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Theasaurus: Uprightness

22 Bible Verses about Uprightness

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Proverbs 14:2

He who walks in his uprightness fears Yahweh, but he who is perverse in his ways despises him.

Psalm 11:7

For Yahweh is righteous. He loves righteousness. The upright shall see his face. For the Chief Musician; upon an eight-stringed lyre. A Psalm of David.

Psalm 97:11

Light is sown for the righteous, and gladness for the upright in heart.

Psalm 125:4

Do good, Yahweh, to those who are good, to those who are upright in their hearts.

Jeremiah 10:5

They are like a palm tree, of turned work, and don't speak: they must be carried, because they can't go. Don't be afraid of them; for they can't do evil, neither is it in them to do good."

Psalm 25:8-10

Good and upright is Yahweh, therefore he will instruct sinners in the way. He will guide the humble in justice. He will teach the humble his way. All the paths of Yahweh are loving kindness and truth to such as keep his covenant and his testimonies.

Isaiah 26:7

The way of the just is uprightness. You who are upright make the path of the righteous level.

Proverbs 2:13

who forsake the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;

Psalm 15:2

He who walks blamelessly does what is right, and speaks truth in his heart;

Micah 7:2

The godly man has perished out of the earth, and there is no one upright among men. They all lie in wait for blood; every man hunts his brother with a net.

Psalm 32:11

Be glad in Yahweh, and rejoice, you righteous! Shout for joy, all you who are upright in heart!

Psalm 37:37

Mark the perfect man, and see the upright, for there is a future for the man of peace.

Psalm 49:14

They are appointed as a flock for Sheol. Death shall be their shepherd. The upright shall have dominion over them in the morning. Their beauty shall decay in Sheol, far from their mansion.

Psalm 64:10

The righteous shall be glad in Yahweh, and shall take refuge in him. All the upright in heart shall praise him! For the Chief Musician. A Psalm by David. A song.

Proverbs 2:21

For the upright will dwell in the land. The perfect will remain in it.

Proverbs 10:9

He who walks blamelessly walks surely, but he who perverts his ways will be found out.

Proverbs 14:11

The house of the wicked will be overthrown, but the tent of the upright will flourish.

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Earthly » Refused for obedience » Uprightness

Luke 12:16-21

He spoke a parable to them, saying, "The ground of a certain rich man brought forth abundantly. He reasoned within himself, saying, 'What will I do, because I don't have room to store my crops?' He said, 'This is what I will do. I will pull down my barns, and build bigger ones, and there I will store all my grain and my goods. read more.
I will tell my soul, "Soul, you have many goods laid up for many years. Take your ease, eat, drink, be merry."' "But God said to him, 'You foolish one, tonight your soul is required of you. The things which you have prepared -- whose will they be?' So is he who lays up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God."

Luke 16:19-31

"Now there was a certain rich man, and he was clothed in purple and fine linen, living in luxury every day. A certain beggar, named Lazarus, was laid at his gate, full of sores, and desiring to be fed with the crumbs that fell from the rich man's table. Yes, even the dogs came and licked his sores. read more.
It happened that the beggar died, and that he was carried away by the angels to Abraham's bosom. The rich man also died, and was buried. In Hades, he lifted up his eyes, being in torment, and saw Abraham far off, and Lazarus at his bosom. He cried and said, 'Father Abraham, have mercy on me, and send Lazarus, that he may dip the tip of his finger in water, and cool my tongue! For I am in anguish in this flame.' "But Abraham said, 'Son, remember that you, in your lifetime, received your good things, and Lazarus, in the same way, bad things. But now here he is comforted and you are in anguish. Besides all this, between us and you there is a great gulf fixed, that those who want to pass from here to you are not able, and that none may cross over from there to us.' "He said, 'I ask you therefore, father, that you would send him to my father's house; for I have five brothers, that he may testify to them, so they won't also come into this place of torment.' "But Abraham said to him, 'They have Moses and the prophets. Let them listen to them.' "He said, 'No, father Abraham, but if one goes to them from the dead, they will repent.' "He said to him, 'If they don't listen to Moses and the prophets, neither will they be persuaded if one rises from the dead.'"

the Joy of God over his people » On account of their » Uprightness

1 Chronicles 29:17

I know also, my God, that you try the heart, and have pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of my heart I have willingly offered all these things. Now have I seen with joy your people, that are present here, offer willingly to you.

