Bible Verses About Righteousness
Bible Verses About Righteousness from the King James Version (KJV) by Relevance
1 Peter 5:10 - But the God of all grace, who hath called us unto his eternal glory by Christ Jesus, after that ye have suffered a while, make you perfect, stablish, strengthen, settle [you].
1 John 2:29 - If ye know that he is righteous, ye know that every one that doeth righteousness is born of him.
James 1:4 - But let patience have [her] perfect work, that ye may be perfect and entire, wanting nothing.
Psalms 106:3 - Blessed [are] they that keep judgment, [and] he that doeth righteousness at all times.
Romans 5:1-5 - Therefore being justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ: (Read More...)
1 Peter 3:14 - But and if ye suffer for righteousness' sake, happy [are ye]: and be not afraid of their terror, neither be troubled;
John 3:21 - But he that doeth truth cometh to the light, that his deeds may be made manifest, that they are wrought in God.
Proverbs 2:5-20 - Then shalt thou understand the fear of the LORD, and find the knowledge of God. (Read More...)
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.
1 John 3:7 - Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous.
1 John 5:18 - We know that whosoever is born of God sinneth not; but he that is begotten of God keepeth himself, and that wicked one toucheth him not.
2 Peter 1:2-12 - Grace and peace be multiplied unto you through the knowledge of God, and of Jesus our Lord, (Read More...)
James 1:2 - My brethren, count it all joy when ye fall into divers temptations;
2 Thessalonians 1:3-5 - We are bound to thank God always for you, brethren, as it is meet, because that your faith groweth exceedingly, and the charity of every one of you all toward each other aboundeth; (Read More...)
Philippians 2:13 - For it is God which worketh in you both to will and to do of [his] good pleasure.
Philippians 1:11 - Being filled with the fruits of righteousness, which are by Jesus Christ, unto the glory and praise of God.
1 Corinthians 4:20 - For the kingdom of God [is] not in word, but in power.
1 Corinthians 4:19 - But I will come to you shortly, if the Lord will, and will know, not the speech of them which are puffed up, but the power.
Matthew 5:20 - For I say unto you, That except your righteousness shall exceed [the righteousness] of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven.
Psalms 112:4-8 - Unto the upright there ariseth light in the darkness: [he is] gracious, and full of compassion, and righteous. (Read More...)
Genesis 15:6 - And he believed in the LORD; and he counted it to him for righteousness.
1 John 5:13 - These things have I written unto you that believe on the name of the Son of God; that ye may know that ye have eternal life, and that ye may believe on the name of the Son of God.
1 John 5:10 - He that believeth on the Son of God hath the witness in himself: he that believeth not God hath made him a liar; because he believeth not the record that God gave of his Son.
1 John 4:4-21 - Ye are of God, little children, and have overcome them: because greater is he that is in you, than he that is in the world. (Read More...)
1 John 3:14 - We know that we have passed from death unto life, because we love the brethren. He that loveth not [his] brother abideth in death.
1 John 3:3 - And every man that hath this hope in him purifieth himself, even as he is pure.
1 John 2:11 - But he that hateth his brother is in darkness, and walketh in darkness, and knoweth not whither he goeth, because that darkness hath blinded his eyes.
1 John 2:10 - He that loveth his brother abideth in the light, and there is none occasion of stumbling in him.
2 Peter 1:5-9 - And beside this, giving all diligence, add to your faith virtue; and to virtue knowledge; (Read More...)
2 Peter 1:1 - Simon 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:
James 2:14-26 - What [doth it] profit, my brethren, though a man say he hath faith, and have not works? can faith save him? (Read More...)
James 1:27 - Pure religion and undefiled before God and the Father is this, To visit the fatherless and widows in their affliction, [and] to keep himself unspotted from the world.
Philemon 1:6 - That the communication of thy faith may become effectual by the acknowledging of every good thing which is in you in Christ Jesus.
Philemon 1:5 - Hearing of thy love and faith, which thou hast toward the Lord Jesus, and toward all saints;
Titus 3:14 - And let ours also learn to maintain good works for necessary uses, that they be not unfruitful.
Titus 2:12 - Teaching us that, denying ungodliness and worldly lusts, we should live soberly, righteously, and godly, in this present world;
2 Timothy 2:22 - Flee also youthful lusts: but follow righteousness, faith, charity, peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart.
