Luke 1:6; Luke 1:17; Luke 2:25; Luke 5:32; Luke 15:7; Luke 18:9; Luke 20:20; Luke 23:47
And they were both righteous before God, walking in all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blameless.
And he shall go before him in the spirit and power of Elias, to turn the hearts of the fathers to the children, and the disobedient to the wisdom of the just; to make ready a people prepared for the Lord.
And, behold , there was a man in Jerusalem, whose name was Simeon; and the same man was just and devout, waiting for the consolation of Israel: and the Holy Ghost was upon him.
I came not to call the righteous, but sinners to repentance.
I say unto you, that likewise joy shall be in heaven over one sinner that repenteth , more than over ninety and nine just persons, which need no repentance.
And he spake this parable unto certain which trusted in themselves that they were righteous, and despised others:
And they watched him, and sent forth spies, which should feign themselves just men, that they might take hold of his words, that so they might deliver him unto the power and authority of the governor.
Now when the centurion saw what was done , he glorified God, saying , Certainly this was a righteous man.