‘upright’….. mentioned in the Holy Bible (KJV)

I was also upright before him,
and have kept myself from mine iniquity. – 2 Samuel 22:24

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I am no preacher, but, am a prime sinner and living in this world in HIS mercy. For a sinner like me too, when I read “The Holy Bible” KJV, the following verses were given in the context of “upright… ”.

Genesis 37:7 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.

Exodus 15:8 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.

Leviticus 26:13 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.

Deuteronomy 9:5 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 favour 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 shew thyself merciful,
and with the upright man
thou wilt shew thyself upright.

1 Kings 3:6 And Solomon said,
Thou hast shewed 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.

Job 1:1 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.

Job 1:8 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?

Job 2:3 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.

Job 4:6 Is not this thy fear,
thy confidence,
thy hope,
and the uprightness of thy ways?

Job 8:6 If thou wert pure and upright;
surely now he would awake for thee,
and make the habitation of thy righteousness prosperous.

Job 12:4 I am as one mocked of his neighbour,
who calleth upon God,
and he answereth him:
the just upright man is laughed to scorn.

Job 17:8 Upright men shall be astonied at this,
and the innocent shall stir up himself against the hypocrite.

Job 33:3 My words shall be of the uprightness of my heart:
and my lips shall utter knowledge clearly.

Job 33:23 If there be a messenger with him,
an interpreter,
one among a thousand,
to shew unto man his uprightness:

Psalms 7:10 My defence is of God,
which saveth the upright in heart.

Psalms 9:8 And he shall judge the world in righteousness,
he shall minister judgment to the people in uprightness.

Psalms 11:2 For, lo, the wicked bend their bow,
they make ready their arrow upon the string,
that they may privily shoot at the upright in heart.

Psalms 11:7 For the righteous LORD loveth righteousness;
his countenance doth behold the upright.

Psalms 15:2 He that walketh uprightly,
and worketh righteousness,
and speaketh the truth in his heart.

Psalms 18:23 I was also upright before him,
and I kept myself from mine iniquity.

Psalms 18:25 With the merciful thou wilt shew thyself merciful;
with an upright man thou wilt shew thyself upright;

Psalms 19:13 Keep back thy servant also from presumptuous sins;
let them not have dominion over me: then shall I be upright,
and I shall be innocent from the great transgression.

Psalms 20:8 They are brought down and fallen: but we are risen,
and stand upright.

Psalms 25:8 Good and upright is the LORD:
therefore will he teach sinners in the way.

Psalms 25:21 Let integrity
and uprightness preserve me;
for I wait on thee.

Psalms 32:11 Be glad in the LORD,
and rejoice, ye righteous:
and shout for joy,
all ye that are upright in heart.

Psalms 33:1 Rejoice in the LORD,
O ye righteous:
for praise is comely for the upright.

Psalms 36:10 O continue thy lovingkindness
unto them that know thee;
and thy righteousness to the upright in heart.

Psalms 37:14 The wicked have drawn out the sword,
and have bent their bow, to cast down the poor and needy,
and to slay such as be of upright conversation.

Psalms 37:18 The LORD knoweth the days of the upright:
and their inheritance shall be for ever.

Psalms 37:37 Mark the perfect man,and behold the upright:
for the end of that man is peace.

Psalms 49:14 Like sheep they are laid in the grave;
death shall feed on them;
and the upright shall have dominion over them in the morning;
and their beauty shall consume in the grave from their dwelling.

Psalms 58:1 Do ye indeed speak righteousness,
O congregation?
do ye judge uprightly,
O ye sons of men?

Psalms 64:10 The righteous shall be glad in the LORD,
and shall trust in him;
and all the upright in heart shall glory.

Psalms 75:2 When I shall receive the congregation
I will judge uprightly.

Psalms 84:11 For the LORD God is a sun and shield:
the LORD will give grace and glory:
no good thing will he withhold
from them that walk uprightly.

Psalms 92:15 To shew that the LORD is upright:
he is my rock,
and there is no unrighteousness in him.

Psalms 94:15 But judgment shall return unto righteousness:
and all the upright in heart shall follow it.

Psalms 97:11 Light is sown for the righteous,
and gladness for the upright in heart.

Psalms 111:1 Praise ye the LORD.
I will praise the LORD with my whole heart,
in the assembly of the upright,
and in the congregation.

Psalms 111:8 They stand fast for ever and ever,
and are done in truth and uprightness.

Psalms 112:2 His seed shall be mighty upon earth:
the generation of the upright shall be blessed.

Psalms 112:4 Unto the upright there ariseth
light in the darkness: he is gracious,
and full of compassion,
and righteous.

Psalms 119:7 I will praise thee with uprightness of heart,
when I shall have learned thy righteous judgments.

Psalms 119:137 Righteous art thou, O LORD,
and upright are thy judgments.

Psalms 125:4 Do good, O LORD,
unto those that be good,
and to them that are upright in their hearts.

