Origin of righteousness
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Examples from the Web for righteousness
“Personally, I deal with manners of righteousness and God,” he says.New York’s Most Tragic Ghost Loves Minimalist Swedish Fashion
January 8, 2015
Like Bush, Obama is convinced of the righteousness of his own judgment, and lets all of us know it.Obama Is the New Dubya
June 17, 2014
Woe to you who have fallen away from the righteousness of your ancestors!Did the Southern Baptist ‘Conservative Resurgence’ Fail?
June 1, 2014
The latter provided numbers, passion, righteousness, self-righteousness, and a patina of faux populist clout.The South Has Indeed Risen Again and It’s Called the Tea Party
December 8, 2013
For their part, these men wanted to convince me of the righteousness of their cause.Dining with Al Qaeda
Anna Therese Day
September 13, 2013
We wish peace, but we wish the peace of justice, the peace of righteousness.
Our allies are the millions who hunger and thirst after righteousness.
Morals stand for a code of observances; righteousness for a direction of the life.
We can think of God's Kingdom and righteousness only in the light of the pietistic.
They are thus imposed from without, while righteousness springs from within.
Word Origin and History for righteousness
Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper