Hello my beloveds,
Here's your scriptures for today's devotional on Justice. It's a short, straight forward topic. May you all have a safe and peaceful weekend. God bless you all.
"You shall do no injustice in judgement. You shall not be partial to the poor, nor honor the person of the mighty. In righteousness you shall judge your neighbor." ~Leviticus 19:15
"Do not judge according to appearance, but judge with righteous judgment." ~John 7:24
He will judge the world with justice and rule the nations with fairness. ~Psalm 9:8
"You shall not pervert justice; you shall not show partiality, nor take a bribe, for a bribe blinds the eyes of the wisse and twists the words of the righteous. You shall follow what is altogether just, that you may live and inherit the land with the Lord your God is giving you." ~Deuteronomy 16:19-20
[Jesus], whom God displayed publicly as a propitiation in His blood through faith. This was to demonstrate His righteousness, because in the forbearance of God He passed over the sins previously committed. ~Romans 3:25
He will bring forth your righteousness as the light and your judgment as the noonday.
And that no man transgress and defraud his brother in the matter because the Lord is the avenger in all these things, just as we also told you before and solemnly warned you. For God has not called us for the purpose of impurity, but in sanctification. So, he who rejects this is not rejecting man but the God who gives His Holy Spirit to you. ~1 Thessalonians 4:6-8
thus says the Lord; "Execute judgement and righteousness, and deliver the plundered out of the hand of the oppressor. Do no wrong and do no violence to the stranger, the fatherless, or the widow, nor shed innocent blood in this place." ~Jeremiah 22:3
He loveth righteousness and judgment: the earth is full of the goodness of the Lord.
Learn to do good; seek justice, reprove the ruthless, defend the orphan, plead for the widow.
"A bruised reed He will not break, and smoking flax He will not quench, till He sends forth justic to victory." ~Matthew 12:20
Hate evil, love good, and establish justice in the gate! ... ~Amos 5:15
Justice is a joy to the godly, but it causes dismay among evil-doers. ~Proverbs 21:15
Thus speaketh the Lord of hosts, saying, Execute true judgement, and shew mercy and compassions every man to his brother. ~Zechariah 7:9
Blessed are those who keep justice, and he who does righteousness at all times!
The godly know the rights of the poor, the wicked don't care to know. ~Proverbs 29:7
"Does our law condemn anyone without first hearing him to find out what he is doing?"
"I will betroth you to Me forever; yes, I will betroth you to Me in righteousness and justice, in lovingkindness and mercy." ~Hosea 2:19
For the Lord is a God of justice. Blessed are all who wait for Him! ~Isaiah 30:18
"O Jacob My servant, do not fear," declares the Lord, "for I am with you. For I will make a full end of all the nations where I have driven you, yet I will not make a full end of you. but I will correct you properly and by no means leave you unpunished." ~Jeremiah 46:28
It is well with the man who is gracious and lends, he will maintain his cause in judgment.
Moreover I saw under the sun; In the place of judgment, wickedness was there; and in the place of righteousness, iniquity was there. I said in my heart, "God shall judge the righteous and the wicked, for there is a time there for every purpose and for every work." ~Ecclesiastes 3:16-17
"If there is a dispute between men...they come to court, that the judges may judge them, and they justify the righteous and condemn the wicked." Deuteronomy 25:1
But if ye had known what this meaneth, I will have mercy, and not sacrifice, ye would not have condemned the guiltless. ~Matthew 12:7
"You shall not circulate a false report. Do not put your hand with the wicked to be an unrighteous witness. you shall not follow a crowd to do evil: nor shall you testify in a dispute so as to turn aside after many to pervert justice. You shall not show partiality to a poor man in his dispute."
Thus says the Lord, "Preserve justice and do righteousness, for My salvation is about to come and My righteousness to be revealed." ~Isaiah 56:1
Hello my beloveds,