He is a lover of righteousness and justice. With the loving-kindness of God the earth is filled.
Your righteousness is a righteousness to time indefinite, And your law is truth.
He that is pursuing righteousness and loving-kindness will find life, righteousness and glory.
Let there be the removing of the wicked one before the king, and his throne will be firmly established by righteousness itself.
To the abundance of the princely rule and to peace there will be no end, upon the throne of David and upon his kingdom in order to establish it firmly and to sustain it by means of justice and by means of righteousness, from now on and to time indefinite. The very zeal of God will do this.
And with righteousness he must judge the lowly ones, and with uprightness he must give reproof in behalf of the meek ones of the earth. And he must strike the earth with the rod of his mouth; and with the spirit of his lips he will put the wicked one to death.
And in loving-kindness a throne will certainly be firmly established; and one must sit down upon it in trueness in the tent of David, judging and seeking justice and being prompt in righteousness."
Look! A king will reign for righteousness itself; and as respects princes, they will rule as princes for justice itself.
And the work of the true righteousness must become peace; and the service of the true righteousness, quietness and security to time indefinite.
God will certainly be put on high, for he is residing in the height. He must fill Zion with justice and righteousness.
Who has roused up someone from the sunrise? Who proceeded in righteousness to call him to His feet, to give before him the nations, and to make him go subduing even kings? Who kept giving them like dust to his sword, so that they have been driven about like mere stubble with his bow?
And let justice roll forth just like waters, and righteousness like a constantly flowing torrent.
Happy are those hungering and thirsting for righteousness, since they will be filled.
Happy are those who have been persecuted for righteousness' sake, since the kingdom of the heavens belongs to them.
Keep on, then, seeking first the kingdom and his righteousness, and all these other things will be added to you.
Righteous Father, the world has, indeed, not come to know you; but I have come to know you, and these have come to know that you sent me forth.
But now apart from law God's righteousness has been made manifest, as it is borne witness to by the Law and the Prophets….
For the kingdom of God does not mean eating and drinking, but means righteousness and peace and joy with holy spirit.
For the fruitage of the light consists of every sort of goodness and righteousness and truth.
. . and to whom Abraham apportioned a tenth from all things, is first of all, by translation, "King of Righteousness," and is then also king of Salem, that is, "King of Peace.
If you know that he is righteous, you gain the knowledge that everyone who practices righteousness has been born from him.
The children of God and the children of the Devil are evident by this fact: Everyone who does not carry on righteousness does not originate with God, neither does he who does not love his brother.
And I saw the heaven opened, and, look! a white horse. And the one seated upon it is called Faithful and True, and he judges and carries on war in righteousness.
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The Rock, perfect is his activity, For all his ways are justice. A God of faithfulness, with whom there is no injustice; Righteous and upright is he.
At this Solomon said: "You yourself have exercised great loving kindness toward your servant David my father according as he walked before you in truth and in righteousness and in uprightness of heart with you; and you continued keeping toward him this great lovingkindness, so that you gave him a son to sit upon his throne as at this day.
With righteousness I clothed myself, and it was clothing me. My justice was like a sleeveless coat and a turban.
As for the Almighty, we have not found him out; He is exalted in power, And justice and abundance of righteousness he will not belittle.
For God is righteous; he does love righteous acts. The upright are the ones that will behold his face.
He who is walking faultlessly and practicing righteousness And speaking the truth in his heart.
Continue your loving-kindness to those knowing you, And your righteousness to those upright in heart.
And he will certainly bring forth your righteousness as the light itself, And your justice as the midday.
The mouth of the righteous is the one that utters wisdom in an undertone, And his is the tongue that speaks justly.
And in your splendor go on to success; Ride in the cause of truth and humility and righteousness, And your right hand will instruct you in fearinspiring things.
In his days the righteous one will sprout, And the abundance of peace until the moon is no more.
As for loving-kindness and trueness, they have met each other; Righteousness and peace they have kissed each other.
Trueness itself will sprout out of the very earth, And righteousness itself will look down from the very heavens.
Clouds and thick gloom are all around him; Righteousness and judgment are the established place of his throne.
Happy are those observing justice, Doing righteousness all the time.
The substance of your word is truth, And every righteous judicial decision of yours is to time indefinite.
Better is a little with righteousness than an abundance of products without justice.
And I will make justice the measuring line and righteousness the leveling instrument; and the hail must sweep away the refuge of a lie, and the waters themselves will flood out the very place of concealment.
Let the nations all be collected together at one place, and let national groups be gathered together. Who is there among them that can tell this? Or can they cause us to hear even the first things? Let them furnish their witnesses, that they may be declared righteous, or let them hear and say, 'It is the truth!'"
Listen to me, you the ones powerful at heart, you the ones far away from righteousness.
Hear this, O house of Jacob, you who are calling yourselves by the name of Israel and who have come forth from the very waters of Judah, you who are swearing by the name of God and who make mention even of the God of Israel, not in truth and not in righteousness.
O if only you would actually pay attention to my commandments! Then your peace would become just like a river, and your righteousness like the waves of the sea.
That is why justice has come to be far away from us, and righteousness does not catch up with us. We keep hoping for light, but, look! darkness; for brightness, but in continuous gloom we kept walking.
And justice was forced to move back, and righteousness itself kept standing simply far off. For truth has stumbled even in the public square, and what is straightforward is unable to enter.
But let the one bragging about himself brag about himself because of this very thing, the having of insight and the having of knowledge of me, that I am God, the One exercising lovingkindness, justice and righteousness in the earth; for in these things I do take delight," is the utterance of God.
This is what God has said: "Render justice and righteousness, and deliver the one that is being robbed out of the hand of the defrauder; and do not maltreat any alien resident, fatherless boy or widow. Do them no violence. And do not shed any innocent blood in this place.
Look! There are days coming," is the utterance of God, "and I will raise up to David a righteous sprout. And a king will certainly reign and act with discretion and execute justice and righteousness in the land. In his days Judah will be saved, and Israel itself will reside in security. And this is his name with which he will be called, God is our righteousness.
In those days and at that time I shall make sprout for David a righteous sprout, and he will certainly execute justice and righteousness in the land.
And I will engage you to me for time indefinite, and I will engage you to me in righteousness and in justice and in loving kindness and in mercies.
Sow seed for yourselves in righteousness; reap in accord with loving-kindness. Till for yourselves arable land, when there is time for searching for God until he comes and gives instruction in righteousness to you.
O you who are turning justice into mere wormwood, and the ones who have cast righteousness itself to the earth.
On a crag will horses run, or will one plow there with cattle? For into a poisonous plant you people have turned justice, and the fruitage of righteousness into wormwood.
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In reply Jesus said to him: "Let it be, this time, for in that way it is suitable for us to carry out all that is righteous." Then he quit preventing him.
Stand firm, therefore, with your loins girded about with truth, and having on the breastplate of righteousness.
So, flee from the desires incidental to youth, but pursue righteousness, faith, love, peace, along with those who call upon the Lord out of a clean heart.