Psalms 140:13 Surely the righteous shall give
thanks unto thy name:
the upright shall dwell in thy presence.

Psalms 143:10 Teach me to do thy will;
for thou art my God:
thy spirit is good;
lead me into the land of uprightness.

Proverbs 2:7 He layeth up sound wisdom
for the righteous: he is a buckler
to them that walk uprightly.

Proverbs 2:13 Who leave the paths of uprightness,
to walk in the ways of darkness;

Proverbs 2:21 For the upright shall dwell in the land,
and the perfect shall remain in it.

Proverbs 10:9 He that walketh uprightly walketh surely:
but he that perverteth his ways shall be known.

Proverbs 10:29 The way of the LORD is strength
to the upright:
but destruction shall be to the workers of iniquity.

Proverbs 11:3 The integrity of the upright
shall guide them:
but the perverseness of transgressors shall destroy them.

Proverbs 11:6 The righteousness of the upright
shall deliver them:
but transgressors shall be taken
in their own naughtiness.

Proverbs 11:11 By the blessing of the upright
the city is exalted:
but it is overthrown by the mouth of the wicked.

Proverbs 11:20 They that are of a froward heart are
abomination to the LORD:
but such as are upright in their way are his delight.

Proverbs 12:6 The words of the wicked are
to lie in wait for blood:
but the mouth of the upright shall deliver them.

Proverbs 13:6 Righteousness keepeth him
that is upright in the way:
but wickedness overthroweth the sinner.

Proverbs 14:2 He that walketh in his uprightness
feareth the LORD:
but he that is perverse in his ways despiseth him.

Proverbs 14:11 The house of the wicked shall be overthrown:
but the tabernacle of the upright shall flourish.

Proverbs 15:8 The sacrifice of the wicked is
an abomination to the LORD:
but the prayer of the upright is his delight.

Proverbs 15:21 Folly is joy to him
that is destitute of wisdom:
but a man of understanding walketh uprightly.

Proverbs 16:17 The highway of the upright is
to depart from evil:
he that keepeth his way preserveth his soul.

Proverbs 21:18 The wicked shall be a ransom
for the righteous,
and the transgressor for the upright.

Proverbs 21:29 A wicked man hardeneth his face:
but as for the upright, he directeth his way.

Proverbs 28:6 Better is the poor
that walketh in his uprightness,
than he that is perverse in his ways,
though he be rich.

Proverbs 28:10 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.

Proverbs 28:18 Whoso walketh uprightly shall be saved:
but he that is perverse in his ways shall fall at once.

Proverbs 29:10 The bloodthirsty hate the upright:
but the just seek his soul.

Proverbs 29:27 An unjust man is
an abomination to the just:
and he that is upright in the way is
abomination to the wicked.

Ecclesiastes 7:29 Lo, this only have I found,
that God hath made man upright;
but they have sought out many inventions.

Ecclesiastes 12:10 The preacher sought
to find out acceptable words:
and that which was written was upright,
even words of truth.

Song of Solomon 1:4 Draw me, we will run after thee:
the king hath brought me into his chambers:
we will be glad and rejoice in thee,
we will remember thy love more than wine:
the upright love thee.

Isaiah 26:7 The way of the just is uprightness:
thou, most upright, dost weigh the path of the just.

Isaiah 26:10 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.

Isaiah 33:15 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;

Isaiah 57:2 He shall enter into peace:
they shall rest in their beds,
each one walking in his uprightness.

Jeremiah 10:5 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.

Daniel 8:18 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.

Daniel 10:11 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.

Daniel 11:17 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.

Amos 5:10 They hate him that rebuketh in the gate,
and they abhor him that speaketh uprightly.

Micah 2:7 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?

Micah 7:2 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.

Micah 7:4 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.

Habakkuk 2:4 Behold, his soul which is lifted up
is not upright in him:
but the just shall live by his faith.

Acts 14:10 Said with a loud voice,
Stand upright on thy feet.
And he leaped and walked.

Galatians 2:14 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?

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About David Mathi Raj Samuel
I am engaged in the computer field since 1977, particularly in Documentation, Desktop Publishing & Training field since 1986. The design work provides me creative satisfaction and motivates me to look for more challenging activities. I have a taste for Technical Writing. Presently, I am a Freelancer. My SME (Subject-Matter Expert) is "The Holy Bible (KJV)" and publishing the "Subject" from the Holy Bible only. I use CorelDraw X5 & X6 to create my flyers. I emphasize, that, I am no preacher, I am nothing special, but, an average man. Personally, I am from the bottom of the society, Tamil speaking 'Adhi-Dravida' community in Tamil Nadu, India. Father was Head-master of a municipal Higher Secondary School, passed at the age of 50 (05/05/1922 – 03/07/1972). Mother was a Teacher in a Municipal Higher Secondary School, passed after her retirement (08/04/1927 – 17/12/1993). Now I am living in New Delhi, India.

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