1 Timothy 5:10 - Well reported of for good works; if she have brought up children, if she have lodged strangers, if she have washed the saints' feet, if she have relieved the afflicted, if she have diligently followed every good work.
1 Timothy 5:9 - Let not a widow be taken into the number under threescore years old, having been the wife of one man,
1 Timothy 2:9 - In like manner also, that women adorn themselves in modest apparel, with shamefacedness and sobriety; not with broided hair, or gold, or pearls, or costly array;
1 Thessalonians 1:10 - And to wait for his Son from heaven, whom he raised from the dead, [even] Jesus, which delivered us from the wrath to come.
1 Thessalonians 1:9 - For they themselves shew of us what manner of entering in we had unto you, and how ye turned to God from idols to serve the living and true God;
1 Thessalonians 1:3 - Remembering without ceasing your work of faith, and labour of love, and patience of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ, in the sight of God and our Father;
Colossians 3:9-17 - Lie not one to another, seeing that ye have put off the old man with his deeds; (Read More...)
Philippians 3:12-14 - Not as though I had already attained, either were already perfect: but I follow after, if that I may apprehend that for which also I am apprehended of Christ Jesus. (Read More...)
Philippians 1:27-29 - Only let your conversation be as it becometh the gospel of Christ: that whether I come and see you, or else be absent, I may hear of your affairs, that ye stand fast in one spirit, with one mind striving together for the faith of the gospel; (Read More...)
Ephesians 1:13 - In whom ye also [trusted], after that ye heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation: in whom also after that ye believed, ye were sealed with that holy Spirit of promise,
Galatians 6:8 - For he that soweth to his flesh shall of the flesh reap corruption; but he that soweth to the Spirit shall of the Spirit reap life everlasting.
Galatians 5:22 - But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, longsuffering, gentleness, goodness, faith,
Galatians 4:6 - And because ye are sons, God hath sent forth the Spirit of his Son into your hearts, crying, Abba, Father.
2 Corinthians 9:10 - Now he that ministereth seed to the sower both minister bread for [your] food, and multiply your seed sown, and increase the fruits of your righteousness;)
2 Corinthians 7:10 - For godly sorrow worketh repentance to salvation not to be repented of: but the sorrow of the world worketh death.
1 Corinthians 13:1-13 - Though I speak with the tongues of men and of angels, and have not charity, I am become [as] sounding brass, or a tinkling cymbal. (Read More...)
1 Corinthians 1:30 - But of him are ye in Christ Jesus, who of God is made unto us wisdom, and righteousness, and sanctification, and redemption:
Romans 15:1-7 - We then that are strong ought to bear the infirmities of the weak, and not to please ourselves. (Read More...)
Romans 8:4-6 - That the righteousness of the law might be fulfilled in us, who walk not after the flesh, but after the Spirit. (Read More...)
Romans 7:4-6 - Wherefore, my brethren, ye also are become dead to the law by the body of Christ; that ye should be married to another, [even] to him who is raised from the dead, that we should bring forth fruit unto God. (Read More...)
Romans 5:21 - That as sin hath reigned unto death, even so might grace reign through righteousness unto eternal life by Jesus Christ our Lord.
Romans 5:17 - For if by one man's offence death reigned by one; much more they which receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness shall reign in life by one, Jesus Christ.)
Romans 4:24 - But for us also, to whom it shall be imputed, if we believe on him that raised up Jesus our Lord from the dead;
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 4:5 - But to him that worketh not, but believeth on him that justifieth the ungodly, his faith is counted for righteousness.
Romans 3:21-23 - But now the righteousness of God without the law is manifested, being witnessed by the law and the prophets; (Read More...)
Acts 19:19 - Many of them also which used curious arts brought their books together, and burned them before all [men]: and they counted the price of them, and found [it] fifty thousand [pieces] of silver.
John 15:12 - This is my commandment, That ye love one another, as I have loved you.
John 15:8 - Herein is my Father glorified, that ye bear much fruit; so shall ye be my disciples.
John 15:4 - Abide in me, and I in you. As the branch cannot bear fruit of itself, except it abide in the vine; no more can ye, except ye abide in me.
John 13:35 - By this shall all [men] know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another.
John 8:47 - He that is of God heareth God's words: ye therefore hear [them] not, because ye are not of God.
John 3:33 - He that hath received his testimony hath set to his seal that God is true.
