The Righteous Perishing

Most Relevant Verses

Micah 7:2

The faithful [person] has perished from the land, and there is none who is upright among humankind. All of them lie in wait; each hunts his brother [with] a net.

Job 12:4

I am a laughingstock to my friends: '[He] calls on God, and he answers him.' A righteous, blameless man [is] a laughingstock.

Ecclesiastes 8:14

There [is] a vanity that happens on earth: sometimes the righteous suffer what the wicked deserve, and sometimes the wicked receive what the righteous deserve. I said, "This also [is] vanity!"

Ecclesiastes 7:15

I have seen all these things in my vain life: Sometimes a righteous man perishes in [spite of] his righteousness, and sometimes a wicked man lives a long life in [spite of] his evil.

Isaiah 57:2

he enters [into] peace; they will rest on their beds, walking straight ahead of him.

James 5:6

You have condemned, you have murdered the righteous [person]; he does not resist you.

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