Dear friend, The path of righteousness, as laid out in the sacred scriptures, calls upon each of us to act with integrity and honor. Our beloved Bible teaches us the significance of leading a life where doing the right thing remains a cornerstone of our actions.
When we think of figures like Daniel, who, in the face of danger, chose to pray to God rather than submit to the king’s decree, we see the essence of moral courage. Similarly, Esther bravely approached the king to save her people, even when it might have led to her downfall.
Dear brothers and sisters, righteousness doesn’t merely mean following a set of rules; it’s about having an unwavering faith guided by divine wisdom. It’s the inner voice that directs us to assist the needy, be truthful in our dealings, and display kindness to both friend and stranger.
While the path may sometimes seem arduous and the weight of doing what is right may feel heavy, remember that we are not alone. The Bible assures us of God’s constant guidance and presence.
Each day, as we strive to walk this path, let us find inspiration from the heroes of our Bible. Their stories serve as timeless reminders that doing the right thing is often a matter of the heart and spirit, anchored firmly in faith.
Dear friends, now let’s see the Bible scriptures below that talk about Doing the Right Thing.
“To do justice and judgment is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice”
“He hath shewed thee, O man, what is good; and what doth the Lord require of thee, but to do justly, and to love mercy, and to walk humbly with thy God?”
“Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin”
“And as ye would that men should do to you, do ye also to them likewise”
“And be not conformed to this world: but be ye transformed by the renewing of your mind, that ye may prove what is that good, and acceptable, and perfect, will of God”
“There is a way which seemeth right unto a man, but the end thereof are the ways of death”
“And let us not be weary in well doing: for in due season we shall reap, if we faint not”
1 Peter 3:8
“Finally, be ye all of one mind, having compassion one of another, love as brethren, be pitiful, be courteous”
“Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven”
“And be ye kind one to another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, even as God for Christ’s sake hath forgiven you”
“Put on therefore, as the elect of God, holy and beloved, bowels of mercies, kindness, humbleness of mind, meekness, longsuffering”
“Thou shalt not avenge, nor bear any grudge against the children of thy people, but thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself: I am the Lord”
“Love worketh no ill to his neighbour: therefore love is the fulfilling of the law”
“Open thy mouth, judge righteously, and plead the cause of the poor and needy”
“And thou shalt do that which is right and good in the sight of the Lord : that it may be well with thee, and that thou mayest go in and possess the good land which the Lord sware unto thy fathers”
“He that walketh uprightly, and worketh righteousness, and speaketh the truth in his heart”
“Learn to do well; seek judgment, relieve the oppressed, judge the fatherless, plead for the widow”
“In all things shewing thyself a pattern of good works: in doctrine shewing uncorruptness, gravity, sincerity”
“Let love be without dissimulation. Abhor that which is evil; cleave to that which is good”
“The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them”
“Therefore all things whatsoever ye would that men should do to you, do ye even so to them: for this is the law and the prophets”
“For I am the Lord that bringeth you up out of the land of Egypt, to be your God: ye shall therefore be holy, for I am holy”
1 John 3:7
“Little children, let no man deceive you: he that doeth righteousness is righteous, even as he is righteous”
2 Chronicles 19:6
“And said to the judges, Take heed what ye do: for ye judge not for man, but for the Lord , who is with you in the judgment”
“In the way of righteousness is life: and in the pathway thereof there is no death”
“Finally, brethren, whatsoever things are true, whatsoever things are honest, whatsoever things are just, whatsoever things are pure, whatsoever things are lovely, whatsoever things are of good report; if there be any virtue, and if there be any praise, think on these things”
1 Thessalonians 5:15
“See that none render evil for evil unto any man; but ever follow that which is good, both among yourselves, and to all men”
“That thou mayest walk in the way of good men, and keep the paths of the righteous”
“Thus speaketh the Lord of hosts, saying, Execute true judgment, and shew mercy and compassions every man to his brother”
“Bring forth therefore fruits worthy of repentance, and begin not to say within yourselves, We have Abraham to our father: for I say unto you, That God is able of these stones to raise up children unto Abraham”
The essence of our faith is grounded in the principle of righteousness. The Bible is replete with tales and teachings that nudge us toward the path of honor and morality. Each verse, each story, serves as a testament to the importance of doing what’s right, even when faced with adversity. As we journey through life, let the scriptures be our guide, reminding us of our purpose and the divine expectations of us. Let’s embrace these teachings, dear friend, and uphold the values they enshrine.