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Righteousness

See also Virtuousness.
Amos
prophet of righteousness. [O.T.: Amos]
Astraea
goddess of righteousness. [Gk. Myth.: Walsh Classical, 36]
Benedetto, Don
Catholic teacher of moral precepts. [Ital. Lit.: Bread and Wine]
Dharma
multi-faceted concept of morality, truth, doctrine. [Hindu Rel.: Parrinder, 77]
Do-Right, Dudley
Canadian mountie who can do no wrong. [TV: “The Dudley Do-Right Show” in Terrace, I, 229–230]
Enoch
traditionally seen as paragon of upright man. [O.T.: Genesis 5:21–24]
Everyman
medieval play demonstrating man’s salvation dependent on his righteousness. [Br. Lit.: Everyman]
Josiah
virtuously reforms Jerusalem’s evil ways. [O.T.: II Kings 23:1–20]
Noah
only devout man of time; saved from flood. [O.T.: Genesis 6: 9–22]
Stockmann, Dr. Thomas
despite attempted bribery and intimidation, refuses to suppress evidence that the public baths are a health menace. [Norwegian Lit.: An Enemy of the People; Magill II, 292]
Zosima
elder monk; preaches message of love and forbearance. [Russ. Lit.: Brothers Karamazov]
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Such an understanding of be-dorotav would support the view of Resh Lakish, for it could now be argued that, on the evidence of the text, Noah did indeed live through some righteous generations, yet still merited the Torah's designation of "righteous" and "perfect.
The European Day of the Righteous was approved by the European Parliament on 10 May 2012 and will take place yearly on 6 March to remember all men and women who have stood up against totalitarianism and genocides.
Both he and Eman were later recognized by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations.
The righteous servant, instead, receives Ramadhn with sincere repentance and sincere determination to utilise it and spend his time in doing righteous deeds.
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him bearing the name of the League of the Righteous.
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Margolis said she found her cousin while traveling through Germany and Poland with other teachers on a European studies seminar sponsored by the Jewish Foundation for the Righteous, or JFR.