Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Thou art of purer eyes than to behold evil, and canst not look on iniquity: wherefore lookest thou upon them that deal treacherously, and holdest thy tongue when the wicked devoureth the man that is more righteous than he?
Behold, he putteth no trust in his holy ones; Yea, the heavens are not clean in his sight:
For thou art not a God that hath pleasure in wickedness: Evil shall not sojourn with thee.
Jehovah is in his holy temple; Jehovah, his throne is in heaven; His eyes behold, his eyelids try, the children of men.
The eyes of Jehovah are toward the righteous, And his ears are open unto their cry.
1 Peter 1:15
but like as he who called you is holy, be ye yourselves also holy in all manner of living;
Why standest thou afar off, O Jehovah? Why hidest thou thyself in times of trouble?
For I was envious at the arrogant, When I saw the prosperity of the wicked.
Righteous art thou, O Jehovah, when I contend with thee; yet would I reason the cause with thee: wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper? wherefore are all they at ease that deal very treacherously?
A grievous vision is declared unto me; the treacherous man dealeth treacherously, and the destroyer destroyeth. Go up, O Elam; besiege, O Media; all the sighing thereof have I made to cease.
Woe to thee that destroyest, and thou wast not destroyed; and dealest treacherously, and they dealt not treacherously with thee! When thou hast ceased to destroy, thou shalt be destroyed; and when thou hast made an end of dealing treacherously, they shall deal treacherously with thee.
For if thou altogether holdest thy peace at this time, then will relief and deliverance arise to the Jews from another place, but thou and thy father's house will perish: and who knoweth whether thou art not come to the kingdom for such a time as this?
Thou hast seen it, O Jehovah; keep not silence: O Lord, be not far from me.
Our God cometh, and doth not keep silence: A fire devoureth before him, And it is very tempestuous round about him.
O God, keep not thou silence: Hold not thy peace, and be not still, O God.
Open thy mouth for the dumb, In the cause of all such as are left desolate.
Wilt thou refrain thyself for these things, O Jehovah? wilt thou hold thy peace, and afflict us very sore?
Why dost thou show me iniquity, and look upon perverseness? for destruction and violence are before me; and there is strife, and contention riseth up.
2 Samuel 4:11
How much more, when wicked men have slain a righteous person in his own house upon his bed, shall I not now require his blood of your hand, and take you away from the earth?
1 Kings 2:32
And Jehovah will return his blood upon his own head, because he fell upon two men more righteous and better than he, and slew them with the sword, and my father David knew it not, to wit , Abner the son of Ner, captain of the host of Israel, and Amasa the son of Jether, captain of the host of Judah.
The wicked plotteth against the just, And gnasheth upon him with his teeth.
Be merciful unto me, O God; for man would swallow me up: All the day long he fighting oppresseth me.
him, being delivered up by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, ye by the hand of lawless men did crucify and slay:
The God of Abraham, and of Isaac, and of Jacob, the God of our fathers, hath glorified his Servant Jesus; whom ye delivered up, and denied before the face of Pilate, when he had determined to release him.
If there be a controversy between men, and they come unto judgment, and the judges judge them; then they shall justify the righteous, and condemn the wicked;