Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thou shalt not wrest judgment; thou shalt not respect persons, neither take a gift: for a gift doth blind the eyes of the wise, and pervert the words of the righteous.

Bible References

Respect

Deuteronomy 1:16
And I charged your judges at that time, saying, Hear between your brothers, and judge righteously between a man and his brother, and the sojourner who is with him.
Deuteronomy 10:17
For LORD your God, he is God of gods, and LORD of lords, the great God, the mighty, and the awesome, who regards not persons, nor takes reward.
Exodus 23:7
Keep thee far from a FALSE matter. And do not kill an innocent and righteous man, for I will not justify a wicked man.
Proverbs 24:23
These also are from the wise: To have respect of persons in judgment is not good.
Acts 10:34
And having opened his mouth, Peter said, In truth, I am overwhelmed that God is not partial,

General references

Exodus 21:26
And if a man smites the eye of his servant, or the eye of his maid, and destroys it, he shall let him go free for his eye's sake.
Exodus 23:6
Thou shall not distort the justice [due] to thy poor in his case.
Leviticus 19:15
Ye shall do no unrighteousness in judgment. Thou shall not respect the person of the poor man, nor honor the person of the mighty man, but thou shall judge thy neighbor in righteousness.
Leviticus 25:14
And if thou sell anything to thy neighbor, or buy of thy neighbor's hand, ye shall not wrong each other.
Deuteronomy 21:2
then thy elders and thy judges shall come forth. And they shall measure to the cities which are round about him who is slain,
Deuteronomy 25:1
If there be a controversy between men, and they come to judgment, and [they] judge them, then they shall justify the righteous, and condemn the iniquitous.
Deuteronomy 27:25
Cursed be he who takes a bribe to kill an innocent man. And all the people shall say, Amen.
2 Chronicles 19:5
And he set judges in the land throughout all the fortified cities of Judah, city by city,
Proverbs 17:23
A wicked man receives a bribe out of the bosom, to pervert the ways of justice.
Proverbs 31:9
Open thy mouth, judge righteously, and minister justice to the poor and needy.
John 7:24
Judge not according to appearance, but judge righteous judgment.
Romans 2:11
For there is no partiality with God.