Luke 8:15 - But that on the good ground are they, which in an honest and good heart, having heard the word, keep [it], and bring forth fruit with patience.
Luke 3:10-14 - And the people asked him, saying, What shall we do then? (Read More...)
Mark 11:24 - Therefore I say unto you, What things soever ye desire, when ye pray, believe that ye receive [them], and ye shall have [them].
Mark 3:33-35 - And he answered them, saying, Who is my mother, or my brethren? (Read More...)
Matthew 12:50 - For whosoever shall do the will of my Father which is in heaven, the same is my brother, and sister, and mother.
Matthew 10:33 - But whosoever shall deny me before men, him will I also deny before my Father which is in heaven.
Malachi 4:2 - But unto you that fear my name shall the Sun of righteousness arise with healing in his wings; and ye shall go forth, and grow up as calves of the stall.
Daniel 12:3 - And they that be wise shall shine as the brightness of the firmament; and they that turn many to righteousness as the stars for ever and ever.
Ezekiel 47:12 - And by the river upon the bank thereof, on this side and on that side, shall grow all trees for meat, whose leaf shall not fade, neither shall the fruit thereof be consumed: it shall bring forth new fruit according to his months, because their waters they issued out of the sanctuary: and the fruit thereof shall be for meat, and the leaf thereof for medicine.
Ezekiel 33:15 - [If] the wicked restore the pledge, give again that he had robbed, walk in the statutes of life, without committing iniquity; he shall surely live, he shall not die.
Isaiah 62:1 - For Zion's sake will I not hold my peace, and for Jerusalem's sake I will not rest, until the righteousness thereof go forth as brightness, and the salvation thereof as a lamp [that] burneth.
Isaiah 58:6-14 - [Is] not this the fast that I have chosen? to loose the bands of wickedness, to undo the heavy burdens, and to let the oppressed go free, and that ye break every yoke? (Read More...)
Isaiah 55:12 - For ye shall go out with joy, and be led forth with peace: the mountains and the hills shall break forth before you into singing, and all the trees of the field shall clap [their] hands.
Isaiah 33:15-17 - He that walketh righteously, and speaketh uprightly; he that despiseth the gain of oppressions, that shaketh his hands from holding of bribes, that stoppeth his ears from hearing of blood, and shutteth his eyes from seeing evil; (Read More...)
Isaiah 32:16-18 - Then judgment shall dwell in the wilderness, and righteousness remain in the fruitful field. (Read More...)
Isaiah 28:17 - Judgment also will I lay to the line, and righteousness to the plummet: and the hail shall sweep away the refuge of lies, and the waters shall overflow the hiding place.
Isaiah 1:1-31 - The vision of Isaiah the son of Amoz, which he saw concerning Judah and Jerusalem in the days of Uzziah, Jotham, Ahaz, [and] Hezekiah, kings of Judah. (Read More...)
Proverbs 29:7 - The righteous considereth the cause of the poor: [but] the wicked regardeth not to know [it].
Proverbs 21:3 - To do justice and judgment [is] more acceptable to the LORD than sacrifice.
Proverbs 14:34 - Righteousness exalteth a nation: but sin [is] a reproach to any people.
Proverbs 13:6 - Righteousness keepeth [him that is] upright in the way: but wickedness overthroweth the sinner.
Proverbs 12:28 - In the way of righteousness [is] life; and [in] the pathway [thereof there is] no death.
Proverbs 11:6 - The righteousness of the upright shall deliver them: but transgressors shall be taken in [their own] naughtiness.
Proverbs 11:5 - The righteousness of the perfect shall direct his way: but the wicked shall fall by his own wickedness.
Proverbs 10:16 - The labour of the righteous [tendeth] to life: the fruit of the wicked to sin.
Psalms 101:4 - A froward heart shall depart from me: I will not know a wicked [person].
Psalms 101:3 - I will set no wicked thing before mine eyes: I hate the work of them that turn aside; [it] shall not cleave to me.
Psalms 24:3-5 - Who shall ascend into the hill of the LORD? or who shall stand in his holy place? (Read More...)
Psalms 1:3 - And he shall be like a tree planted by the rivers of water, that bringeth forth his fruit in his season; his leaf also shall not wither; and whatsoever he doeth shall prosper.
Job 33:26 - He shall pray unto God, and he will be favourable unto him: and he shall see his face with joy: for he will render unto man his righteousness.
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