Righteousness

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Romans 6:18

Being then made free from sin, you became the servants of righteousness.

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Clothed With Righteousness

Job 29:14

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my justice was as a robe and a turban.

Distinctives Of Righteousness

Proverbs 11:10

When it goes well with the righteous, the city rejoices: and when the wicked perish, there is shouting.

God, Righteousness Of

Psalm 119:137

[Tsadde] Righteous are you, O LORD, and upright are your judgments.

Self Righteousness, Nature Of

Romans 10:3

For they being ignorant of God's righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.

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Philippians 3:9

And be found in him, not having my own righteousness, which is of the law, but that which is through the faith of Christ, the righteousness which is of God by faith:

Luke 5:32

I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.

1 Corinthians 15:34

Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame.

Ecclesiastes 7:16

Be not overly righteous; neither make yourself overly wise: why should you destroy yourself?

2 Peter 2:21

For it had been better for them not to have known the way of righteousness, than, after they have known it, to turn from the holy commandment delivered unto them.

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the Gifts of God » Spiritual » Righteousness

Romans 5:16-17

So is the gift not like it was by one that sinned: for the judgment was by one to condemnation, but the free gift is of many offenses unto justification. For if by one man's offense death reigned by one; much more they who receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness shall reign in life by one, 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

Proverbs 20:7

The just man walks in his integrity: his children are blessed after him.

Righteousness » Examples of

Luke 1:6

And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless.

Zephaniah 3:13

The remnant of Israel shall not do iniquity, nor speak lies; neither shall a deceitful tongue be found in their mouth: for they shall feed their flocks and lie down, and none shall make them afraid.

Luke 2:37

And she was a widow of about fourscore and four years, who departed not from the temple, but served God with fastings and prayers night and day.

2 Chronicles 29:2

And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD, according to all that David his father had done.

Righteousness » Encouraged

Hosea 10:12

Sow to yourselves in righteousness, reap in mercy; break up your fallow ground: for it is time to seek the LORD, till he comes and rains righteousness upon you.

Acts 24:25

And as he reasoned about righteousness, self-control, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go your way for this time; when I have a convenient time, I will call for you.

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable unto you, and break off your sins by practicing righteousness, and your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor; if it may be a lengthening of your tranquility.

Righteousness » Death of seed of » Secured by faith

Galatians 3:24

Therefore the law was our schoolmaster to bring us unto Christ, that we might be justified by faith.

Romans 5:18

Therefore as by the offense of one judgment came upon all men to condemnation; even so by the righteousness of one the free gift came upon all men unto justification of life.

Righteousness » Of God

Psalm 145:17

The LORD is righteous in all his ways, and holy in all his works.

Ezra 9:15

O LORD God of Israel, you are righteous: for we remain yet escaped, as it is this day: behold, we are before you in our trespasses: for we cannot stand before you because of this.

Psalm 48:10

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

Psalm 65:5

By awesome deeds in righteousness will you answer us, O God of our salvation; who is the confidence of all the ends of the earth, and of them that are afar off upon the sea:

Righteousness » Death of seed of » Reward of

Job 29:14

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my justice was as a robe and a turban.

Psalm 132:16

I will also clothe her priests with salvation: and her saints shall shout aloud for joy.

Isaiah 52:1

Awake, awake; put on your strength, O Zion; put on your beautiful garments, O Jerusalem, the holy city: for no longer, there shall no more come into you the uncircumcised and the unclean.

Zechariah 3:4

And he answered and spoke unto those that stood before him, saying, Take away the filthy garments from him. And unto him he said, Behold, I have caused your iniquity to pass from you, and I will clothe you with rich apparel.

More verses: Matthew 22:11 Luke 15:22

Righteousness » Of Christ

Isaiah 59:16

And he saw that there was no man, and wondered that there was no intercessor: therefore his arm brought salvation unto him; and his righteousness, it sustained him.

Jeremiah 23:5

Behold, the days come, says the LORD, that I will raise unto David a righteous Branch, and a King shall reign and prosper, and shall execute justice and righteousness in the earth.

More verses: Isaiah 42:6

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

Proverbs 12:3

A man shall not be established by wickedness: but the root of the righteous shall not be moved.

Psalm 15:2

He that walks uprightly, and works righteousness, and speaks the truth in his heart.

Proverbs 10:30

The righteous shall never be removed: but the wicked shall not inhabit the land.

Righteousness » Death of seed of » Sacrifices of

Malachi 3:3

And he shall sit as a refiner and purifier of silver: and he shall purify the sons of Levi, and purge them as gold and silver, that they may offer unto the LORD an offering in righteousness.

