For, behold, we were binding sheaves in the field, and, lo, my sheaf arose, and also stood upright; and, behold, your sheaves stood round about, and made obeisance to my sheaf.
And with the blast of thy nostrils the waters were gathered together, the floods stood upright as an heap, and the depths were congealed in the heart of the sea.
I am the LORD your God, which brought you forth out of the land of Egypt, that ye should not be their bondmen; and I have broken the bands of your yoke, and made you go upright.
Not for thy righteousness, or for the uprightness of thine heart, dost thou go to possess their land: but for the wickedness of these nations the LORD thy God doth drive them out from before thee, and that he may perform the word which the LORD sware unto thy fathers, Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob.
1 Samuel. 29:6
Then Achish called David, and said unto him, Surely, as the LORD liveth, thou hast been upright, and thy going out and thy coming in with me in the host is good in my sight: for I have not found evil in thee since the day of thy coming unto me unto this day: nevertheless the lords favor thee not.
2 Samuel. 22:24
I was also upright before him, and have kept myself from mine iniquity.
2 Samuel. 22:26
With the merciful thou wilt show thyself merciful, and with the upright man thou wilt show thyself upright.
1 Kings. 3:6
And Solomon said, Thou hast showed unto thy servant David my father great mercy, according as he walked before thee in truth, and in righteousness, and in uprightness of heart with thee; and thou hast kept for him this great kindness, that thou hast given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.
1 Kings. 9:4
And if thou wilt walk before me, as David thy father walked, in integrity of heart, and in uprightness, to do according to all that I have commanded thee, and wilt keep my statutes and my judgments:
1 Chronicles. 29:17
I know also, my God, that thou triest the heart, and hast pleasure in uprightness. As for me, in the uprightness of mine heart I have willingly offered all these things: and now have I seen with joy thy people, which are present here, to offer willingly unto thee.
2 Chronicles. 29:34
But the priests were too few, so that they could not flay all the burnt offerings: wherefore their brethren the Levites did help them, till the work was ended, and until the other priests had sanctified themselves: for the Levites were more upright in heart to sanctify themselves than the priests.
There was a man in the land of Uz, whose name was Job; and that man was perfect and upright, and one that feared God, and eschewed evil.
And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that there is none like him in the earth, a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil?
And the LORD said unto Satan, Hast thou considered my servant Job, that there is none like him in the earth, a perfect and an upright man, one that feareth God, and escheweth evil? and still he holdeth fast his integrity, although thou movedst me against him, to destroy him without cause.
Is not this thy fear, thy confidence, thy hope, and the uprightness of thy ways?
If thou wert pure and upright; surely now he would awake for thee, and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous.
I am as one mocked of his neighbour, who calleth upon God, and he answereth him: the just upright man is laughed to scorn.
Upright men shall be astonied at this, and the innocent shall stir up himself against the hypocrite.
My words shall be of the uprightness of my heart: and my lips shall utter knowledge clearly.
If there be a messenger with him, an interpreter, one among a thousand, to shew unto man his uprightness:
He layeth up sound wisdom for the righteous: he is a buckler to them that walk uprightly.
Who leave the paths of uprightness, to walk in the ways of darkness;
For the upright shall dwell in the land, and the perfect shall remain in it.
He that walketh uprightly walketh surely: but he that perverteth his ways shall be known.
The way of the LORD is strength to the upright: but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity.
The integrity of the upright shall guide them: but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.
The righteousness of the upright shall deliver them: but transgressors shall be taken in their own naughtiness.
By the blessing of the upright the city is exalted: but it is overthrown by the mouth of the wicked.
They that are of a froward heart are abomination to the LORD: but such as are upright in their way are his delight.
The words of the wicked are to lie in wait for blood: but the mouth of the upright shall deliver them.
Righteousness keepeth him that is upright in the way: but wickedness overthroweth the sinner.
He that walketh in his uprightness feareth the LORD: but he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him.
The house of the wicked shall be overthrown: but the tabernacle of the upright shall flourish.
The sacrifice of the wicked is an abomination to the LORD: but the prayer of the upright is his delight.
Folly is joy to him that is destitute of wisdom: but a man of understanding walketh uprightly.
The highway of the upright is to depart from evil: he that keepeth his way preserveth his soul.
The wicked shall be a ransom for the righteous, and the transgressor for the upright.
A wicked man hardeneth his face: but as for the upright, he directeth his way.
Better is the poor that walketh in his uprightness, than he that is perverse in his ways, though he be rich.
Whoso causeth the righteous to go astray in an evil way, he shall fall himself into his own pit: but the upright shall have good things in possession.
Whoso walketh uprightly shall be saved: but he that is perverse in his ways shall fall at once.
The bloodthirsty hate the upright: but the just seek his soul.
An unjust man is an abomination to the just: and he that is upright in the way is abomination to the wicked.
Lo, this only have I found, that God hath made man upright; but they have sought out many inventions.
The preacher sought to find out acceptable words: and that which was written was upright, even words of truth.
The way of the just is uprightness: thou, most upright, dost weigh the path of the just.
Let favour be shewed to the wicked, yet will he not learn righteousness: in the land of uprightness will he deal unjustly, and will not behold the majesty of the LORD.
He that walketh righteously, and speaketh uprightly; he that despiseth the gain of oppressions, that shaketh his hands from holding of bribes, that stoppeth his ears from hearing of blood, and shutteth his eyes from seeing evil;
He shall enter into peace: they shall rest in their beds, each one walking in his uprightness.
They are upright as the palm tree, but speak not: they must needs be borne, because they cannot go. Be not afraid of them; for they cannot do evil, neither also is it in them to do good.
Now as he was speaking with me, I was in a deep sleep on my face toward the ground: but he touched me, and set me upright.
And he said unto me, O Daniel, a man greatly beloved, understand the words that I speak unto thee, and stand upright: for unto thee am I now sent. And when he had spoken this word unto me, I stood trembling.
He shall also set his face to enter with the strength of his whole kingdom, and upright ones with him; thus shall he do: and he shall give him the daughter of women, corrupting her: but she shall not stand on his side, neither be for him.
They hate him that rebuketh in the gate, and they abhor him that speaketh uprightly.
O thou that art named the house of Jacob, is the spirit of the LORD straitened? are these his doings? do not my words do good to him that walketh uprightly?
The good man is perished out of the earth: and there is none upright among men: they all lie in wait for blood; they hunt every man his brother with a net.
The best of them is as a brier: the most upright is sharper than a thorn hedge: the day of thy watchmen and thy visitation cometh; now shall be their perplexity.
Behold, his soul which is lifted up is not upright in him: but the just shall live by his faith.
Said with a loud voice, Stand upright on thy feet. And he leaped and walked.
But when I saw that they walked not uprightly according to the truth of the gospel, I said unto Peter before them all, If thou, being a Jew, livest after the manner of Gentiles, and not as do the Jews, why compellest thou the Gentiles to live as do the Jews?