Uprightness » Who the lord shows himself upright toward

2 Samuel 22:21-26

Yahweh rewarded me according to my righteousness. He rewarded me according to the cleanness of my hands. For I have kept the ways of Yahweh, and have not wickedly departed from my God. For all his ordinances were before me. As for his statutes, I did not depart from them. read more.
I was also perfect toward him. I kept myself from my iniquity. Therefore Yahweh has rewarded me according to my righteousness, According to my cleanness in his eyesight. With the merciful you will show yourself merciful. With the perfect man you will show yourself perfect.

Psalm 18:24-25

Therefore Yahweh has rewarded me according to my righteousness, according to the cleanness of my hands in his eyesight. With the merciful you will show yourself merciful. With the perfect man, you will show yourself perfect.

Uprightness » The reward for being upright

2 Samuel 22:21-26

Yahweh rewarded me according to my righteousness. He rewarded me according to the cleanness of my hands. For I have kept the ways of Yahweh, and have not wickedly departed from my God. For all his ordinances were before me. As for his statutes, I did not depart from them. read more.
I was also perfect toward him. I kept myself from my iniquity. Therefore Yahweh has rewarded me according to my righteousness, According to my cleanness in his eyesight. With the merciful you will show yourself merciful. With the perfect man you will show yourself perfect.

Psalm 18:20-25

Yahweh has rewarded me according to my righteousness. According to the cleanness of my hands has he recompensed me. For I have kept the ways of Yahweh, and have not wickedly departed from my God. For all his ordinances were before me. I didn't put away his statutes from me. read more.
I was also blameless with him. I kept myself from my iniquity. Therefore Yahweh has rewarded me according to my righteousness, according to the cleanness of my hands in his eyesight. With the merciful you will show yourself merciful. With the perfect man, you will show yourself perfect.

Uprightness » The lord being upright

Psalm 25:8

Good and upright is Yahweh, therefore he will instruct sinners in the way.

Psalm 92:15

to show that Yahweh is upright. He is my rock, and there is no unrighteousness in him.

Isaiah 26:4-7

Trust in Yahweh forever; for in Yah, Yahweh, is an everlasting Rock. For he has brought down those who dwell on high, the lofty city. He lays it low. He lays it low even to the ground. He brings it even to the dust. The foot shall tread it down; Even the feet of the poor, and the steps of the needy." read more.
The way of the just is uprightness. You who are upright make the path of the righteous level.

Uprightness » Should be in » Heart

2 Chronicles 29:34

But the priests were too few, so that they could not flay all the burnt offerings: therefore their brothers the Levites helped them, until the work was ended, and until the priests had sanctified themselves; for the Levites were more upright in heart to sanctify themselves than the priests.

Psalm 125:4

Do good, Yahweh, to those who are good, to those who are upright in their hearts.

Uprightness » Who walks uprightly

Proverbs 15:21

Folly is joy to one who is void of wisdom, but a man of understanding keeps his way straight.

Isaiah 57:1-2

The righteous perishes, and no man lays it to heart; and merciful men are taken away, none considering that the righteous is taken away from the evil [to come]. He enters into peace; they rest in their beds, each one who walks in his uprightness.

Uprightness » What is upright

Psalm 119:137

You are righteous, Yahweh. Your judgments are upright.

Isaiah 26:7

The way of the just is uprightness. You who are upright make the path of the righteous level.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Hated by the wicked

Proverbs 29:10

The bloodthirsty hate a man of integrity; and they seek the life of the upright.

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Enter into peace

Psalm 37:37

Mark the perfect man, and see the upright, for there is a future for the man of peace.

