righteousness


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the quality or state of being morally sound

the moral quality of a course of action

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It's encouraging to remember that we're made right with God -- led to righteousness, as Daniel would say--through faith in Jesus (Romans 3:21-22).
3 ( ANI ): The Bharatiya Jananta Party (BJP) on Thursday asserted that all the countries across the globe are with India because our Indian policy is based on righteousness.
It depicts a rare precedence of steadfastness against the forces of cruelties on the one hand while on the other conveys a message of commitment to remain adamant in line with their faith of maintaining supremacy of righteousness.
The Jewish people were expecting for centuries a messiah, a liberator who would save them from the atrocities of foreign rule and usher in an era of righteousness and this expectation is reflected in the prophesies of the prophets of the Old Testament of the Bible, a common source to both the Jews and Christians.
He thanked Shaikh Khalifa for enriching social work and promoting the values of loyalty and righteousness to parents.
draws from historical analysis and some contemporary theologians to describe three forms of righteousness (governing, justifying, and conforming) that align with God's action as creator, redeemer, and sanctifier.
If the law in its political use is obeyed, then an "external," "civic" righteousness is achieved, to which Luther assigned the highest value.
Consider, for instance, the Qur'anic verse: 'It is not righteousness (al-birr) that ye turn your faces towards east or west; but it is righteousness - to believe in God and the Last Day, and the Angels, and the Book, and the Messengers; to spend of your substance, out of love for Him, for your kin, for orphans, for the needy, for the wayfarer, for those who ask, and for the ransom of slaves; to be steadfast in prayer, and practice regular charity; to fulfill the contracts which ye have made; and to be firm and patient, in pain (or suffering) and adversity, and throughout all periods of panic.
The Plea for Righteousness is an astonishing account that will change the world.
The fate of justice and righteousness during David's reign; rereading the court history and its ethics according to 2 Samuel 8:15-20:26.
This mentality is characterized by its emphasis on monopolizing all values, claiming knowledge and wisdom, and adhering to righteousness "like the ring adheres to a finger.
Where there is righteousness in the heart, there is beauty in the character .
Authentic commentators have translated the comprehensive word "taqwa" as "self-restraint" in its widest sense of guarding one's tongue, hand and heart from evil and, hence, as righteousness, piety and good conduct.
We are informed that these were written: "That men may know wisdom and instruction, understand words of insight, receive instruction in wise dealing, righteousness, justice and equity; that prudence may be given to the simple, knowledge and discretion to the youth.
Now, "strive first for the kingdom of God and his righteousness .