66 Quotes About Righteousness

  • "Light reveals righteousness, and it also reveals sin."

    - Theodore Epp
    Topics: Light, Righteousness, Sin


  • "Self-righteousness is the devil's masterpiece to make us think well of ourselves."

    - Thomas Adams
    Topics: Pride, Satan, Self-righteousness


  • "He hideth our unrighteousness with His righteousness, He covereth our disobedience with his obedience, He shadoweth our death with His death that the wrath of God cannot find us."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Atonement, Righteousness


  • "Thou must be righteous and holy, before thou canst live righteously and holily."

    - William Gurnall
    Topics: Righteousness, Holiness


  • "Do not look to your hope, but to Christ, the source of your hope."

    - Charles Spurgeon
    Topics: Self-righteousness, Hope


  • "Justification. In popular usage this word means showing proper grounds for. In theological context, however, justification is the judicial act of God declaring one to be righteous by imputation of righteousness to him."

    - John F. Walvoord
    Topics: Justification, Righteousness


  • "That which of all things unfits man for the reception of Christ as a Savior, is not gross profligacy and outward, vehement transgression, but it is self-complacency, fatal self-righteousness and self-sufficiency."

    - Alexander MacLaren
    Topics: Self-righteousness


  • "Your mind is torn between love and righteousness, then honey go righteousness and God will bless you back."

    - Duane Chapman
    Topics: Righteousness


  • "For God does not want to save us by our own but by an extraneous righteousness, one that does not originate in ourselves but comes to us from beyond ourselves, which does not arise on earth but comes from heaven."

    - Martin Luther
    Topics: Atonement, Righteousness


  • "Ah, there is nothing more beautiful than the difference between the thought about sinful creatures which is natural to a holy being, and the thought about sinful creatures which is natural to a self-righteous being. The one is all contempt; the other, all pity."

    - Alexander MacLaren
    Topics: God, Self-righteousness


  • "The One who calls you to a life of righteousness is the One who by our consent lives that life of righteousness through you!"

    - Major Ian Thomas
    Topics: Holiness, Righteousness


  • "The righteousness of Christ is to be magnified - when the righteousness of a Christian is not to be mentioned."

    - William Secker
    Topics: Righteousness


  • "The government of the United States is acknowledged by the wise and good of other nations, to be the most free, impartial, and righteous government of the world; but all agree, that for such a government to be sustained many years, the principles of truth and righteousness, taught in the Holy Scriptures, must be practiced."

    - Assorted Authors
    Topics: Government, Freedom, Righteousness


  • "[Faith] doth not, as doth unbelief and ignorance, show us all things out of order; putting darkness for light, and bitter for sweet; but will set everything in its proper place before our eyes; God and Christ shall be with it, the chiefest good, the most lovely and amiable; a heavenly life shall be of greater esteem, and more desirable, than all the treasures of Egypt! Righteousness and sanctification will be the thing after which it will most vehemently press; because it seeth not only death and damnation as the fruits of sin, but sin also in itself, distinct from the punishment belonging to it, a detestable, horrible, and odious thing."

    - John Bunyan
    Topics: Faith, Righteousness, Sanctification


  • "I believe that a great number of people are going to die and go to hell because they're counting on their religiosity in the church instead of their relationship with Jesus to get them to heaven. They give lip service to repentance and faith, but they've never been born again."

    - Adrian Rogers
    Topics: Hell, Religion, Self-righteousness



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