wicked [leads to] wrath.

Righteousness » The wicked » Speak contemptuously against those who follow

Matthew 27:39-44

Those who passed by were yelling insults at Him, shaking their heads and saying, "The One who would demolish the sanctuary and rebuild it in three days, save Yourself! If You are the Son of God, come down from the cross!" In the same way the chief priests, with the scribes and elders, mocked Him and said, read more.
"He saved others, but He cannot save Himself! He is the King of Israel! Let Him come down now from the cross, and we will believe in Him. He has put His trust in God; let God rescue Him now-if He wants Him! For He said, 'I am God's Son.' " In the same way even the criminals who were crucified with Him kept taunting Him.

Righteousness » The throne of kings established by

Proverbs 25:5

Remove the wicked from the king's presence, and his throne will be established in righteousness.

Righteousness » Keep saints in the right way

Proverbs 11:5

The righteousness of the blameless clears his path, but the wicked person will fall because of his wickedness.

Proverbs 13:6

Righteousness guards people of integrity, but wickedness undermines the sinner.

Righteousness » The wicked » Are far from

Isaiah 46:12

Listen to me, you hardhearted, far removed from justice:

Psalm 119:150

Those who pursue evil plans come near; they are far from Your instruction.

Righteousness » No justification by works of

Romans 9:31-32

But Israel, pursuing the law for righteousness, has not achieved the law. Why is that? Because they did not pursue it by faith, but as if it were by works. They stumbled over the stumbling stone.

Righteousness » Brings its own reward

Isaiah 3:10

Tell the righteous that it will go well [for them], for they will eat the fruit of their deeds.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are delivered out of all troubles

Proverbs 11:8

The righteous is rescued from trouble; in his place, the wicked goes in.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are the excellent of the earth

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Know the secret of the lord

Proverbs 3:32

for the devious are detestable to the Lord, but He is a friend to the upright.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are loved by God

Proverbs 15:9

The Lord detests the way of the wicked, but He loves the one who pursues righteousness.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are enriched

Righteousness » The wicked » Though favored, will not learn

Isaiah 26:10

[But if] the wicked is shown favor, he does not learn righteousness. In a righteous land he acts unjustly and does not see the majesty of the Lord.

Psalm 106:43

He rescued them many times, but they continued to rebel deliberately and were beaten down by their sin.

Righteousness » Saints » Characterized by

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?"

Psalm 1:5-6

Therefore the wicked will not survive the judgment, and sinners will not be in the community of the righteous. For the Lord watches over the way of the righteous, but the way of the wicked leads to ruin.

Righteousness » Christ » Shall execute

Psalm 99:4

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

Righteousness » Promised to saints

Isaiah 60:21

Then all your people will be righteous; they will possess the land forever; they are the branch I planted, the work of My hands, so that I may be glorified.

Righteousness » Saints » Are servants of

Romans 6:16

Do you not know that if you offer yourselves to someone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of that one you obey-either of sin leading to death or of obedience leading to righteousness?

Righteousness » Saints » Should live in

Righteousness » Saints » Have, imputed

Romans 4:11

And he received the sign of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while still uncircumcised. This was to make him the father of all who believe but are not circumcised, so that righteousness may be credited to them also.

Romans 4:22

Therefore, it was credited to him for righteousness.

Righteousness » Christ » Loves

Righteousness » Saints » Do

Righteousness » Saints » Offer the sacrifice of

Psalm 51:19

Then You will delight in righteous sacrifices, whole burnt offerings; then bulls will be offered on Your altar.

Righteousness » Garment of

Job 29:14

I clothed myself in righteousness, and it enveloped me; my just decisions were like a robe and a turban.

Matthew 22:11-14

But when the king came in to view the guests, he saw a man there who was not dressed for a wedding. So he said to him, 'Friend, how did you get in here without wedding clothes?' The man was speechless. "Then the king told the attendants, 'Tie him up hand and foot, and throw him into the outer darkness, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.' read more.
"For many are invited, but few are chosen."

Righteousness » Unregenerate man seeks justification by works of

Romans 10:3

Because they disregarded the righteousness from God and attempted to establish their own righteousness, they have not submitted to God's righteousness.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are heard by God

Righteousness » The wicked » Leave off

Psalm 36:3

The words of his mouth are malicious and deceptive; he has stopped acting wisely and doing good.

Amos 5:7

Those who turn justice into wormwood throw righteousness to the ground.

