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I do not want to offend another person, nor do I want to offend a righteous and loving God.
VA. HOUSE OF DELEGATES CANDIDATE DEFENDS ANTI-TRANSGENDER COMMENTSMICHAEL K. LAVERSAPRIL 13, 2021WASHINGTON BLADE
The second is social distancing and masking, behaviors now weaponized by the governors of Texas and Mississippi, among others, with the implication that defying public health recommendations represents a righteous statement of freedom.
COVID EXPERTS: WE’RE PUTTING OUT CAMPFIRES BUT THE FOREST FIRE RAGES - FACTS SO ROMANTICROBERT BAZELLMARCH 17, 2021NAUTILUS
She thought about how she could be more compassionate — less “self-righteous” — and stop pushing her brother away.
AFTER CAPITOL RIOTS, DESPERATE FAMILIES TURN TO GROUPS THAT ‘DEPROGRAM’ EXTREMISTSPAULINA VILLEGAS, HANNAH KNOWLESFEBRUARY 5, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Instead of recasting the Lupin role yet again, creators George Kay and François Uzan dreamed up a righteous present-day outlaw who takes inspiration from the books.
THE 5 BEST NEW SHOWS OUR TV CRITIC WATCHED IN JANUARY 2021JUDY BERMANJANUARY 29, 2021TIME
Wolfe fell all over himself applauding Yeager, calling him “the most righteous of all the possessors of the right stuff.”
WHY CHUCK YEAGER CLAIMED HE HAD NO 'RIGHT STUFF'JEFFREY KLUGERDECEMBER 9, 2020TIME
Even so ye also outwardly appear righteous unto men, but inwardly ye are full of hypocrisy and iniquity.
HIS LAST WEEKWILLIAM E. BARTON
These are kept as his law, when obeyed, because of his authority as righteous moral Governor of all.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
All the wrong wrought was his, and yet he sat there, calmly eying me, as though he were a righteous judge and I the culprit.
THE SOLDIER OF THE VALLEYNELSON LLOYD
The want of this on the part of the wicked being a curse, the enjoyment of it by the righteous is a privilege.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
Surely the righteous shall give thanks (confess) unto thy name: the upright shall dwell in thy presence.
THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
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