Psalm 51:19

Then shall you be pleased with the sacrifices of righteousness, with burnt offering and whole burnt offering: then shall they offer bullocks upon your altar.

Deuteronomy 33:19

They shall call the people unto the mountain; there they shall offer sacrifices of righteousness: for they shall partake of the abundance of the seas, and of treasures hid in the sand.

Righteousness » Christ » Shall judge with

Isaiah 11:4

But with righteousness shall he judge the poor, and decide with equity for the meek of the earth: and he shall strike the earth with the rod of his mouth, and with the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked.

Psalm 72:2

He shall judge your people with righteousness, and your poor with justice.

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

Job 36:7

He withdraws not his eyes from the righteous: but with kings they are on the throne; yea, he does establish them forever, and they are exalted.

Proverbs 10:3

The LORD will not allow the soul of the righteous to famish: but he casts away the desire of the wicked.

Righteousness » Is obedience to God's law

Luke 1:6

And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless.

Romans 10:5

For Moses describes the righteousness which is of the law, That the man who does those things shall live by them.

Deuteronomy 6:25

And it shall be righteousness for us, if we observe to do all these commandments before the LORD our God, as he has commanded us.

Righteousness » Saints » Have in Christ

Isaiah 54:17

No weapon that is formed against you shall prosper; and every tongue that shall rise against you in judgment you shall condemn. This is the heritage of the servants of the LORD, and their righteousness is of me, says the LORD.

Isaiah 45:24

Surely, shall one say, in the LORD have I righteousness and strength: even to him shall men come; and all that are incensed against him shall be ashamed.

Righteousness » Promised to the church

Isaiah 32:16

Then justice shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness remain in the fruitful field.

Isaiah 45:8

Drop down, you heavens, from above, and let the skies pour down righteousness: let the earth open, and let them bring forth salvation, and let righteousness spring up together; I the LORD have created it.

Isaiah 61:11-1

For as the earth brings forth its bud, and as the garden causes the things that are sown in it to spring forth; so the Lord GOD will cause righteousness and praise to spring forth before all the nations. For Zion's sake will I not hold my peace, and for Jerusalem's sake I will not rest, until its righteousness goes forth as brightness, and its salvation as a lamp that burns.

Righteousness » Of saints endures forever

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

Psalm 34:17

The righteous cry, and the LORD hears, and delivers them out of all their troubles.

Proverbs 15:29

The LORD is far from the wicked: but he hears the prayer of the righteous.

Righteousness » No salvation by works of

Ephesians 2:8-9

For by grace are you saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God: Not of works, lest any man should boast.

Righteousness » The wicked » Slay those who follow

Matthew 23:35

That upon you may come all the righteous blood shed upon the earth, from the blood of righteous Abel unto the blood of Zachariah son of Barachiah, whom you slew between the temple and the altar.

1 John 3:12

Not as Cain, who was of that wicked one, and slew his brother. And why slew he him? Because his own works were evil, and his brother's righteous.

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

Hebrews 12:11

Now no chastening for the present seems to be joyous, but grievous: nevertheless afterward it yields the peaceable fruit of righteousness unto them who are trained by it.

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

2 Corinthians 9:10

Now he that ministers seed to the sower both minister bread for your food, and multiply your seed sown, and increase the fruits of your righteousness;)

Philippians 1:11

Being filled with the fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and praise of God.

Righteousness » Christ » Shall reign in

Isaiah 32:1

Behold, a king shall reign in righteousness, and princes shall rule in justice.

Righteousness » By faith

Romans 4:13

For the promise, that he should be the heir of the world, was not to Abraham, or to his descendants, through the law, but through the righteousness of faith.

Romans 4:9

Comes this blessedness then upon the circumcision only, or upon the uncircumcision also? for we say that faith was reckoned to Abraham for righteousness.

Romans 4:11

And he received the sign of circumcision, a seal of the righteousness of the faith which he had yet being uncircumcised: that he might be the father of all them that believe, though they be not circumcised; that righteousness might be imputed unto them also:

Righteousness » None, by nature have

Job 15:14

What is man, that he should be clean? and he who is born of a woman, that he should be righteous?

Righteousness » The wicked » Do not obey

Romans 2:8

But unto them that are contentious, and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, indignation and wrath,

Righteousness » How many became righteous

Romans 5:17-19

For if by one man's offense death reigned by one; much more they who receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness shall reign in life by one, Jesus Christ.) Therefore as by the offense of one judgment came upon all men to condemnation; even so by the righteousness of one the free gift came upon all men unto justification of life. For as by one man's disobedience many were made sinners, so by the obedience of one shall many be made righteous.