Righteousness » The wicked » Should awake to

Righteousness » Awaking to righteousness

Righteousness » Christ » Is made unto his people

Righteousness » Counted (regarded) for the sake of obedience

Job 33:26

He will pray to God, and God will delight in him. That man will behold His face with a shout of joy, and God will restore his righteousness to him.

Righteousness » Symbolized

Ezekiel 47:12

All [kinds of] trees providing food will grow along both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, and their fruit will not fail. Each month they will bear fresh fruit because the water [comes] from the sanctuary. Their fruit will be used for food and their leaves for medicine."

Revelation 22:2

down the middle of the broad street [of the city]. On both sides of the river was the tree of life bearing 12 kinds of fruit, producing its fruit every month. The leaves of the tree are for healing the nations,

Righteousness » Has no fellowship with unrighteousness

Righteousness » Ministers should » Be armed with

Righteousness » Fruits of » Varieties

Galatians 5:22-23

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith, gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law.

Righteousness » Saints » Put no trust in their own

Philippians 3:6-8

as to zeal, persecuting the church; as to the righteousness that is in the law, blameless. But everything that was a gain to me, I have considered to be a loss because of Christ. More than that, I also consider everything to be a loss in view of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord. Because of Him I have suffered the loss of all things and consider them filth, so that I may gain Christ

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Dwell in security

Isaiah 33:15-16

The one who lives righteously and speaks rightly, who refuses gain from extortion, whose hand never takes a bribe, who stops his ears from listening to murderous plots and shuts his eyes to avoid endorsing evil- he will dwell on the heights; his refuge will be the rocky fortresses, his food provided, his water assured.

Righteousness » The blessing of God is not to be attributed to our works of

Deuteronomy 9:5

You are not going to take possession of their land because of your righteousness or your integrity. Instead, the Lord your God will drive out these nations before you because of their wickedness, in order to keep the promise He swore to your fathers, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.

Righteousness » Judgment should be executed in

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Find it with life and honor

Proverbs 21:21

The one who pursues righteousness and faithful love will find life, righteousness, and honor.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Have their desires granted

Proverbs 10:24

What the wicked dreads will come to him, but what the righteous desires will be given to him.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Shall flourish as a branch

Righteousness » Exemplified » David

2 Samuel 22:21

The Lord rewarded me according to my righteousness; He repaid me according to the cleanness of my hands.

Righteousness » Fruits of » Produced » In life

Psalm 92:13-14

Planted in the house of the Lord, they thrive in the courtyards of our God. They will still bear fruit in old age, healthy and green,

Righteousness » Saints » Should have on the breast-plate of

Righteousness » Saints » Are renewed in

Righteousness » Is a crown of glory to the aged

Righteousness » The scriptures instruct in

Righteousness » Nations exalted by

Righteousness » Fruits of » Perennial

Ezekiel 47:12

All [kinds of] trees providing food will grow along both banks of the river. Their leaves will not wither, and their fruit will not fail. Each month they will bear fresh fruit because the water [comes] from the sanctuary. Their fruit will be used for food and their leaves for medicine."

Righteousness » Fruitfulness conditions of fruit-bearing » Spiritual receptivity

Matthew 13:23

But the one sown on the good ground-this is one who hears and understands the word, who does bear fruit and yields: some 100, some 60, some 30 times [what was sown]."

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are bold as a lion

Righteousness » Exemplified » jacob

Genesis 30:33

In the future when you come to check on my wages, my honesty will testify for me. [If I have] any female goats that are not speckled or spotted, or any lambs that are not black, they will be considered stolen."

Righteousness » The wicked » Vainly wish to die as those who follow

Numbers 23:10

Who has counted the dust of Jacob or numbered the dust clouds of Israel? Let me die the death of the upright; let the end of my [life] be like theirs.

Righteousness » Saints » Shall receive a crown of

Righteousness » Saints » Wait for the hope of

Righteousness » Saints » Work, by faith

Hebrews 11:33

who by faith conquered kingdoms, administered justice, obtained promises, shut the mouths of lions,

Righteousness » Saints » Should seek

Zephaniah 2:3

Seek the Lord, all you humble of the earth, who carry out what He commands. Seek righteousness, seek humility; perhaps you will be concealed on the day of the Lord's anger.

Righteousness » fruit of the Spirit

Righteousness » Chastisements yield the fruit of

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Being persecuted for

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Suffering for

Righteousness » Exemplified » Abel

Hebrews 11:4

By faith Abel offered to God a better sacrifice than Cain [did]. By this he was approved as a righteous man, because God approved his gifts, and even though he is dead, he still speaks through this.

