Matt.3.15But Jesus answered him, “Let it be so now, for thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness.” Then he consented.
Matt.5.6Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be satisfied.
Matt.5.10Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousnesssake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.
Matt.5.20For I tell you, unless your righteousness exceeds that of the scribes and Pharisees, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.
Matt.6.1Beware of practicing your righteousness before other people in order to be seen by them, for then you will have no reward from your Father who is in heaven.
Matt.6.33But seek first the kingdom of God and his righteousness, and all these things will be added to you.
Matt.21.32For John came to you in the way of righteousness, and you did not believe him, but the tax collectors and the prostitutes believed him. And even when you saw it, you did not afterward change your minds and believe him.
Luke.1.75in holiness and righteousness before him all our days.
John.16.8And when he comes, he will convict the world concerning sin and righteousness and judgment:
John.16.10concerning righteousness, because I go to the Father, and you will see me no longer;
Acts.13.10and said, “You son of the devil, you enemy of all righteousness, full of all deceit and villainy, will you not stop making crooked the straight paths of the Lord?
Acts.17.31because he has fixed a day on which he will judge the world in righteousness by a man whom he has appointed; and of this he has given assurance to all by raising him from the dead.”
Acts.24.25And as he reasoned about righteousness and self-control and the coming judgment, Felix was alarmed and said, “Go away for the present. When I get an opportunity I will summon you.”
Rom.1.17For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith for faith, as it is written, “The righteous shall live by faith.”
Rom.3.5But if our unrighteousness serves to show the righteousness of God, what shall we say? That God is unrighteous to inflict wrath on us? (I speak in a human way.)
Rom.3.21But now the righteousness of God has been manifested apart from the law, although the Law and the Prophets bear witness to it—
Rom.3.22the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ for all who believe. For there is no distinction:
Rom.3.25whom God put forward as a propitiation by his blood, to be received by faith. This was to show God’s righteousness, because in his divine forbearance he had passed over former sins.
Rom.3.26It was to show his righteousness at the present time, so that he might be just and the justifier of the one who has faith in Jesus.
Rom.4.3For what does the Scripture say? “Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him as righteousness.”
Rom.4.5And to the one who does not work but trusts him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is counted as righteousness,
Rom.4.6just as David also speaks of the blessing of the one to whom God counts righteousness apart from works:
Rom.4.9Is this blessing then only for the circumcised, or also for the uncircumcised? We say that faith was counted to Abraham as righteousness.
Rom.4.11He received the sign of circumcision as a seal of the righteousness that he had by faith while he was still uncircumcised. The purpose was to make him the father of all who believe without being circumcised, so that righteousness would be counted to them as well,
Rom.4.13For the promise to Abraham and his offspring that he would be heir of the world did not come through the law but through the righteousness of faith.
Rom.4.22That is why his faith was “counted to him as righteousness.”
Rom.5.17If, because of one man’s trespass, death reigned through that one man, much more will those who receive the abundance of grace and the free gift of righteousness reign in life through the one man Jesus Christ.
Rom.5.18Therefore, as one trespass led to condemnation for all men, so one act of righteousness leads to justification and life for all men.
Rom.5.21so that, as sin reigned in death, grace also might reign through righteousness leading to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.
Rom.6.13Do not present your members to sin as instruments for unrighteousness, but present yourselves to God as those who have been brought from death to life, and your members to God as instruments for righteousness.
Rom.6.16Do you not know that if you present yourselves to anyone as obedient slaves, you are slaves of the one whom you obey, either of sin, which leads to death, or of obedience, which leads to righteousness?
Rom.6.18and, having been set free from sin, have become slaves of righteousness.
Rom.6.19I am speaking in human terms, because of your natural limitations. For just as you once presented your members as slaves to impurity and to lawlessness leading to more lawlessness, so now present your members as slaves to righteousness leading to sanctification.
Rom.6.20When you were slaves of sin, you were free in regard to righteousness.
Rom.8.10But if Christ is in you, although the body is dead because of sin, the Spirit is life because of righteousness.
Rom.9.30What shall we say, then? That Gentiles who did not pursue righteousness have attained it, that is, a righteousness that is by faith;
Rom.9.31but that Israel who pursued a law that would lead to righteousness did not succeed in reaching that law.
Rom.10.3For, being ignorant of the righteousness that comes from God, and seeking to establish their own, they did not submit to God’s righteousness.
Rom.10.4For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.
Rom.10.5For Moses writes about the righteousness that is based on the law, that the person who does the commandments shall live by them.
