40 Benefits Of Righteousness


“Righteousness” and its counterpart, “righteous,” appear 540 times in 520 verses of the Bible. Righteousness is the condition of being in right relationship with the Lord. This can only happen through TOTAL faith and dependence upon Christ.

Righteousness is a gift that comes from the Lord to those who accept what the Lord Jesus Christ has done for them by faith (Rom. 5:17-18).

Below Are 40 Scriptural Verses On The Benefits Of Righteousness

1. I have been young, and now I am old; Yet I have not seen the righteous forsaken, Or his descendants begging bread – Psalm 37:25
2. Tell the righteous it will be well with them, for they will enjoy the fruit of their deeds – Is. 3 : 10
3. The path of the just is as the shining light that shineth more and more unto the perfect day – Proverbs 4:18
4. The seed of the righteous shall be delivered – Proverbs 11:21
5. Wealth is worthless in the day of wrath, but righteousness delivers from death – Proverbs 11:4

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6. He holds success in store for the upright, he is a shield to those whose walk is blameless – Proverbs 2:7
7. He keepeth the paths of judgment, and preserveth the way of his saints – Proverbs 2:8
8. Whoever pursues righteousness and love, finds life, prosperity and honor – Proverbs 21:21
9. For the eyes of the Lord are over the righteous, and his ears are open unto their prayers: but the face of the Lord is against them that do evil – 1 Peter 3:12
10. The righteous person may have many troubles, but the Lord delivers him from them all – Psalmalm 34:19

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11. The righteous shall flourish like a palm tree – Psalm 92:12
12. ………through knowledge the righteous escape – Proverbs 11:9
13. The liPs of the righteous know what finds favor, – Proverbs 10:32
14. The tongue of the just is as choice silver: the heart of the wicked is little worth – Proverbs 10:20
15. Blessings crown the head of the righteous, but violence overwhelms the mouth of the wicked – Proverbs 10:6
16. The memory of the righteous is a blessing, but the name of the wicked will rot – Proverbs 10:7
17. Better the little that the righteous have than the wealth of many wicked; for the power of the wicked will be broken, but the Lord upholds the righteous. – Psalm 37:16-17
18. The name of the Lord is a strong tower: the righteous runneth into it and is safe – Proverbs 18:10
19. For the LORD God is a sun and shield; the LORD bestows favor and honor; no good thing does he withhold from those whose walk is blameless – Psalm 84 : 11
20. The lions may grow weak and hungry, but those who seek the LORD lack no good thing – Psalm 34 : 10
21. What the wicked dreads will overtake him; what the righteous desire will be granted – Proverbs 10: 24

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22. Righteousness exalts a nation, but sin condemns any people – Proverbs 14:34
23. A wicked person earns deceptive wages, but the one who sows righteousness Psalm a sure reward – Proverbs 11:18
24. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well – Matthew 6: 33
25. Whoever trusts in his riches will fall, but the righteous will thrive like a green leaf – Proverbs 11 : 28
26. For surely, O LORD, you bless the righteous; you surround them with your favor as with a shield – Psalm 5 : 12
27. Blessed are those whose way is blameless, who walk in the law of the Lord! – Psalm 119:1
28. The righteous cry and the Lord hears and delivers them out of all their troubles – Psalm 34:17
29. The wicked borroweth, and payeth not again: but the righteous sheweth mercy, and giveth – Psalm 37:21
30. The righteous will inherit the land, And dwell in it forever – Psalm 37:29
31. But the salvation of the righteous is from the Lord; He is their strength in time of trouble – Psalm 37:39
32. Cast your burden upon the Lord, and He will sustain you; He will never allow the righteous to be shaken – Psalm 55:22
33. The Lord will not allow the righteous to hunger. Proverbs 10:3
34. Behold the righteous shall be recompensed in the earth – Proverbs 11:
35. Adversity pursues sinners, But the righteous will be rewarded with prosperity – Proverbs 13:21
36. For a righteous man falls seven times, and rises again – Proverbs 24:16
37. And these will go away into eternal punishment, but the righteous into eternal life.” – Matthew 25:46
38. Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven – Matthew 5:10
39. Surely the righteous will never be shaken; they will be remembered forever – Psalm 112:6.
40. For if by the one man’s offense death reigned through the one, much more those who receive abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness will reign in life through the One, Jesus Christ (Romans 5:17).


  1. Thanks for this message. It has helped me understand more about righteousness which, coincidentally, is our lesson in our Bible Study today (Romans 6:15-23).
    May God bless the author.

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