Since childbirth is a dirty process that involves women, how could any of us be clean or righteous? We can't and we aren't. We are all unclean, unrighteous, filthy rags.What is man, that he should be clean? and he which is born of a woman, that he should be righteous? Job 15:14
We are all as an unclean thing, and all our righteousnesses are as filthy rags. Isaiah 64:6
Who hath declared from the beginning, that we may know? and beforetime, that we may say, He is righteous? yea, there is none that sheweth, yea, there is none that declareth, yea, there is none that heareth your words. Isaiah 41:26
There is none righteous, no, not one. Romans 3:10
Abel, Lot, Noah, Daniel, Job, David, Zacharias son of Barachias, Elisabeth, and Zechariah were all righteous people.God knows the way of the righteous.
Abel offered unto God a more excellent sacrifice than Cain, by which he obtained witness that he was righteous. Hebrews 11:4
And delivered just Lot, vexed with the filthy conversation of the wicked: (For that righteous man dwelling among them, in seeing and hearing, vexed his righteous soul from day to day with their unlawful deeds;) 2 Peter 2:7-8
[God] spared not the old world, but saved Noah the eighth person, a preacher of righteousness, bringing in the flood upon the world of the ungodly. 2 Peter 2:5
For thee [Noah] have I seen righteous before me. Genesis 7:1
Therefore the LORD hath recompensed me [David] according to my righteousness; according to my cleanness in his eye sight. 2 Samuel 22:25
They [Elisabeth and Zechariah] were both righteous before God, walking in the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless. Luke 1:6
That upon you may come all the righteous blood shed upon the earth, from the blood of righteous Abel unto the blood of Zacharias son of Barachias, whom ye slew between the temple and the altar. Matthew 23:35Therefore the ungodly shall not stand in the judgment, nor sinners in the congregation of the righteous. For the LORD knoweth the way of the righteous: but the way of the ungodly shall perish. Psalm 1:5-6
His eyes are always on them.The eyes of the LORD are upon the righteous. Psalm 34:15, 1 Peter 3:12
Righteous people rejoice in the Lord.Be glad in the LORD, and rejoice, ye righteous. Psalm 32:11
The voice of rejoicing and salvation is in the tabernacles of the righteous. Psalm 118:15
Their horns will be exalted.The horns of the righteous shall be exalted. Psalm 75:10
Righteous people are never forsaken and are never hungry.Yet have I not seen the righteous forsaken, nor his seed begging bread. Psalm 37:25
The LORD will not suffer the soul of the righteous to famish. Proverbs 10:3
The righteous eateth to the satisfying of his soul. Proverbs 13:25
Among the righteous there is favour. Proverbs 14:9
Whoever hates them will be desolate.They that hate the righteous shall be desolate. Psalm 34:21Righteous people will rejoice when they see God's vengeance; they will wash their feet in wicked people's blood.The righteous shall rejoice when he seeth the vengeance: he shall wash his feet in the blood of the wicked. Psalm 58:10God makes righteous people wise.
The righteous also shall see ... and shall laugh at him. Psalm 52:6He [God] layeth up sound wisdom for the righteous. Proverbs 2:7He will never allow them to be moved.He shall never suffer the righteous to be moved. Psalm 55:22Follow righteous people.Keep the paths of the righteous. Proverbs 2:20God loves righteous people.The LORD loveth the righteous. Psalm 146:9He tells his secret to them.His [God's] secret is with the righteous. Proverbs 3:32Righteous people's mouths are wells of life.The mouth of a righteous man is a well of life. Proverbs 10:11Righteous people will enter through God's gate.This gate of the LORD, into which the righteous shall enter. Psalm 118:20The rod of the wicked won't touch righteous people.The rod of the wicked shall not rest upon the lot of the righteous. Psalm 125:3Righteous people get paid with life.The labour of the righteous tendeth to life. Proverbs 10:16Righteous people's lips feed people and know what to say.The lips of the righteous feed many. Proverbs 10:21Righteous people get whatever they want.
The lips of the righteous know what is acceptable. Proverbs 10:32The desire of the righteous shall be granted. Proverbs 10:24Righteous people can smite other people. (It won't break their heads.)Let the righteous smite me; it shall be a kindness: and let him reprove me; it shall be an excellent oil, which shall not break my head. Psalm 141:5When righteous people hope they become glad.The hope of the righteous shall be gladness. Proverbs 10:28Righteous people hang around forever.The righteous shall never be removed. Proverbs 10:30They are never forgotten.The righteous shall be in everlasting remembrance. Psalm 112:6Righteous people get out of trouble.The righteous is delivered out of trouble. Proverbs 11:8When things go well with righteous people, the city is happy.When it goeth well with the righteous, the city rejoiceth. Proverbs 11:10The children of righteous people will be saved.The seed of the righteous shall be delivered. Proverbs 11:21Righteous people want what is good.The desire of the righteous is only good. Proverbs 11:23Rightous people grow like a branches.The righteous shall flourish as a branch. Proverbs 11:28Righteous people thank God.The righteous shall give thanks. Psalm 140:13Righteous people's fruit is the same as the fruit of the tree of life.The fruit of the righteous is a tree of life. Proverbs 11:30Good things happen to righteous people.The righteous shall be recompensed in the earth. Proverbs 11:31Righteous people's roots can't be removed and always yield fruit.
