Righteousness of God

Righteousness simply means “right standing with God” Consider it as the direct opposite of sinfulness.

Righteousness is the perfect holiness of Christ, It is an important aspect of God’s character and which without, no one can see God

Read these Bible verses, believe and put them into practice

  1. Psalm 1:1 “Blessed is the one who does not walk in step with the wicked or stand in the way that sinners take or sit in the company of mockers.”

  2. Hebrews 10:22 “let us draw near to God with a sincere heart and with the full assurance that faith brings, having our hearts sprinkled to cleanse us from a guilty conscience and having our bodies washed with pure water.”

  3. 1 Peter 3:14 “But even if you should suffer for what is right, you are blessed. “Do not fear their threats; do not be frightened.”

  4. Romans 8:1-3 “Therefore, there is now no condemnation for those who are in Christ Jesus, 2 because through Christ Jesus the law of the Spirit who gives life has set you free from the law of sin and death. 3 For what the law was powerless to do because it was weakened by the flesh, God did by sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh to be a sin offering. And so he condemned sin in the flesh.”

  5. Matthew 5:6 “Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled.”

  6. 1 Timothy 6:11 “But you, man of God, flee from all this, and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, endurance and gentleness.”

  7. Psalm 34:15 “The eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and his ears are attentive to their cry.”

  8. 1 Peter 5:8-9 “Be alert and of sober mind. Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. 9 Resist him, standing firm in the faith, because you know that the family of believers throughout the world is undergoing the same kind of sufferings.”

  9. Psalm 119:10 “I seek you with all my heart; do not let me stray from your commands.”

  10. 2 Corinthians 5:19 “that God was reconciling the world to himself in Christ, not counting people’s sins against them. And he has committed to us the message of reconciliation.”

  11. 1 Thessalonians 5:15 “Make sure that nobody pays back wrong for wrong, but always strive to do what is good for each other and for everyone else.”

  12. Psalm 37:28 “For the Lord loves the just and will not forsake his faithful ones. Wrongdoers will be completely destroyed; the offspring of the wicked will perish.”

  13. Luke 6:45 “A good man brings good things out of the good stored up in his heart, and an evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in his heart. For the mouth speaks what the heart is full of.”

  14. Romans 10:6 “But the righteousness that is by faith says: “Do not say in your heart, ‘Who will ascend into heaven?’ ” (that is, to bring Christ down)”

  15. Proverbs 28:1 “The wicked flee though no one pursues, but the righteous are as bold as a lion.”

  16. Ephesians 1:6 “to the praise of his glorious grace, which he has freely given us in the One he loves.”

  17. Galatians 6:7 “Do not be deceived: God cannot be mocked. A man reaps what he sows.”

  18. 1 John 1:9 “If we confess our sins, he is faithful and just and will forgive us our sins and purify us from all unrighteousness.”

  19. Proverbs 21:2 “A person may think their own ways are right, but the Lord weighs the heart.”

  20. Romans 2:1 “You, therefore, have no excuse, you who pass judgment on someone else, for at whatever point you judge another, you are condemning yourself, because you who pass judgment do the same things.”

  21. John 16:27 “No, the Father himself loves you because you have loved me and have believed that I came from God.”

  22. Romans 3:21-22 “21 But now apart from the law the righteousness of God has been made known, to which the Law and the Prophets testify. 22 This righteousness is given through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile.”

  23. Ephesians 1:7 “In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins, in accordance with the riches of God’s grace.”

  24. Matthew 6:33 “But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.”

  25. Proverbs 21:21 “Whoever pursues righteousness and love finds life, prosperity and honor.”

  26. 1 John 3:4 “Everyone who sins breaks the law; in fact, sin is lawlessness.”

  27. Hebrews 4:16 “Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.”

  28. Psalm 34:19 “The righteous person may have many troubles, but the Lord delivers him from them all.”

  29. Psalm 112:6 “Surely the righteous will never be shaken; they will be remembered forever.”Also Read: PRAYER IS THE KEY – 36 BIBLE SCRIPTURES

  30. Ephesians 1:4 “For he chose us in him before the creation of the world to be holy and blameless in his sight. In love.”

  31. Colossians 1:21-22 “Once you were alienated from God and were enemies in your minds because of your evil behavior. 22 But now he has reconciled you by Christ’s physical body through death to present you holy in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation.”

  32. Titus 2:11-12 “For the grace of God has appeared that offers salvation to all people. It teaches us to say “No” to ungodliness and worldly passions, and to live self-controlled, upright and godly lives in this present age.”

  33. 1 John 3:20 “If our hearts condemn us, we know that God is greater than our hearts, and he knows everything.”