Hebrews 10:10-14

By the which will we are sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once for all. And every priest stands daily ministering and offering frequently the same sacrifices, which can never take away sins: But this man, after he had offered one sacrifice for sins forever, sat down on the right hand of God; read more.
From then on waiting till his enemies be made his footstool. For by one offering he has perfected forever them that are sanctified.

Righteousness » Fruits of » Without defect

Philippians 1:11

Being filled with the fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and praise of God.

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

Matthew 6:25-33

Therefore I say unto you, Take no thought for your life, what you shall eat, or what you shall drink; nor yet for your body, what you shall put on. Is not life more than food, and the body than clothing? Behold the fowls of the air: for they sow not, neither do they reap, nor gather into barns; yet your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not much better than they? Which of you by taking thought can add one cubit unto his stature? read more.
And why take you thought for clothing? Consider the lilies of the field, how they grow; they toil not, neither do they spin: And yet I say unto you, That even Solomon in all his glory was not arrayed like one of these. Therefore, if God so clothe the grass of the field, which today is, and tomorrow is cast into the oven, shall he not much more clothe you, O you of little faith? Therefore take no thought, saying, What shall we eat? or, What shall we drink? or, How shall we be clothed? (For after all these things do the Gentiles seek:) for your heavenly Father knows that you have need of all these things. But seek you first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

Proverbs 13:25

The righteous eats to the satisfying of his soul: but the belly of the wicked shall go hungry.

Righteousness » Ministers should » Follow after

Righteousness » Cannot come by the law

Galatians 3:21

Is the law then against the promises of God? God forbid: for if there had been a law given which could have given life, verily righteousness should have been by the law.

Righteousness » Tends to life

Proverbs 11:19

As righteousness leads to life: so he that pursues evil pursues it to his own death.

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

Proverbs 11:23

The desire of the righteous is only good: but the expectation of the wicked is wrath.

Righteousness » The wicked » Speak contemptuously against those who follow

Psalm 31:18

Let the lying lips be put to silence; who speak grievous things proudly and contemptuously against the righteous.

Matthew 27:39-44

And they that passed by reviled him, wagging their heads, And saying, You that destroy the temple, and build it in three days, save yourself. If you be the Son of God, come down from the cross. Likewise also the chief priests mocking him, with the scribes and elders, saying, read more.
He saved others; himself he cannot save. If he be the King of Israel, let him now come down from the cross, and we will believe him. He trusted in God; let him deliver him now, if he will have him: for he said, I am the Son of God. The thieves also, who were crucified with him, reviled him the same way.

Righteousness » The throne of kings established by

Proverbs 25:5

Take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.

Righteousness » Keep saints in the right way

Proverbs 11:5

The righteousness of the perfect shall direct his way: but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.

Proverbs 13:6

Righteousness keeps him that is upright in the way: but wickedness overthrows the sinner.

Righteousness » The wicked » Are far from

Isaiah 46:12

Hearken unto me, you stubborn of heart, that are far from righteousness:

Psalm 119:150

They draw near that follow after evil: they are far from your law.

Righteousness » No justification by works of

Romans 9:31-32

But Israel, who followed after the law of righteousness, has not attained to the law of righteousness. Why? Because they sought it not by faith, but as it were by the works of the law. For they stumbled at that stumbling stone;

Righteousness » Brings its own reward

Proverbs 11:18

The wicked works a deceitful work: but to him that sows righteousness shall be a sure reward.

Isaiah 3:10

Say you to the righteous, that it shall be well with him: for they shall 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 delivered out of trouble, and the wicked comes in his stead.

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

Psalm 16:3

But to the saints that are in the earth, and to the noble, in whom is all my delight.

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

Psalm 25:14

The secret of the LORD is with them that fear him; and he will show them his covenant.

Proverbs 3:32

For the perverse is abomination to the LORD: but his secret is with the righteous.

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

Proverbs 15:9

The way of the wicked is an abomination unto the LORD: but he loves him that follows after righteousness.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are enriched

Proverbs 15:6

In the house of the righteous is much treasure: but in the income of the wicked is trouble.

Righteousness » The wicked » Though favored, will not learn

Isaiah 26:10

Let favor be showed to the wicked, yet will he not learn righteousness: in the land of uprightness will he deal unjustly, and will not behold the majesty of the LORD.

