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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 as through the one who sinned, for on the one hand, judgment from the one [sin] [led] to condemnation, but the gift, from many trespasses, [led] to justification. For if by the trespass of the one [man], death reigned through the one [man], much more will those who receive the abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness reign in life through the 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

Righteousness » Examples of

Luke 1:6

And they were both righteous in the sight of God, living blamelessly in all the commandments and regulations of the Lord.

Zephaniah 3:13

The remnant of Israel shall not do wickedness; they shall not speak deception, nor shall a deceitful tongue be found in their mouth. For they shall graze and lie down, and none shall frighten [them]."

2 Chronicles 29:2

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

Righteousness » Encouraged

Hosea 10:12

Sow for yourselves righteousness; {reap loyal love}. Break up for yourself fallow ground; [it is] time to seek Yahweh so he will come and rain righteousness upon you.

Acts 24:25

And [while] he was discussing about righteousness and self control and the judgment that is to come, Felix became afraid [and] replied, "Go away for the present, and [when I] have an opportunity, I will summon you."

Daniel 4:27

Therefore, O king, let my advice be acceptable [to you] and your sin remove with righteousness and your iniquity with having mercy on [the] oppressed, {in case there might be a prolongation of your prosperity}.'"

Righteousness » Death of seed of » Secured by faith

Galatians 3:24

So then, the law became our guardian until Christ, in order that we could be justified by faith.

Romans 5:18

Consequently therefore, as through one trespass [came] condemnation to all people, so also through one righteous deed [came] justification of life to all people.

Righteousness » Of God

Psalm 145:17

Yahweh [is] righteous in all his ways, and loyal in all his works.

Ezra 9:15

Yahweh, God of Israel, you are righteous, for we have been left this day as a remnant. Here we are before you in our guilt, for none can stand before you because of this."

Psalm 48:10

As [is] your name, O God, so [is] your praise to [the] ends of [the] earth. Your right hand is full of righteousness.

Psalm 65:5

By awesome deeds in righteousness you will answer us, O God of our salvation, [you who are the] confidence [of] all [the] ends of [the] earth and [of] the far-off seas,

Righteousness » Death of seed of » Reward of

Job 29:14

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; my justice [was] like a robe and a headband.

Psalm 132:16

I will also clothe its priests with salvation, and its faithful will shout exuberantly for joy.

Isaiah 52:1

Awake! Awake; put on your strength, Zion! Put on the garments of your beauty, Jerusalem, {holy city}! For [the] uncircumcised and [the] unclean shall not {continue to} enter you any longer.

Zechariah 3:4

And he answered and said to the ones standing {before} him, saying, "Remove the filthy garments from him." And he said to him, "See, I have taken away your guilt from you, and will clothe you [with] rich garments."

More verses: Matthew 22:11 Luke 15:22

Righteousness » Of Christ

Isaiah 59:16

And he saw that there was no man, and he was appalled that there was no one who intercedes, so his arm came to assist him, and his righteousness {was what} sustained him.

Jeremiah 23:5

"Look, days [are] coming," {declares} Yahweh, "when I will raise up for David a righteous branch, and he will reign [as] king, and he will achieve success, and he will do 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

A person will not be established by wickedness, but the root of the righteous will not be moved.

Psalm 15:2

He who walks blamelessly and does what is right. He who speaks honestly in his heart.

Proverbs 10:30

The righteous one is forever; he will not be removed. But the wicked will not remain in the land.

Righteousness » Death of seed of » Sacrifices of

Malachi 3:3

He will sit [as] a refiner and purifier of silver; he will purify the children of Levi, and he will refine them like gold and like silver, and they will present to Yahweh offerings in righteousness.

Psalm 51:19

Then you will delight [in] righteous sacrifices, burnt offering and whole burnt offering. Then bulls will be offered on your altar.

Deuteronomy 33:19

They summon people [to the] mountains; there they sacrifice the sacrifices of righteousness, because the affluence of [the] seas they suck [out], and {the most hidden treasures of the sand}."

Righteousness » Christ » Shall judge with

Isaiah 11:4

But he shall judge [the] poor with righteousness, and he shall decide for [the] needy of [the] earth with rectitude. And he shall strike [the] earth with the rod of his mouth, and he shall kill [the] wicked person with the breath of his lips.

Psalm 72:2

May he 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 does not withdraw his eyes from [the] righteous, but he sets them forever with kings on the throne, and they are exalted.

