THE HOLY BIBLE Authorized King James

Judges (Author Samuel)

5:11They that are delivered from the noise of archers in the places of drawing water, there shall they rehearse the righteous acts of the LORD, even the righteous acts toward the inhabitants of his villages in Israel: then shall the people of the LORD go down to the gates.

Ezra (Author Ezra)

9:15O LORD God of Israel, thou art righteous: for we remain yet escaped, as it is this day: behold, we are before thee in our trespasses: for we cannot stand before thee because of this.

Job (Author Job and/or Moses)

36:3I will fetch my knowledge from afar, and will ascribe righteousness to my Maker.

Psalms (Author Moses, David, Solomon, Asaph, Heman, Ethan, sons of Korah, compiled by Ezra)

5:8Lead me, O LORD, in thy righteousness because of mine enemies; make thy way straight before my face.

7:9Oh let the wickedness of the wicked come to an end; but establish the just: for the righteous God trieth the hearts and reins.

48:10According to thy name, O God, so is thy praise unto the ends of the earth: thy right hand is full of righteousness.

50:6And the heavens shall declare his righteousness: for God is judge himself. Selah.

71:15My mouth shall shew forth thy righteousness and thy salvation all the day; for I know not the numbers thereof.

71:19Thy righteousness also, O God, is very high, who hast done great things: O God, who is like unto thee!

72:1Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king's son.

88:12Shall thy wonders be known in the dark? and thy righteousness in the land of forgetfulness?

89:16In thy name shall they rejoice all the day: and in thy righteousness shall they be exalted.

97:2Clouds and darkness are round about him: righteousness and judgment are the habitation of his throne.

111:3His work is honourable and glorious: and his righteousness endureth for ever.

112:4Unto the upright there ariseth light in the darkness: he is gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous.

116:5Gracious is the LORD, and righteous; yea, our God is merciful.

ALEPH.

119:40Behold, I have longed after thy precepts: quicken me in thy righteousness.

VAU.

119:137Righteous art thou, O LORD, and upright are thy judgments.

119:142Thy righteousness is an everlasting righteousness, and thy law is the truth.

119:144The righteousness of thy testimonies is everlasting: give me understanding, and I shall live.

KOPH.

119:172My tongue shall speak of thy word: for all thy commandments are righteousness.

143:1Hear my prayer, O LORD, give ear to my supplications: in thy faithfulness answer me, and in thy righteousness.

145:7They shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness, and shall sing of thy righteousness.

145:17The LORD is righteous in all his ways, and holy in all his works.

Isaiah (Author Isaiah)

41:10Fear thou not; for I am with thee: be not dismayed; for I am thy God: I will strengthen thee; yea, I will help thee; yea, I will uphold thee with the right hand of my righteousness.

51:8For the moth shall eat them up like a garment, and the worm shall eat them like wool: but my righteousness shall be for ever, and my salvation from generation to generation.

56:1Thus saith the LORD, Keep ye judgment, and do justice: for my salvation is near to come, and my righteousness to be revealed.

Jeremiah (Author Jeremiah)

4:2And thou shalt swear, The LORD liveth, in truth, in judgment, and in righteousness; and the nations shall bless themselves in him, and in him shall they glory.

9:24But let him that glorieth glory in this, that he understandeth and knoweth me, that I am the LORD which exercise lovingkindness, judgment, and righteousness, in the earth: for in these things I delight, saith the LORD.

12:1Righteous art thou, O LORD, when I plead with thee: yet let me talk with thee of thy judgments: Wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper? wherefore are all they happy that deal very treacherously?

Lamentations (Author Jeremiah)

3:34To crush under his feet all the prisoners of the earth,

3:36To subvert a man in his cause, the Lord approveth not.

Daniel (Author Daniel)

9:7O Lord, righteousness belongeth unto thee, but unto us confusion of faces, 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 whither thou hast driven them, because of their trespass that they have trespassed against thee.

Hosea (Author Hosea)

14:9Who is wise, and he shall understand these things? prudent, and he shall know them? for the ways of the LORD are right, and the just shall walk in them: but the transgressors shall fall therein.

Micah (Author Micah)

7:9I will bear the indignation of the LORD, because I have sinned against him, until he plead my cause, and execute judgment for me: he will bring me forth to the light, and I shall behold his righteousness.

Matthew (Author Matthew)

6:33But seek ye first the kingdom of God, and his righteousness; and all these things shall be added unto you.

John (Author John)

17:25O righteous Father, the world hath not known thee: but I have known thee, and these have known that thou hast sent me.

Acts (Author Luke)

17:31Because he hath appointed a day, in the which he will judge the world in righteousness by that man whom he hath ordained; whereof he hath given assurance unto all men, in that he hath raised him from the dead.

Romans (Author Paul)

1:17For therein is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith: as it is written, The just shall live by faith.

3:4God forbid: yea, let God be true, but every man a liar; as it is written, That thou mightest be justified in thy sayings, and mightest overcome when thou art judged.

3:5But if our unrighteousness commend the righteousness of God, what shall we say? Is God unrighteous who taketh vengeance? (I speak as a man)

3:6God forbid: for then how shall God judge the world?

3:21But now the righteousness of God without the law is manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets;

3:22Even the righteousness of God which is by faith of Jesus Christ unto all and upon all them that believe: for there is no difference:

9:14What shall we say then? Is there unrighteousness with God? God forbid.

10:3For they being ignorant of God's righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.

10:4For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to every one that believeth.

2 Timothy (Author Paul)

4:8Henceforth there is laid up for me a crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, shall give me at that day: and not to me only, but unto all them also that love his appearing.

1 Peter (Author Peter)

2:23Who, when he was reviled, reviled not again; when he suffered, he threatened not; but committed himself to him that judgeth righteously:

2 Peter (Author Peter)

1:1Simon Peter, a servant and an apostle of Jesus Christ, to them that have obtained like precious faith with us through the righteousness of God and our Saviour Jesus Christ:

1 John (Author John)

2:1My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous:

Revelation (Author John)

16:5And I heard the angel of the waters say, Thou art righteous, O Lord, which art, and wast, and shalt be, because thou hast judged thus.



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