Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


Thus saith the Lord GOD; Let it suffice you, O princes of Israel: remove violence and spoil, and execute judgment and justice, take away your exactions from my people, saith the Lord GOD.

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Let it

Ezekiel 44:6
And thou shall say to the rebellious, even to the house of Israel, Thus says lord LORD: O ye house of Israel, let it suffice you of all your abominations,
1 Peter 4:3
For enough time of life has past for you to accomplish the will of the Gentiles, having gone in debaucheries, lusts, excesses of wine, revelings, drinking parties, and lawless idolatries.


Nehemiah 5:10
And I likewise, my brothers and my servants, lend them money and grain. I pray you, let us leave off this usury.
Psalm 82:2
How long will ye judge unjustly, and respect the persons of the wicked? Selah.
Isaiah 1:17
Learn to do good. Seek justice, relieve the oppressed, judge the fatherless, plead for the widow.
Jeremiah 22:3
Thus says LORD: Execute ye justice and righteousness. And deliver him who is robbed out of the hand of the oppressor. And do no wrong. Do no violence to the sojourner, the fatherless, nor the widow, neither shed innocent blood in t
Zechariah 8:16
These are the things that ye shall do: Speak ye every man the truth with his neighbor. Execute the judgment of truth and peace in your gates.
Luke 3:14
And men who were soldiers also questioned him, saying, And we, what should we do? And he said to them, Do violence to no man, nor accuse falsely, and be content with your wages.

Take away

Nehemiah 5:1
Then there arose a great cry of the people and of their wives against their brothers the Jews.
1 Corinthians 6:7
Now therefore it is indeed altogether a defeat for you because ye have legal disputes against yourselves. Why not rather be wronged? Why not rather be defrauded?


Job 20:19
For he has oppressed and forsaken the poor. He has violently taken away a house, and he shall not build it up.
Job 22:9
Thou have sent widows away empty, and the arms of the fatherless have been broken.
Job 24:2
There are [men] who remove the landmarks. They take away flocks violently, and feed them.
Micah 2:1
Woe to those who devise iniquity and work evil upon their beds! When the morning is light they practice it, because it is in the power of their hand.

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1 Samuel 10:25
Then Samuel told the people the manner of the kingdom, and wrote it in a book, and laid it up before LORD. And Samuel sent all the people away, every man to his house.