To the righteous good shall be repayed. Proverbs 13:21The root of the righteous shall not be moved and always yield fruit. Proverbs 12:3Righteous people are always right.
The root of the righteous yieldeth fruit. Proverbs 12:12The thoughts of the righteous are right. Proverbs 12:5Righteous people's houses never fall down.
It is not good to ... overthrow the righteous in judgment. Proverbs 18:5The house of the righteous shall stand. Proverbs 12:7Righteous people are kind to animals.A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast. Proverbs 12:10Righteous people are better than their neighbors.The righteous is more excellent than his neighbour. Proverbs 12:26Righteous people hate lying.A righteous man hateth lying. Proverbs 13:5Rightous people have happy lights.The light of the righteous rejoiceth. Proverbs 13:9Wicked people bow before righteous people.The evil bow before the good; and the wicked at the gates of the righteous. Proverbs 14:19Righteous people die hopeful deaths.The righteous hath hope in his death. Proverbs 14:32Righteous people have lots of stuff.In the house of the righteous is much treasure. Proverbs 15:6Navigation is easy for righteous people.The way of the righteous is made plain. Proverbs 15:19Righteous people are safe since they run to the name of the Lord.The name of the LORD is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it, and is safe. Proverbs 18:10Righteous men look at the houses of wicked people.The righteous man wisely considereth the house of the wicked. Proverbs 21:12Wicked people are ransoms for righteous people.The wicked shall be a ransom for the righteous. Proverbs 21:18Righteous people are generous givers.The righteous giveth and spareth not. Proverbs 21:26Happiness is being the father of a righteous child.The father of the righteous shall greatly rejoice. Proverbs 23:24Wicked people should stay away from righteous people's houses.Lay not wait, O wicked man, against the dwelling of the righteous. Proverbs 24:15Righteous people should not give in to wicked people.A righteous man falling down before the wicked is as a troubled fountain. Proverbs 25:26Righteous people are as bold as lions.The righteous are bold as a lion. Proverbs 28:1When righteous people rule, everyone is happy.When the righteous are in authority, the people rejoice. Proverbs 29:2Righteous people are happy and sing a lot.The righteous doth sing and rejoice. Proverbs 28:6Righteous people help the poor.The righteous considereth the cause of the poor. Proverbs 29:7When wicked people multiply, bad things happen. But righteous people see the wicked fall.When the wicked are multiplied, transgression increaseth: but the righteous shall see their fall. Proverbs 29:16God directs the work of righteous people.The righteous, and the wise, and their works, are in the hand of God. Ecclesiastes 9:1The same things happen to righteous and wicked people.There is one event to the righteous, and to the wicked. Ecclesiastes 9:2Tell righteous people that everything will turn out well for them.Say ye to the righteous, that it shall be well with him. Isaiah 3:10Woe to those who drink wine and mix drinks, and thereby remove the righteousness from righteous men.Woe unto them that are mighty to drink wine, and men of strength to mingle strong drink: Which justify the wicked for reward, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him! Isaiah 5:22-23Righteous people die to save themselves from a future evil.The righteous perisheth, and no man layeth it to heart: and merciful men are taken away, none considering that the righteous is taken away from the evil to come. Isaiah 57:1God will judge righteous men as though they were adulteresses and menstruating women.The righteous men, they shall judge them after the manner of adulteresses, and after the manner of women that shed blood; because they are adulteresses, and blood is in their hands. Ezekiel 23:45The righteousness of righteous people won't help them when they sin.The righteousness of the righteous shall not deliver him in the day of his transgression. Ezekiel 33:12Learn how to identify righteous and wicked people.Discern between the righteous and the wicked. Malachi 3:18To get to heaven you must be more righteous than the scribes and Pharisees.Except your righteousness shall exceed the righteousness of the scribes and Pharisees, ye shall in no case enter into the kingdom of heaven. Matthew 5:20Many righteous men and prophets wanted to see and hear Jesus, but couldn't.For verily I say unto you, That many prophets and righteous men have desired to see those things which ye see, and have not seen them; and to hear those things which ye hear, and have not heard them. Matthew 13:17Jesus's generation is responsible for spilling all the righteous blood from Abel to Zacharias son of Barachias.That upon you may come all the righteous blood shed upon the earth, from the blood of righteous Abel unto the blood of Zacharias son of Barachias, whom ye slew between the temple and the altar. Verily I say unto you, All these things shall come upon this generation. Matthew 23:35Dead righteous people will ask Jesus when they saw him hungry or thirsty while they were alive.Then shall the righteous answer him, saying, Lord, when saw we thee an hungred, and fed thee? or thirsty, and gave thee drink? Matthew 25:37Righteous people will live forever after they die.And these shall go away into everlasting punishment: but the righteous into life eternal. Matthew 25:46The prayers of righteous men are very powerful.The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much. James 5:16Righteous people will shine like the sun.Then shall the righteous shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Matthew 13:43Righteous people should stay righteous.He that is righteous, let him be righteous still. Revelation 22:11