Proverbs 10:3

Yahweh will not cause a righteous person to go hungry, but the craving of the wicked he will thwart.

Righteousness » Is obedience to God's law

Luke 1:6

And they were both righteous in the sight of God, living blamelessly in all the commandments and regulations of the Lord.

Romans 10:5

For Moses writes about the righteousness [that is] from the law: "The person who does [this] will live by it."

Deuteronomy 6:25

And it shall be righteousness for us if we diligently observe [and] do all [of] this commandment {before} Yahweh our God, as he has commanded us.'

Righteousness » Saints » Have in Christ

Isaiah 54:17

Every weapon formed against you shall not succeed, and you shall declare guilty every tongue [that] rises against you for judgment. This [is] the inheritance of the servants of Yahweh, and their {legal right} from me," {declares} Yahweh.

Isaiah 45:24

'Only in Yahweh,' one shall say to me, '[are] righteousness and strength.' He shall come to him, and all those who were angry with him shall be ashamed.

Righteousness » Promised to the church

Isaiah 32:16

Then justice will dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness will live in the fruitful field.

Isaiah 45:8

Trickle, O heavens, from above, and let clouds trickle [with] righteousness; let [the] earth open so that salvation may be fruitful, and let it cause righteousness to sprout along with it. I myself, Yahweh, have created it.

Isaiah 61:11-1

For as the earth {produces} its sprout, and as a garden makes its plants sprout, so the Lord Yahweh will make righteousness sprout, and praise before all the nations. For the sake of Zion I will not be silent, and for the sake of Jerusalem I will not maintain a quiet attitude, until her righteousness goes out like the bright light, and her salvation burns like a 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] the gift of God; [it is] not from works, so that no one can boast.

Righteousness » The wicked » Slay those who follow

Matthew 23:35

so that upon you will come all the righteous blood shed on the earth from the blood of righteous Abel up to the blood of Zechariah son of Barachiah, whom you murdered between the temple and the altar.

1 John 3:12

not as Cain, who was of the evil one and violently murdered his brother. And {for what reason} did he violently murder him? Because his deeds were evil and the [deeds] of his brother [were] righteous.

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

See, a king will rule according to righteousness, and princes will rule according to justice.

Righteousness » By faith

Romans 4:13

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

Romans 4:9

Therefore, [is] this blessing for {those who are circumcised}, or also for {those who are 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 by faith which [he had] {while uncircumcised}, so that he could be the father of all who believe {although they are uncircumcised}, so that righteousness could be credited to them,

Righteousness » None, by nature have

Righteousness » The wicked » Do not obey

Righteousness » How many became righteous

Romans 5:17-19

For if by the trespass of the one [man], death reigned through the one [man], much more will those who receive the abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one, Jesus Christ. Consequently therefore, as through one trespass [came] condemnation to all people, so also through one righteous deed [came] justification of life to all people. For just as through the disobedience of the one man, the many were made sinners, so also through the obedience of the one, the many will be made righteous.

Hebrews 10:10-14

by which will we are made holy through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once for all. And every priest stands every day serving and offering the same sacrifices many times, which are never able to take away sins. But this one, [after he] had offered one sacrifice for sins for all time, sat down at the right hand of God, read more.
from now on waiting until his enemies are made a footstool for his feet. For by one offering he has perfected for all time those who are made holy.

Righteousness » Fruits of » Without defect

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

Matthew 6:25-33

"For this [reason] I say to you, do not be anxious for your life, what you will eat, and not for your body, what you will wear. Is your life not more than food and your body [more than] clothing? Consider the birds of the sky, that they do not sow or reap or gather [produce] into barns, and your heavenly Father feeds them. Are you not worth more than they [are]? And who among you, [by] being anxious, is able to add one hour to his life span? read more.
And why are you anxious about clothing? Observe the lilies of the field, how they grow: they do not toil or spin, but I say to you that not even Solomon in all his glory was dressed like one of these. But if God dresses the grass of the field in this way, [although it] is [here] today and tomorrow is thrown into the oven, will he not [do so] much more [for] you, you of little faith? Therefore do not be anxious, saying, 'What will we eat?' or 'What will we drink?' or 'What will we wear?,' for the pagans seek after all these [things]. For your heavenly Father knows that you need all these [things]. But seek first his kingdom and righteousness, and all these [things] will be added to you.

Proverbs 13:25

The righteous eats to satisfy his life, but the belly of the wicked will lack.

