Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The Israelites turn justice into bitterness; they throw what is fair and right to the ground.
for I rescued the poor who cried out for help, and the orphan who had no one to assist him;
To do righteousness and justice is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice.
For I delight in faithfulness, not simply in sacrifice; I delight in acknowledging God, not simply in whole burnt offerings.
He has told you, O man, what is good, and what the Lord really wants from you: He wants you to promote justice, to be faithful, and to live obediently before your God.
The expert in the law said to him, "That is true, Teacher; you are right to say that he is one, and there is no one else besides him.