Righteousness » Fruits of » Grown » Good ground,

Matthew 13:8

Still others fell on good ground, and produced a crop: some 100, some 60, and some 30 times [what was sown].

Righteousness » Saints » Are covered with the robe of

Righteousness » Christ » Put on, as breast-plate

Isaiah 59:17

He put on righteousness like a breastplate, and a helmet of salvation on His head; He put on garments of vengeance for clothing, and He wrapped Himself in zeal as in a cloak.

Righteousness » Christ » Was sustained by

Isaiah 59:16

He saw that there was no man- He was amazed that there was no one interceding; so His own arm brought salvation, and His own righteousness supported Him.

Righteousness » Christ » Fulfilled all

Matthew 3:15

Jesus answered him, "Allow it for now, because this is the way for us to fulfill all righteousness." Then he allowed Him [to be baptized].

Righteousness » The effect of, shall be quietness and assurance for ever

Righteousness » The work of, shall be peace

Righteousness » The kingdom of God is

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are never forsaken by God

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Shall be ever remembered

Righteousness » Ministers should » Be preachers of

Righteousness » Ministers should » Be clothed with

Psalm 132:9

May Your priests be clothed with righteousness, and may Your godly people shout for joy.

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Hungering and thirsting after

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Turning others to

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Doing

Righteousness » The wicked » Should break off their sins by

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, may my advice seem good to you my king. Separate yourself from your sins by doing what is right, and from your injustices by showing mercy to the needy. Perhaps there will be an extension of your prosperity."

Righteousness » The wicked » Should sow to themselves in

Hosea 10:12

Sow righteousness for yourselves and reap faithful love; break up your untilled ground. It is time to seek the Lord until He comes and sends righteousness on you like the rain.

Righteousness » The wicked » Make mention of God, not it

Isaiah 48:1

"Listen to this, house of Jacob- those who are called by the name Israel and have descended from Judah, who swear by the name of the Lord and declare the God of Israel, [but] not in truth or righteousness.

Righteousness » The wicked » Hate those who follow

Righteousness » The wicked » Follow not after

Romans 9:30

What should we say then? Gentiles, who did not pursue righteousness, have obtained righteousness-namely the righteousness that comes from faith.

Righteousness » The wicked » Are free from

Romans 6:20

For when you were slaves of sin, you were free from allegiance to righteousness.

Righteousness » The wicked » Do not

Righteousness » Saints » Should yield their members servants to

Romans 6:19

I am using a human analogy because of the weakness of your flesh. For just as you offered the parts of yourselves as slaves to moral impurity, and to greater and greater lawlessness, so now offer them as slaves to righteousness, which results in sanctification.

Righteousness » Saints » Count their own, as filthy rags

Righteousness » Christ » Has brought in everlasting

Daniel 9:24

Seventy weeks are decreed about your people and your holy city- to bring the rebellion to an end, to put a stop to sin, to wipe away injustice, to bring in everlasting righteousness, to seal up vision and prophecy, and to anoint the most holy place.

Righteousness » Christ » Is the end of the law for

Righteousness » Saints » Hunger and thirst after

Righteousness » Saints » Shall see God's face in

Righteousness » Saints » Pray for the spirit of

Righteousness » Christ » Was girt with

Righteousness » Christ » Is the son of

Righteousness » Saints » Know

Isaiah 51:7

Listen to Me, you who know righteousness, the people in whose heart is My instruction: do not fear disgrace by men, and do not be shattered by their taunts.

Righteousness » Saints » Should yield their members as instruments of

Righteousness » Saints » Walk before God in

1 Kings 3:6

And Solomon replied, "You have shown great and faithful love to Your servant, my father David, because he walked before You in faithfulness, righteousness, and integrity. You have continued this great and faithful love for him by giving him a son to sit on his throne, as it is today.

Righteousness » Saints » Follow after

Isaiah 51:1

Listen to Me, you who pursue righteousness, you who seek the Lord: Look to the rock from which you were cut, and to the quarry from which you were dug.

Righteousness » Judgments designed to lead to

Isaiah 26:9

I long for You in the night; yes, my spirit within me diligently seeks You, for when Your judgments are [in] the land, the inhabitants of the world will learn righteousness.

Righteousness » Shall be glad in the lord

Psalm 64:10

The righteous rejoice in the Lord and take refuge in Him; all the upright in heart offer praise.