Righteousness » Ministers should » Follow after

Righteousness » Cannot come by the law

Galatians 3:21

Therefore [is] the law opposed to the promises of God? May it never be! For if a law had been given that was able to give life, certainly righteousness would have been from the law.

Righteousness » Tends to life

Proverbs 11:19

He who is steadfast in righteousness [is] to life as he who pursues evil [is] to 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, wrath.

Righteousness » The wicked » Speak contemptuously against those who follow

Matthew 27:39-44

And those who passed by reviled him, shaking their heads and saying, "The one who would destroy the temple and rebuild [it] in three days, save yourself! If you are the Son of God, come down from the cross!" In the same way also the chief priests, along with the scribes and elders, were mocking [him], saying, read more.
"He saved others; he is not able to save himself! He is the king of Israel! Let him come down now from the cross, and we will believe in him! He trusts in God; let him deliver him now if he wants to, because he said, 'I am the Son of God'!" And in the same [way] even the robbers who were crucified with him were reviling him.

Righteousness » The throne of kings established by

Proverbs 25:5

Remove the wicked before a king, and his throne will be established in righteousness.

Righteousness » Keep saints in the right way

Proverbs 11:5

The righteousness of the blameless will keep his ways straight, but the wicked will fall by his wickedness.

Proverbs 13:6

Righteousness will guard the upright of way, but wickedness will overthrow sin.

Righteousness » The wicked » Are far from

Isaiah 46:12

Listen to me, strong of heart, far from righteousness!

Psalm 119:150

[Those who] pursue a [wicked] purpose draw near; they are far from your law.

Righteousness » No justification by works of

Romans 9:31-32

But Israel, pursuing the law of righteousness, did not attain to the law. Why that? Because [they did] not [pursue it] by faith, but as [if] by works. They stumbled over the {stone that causes people to stumble},

Righteousness » Brings its own reward

Isaiah 3:10

Tell [the] innocent that [it is] good 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 from trouble, but the wicked enters into it.

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

Psalm 16:3

With regard to [the] saints who [are] in the land, they [are the] noble ones in [whom is] all my desire.

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

Proverbs 3:32

for he who is perverse [is] an abomination of Yahweh, but those who are upright [are] his confidence.

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

Proverbs 15:9

An abomination of Yahweh is the way of the wicked, but he who pursues righteousness he will love.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are enriched

Proverbs 15:6

[In] the house of the righteous [there is] much treasure, but the income of the wicked brings trouble.

Righteousness » The wicked » Though favored, will not learn

Isaiah 26:10

[Though the] wicked person is shown compassion, he does not learn righteousness; he acts unjustly in [the] land [of] uprightness, and he does not see the majesty of Yahweh.

Psalm 106:43

Many times he delivered them, but they rebelled in their counsel, and were brought low by their iniquity.

Righteousness » Saints » Characterized by

Genesis 18:25

Far be it from you to do such a thing as this, to kill [the] righteous with [the] wicked, that the righteous would be as the wicked! Far be it from you! Will not the Judge of all the earth do justice?"

Psalm 1:5-6

Therefore [the] wicked will not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of [the] righteous; for Yahweh knows [the] way of [the] righteous, but [the] way of [the] wicked will perish.

Righteousness » Christ » Shall execute

Psalm 99:4

And [the] strength of [the] king loves justice. You have established equity; you have executed justice and righteousness in Jacob.

Righteousness » Promised to saints

Isaiah 60:21

And all your people [shall be] righteous; they shall take possession of [the] land forever, the shoot of his planting, the work of my hands, to show my glory.

Righteousness » Saints » Are servants of

Romans 6:16

Do you not know that to whomever you present yourselves [as] slaves for obedience, you are slaves to whomever you obey, whether sin, [leading] to death, or 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 by faith which [he had] {while uncircumcised}, so that he could be the father of all who believe {although they are uncircumcised}, so that righteousness could be credited to them,

Romans 4:22

Therefore it was credited to him for righteousness.

Righteousness » Christ » Loves

Righteousness » Saints » Do

1 John 3:7

Little children, let no one deceive you: the one who practices righteousness is righteous, just as that one is righteous.

Righteousness » Saints » Offer the sacrifice of

Psalm 51:19

Then you will delight [in] righteous sacrifices, burnt offering and whole burnt offering. Then bulls will be offered on your altar.

Righteousness » Garment of

Job 29:14

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; my justice [was] like a robe and a headband.

