You have become the righteousness of God in Christ.

You have become the righteousness of God in Christ.

“Even if these three men, Noah, Daniel, and Job, were in it, they would deliver only themselves by their righteousness [tsedaqah]” (Ezek 14:14)

“For He made Him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness [dikaiosune] of God in Him.” (2Cor 5:21)

“even the righteousness of God, through faith in Jesus Christ, to all and on all who believe” (Rom 3:22)

“But seek first the kingdom of God and His righteousness, and all these things shall be added to you.” (Matt 6:33)

“Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they shall be filled.” (Matt 5:6)

“And if Christ is in you, the body is dead because of sin, but the Spirit is life because of righteousness.” (Rom 8:10)

“For Christ is the end of the law for righteousness to everyone who believes.” (Rom 10:4)

“being filled with the fruits of righteousness which are by Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.” (Phil 1:11)

“and be found in Him, not having my own righteousness, which is from the law, but that which is through faith in Christ, the righteousness which is from God by faith” (Phil 3:9)

“But you, O man of God, flee these things and pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, gentleness.” (1Tim 6:11)

“For the LORD is righteous, He loves righteousness; His countenance beholds the upright.” (Ps 11:7)

“Oh, continue Your lovingkindness to those who know You, and Your righteousness to the upright in heart.” (Ps 36:10)

“They shall utter the memory of Your great goodness, and shall sing of Your righteousness.” (Ps 145:7)

“But of Him you are in Christ Jesus, who became for us wisdom from God—and righteousness and sanctification and redemption” (1Cor 1:30)

“Awake to righteousness, and do not sin; for some do not have the knowledge of God. I speak this to your shame.” (1Cor 15:34)

Reading: Ezek 12-14; Eph 5