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Dwell with God

Psalm 15:2

He who walks blamelessly does what is right, and speaks truth in his heart;

Psalm 140:13

Surely the righteous will give thanks to your name. The upright will dwell in your presence. A Psalm by David.

Uprightness » A characteristic of saints

Psalm 111:1

Praise Yah! I will give thanks to Yahweh with my whole heart, in the council of the upright, and in the congregation.

Isaiah 26:7

The way of the just is uprightness. You who are upright make the path of the righteous level.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Prospered by God

Proverbs 14:11

The house of the wicked will be overthrown, but the tent of the upright will flourish.

Job 8:6

If you were pure and upright, surely now he would awaken for you, and make the habitation of your righteousness prosperous.

Uprightness » Should be in » Judging

Psalm 58:1

Do you indeed speak righteousness, silent ones? Do you judge blamelessly, you sons of men?

Psalm 75:2

When I choose the appointed time, I will judge blamelessly.

Uprightness » The wicked » Do not act with

Micah 7:4

The best of them is like a brier. The most upright is worse than a thorn hedge. The day of your watchmen, even your visitation, has come; now is the time of their confusion.

Micah 7:2

The godly man has perished out of the earth, and there is no one upright among men. They all lie in wait for blood; every man hunts his brother with a net.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Love Christ

Song of Songs 1:4

Take me away with you. Let us hurry. The king has brought me into his rooms. Friends We will be glad and rejoice in you. We will praise your love more than wine! Beloved They are right to love you.

Uprightness » The lord having pleasure in uprightness

1 Chronicles 29:17

I know also, my God, that you try the heart, and have pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of my heart I have willingly offered all these things. Now have I seen with joy your people, that are present here, offer willingly to you.

Uprightness » God has pleasure in

1 Chronicles 29:17

I know also, my God, that you try the heart, and have pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of my heart I have willingly offered all these things. Now have I seen with joy your people, that are present here, offer willingly to you.

Uprightness » Man has deviated from

Ecclesiastes 7:29

Behold, this only have I found: that God made man upright; but they search for many schemes."

Uprightness » God created man in

Ecclesiastes 7:29

Behold, this only have I found: that God made man upright; but they search for many schemes."

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Possess good things

Proverbs 28:10

Whoever causes the upright to go astray in an evil way, he will fall into his own trap; but the blameless will inherit good.

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Be saved

Proverbs 28:18

Whoever walks blamelessly is kept safe; but one with perverse ways will fall suddenly.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Find strength in God's way

Proverbs 10:29

The way of Yahweh is a stronghold to the upright, but it is a destruction to the workers of iniquity.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Abominated by the wicked

Proverbs 29:21

He who pampers his servant from youth will have him become a son in the end.

Uprightness » They who walk in » A blessing to others

Uprightness » They who walk in » Delighted in by God

Uprightness » They who walk in » Recompensed by God

Psalm 18:23-24

I was also blameless with him. I kept myself from my iniquity. Therefore Yahweh has rewarded me according to my righteousness, according to the cleanness of my hands in his eyesight.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Direct their way

Proverbs 21:29

A wicked man hardens his face; but as for the upright, he establishes his ways.

Uprightness » What is done in uprightness

Psalm 111:4-8

He has caused his wonderful works to be remembered. Yahweh is gracious and merciful. He has given food to those who fear him. He always remembers his covenant. He has shown his people the power of his works, in giving them the heritage of the nations. read more.
The works of his hands are truth and justice. All his precepts are sure. They are established forever and ever. They are done in truth and uprightness.

Uprightness » The way of, is to depart from evil

Proverbs 16:17

The highway of the upright is to depart from evil. He who keeps his way preserves his soul.

Uprightness » Reprove those who deviate from

Galatians 2:14

But when I saw that they didn't walk uprightly according to the truth of the Good News, I said to Peter before them all, "If you, being a Jew, live as the Gentiles do, and not as the Jews do, why do you compel the Gentiles to live as the Jews do?

Uprightness » The truly wise walk in

Proverbs 15:21

Folly is joy to one who is void of wisdom, but a man of understanding keeps his way straight.