Matthew 22:11-14

But [when] the king came in to see the {dinner guests}, he saw a man there not dressed [in] wedding clothes. And he said to him, 'Friend, how did you come in here, not having wedding clothes?' But {he could say nothing}. Then the king said to the servants, 'Tie him up {hand and foot} [and] throw him into the outer darkness. In that place there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth!' read more.
For many are called but few [are] chosen."

Righteousness » Unregenerate man seeks justification by works of

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

Luke 18:7

And will not God surely {see to it that justice is done} to his chosen ones who cry out to him day and night, and will he delay toward them?

Righteousness » The wicked » Leave off

Psalm 36:3

The words of his mouth [are] wickedness and deceit. He has ceased to have insight [and] to do good.

Amos 5:7

[Ah,] you who turn justice into wormwood and hurl 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

Deuteronomy 6:25

And it shall be righteousness for us if we diligently observe [and] do all [of] this commandment {before} Yahweh our God, as he has commanded us.'

Job 33:26

He prays to God, then he accepts him, and he sees his face with a shout of joy, and he repays to the human being his righteousness.

Righteousness » Symbolized

Ezekiel 47:12

And along the stream will go up on its banks {from both sides} every tree {producing food}; its leaf will not wither and it will not cease [producing] its fruit. {Every month} it will bear early fruit, for its waters [are] going out from the sanctuary, and its fruit will be as food, and its leaf for healing."

Revelation 22:2

in the middle of its street, and {on both sides of the river} [is] the tree of life, producing twelve fruits--yielding its fruit according to every month--and the leaves of the tree [are] for the healing of 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, faithfulness, gentleness, self control. Against such things [there] is no law.

Righteousness » Saints » Put no trust in their own

Philippians 3:6-8

according to zeal persecuting the church, according to the righteousness in the law being blameless. But whatever [things] were gain to me, these [things] I have considered loss because of Christ. {More than that}, even consider all [things] to be loss because of the surpassing greatness of the knowledge of Christ Jesus my Lord, for the sake of whom I have suffered the loss of all [things], and consider [them] dung, in order that I may gain Christ

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

Isaiah 33:15-16

He who walks [in] righteousness and speaks uprightness, who rejects [the] gain of extortion, who {refuses} bribe, who stops up his ears from hearing {bloodshed} and shuts his eyes from seeing evil. That one will live [on the] heights; [the] fortresses of rocks [will be] his refuge. His food [will] be given; his waters [will] endure.

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

Deuteronomy 9:5

[It is] not because of your righteousness and because of the uprightness of your heart [that] you [are] coming to take possession of their land, but because of the wickedness of these nations Yahweh your God [is] driving them {before you}, and in order to confirm the {promise} that Yahweh swore to your ancestors, to Abraham, to Isaac, and to Jacob.

Righteousness » Judgment should be executed in

Leviticus 19:15

" 'You shall not do injustice in judgment; {you shall not show partiality to the powerless}; you shall not give preference {to the powerful}; you shall judge your fellow citizen with justice.

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

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

Proverbs 10:24

The dread of the wicked will come upon him, but the desire of the righteous will be granted.

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

Righteousness » Exemplified » David

2 Samuel 22:21

Yahweh rewarded me according to my righteousness, according to the cleanness of my hands he recompensed me.

Righteousness » Fruits of » Produced » In life

Psalm 92:13-14

Planted in the house of Yahweh, they will flourish in the courts of our God. They will still prosper in old age. They will be fat and luxuriant,

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 along the stream will go up on its banks {from both sides} every tree {producing food}; its leaf will not wither and it will not cease [producing] its fruit. {Every month} it will bear early fruit, for its waters [are] going out from the sanctuary, and its fruit will be as food, and its leaf for healing."

Righteousness » Fruitfulness conditions of fruit-bearing » Spiritual receptivity

Matthew 13:23

But what was sown on the good soil--this is the one who hears the word and understands [it], who indeed bears fruit and produces, this one a hundred [times as much], and this one sixty, and this one thirty."

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

Righteousness » Exemplified » jacob

Genesis 30:33

And my righteousness will answer for me {later} when you come concerning my wages before you. Every [one] that [is] not speckled or spotted among the goats, or dark-colored among the sheep shall be stolen [if it is] with me."

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

Numbers 23:10

Who can count the dust of Jacob, or [as] a number the fourth part of Israel? Let my life die the death of an upright person, and let my 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 conquered kingdoms, accomplished justice, obtained what was promised, shut the mouths of lions,

Righteousness » Saints » Should seek

Zephaniah 2:3

Seek Yahweh, all you afflicted of the land who have fulfilled his law; seek righteousness; seek humility. Perhaps you will be concealed on the day of the anger of Yahweh.

