Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thou shalt not follow a multitude to do evil; neither shalt thou speak in a cause to decline after many to wrest judgment:

Bible References

To decline

Exodus 23:6
You shall not pervert the justice due to your needy brother in his dispute.
Leviticus 19:15
You shall do no injustice in judgment; you shall not be partial to the poor nor defer to the great, but you are to judge your neighbor fairly.
Deuteronomy 1:17
You shall not show partiality in judgment; you shall hear the small and the great alike. You shall not fear man, for the judgment is God’s. The case that is too hard for you, you shall bring to me, and I will hear it.’
Psalm 72:2
May he judge Your people with righteousness
And Your afflicted with justice.
Jeremiah 37:15
Then the officials were angry at Jeremiah and beat him, and they put him in jail in the house of Jonathan the scribe, which they had made into the prison.
Jeremiah 38:5
So King Zedekiah said, “Behold, he is in your hands; for the king can do nothing against you.”
Ezekiel 9:9
Then He said to me, “The iniquity of the house of Israel and Judah is very, very great, and the land is filled with blood and the city is full of perversion; for they say, ‘The Lord has forsaken the land, and the Lord does not see!’
Haggai 1:4
“Is it time for you yourselves to dwell in your paneled houses while this house lies desolate?”

General references

Exodus 23:6
You shall not pervert the justice due to your needy brother in his dispute.
Leviticus 19:15
You shall do no injustice in judgment; you shall not be partial to the poor nor defer to the great, but you are to judge your neighbor fairly.
Deuteronomy 27:19
Cursed is he who distorts the justice due an alien, orphan, and widow.’ And all the people shall say, ‘Amen.’
Job 13:8
“Will you show partiality for Him?
Will you contend for God?