The Righteous

Could also be titled “The Righteous One” or “The Righteous Ones.”
(can be singular or plural)

This is a subsidiary post of Righteousness.

Contrasting post:  Sinners

Romans 5:19  –  “For as through the one man’s disobedience the many were made sinners, even so through the obedience of the One the many will be made righteous.”  –  Similar in thought to 2 Corinthians 5:21 below.

Luke 5:30, 31, 32  –  “‘…I have not come to call the righteous but sinners to repentance.’”

2 Corinthians 5:21  –  “He made Him who knew no sin to be sin on our behalf, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.”  –  Similar in thought to Romans 5:19 above.

1 Peter 4:18 (quoting Proverbs 11:31)  –  “…IT IS WITH DIFFICULTY THAT THE RIGHTEOUS IS SAVED…”

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Habakkuk 2:4  –  “”Behold, as for the proud one, his soul is not right within him; but the righteous will live by his faith.”

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