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 greater sacrifice than Cain, by which he was approved that he was righteous, [because] God approved [him] for his gifts, and through it he still speaks, [although he] is dead.

Righteousness » Fruits of » Grown » Good ground,

Matthew 13:8

But other [seed] fell on the good soil and produced grain, this one a hundred [times as much] and this one sixty and this one thirty.

Righteousness » Saints » Are covered with the robe of

Righteousness » Christ » Put on, as breast-plate

Isaiah 59:17

And he put on righteousness like breastplate, and a helmet of salvation on his head, and he put on garments of vengeance [for] clothing, and he wrapped [himself in] zeal as [in a] robe.

Righteousness » Christ » Was sustained by

Isaiah 59:16

And he saw that there was no man, and he was appalled that there was no one who intercedes, so his arm came to assist him, and his righteousness {was what} sustained him.

Righteousness » Christ » Fulfilled all

Matthew 3:15

But Jesus answered [and] said to him, "Permit [it] now, for in this way it is right 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

For he will not be shaken forever; [the] righteous {will be remembered forever}.

Righteousness » Ministers should » Be preachers of

Righteousness » Ministers should » Be clothed with

Psalm 132:9

Let your priests clothe themselves with righteousness, and let your faithful sing 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 advice be acceptable [to you] and your sin remove with righteousness and your iniquity with having mercy on [the] oppressed, {in case there might be a prolongation of your prosperity}.'"

Righteousness » The wicked » Should sow to themselves in

Hosea 10:12

Sow for yourselves righteousness; {reap loyal love}. Break up for yourself fallow ground; [it is] time to seek Yahweh so he will come and rain righteousness upon you.

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

Isaiah 48:1

Hear this, house of Jacob, who are called by the name of Israel and came out from the waters of Judah, who swear by the name of Yahweh, and {invoke} the God of Israel, [but] not in truth and not in righteousness.

Righteousness » The wicked » Hate those who follow

Righteousness » The wicked » Follow not after

Romans 9:30

What then shall we say? That the Gentiles, who did not pursue righteousness, attained righteousness--even the righteousness [that is] by faith.

Righteousness » The wicked » Are free from

Romans 6:20

For when you were slaves of sin, you were free with respect to righteousness.

Righteousness » The wicked » Do not

Righteousness » Saints » Should yield their members servants to

Romans 6:19

(I am speaking in human terms because of the weakness of your flesh.) For just as you presented your members [as] slaves to immorality and lawlessness, [leading] to lawlessness, so now present your members [as] slaves to righteousness, [leading] to sanctification.

Righteousness » Saints » Count their own, as filthy rags

Righteousness » Christ » Has brought in everlasting

Daniel 9:24

"Seventy weeks is decreed for your people and {for your holy city}, to put an end to the transgression and to seal [up] sin and to make atonement for guilt and to bring [in] everlasting righteousness and to seal vision and prophet 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, people [who have] my teaching in their heart; you must not fear [the] reproach of men, or be terrified because of their abuse.

Righteousness » Saints » Should yield their members as instruments of

Righteousness » Saints » Walk before God in

1 Kings 3:6

Then Solomon said, "You have shown great loyal love with your servant David my father, as he walked before you in faithfulness and in righteousness and in uprightness of heart with you. You have shown for him this great loyal love, and you have given a son to him who is sitting on his throne as [it is] this day.

Righteousness » Saints » Follow after

Isaiah 51:1

"Listen to me, you who pursue righteousness, who seek Yahweh. Look to [the] rock [from which] you were hewn, and to [the] excavation of [the] pit [from which] you were quarried.

Righteousness » Judgments designed to lead to

Isaiah 26:9

I desire you [with all] my soul in the night; also I seek you [with] my spirit within me, for when your judgments [are] {upon} the earth, [the] inhabitants of [the] world learn righteousness.

Righteousness » Shall be glad in the lord

Psalm 64:10

[The] righteous will rejoice in Yahweh and take refuge in him, and all [the] upright in heart will boast.

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 one who fears him and who does what is right 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

Psalm 5:12

For you bless [the] righteous. O Yahweh, like a shield you surround him [with] good favor.

Righteousness » They who walk in and follow » Are righteous

1 John 3:7

Little children, let no one deceive you: the one who practices righteousness is righteous, just as that one is righteous.

