Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Proverbs 15:9 in English Standard Version "The way of the wicked is an abomination to the Lord, but he loves him who pursues righteousness." Pr 11:19 Whoever is steadfast in righteousness will live, but he who pursues evil will die. Pr 21:21 Whoever pursues righteousness and kindness will find life, righteousness, and honor. 1Ti 6:11 But as for you, O man of God, flee these things. Pursue righteousness, godliness, faith, love, steadfastness, gentleness.