Psalm 106:43

Many times did he deliver them; but they provoked him with their counsel, and were brought low for their iniquity.

Righteousness » Saints » Characterized by

Genesis 18:25

That be far from you to do after this manner, to slay the righteous with the wicked: and that the righteous should be as the wicked, that be far from you: Shall not the Judge of all the earth do right?

Psalm 1:5-6

Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous. For the LORD knows the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall perish.

Righteousness » Christ » Shall execute

Psalm 99:4

The king's strength also loves justice; you do establish equity, you execute justice and righteousness in Jacob.

Righteousness » Promised to saints

Isaiah 60:21

Your people also shall be all righteous: they shall inherit the land forever, the branch of my planting, the work of my hands, that I may be glorified.

Righteousness » Saints » Are servants of

Romans 6:16

Know you not, that to whom you yield yourselves servants to obey, his servants you are to whom you obey; whether of sin unto death, or of obedience unto righteousness?

Romans 6:18

Being then made free from sin, you became the servants of righteousness.

Righteousness » Saints » Should live in

Righteousness » Saints » Have, imputed

Romans 4:11

And he received the sign of circumcision, a seal of the righteousness of the faith which he had yet being uncircumcised: that he might be the father of all them that believe, though they be not circumcised; that righteousness might be imputed unto them also:

Romans 4:22

And therefore it was imputed to him for righteousness.

Righteousness » Christ » Loves

Righteousness » Saints » Do

Righteousness » Saints » Offer the sacrifice of

Psalm 51:19

Then shall you be pleased with the sacrifices of righteousness, with burnt offering and whole burnt offering: then shall they offer bullocks upon your altar.

Righteousness » Garment of

Job 29:14

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my justice was as a robe and a turban.

Matthew 22:11-14

And when the king came in to see the guests, he saw there a man who had not on a wedding garment: And he said unto him, Friend, how came you in here not having a wedding garment? And he was speechless. Then said the king to the servants, Bind him hand and foot, and take him away, and cast him into outer darkness; there shall be weeping and gnashing of teeth. read more.
For many are called, but few are chosen.

Righteousness » Unregenerate man seeks justification by works of

Luke 18:9

And he spoke this parable unto certain who trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others:

Romans 10:3

For they being ignorant of God's righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.

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

Luke 18:7

And shall not God avenge his own elect, who cry day and night unto him, though he bears long with them?

Righteousness » The wicked » Leave off

Psalm 36:3

The words of his mouth are iniquity and deceit: he has ceased to be wise, and to do good.

Amos 5:7

You who turn justice to wormwood, and leave off righteousness in the earth,

Righteousness » The wicked » Should awake to

1 Corinthians 15:34

Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame.

Righteousness » Awaking to righteousness

1 Corinthians 15:34

Awake to righteousness, and sin not; for some have not the knowledge of God: I speak this to your shame.

Righteousness » Christ » Is made unto his people

Righteousness » Counted (regarded) for the sake of obedience

Deuteronomy 6:25

And it shall be righteousness for us, if we observe to do all these commandments before the LORD our God, as he has commanded us.

Job 33:26

He shall pray unto God, and he will be favorable unto him: and he shall see his face with joy: for he will render unto man his righteousness.

Righteousness » Symbolized

Ezekiel 47:12

And by the river upon its bank, on this side and on that side, shall grow all trees for food, whose leaf shall not fade, neither shall its fruit be consumed: it shall bring forth new fruit according to its months, because the waters flowed out of the sanctuary: and its fruit shall be for food, and its leaf for medicine.

Revelation 22:2

In the midst of the street of it, and on either side of the river, was there the tree of life, which bore twelve manner of fruit, and yielded its fruit every month: and the leaves of the tree were for the healing of the nations.

Righteousness » Has no fellowship with unrighteousness

Righteousness » Ministers should » Be armed with

2 Corinthians 6:7

By the word of truth, by the power of God, by the armor of righteousness on the right hand and on the left,

Righteousness » Fruits of » Varieties

Galatians 5:22-23

But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith, Meekness, self-control: against such there is no law.

Righteousness » Saints » Put no trust in their own

Philippians 3:6-8

Concerning zeal, persecuting the church; concerning the righteousness which is in the law, blameless. But what things were gain to me, those I counted loss for Christ. Yea doubtless, and I count all things but loss for the excellency of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord: for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and do count them but rubbish, that I may win Christ,

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

Isaiah 33:15-16

He that walks righteously, and speaks uprightly; he that despises the gain of oppressions, that keeps his hands from the holding of bribes, that stops his ears from hearing of bloodshed, and shuts his eyes from seeing evil; He shall dwell on high: his place of defense shall be the fortresses of rocks: bread shall be given him; his waters shall be sure.