  34. Proverbs 16:8 “Better a little with righteousness than much gain with injustice.”

  35. Hebrews 5:13 “Anyone who lives on milk, being still an infant, is not acquainted with the teaching about righteousness.”

  36. 2 Corinthians 5:21 “God made him who had no sin to be sin for us, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God.”

  37. Proverbs 14:12 “There is a way that appears to be right, but in the end it leads to death.”

  38. James 5:16 ” Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective.”

  39. Romans 8:1 “The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, “Abba, Father.”

  40. Philippians 3:3 “For it is we who are the circumcision, we who serve God by his Spirit, who boast in Christ Jesus, and who put no confidence in the flesh.”

  41. Romans 6:14 “For sin shall no longer be your master, because you are not under the law, but under grace.”

  42. Romans 5:17 “For if, by the trespass of the one man, death reigned through that one man, how much more will those who receive God’s abundant provision of grace and of the gift of righteousness reign in life through the one man, Jesus Christ!”

  43. Proverbs 11:9 “With their mouths the godless destroy their neighbors, but through knowledge the righteous escape.”

  44. Psalm 55:22 “Cast your cares on the Lord and he will sustain you; he will never let the righteous be shaken.”

  45. Romans 8:15-16 “15 The Spirit you received does not make you slaves, so that you live in fear again; rather, the Spirit you received brought about your adoption to sonship. And by him we cry, “Abba, Father.” 16 The Spirit himself testifies with our spirit that we are God’s children.”

  46. Romans 8:29 “For those God foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, that he might be the firstborn among many brothers and sisters.”

  47. Proverbs 10:2 “Ill-gotten treasures have no lasting value, but righteousness delivers from death.”Also Read: PRAYER IS THE KEY – 36 BIBLE SCRIPTURES

  48. 1 John 3:1 “See what great love the Father has lavished on us, that we should be called children of God! And that is what we are! The reason the world does not know us is that it did not know him.”

  49. Matthew 5:14 “You are the light of the world. A town built on a hill cannot be hidden.”

  50. Isaiah 61:10 “I delight greatly in the LORD; my soul rejoices in my God. For he has clothed me with garments of salvation and arrayed me in a robe of his righteousness, as a bridegroom adorns his head like a priest, and as a bride adorns herself with her jewels.”

  51. Hebrews 4:16 “Let us then approach God’s throne of grace with confidence, so that we may receive mercy and find grace to help us in our time of need.”

  52. Romans 1:17 “For in the gospel the righteousness of God is revealed—a righteousness that is by faith from first to last, just as it is written: “The righteous will live by faith.”

  53. Hebrews 9:22 “In fact, the law requires that nearly everything be cleansed with blood, and without the shedding of blood there is no forgiveness.”

  54. 1 Peter 3:12 “For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous and his ears are attentive to their prayer, but the face of the Lord is against those who do evil.”

  55. Hebrews 12:24 “to Jesus the mediator of a new covenant, and to the sprinkled blood that speaks a better word than the blood of Abel.”

  56. Proverbs 4:11 “I instruct you in the way of wisdom and lead you along straight paths.”

  57. Romans 1:17 “For in the gospel the righteousness of God is revealed—a righteousness that is by faith from first to last, just as it is written: “The righteous will live by faith.”

  58. Proverbs 4:27 “Do not turn to the right or the left; keep your foot from evil.

  59. John 10:30 “I and the Father are one.”

  60. Psalm 119:1 “Blessed are those whose ways are blameless, who walk according to the law of the Lord.”

  61. Luke 4:36 “All the people were amazed and said to each other, “What words these are! With authority and power he gives orders to impure spirits and they come out!”

  62. Acts 7:52 “Was there ever a prophet your ancestors did not persecute? They even killed those who predicted the coming of the Righteous One. And now you have betrayed and murdered him.”

  63. Hebrews 9:14 “How much more, then, will the blood of Christ, who through the eternal Spirit offered himself unblemished to God, cleanse our consciences from acts that lead to death, so that we may serve the living God!”

  64. Acts 22:14-16 “14 “Then he said: ‘The God of our ancestors has chosen you to know his will and to see the Righteous One and to hear words from his mouth. 15 You will be his witness to all people of what you have seen and heard. 16 And now what are you waiting for? Get up, be baptized and wash your sins away, calling on his name.”

  65. Philippians 4:8 “Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.”

Also Read: THE HOLY SPIRIT – 70 BIBLE SCRIPTURES

Kindly Share there Righteousness Scriptures to all believers. God reward you as you do so, Amen!

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