Righteousness » An evidence of the new birth

Righteousness » Fruitfulness conditions of fruit-bearing » Death of the old life

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are accepted with God

Acts 10:35

but in every nation the person who fears Him and does righteousness is acceptable to Him.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are tried by God

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are blessed by God

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are righteous

Righteousness » Ministers should » Reason of

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Having imputed, without works

Romans 4:6

Likewise, David also speaks of the blessing of the man to whom God credits righteousness apart from works:

Righteousness » The wicked » Love lying rather than

Psalm 52:3

You love evil instead of good, lying instead of speaking truthfully. Selah

Righteousness » The wicked » Are enemies of

Acts 13:10

and said, "You son of the Devil, full of all deceit and all fraud, enemy of all righteousness! Won't you ever stop perverting the straight paths of the Lord?

Righteousness » Fruits of » Product of » Heavenly wisdom

Righteousness » Saints » Are led in the paths of

Righteousness » Saints » Receive, from God

Psalm 24:5

He will receive blessing from the Lord, and righteousness from the God of his salvation.

Righteousness » Christ » Preached

Psalm 40:9

I proclaim righteousness in the great assembly; see, I do not keep my mouth closed -as You know, Lord.

Righteousness » Righteousness belonging to the lord

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.

Righteousness » God looks for

Isaiah 5:7

For the vineyard of the Lord of Hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah, the plant He delighted in. He looked for justice but saw injustice, for righteousness, but heard cries of wretchedness.

Righteousness » God loves

Psalm 11:7

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

Righteousness » Fruitfulness conditions of fruit-bearing » Contact with living water

Righteousness » Fruitfulness conditions of fruit-bearing » Chastening, or pruning

Righteousness » Saints » Should serve God in

Luke 1:75

in holiness and righteousness in His presence all our days.

Righteousness » Saints » Put on

Job 29:14

I clothed myself in righteousness, and it enveloped me; my just decisions were like a robe and a turban.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Shall hold on their way

Job 17:9

Yet the righteous person will hold to his way, and the one whose hands are clean will grow stronger.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are exalted by God

Job 36:7

He does not remove His gaze from the righteous, but He seats them forever with enthroned kings, and they are exalted.

Righteousness » Not letting your righteousness go

Sacrifices » Illustrative of » Righteousness

Psalm 51:19

Then You will delight in righteous sacrifices, whole burnt offerings; then bulls will be offered on Your altar.

Topics on Righteousness

Christ Our Righteousness

46;1;30

But from Him you are in Christ Jesus, who for us became wisdom from God, as well as righteousness, sanctification, and redemption,

Civic Righteousness

20;11;11

A city is built up by the blessing of the upright, but it is torn down by the mouth of the wicked.

Clothed With Righteousness

18;29;14

I clothed myself in righteousness, and it enveloped me; my just decisions were like a robe and a turban.

Distinctives Of Righteousness

20;11;10

When the righteous thrive, a city rejoices, and when the wicked die, there is joyful shouting.

Fruits Of Righteousness

19;1;3

He is like a tree planted beside streams of water that bears its fruit in season and whose leaf does not wither. Whatever he does prospers.

God, Righteousness Of

19;119;137

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

Imputed Righteousness

23;46;13

I am bringing My justice near; it is not far away, and My salvation will not delay. I will put salvation in Zion, My splendor in Israel.

Paths Of Righteousness

20;4;11

I am teaching you the way of wisdom; I am guiding you on straight paths.

People In Righteousness

18;27;6

I will cling to my righteousness and never let it go. My conscience will not accuse [me] as long as I live!

Righteousness imputed

47;5;21

He made the One who did not know sin to be sin for us, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.

Righteousness Of Christ

23;53;11

He will see [it] out of His anguish, and He will be satisfied with His knowledge. My righteous servant will justify many, and He will carry their iniquities.

Righteousness, As Faith

23;64;6

All of us have become like something unclean, and all our righteous acts are like a polluted garment; all of us wither like a leaf, and our iniquities carry us away like the wind.

Righteousness, Of Believers

5;6;25

Righteousness will be ours if we are careful to follow every one of these commands before the Lord our God, as He has commanded us.'

Self Righteousness, And The Gospel

18;9;2

Yes, I know what you've said is true, but how can a person be justified before God?

Self Righteousness, Nature Of

45;10;3

Because they disregarded the righteousness from God and attempted to establish their own righteousness, they have not submitted to God's righteousness.

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