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

Deuteronomy 9:5

Not for your righteousness, or for the uprightness of your heart, do you go to possess their land: but for the wickedness of these nations the LORD your God does drive them out from before you, and that he may perform the word which the LORD swore unto your fathers, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.

Righteousness » Judgment should be executed in

Leviticus 19:15

You shall do no unrighteousness in judgment: you shall not be partial to the poor, nor honor the person of the mighty: but in righteousness shall you judge your neighbor.

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

Proverbs 21:21

He that follows after righteousness and mercy finds life, righteousness, and honor.

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

Proverbs 10:24

The fear of the wicked, it shall come upon him: but the desire of the righteous shall be granted.

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: according to the cleanness of my hands has he recompensed me.

Righteousness » Fruits of » Produced » In life

Psalm 92:13-14

Those that are planted in the house of the LORD shall flourish in the courts of our God. They shall still bring forth fruit in old age; they shall be healthy and flourishing;

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

And by the river upon its bank, on this side and on that side, shall grow all trees for food, whose leaf shall not fade, neither shall its fruit be consumed: it shall bring forth new fruit according to its months, because the waters flowed out of the sanctuary: and its fruit shall be for food, and its leaf for medicine.

Righteousness » Fruitfulness conditions of fruit-bearing » Spiritual receptivity

Matthew 13:23

But he that received seed in the good ground is he that hears the word, and understands it; who also bears fruit, and brings forth, some a hundredfold, some sixty, some thirty.

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

Righteousness » Exemplified » jacob

Genesis 30:33

So shall my honesty answer for me in time to come, when it shall come for my wages before your face: every one that is not speckled and spotted among the goats, and brown among the sheep, that shall be counted stolen with me.

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

Numbers 23:10

Who can count the dust of Jacob, and the number of the fourth part of Israel? Let me die the death of the righteous, and let my last end be like his!

Righteousness » Saints » Shall receive a crown of

Righteousness » Saints » Wait for the hope of

Righteousness » Saints » Work, by faith

Hebrews 11:33

Who through faith subdued kingdoms, worked righteousness, obtained promises, stopped the mouths of lions,

Righteousness » Saints » Should seek

Zephaniah 2:3

Seek you the LORD, all you meek of the earth, who have kept his commands; seek righteousness, seek meekness: it may be you shall be hidden in the day of the LORD'S anger.

Righteousness » fruit of the Spirit

Righteousness » Chastisements yield the fruit of

Hebrews 12:11

Now no chastening for the present seems to be joyous, but grievous: nevertheless afterward it yields the peaceable fruit of righteousness unto them who are trained by it.

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Being persecuted for

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Suffering for

Righteousness » Exemplified » Abel

Hebrews 11:4

By faith Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous, God testifying of his gifts: and by it he being dead yet speaks.

Righteousness » Fruits of » Grown » Good ground,

Matthew 13:8

But others fell into good ground, and brought forth fruit, some a hundredfold, some sixtyfold, some thirtyfold.

Righteousness » Saints » Are covered with the robe of

Righteousness » Christ » Put on, as breast-plate

Isaiah 59:17

For he put on righteousness as a breastplate, and a helmet of salvation upon his head; and he put on the garments of vengeance for clothing, and was clad with zeal as a cloak.

Righteousness » Christ » Was sustained by

Isaiah 59:16

And he saw that there was no man, and wondered that there was no intercessor: therefore his arm brought salvation unto him; and his righteousness, it sustained him.

Righteousness » Christ » Fulfilled all

Matthew 3:15

And Jesus answering said unto him, Permit it to be so now: for thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness. Then he permitted him.

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

Psalm 112:6

Surely he shall not be moved forever: the righteous shall be in everlasting remembrance.

Righteousness » Ministers should » Be preachers of

Righteousness » Ministers should » Be clothed with

Psalm 132:9

Let your priests be clothed with righteousness; and let your saints 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, O king, let my counsel be acceptable unto you, and break off your sins by practicing righteousness, and your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor; if it may be a lengthening of your tranquility.

Righteousness » The wicked » Should sow to themselves in

Hosea 10:12

Sow to yourselves in righteousness, reap in mercy; break up your fallow ground: for it is time to seek the LORD, till he comes and rains righteousness upon you.

