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And the king commanded, and they brought those men which had accused Daniel, and they cast them into the den of lions, them, their children, and their wives; and the lions had the mastery of them, and brake all their bones in pieces or ever they came at the bottom of the den.
And they brought
shall investigate thoroughly, and if the witness is a false witness and he has accused his brother falsely,
So they hanged Haman on the gallows which he had prepared for Mordecai, and the king’s anger subsided.
when it came to the king’s attention, he commanded by letter that his wicked scheme which he had devised against the Jews, should return on his own head and that he and his sons should be hanged on the gallows.
The righteous is delivered from trouble,
But the wicked
takes his place.
But the wicked
Fathers shall not be put to death for their sons, nor shall sons be put to death for their fathers; everyone shall be put to death for his own sin.
Then Joshua and all Israel with him, took Achan the son of Zerah, the silver, the mantle, the bar of gold, his sons, his daughters, his
oxen, his donkeys, his sheep, his tent and all that belonged to him; and they brought them up to the valley of Achor.
2 Kings 14:6
But the sons of the
slayers he did not put to death, according to what is written in the book of the Law of Moses, as the Lord commanded, saying, “ The fathers shall not be put to death for the sons, nor the sons be put to death for the fathers; but each shall be put to death for his own sin.”
the ten sons of Haman the son of Hammedatha, the Jews’ enemy; but they did not lay their hands on the plunder.
For this reason, because the king’s
command was urgent and the furnace had been made extremely hot, the flame of the fire slew those men who carried up Shadrach, Meshach and Abed-nego.
He will recompense the evil to my foes; Destroy them in Your faithfulness.
“I composed my soul until morning. Like a lion—so He breaks all my bones,
day until night You make an end of me.