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What is Righteousness?  

Righteousness is right standing with God.

 

Genesis 15:6   ABRAHAM

6 And he believed in the LORD, and He accounted it to him for righteousness. (NKJ)

Isaiah 64:6

6 But we are all like an unclean thing, and all our righteousness are like filthy rags; we all fade as a leaf, and our iniquities, like the wind, have taken us away. (NKJ)

Psalm 23:3

3 He restores my soul; he leads me in the paths of righteousness for His name's sake. (NKJ)

Ps 24:5

5 He shall receive blessing from the LORD, and righteousness from the God of his salvation. NKJ

Proverbs 13:6

6 Righteousness keeps him whose way is blameless, but wickedness overthrows the sinner. (NKJ)

Matthew 5:6

6 Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be filled. (NKJ)

Matt 5:10

10 Blessed are those who are persecuted for righteousness' sake, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven. (NKJ)

Matt 6:33

33 "But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you. (NKJ)

Matt 21:32

32 "For John came to you in the way of righteousness, and you did not believe him; but tax collectors and harlots believed him; and when you saw it, you did not afterward relent and believe him. (NKJ)

Romans 1:16

16 For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ, for it is the power of God to salvation for everyone who believes, for the Jew first and also for the Greek. (NKJ)

17 For in it the righteousness of God is revealed from faith to faith; as it is written, "The just shall live by faith." (NKJ)

Rom 10:4

4 For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes. (NKJ)

Rom 14:17

17 for the kingdom of God is not eating and drinking, but righteousness and peace and joy in the Holy Spirit. (NKJ)

2 Corinthians 5:21

21 For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in Him. (NKJ)

Ephesians 4:24

24 and that you put on the new man which was created according to God, in true righteousness and holiness. (NKJ)

1 Timothy 6:11

11 But you, O man of God, flee these things and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, gentleness. (NKJ)

I John 2:29

29 If you know that He is righteous, you know that everyone who practices righteousness is born of Him. (NKJ)

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