Righteousness » Ministers should » Reason of

Acts 24:25

And [while] he was discussing about righteousness and self control and the judgment that is to come, Felix became afraid [and] replied, "Go away for the present, and [when I] have an opportunity, I will summon you."

Righteousness » Blessedness of » Having imputed, without works

Romans 4:6

just as David also speaks about the blessing of the person to whom God credits righteousness apart from works:

Righteousness » The wicked » Love lying rather than

Psalm 52:3

You love evil more than good, a lie more than speaking {what is right}. Selah

Righteousness » The wicked » Are enemies of

Acts 13:10

[and] said, "O [you who are] full of all deceit and of all unscrupulousness, [you] son of the devil, [you] enemy of all righteousness! Will you not stop making crooked 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 Yahweh, and justice from the God of his salvation.

Righteousness » Christ » Preached

Psalm 40:9

I have brought good tidings [of] righteousness in the great congregation. Look, I have not shut my lips. O Yahweh, {you surely know that}.

Righteousness » Righteousness belonging to the lord

Daniel 9:7

"{Righteousness belongs to you, O Lord}, and on us [is] open shame, [just] as [it is] this day to the people of Judah and to the inhabitants of Jerusalem and to all Israel, {those who are near and those who are far off} in all the lands [to] which you have driven them, because of their infidelity which they displayed against you.

Righteousness » God looks for

Isaiah 5:7

For the vineyard of Yahweh of hosts [is] the house of Israel, and the man of Judah [is] the plantation of his delight. [And] he waited for justice, but look! Bloodshed! For righteousness, but look! A cry of distress!

Righteousness » God loves

Psalm 11:7

For Yahweh [is] righteous; he loves righteous deeds. [The] upright shall 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 before him all our days.

Righteousness » Saints » Put on

Job 29:14

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; my justice [was] like a robe and a headband.

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

Job 17:9

But [the] righteous holds on to his way, and {he who has clean hands} increases in strength.

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

Job 36:7

He does not withdraw his eyes from [the] righteous, but he sets them forever with kings on the throne, and they are exalted.

Righteousness » Not letting your righteousness go

Sacrifices » Illustrative of » Righteousness

Psalm 51:19

Then you will delight [in] righteous sacrifices, burnt offering and whole burnt offering. 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 became wisdom to us from God, and righteousness and sanctification and redemption,

Civic Righteousness

20;11;11

By the blessing of the upright, a city will be exalted, but by the mouth of the wicked, it will be overthrown.

Clothed With Righteousness

18;29;14

I put on righteousness, and it clothed me; my justice [was] like a robe and a headband.

Distinctives Of Righteousness

20;11;10

When good [is with] the righteous, [the] city rejoices, and with the perishing of the wicked, jubilation.

Fruits Of Righteousness

19;1;3

And so, he is like a tree planted by streams of water that gives its fruit in its season; its leaf also does not wither. Therefore all that he does prospers.

God, Righteousness Of

19;119;137

You [are] righteous, O Yahweh, and your ordinances [are] upright.

Imputed Righteousness

23;46;13

I bring my righteousness near; [it is] not far. And my salvation will not delay; and I will put salvation in Zion, for Israel my glory."

Paths Of Righteousness

20;4;11

In the way of wisdom I have instructed you; I have led you in the path of uprightness.

People In Righteousness

18;27;6

I hold fast to my righteousness, and I will not let it go; my heart will not blame [any] of my days.

Righteousness imputed

47;5;21

He made the one who did not know sin [to be] sin on our behalf, in order that we could become the righteousness of God in him.

Righteousness Of Christ

23;53;11

From the trouble of his life he will see; he will be satisfied. In his knowledge, [the] righteous [one], my servant, shall declare many righteous, and he is the one who will bear their iniquities.

Righteousness, As Faith

23;64;6

And we all have become like the unclean, and all our deeds of justice like a menstrual cloth, And we all wither like leaf, and our iniquities take us away like the wind.

Righteousness, Of Believers

5;6;25

And it shall be righteousness for us if we diligently observe [and] do all [of] this commandment {before} Yahweh our God, as he has commanded us.'

Self Righteousness, And The Gospel

18;9;2

"Truly I know that [it is] so, but how can a human being be just before God?

Self Righteousness, Nature Of

45;10;3

For ignoring the righteousness of God, and seeking to establish their own, they did not subject themselves to the righteousness of God.