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

Isaiah 48:1

Hear this, O house of Jacob, who are called by the name of Israel, and have come forth out of the waters of Judah, who swear by the name of the LORD, and make mention of the God of Israel, but not in truth, nor in righteousness.

Righteousness » The wicked » Hate those who follow

Righteousness » The wicked » Follow not after

Romans 9:30

What shall we say then? That the Gentiles, who followed not after righteousness, have attained to righteousness, even the righteousness which is of faith.

Righteousness » The wicked » Are free from

Romans 6:20

For when you were the servants of sin, you were free from righteousness.

Righteousness » The wicked » Do not

Righteousness » Saints » Should yield their members servants to

Romans 6:19

I speak after the manner of men because of the weakness of your flesh: for as you have yielded your members servants to uncleanness and to iniquity unto iniquity; even so now yield your members servants to righteousness unto holiness.

Righteousness » Saints » Count their own, as filthy rags

Righteousness » Christ » Has brought in everlasting

Daniel 9:24

Seventy weeks are determined upon your people and upon your holy city, to finish the transgression, and to make an end of sins, and to make reconciliation for iniquity, and to bring in everlasting righteousness, and to seal up the vision and prophecy, and to anoint the most Holy.

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

Hearken unto me, you that know righteousness, the people in whose heart is my law; fear you not the reproach of men, neither be you afraid of their revilings.

Righteousness » Saints » Should yield their members as instruments of

Romans 6:13

Neither yield your members as instruments of unrighteousness unto sin: but yield yourselves unto God, as those that are alive from the dead, and your members as instruments of righteousness unto God.

Righteousness » Saints » Walk before God in

1 Kings 3:6

And Solomon said, You have shown unto your servant David my father great mercy, according as he walked before you in truth, and in righteousness, and in uprightness of heart with you; and you have kept for him this great kindness, that you have given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.

Righteousness » Saints » Follow after

Isaiah 51:1

Hearken to me, you that follow after righteousness, you that seek the LORD: look unto the rock from where you were hewn, and to the hole of the pit from which you were dug.

Righteousness » Judgments designed to lead to

Isaiah 26:9

With my soul have I desired you in the night; yea, with my spirit within me will I seek you early: for when your judgments are in the earth, the inhabitants of the world will learn righteousness.

Righteousness » Shall be glad in the lord

Psalm 64:10

The righteous shall be glad in the LORD, and shall trust in him; and all the upright in heart shall glory.

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 he that fears him, and works righteousness, is accepted with him.

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

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

Psalm 5:12

For you, LORD, will bless the righteous; with favor will you surround him with a shield.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are righteous

Righteousness » Ministers should » Reason of

Acts 24:25

And as he reasoned about righteousness, self-control, and judgment to come, Felix trembled, and answered, Go your way for this time; when I have a convenient time, I will call for you.

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Having imputed, without works

Romans 4:6

Even as David also describes the blessedness of the man, unto whom God imputes righteousness without works,

Righteousness » The wicked » Love lying rather than

Psalm 52:3

You love evil more than good; and lying rather than to speak righteousness. Selah.

Righteousness » The wicked » Are enemies of

Acts 13:10

And said, O full of all deceit and all mischief, you child of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness, will you not cease to pervert the right ways 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 shall receive the blessing from the LORD, and righteousness from the God of his salvation.

Righteousness » Christ » Preached

Psalm 40:9

I have preached righteousness in the great congregation: lo, I have not restrained my lips, O LORD, you know.

Righteousness » Righteousness belonging to the lord

Daniel 9:7

O Lord, righteousness belongs unto you, but unto us shame 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, through all the countries where you have driven them, because of their trespass that they have trespassed against 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 his pleasant plant: and he looked for justice, but behold oppression; for righteousness, but behold a cry.

Righteousness » God loves

Psalm 11:7

For the righteous LORD loves righteousness; his countenance does behold the upright.

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 before him, all the days of our life.

Righteousness » Saints » Put on

Job 29:14

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me: my justice was as a robe and a turban.

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

Job 17:9

The righteous also shall hold to his way, and he that has clean hands shall be stronger and stronger.

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

Job 36:7

He withdraws not his eyes from the righteous: but with kings they are on the throne; yea, he does establish them forever, and they are exalted.

Righteousness » Not letting your righteousness go

Sacrifices » Illustrative of » Righteousness

Psalm 51:19

Then shall you be pleased with the sacrifices of righteousness, with burnt offering and whole burnt offering: then shall they offer bullocks upon your altar.