Found 84 Results for: Righteousness

  • Abram put his faith in the LORD, who credited it to him as an act of righteousness. (Genesis 15, 6)

  • I, Tobit, have walked all the days of my life on the paths of truth and righteousness. I performed many charitable works for my kinsmen and my people who had been deported with me to Nineveh, in Assyria. (Tobit 1, 3)

  • Prayer and fasting are good, but better than either is almsgiving accompanied by righteousness. A little with righteousness is better than abundance with wickedness. It is better to give alms than to store up gold; (Tobit 12, 8)

  • When you turn back to him with all your heart, to do what is right before him, Then he will turn back to you, and no longer hide his face from you. So now consider what he has done for you, and praise him with full voice. Bless the Lord of righteousness, and exalt the King of the ages. In the land of my exile I praise him, and show his power and majesty to a sinful nation. "Turn back, you sinners! do the right before him: perhaps he may look with favor upon you and show you mercy. (Tobit 13, 6)

  • and shall bless the God of the ages in righteousness. Because all the Israelites who are to be saved in those days will truly be mindful of God, they shall be gathered together and go to Jerusalem; in security shall they dwell forever in the land of Abraham, which will be given over to them. Those who sincerely love God shall rejoice, but those who become guilty of sin shall completely disappear from the land. (Tobit 14, 7)

  • The LORD acknowledged my righteousness, rewarded my clean hands. (Psalms 18, 21)

  • So the LORD rewarded my righteousness, the cleanness of my hands in his sight. (Psalms 18, 25)

  • Many who sought to live according to righteousness and religious custom went out into the desert to settle there, (1 Maccabees 2, 29)

  • Kings have a horror of wrongdoing, for by righteousness the throne endures. (Proverbs 16, 12)

  • Remove the wicked from the presence of the king, and his throne is made firm through righteousness. (Proverbs 25, 5)

  • Jesus said to him in reply, "Allow it now, for thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness." Then he allowed him. (Matthew 3, 15)

  • Blessed are they who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be satisfied. (Matthew 5, 6)

“A meditação não é um meio para chegar a Deus, mas um fim. A finalidade da meditação é o amor a Deus e ao próximo.” São Padre Pio de Pietrelcina