The quality or state of being morally sound
The moral quality of a course of action
Devotion to a sinless life
His "Righteousness" is His fidelity to this purpose.
What the Three Sermons sought to find written small within - a law of inflexible justice or righteousness - part i.
Professedly, Herbert's contention merely is that non-Christians feeling after the " supreme God " and the law of righteousness must have a chance of salvation.
For the Lord is faithful unto those who walk in the righteousness of his commandments (xiv.
Trypho, c. 117); "We honour God in prayer, and offer this as the best and holiest sacrifice with righteousness to the righteous Word" (Clem.