Rom.10.6But the righteousness based on faith says, “Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascend into heaven?’ ” (that is, to bring Christ down)
Rom.14.17For the kingdom of God is not a matter of eating and drinking but of righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit.
1Cor.1.30He is the source of your life in Christ Jesus, whom God made our wisdom and our righteousness and sanctification and redemption.
2Cor.3.9For if there was glory in the ministry of condemnation, the ministry of righteousness must far exceed it in glory.
2Cor.5.21For our sake he made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.
2Cor.6.7by truthful speech, and the power of God; with the weapons of righteousness for the right hand and for the left;
2Cor.6.14Do not be unequally yoked with unbelievers. For what partnership has righteousness with lawlessness? Or what fellowship has light with darkness?
2Cor.9.9As it is written, “ He has distributed freely, he has given to the poor; his righteousness endures forever.”
2Cor.9.10He who supplies seed to the sower and bread for food will supply and multiply your seed for sowing and increase the harvest of your righteousness.
2Cor.11.15So it is no surprise if his servants, also, disguise themselves as servants of righteousness. Their end will correspond to their deeds.
Gal.3.6just as Abrahambelieved God, and it was counted to him as righteousness”?
Gal.3.21Is the law then contrary to the promises of God? Certainly not! For if a law had been given that could give life, then righteousness would indeed be by the law.
Gal.5.5For through the Spirit, by faith, we ourselves eagerly wait for the hope of righteousness.
Eph.4.24and to put on the new self, created after the likeness of God in true righteousness and holiness.
Eph.6.14Stand therefore, having fastened on the belt of truth, and having put on the breastplate of righteousness,
Phil.1.11filled with the fruit of righteousness that comes through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.
Phil.3.6as to zeal, a persecutor of the church; as to righteousness, under the lawblameless.
Phil.3.9and be found in him, not having a righteousness of my own that comes from the law, but that which comes through faith in Christ, the righteousness from God that depends on faith
1Tim.6.11But as for you, O man of God, flee these things. Pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, steadfastness, gentleness.
2Tim.2.22So flee youthful passions and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart.
2Tim.3.16All Scripture is breathed out by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, and for training in righteousness,
2Tim.4.8Henceforth there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award to me on that Day, and not only to me but also to all who have loved his appearing.
Titus.3.5he saved us, not because of works done by us in righteousness, but according to his own mercy, by the washing of regeneration and renewal of the Holy Spirit,
Heb.1.9You have loved righteousness and hated wickedness; therefore God, your God, has anointed you with the oil of gladness beyond your companions.”
Heb.5.13for everyone who lives on milk is unskilled in the word of righteousness, since he is a child.
Heb.7.2and to him Abraham apportioned a tenth part of everything. He is first, by translation of his name, king of righteousness, and then he is also king of Salem, that is, king of peace.
Heb.11.7By faith Noah, being warned by God concerning events as yet unseen, in reverent fear constructed an ark for the saving of his household. By this he condemned the world and became an heir of the righteousness that comes by faith.
Heb.12.11For the moment all discipline seems painful rather than pleasant, but later it yields the peaceful fruit of righteousness to those who have been trained by it.
Jas.1.20for the anger of man does not produce the righteousness that God requires.
Jas.2.23and the Scripture was fulfilled that says, “Abraham believed God, and it was counted to him as righteousness”— and he was called a friend of God.
Jas.3.18And a harvest of righteousness is sown in peace by those who make peace.
1Pet.2.24He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, that we might die to sin and live to righteousness. By his wounds you have been healed.
1Pet.3.14But even if you should suffer for righteousnesssake, you will be blessed. Have no fear of them, nor be troubled,
2Pet.1.1Simeon Peter, a servant and apostle of Jesus Christ, To those who have obtained a faith of equal standing with ours by the righteousness of our God and Savior Jesus Christ:
2Pet.2.5if he did not spare the ancient world, but preserved Noah, a herald of righteousness, with seven others, when he brought a flood upon the world of the ungodly;
2Pet.2.21For it would have been better for them never to have known the way of righteousness than after knowing it to turn back from the holy commandment delivered to them.
2Pet.3.13But according to his promise we are waiting for new heavens and a new earth in which righteousness dwells.
1John.2.29If you know that he is righteous, you may be sure that everyone who practices righteousness has been born of him.
1John.3.7Little children, let no one deceive you. Whoever practices righteousness is righteous, as he is righteous.
1John.3.10By this it is evident who are the children of God, and who are the children of the devil: whoever does not practice righteousness is not of God, nor is the one who does not love his brother.
Rev.19.11Then I saw heaven opened, and behold, a white horse! The one sitting on it is called Faithful and True, and in righteousness he judges and makes war.