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Be delivered by righteousness

Proverbs 11:6

The righteousness of the upright shall deliver them, but the unfaithful will be trapped by evil desires.

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Be delivered by their wisdom

Proverbs 12:6

The words of the wicked are about lying in wait for blood, but the speech of the upright rescues them.

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Dwell in the land

Proverbs 2:21

For the upright will dwell in the land. The perfect will remain in it.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Their prayer delighted in by God

Proverbs 15:8

The sacrifice made by the wicked is an abomination to Yahweh, but the prayer of the upright is his delight.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Kept by righteousness

Proverbs 13:6

Righteousness guards the way of integrity, but wickedness overthrows the sinner.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Guided by integrity

Proverbs 11:3

The integrity of the upright shall guide them, but the perverseness of the treacherous shall destroy them.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Walk surely

Proverbs 10:9

He who walks blamelessly walks surely, but he who perverts his ways will be found out.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Fear God

Proverbs 14:2

He who walks in his uprightness fears Yahweh, but he who is perverse in his ways despises him.

Uprightness » Should be in » Walk

Proverbs 14:2

He who walks in his uprightness fears Yahweh, but he who is perverse in his ways despises him.

Uprightness » The wicked » Leave not the path of

Proverbs 2:13

who forsake the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;

Uprightness » With poverty, is better than sin with riches

Uprightness » With poverty, is better than folly

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Dwell on high and be provided for

Isaiah 33:16

he will dwell on high. His place of defense will be the fortress of rocks. His bread will be supplied. His waters will be sure.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Defended by God

Uprightness » Should be in » Speech

Isaiah 33:15

He who walks righteously, and speaks blamelessly; He who despises the gain of oppressions, who gestures with his hands, refusing to take a bribe, who stops his ears from hearing of blood, and shuts his eyes from looking at evil --

Uprightness » The wicked » Have not, in heart

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Have dominion over the wicked

Psalm 49:14

They are appointed as a flock for Sheol. Death shall be their shepherd. The upright shall have dominion over them in the morning. Their beauty shall decay in Sheol, far from their mansion.

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Have an inheritance for ever

Psalm 37:18

Yahweh knows the days of the perfect. Their inheritance shall be forever.

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Have nothing good withheld

Uprightness » They who walk in, shall » Be blessed

Uprightness » They who walk in » Obtain light in darkness

Uprightness » They who walk in » Persecuted by the wicked

Psalm 37:14

The wicked have drawn out the sword, and have bent their bow, to cast down the poor and needy, to kill those who are upright in the way.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Upheld in it by God

Uprightness » Should be in » Ruling

Psalm 78:72

So he was their shepherd according to the integrity of his heart, and guided them by the skillfulness of his hands. A Psalm by Asaph.

Uprightness » The being kept from presumptuous sins is necessary to

Psalm 19:13

Keep back your servant also from presumptuous sins. Let them not have dominion over me. Then I will be upright. I will be blameless and innocent of great transgression.

Uprightness » Saints should resolve to walk in

Psalm 26:11

But as for me, I will walk in my integrity. Redeem me, and be merciful to me.

Uprightness » Pray for those who walk in

Psalm 125:4

Do good, Yahweh, to those who are good, to those who are upright in their hearts.

Uprightness » God is perfect in

Isaiah 26:7

The way of the just is uprightness. You who are upright make the path of the righteous level.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Praise is comely for

Psalm 33:1

Rejoice in Yahweh, you righteous! Praise is fitting for the upright.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Countenanced by God

Psalm 11:7

For Yahweh is righteous. He loves righteousness. The upright shall see his face. For the Chief Musician; upon an eight-stringed lyre. A Psalm of David.

Uprightness » They who walk in » Obtain good from God's work

Micah 2:7

Shall it be said, O house of Jacob: "Is the Spirit of Yahweh angry? Are these his doings? Don't my words do good to him who walks blamelessly?"

Uprightness » They who walk in » Scorned by the wicked

Job 12:4

I am like one who is a joke to his neighbor, I, who called on God, and he answered. The just, the blameless man is a joke.