Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But with righteousness shall he judge the poor, and reprove with equity for the meek of the earth: and he shall smite the earth with the rod of his mouth, and with the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked.
For the meek
And he shall
With the breath
See, a king will be ruling in righteousness, and chiefs will give right decisions.
2 Samuel 8:15
And David was king over all Israel, judging and giving right decisions for all his people.
2 Samuel 23:2
The spirit of the Lord had voice through me, his word was on my tongue.
1 Kings 10:8
Happy are your wives, happy are these your servants whose place is ever before you, hearing your words of wisdom.
Your seat of power, O God, is for ever and ever; the rod of your kingdom is a rod of honour.
Give the king your authority, O God, and your righteousness to the king's son.
See, the days are coming, says the Lord, when I will give to David a true Branch, and he will be ruling as king, acting wisely, doing what is right, and judging uprightly in the land.
In those days and at that time, I will let a Branch of righteousness come up for David; and he will be a judge in righteousness in the land.
The blind see; those who were not able to, are walking; lepers are made clean; those who were without hearing, now have their ears open; the dead come to life again, and the poor have the good news given to them.
And the heaven was open; and I saw a white horse, and he who was seated on it was named Certain and True; and he is judging and making war in righteousness.
Take pleasure in well-doing; let your ways be upright, keep down the cruel, give a right decision for the child who has no father, see to the cause of the widow.
Let your mouth be open for those who have no voice, in the cause of those who are ready for death.
They have become fat and strong: they have gone far in works of evil: they give no support to the cause of the child without a father, so that they may do well; they do not see that the poor man gets his rights.
For the meek
And the poor will have their joy in the Lord increased, and those in need will be glad in the Holy One of Israel.
The spirit of the Lord is on me, because I am marked out by him to give good news to the poor; he has sent me to make the broken-hearted well, to say that the prisoners will be made free, and that those in chains will see the light again;
Make search for the Lord, all you quiet ones of the earth, who have done what is right in his eyes; make search for righteousness and a quiet heart: it may be that you will be safely covered in the day of the Lord's wrath.
Happy are the gentle: for the earth will be their heritage.
2 Corinthians 10:1
Now I, Paul, myself make request to you by the quiet and gentle behaviour of Christ, I who am poor in spirit when with you, but who say what is in my mind to you without fear when I am away from you:
Gentle behaviour, control over desires: against such there is no law.
To say no evil of any man, not to be fighters, to give way to others, to be gentle in behaviour to all men.
Who has wisdom and good sense among you? let him make his works clear by a life of gentle wisdom.
And he shall
By the breath of God destruction takes them, and by the wind of his wrath they are cut off.
They will be ruled by you with a rod of iron; they will be broken like a potter's vessel.
And by him the hearts of fathers will be turned to their children, and the hearts of children to their fathers; for fear that I may come and put the earth under a curse.
2 Thessalonians 2:8
And then will come the revelation of that evil one, whom the Lord Jesus will put to death with the breath of his mouth, and give to destruction by the revelation of his coming;
And he had in his right hand seven stars: and out of his mouth came a sharp two-edged sword: and his face was like the sun shining in its strength.
See, then, that you have a change of heart; or I will come to you quickly, and will make war against them with the sword of my mouth.
And out of his mouth comes a sharp sword, with which he overcomes the nations: and he has rule over them with a rod of iron: and he is crushing with his feet the grapes of the strong wrath of God the Ruler of all.
With the breath
For a place of fire has long been ready; yes, it has been made ready for the king; he has made it deep and wide: it is massed with fire and much wood; the breath of the Lord, like a stream of fire, puts a light to it.
There went up a smoke from his nose, and a fire of destruction from his mouth: flames were lighted by it.
But Saul, still burning with desire to put to death the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest,
Then let Aaron and his sons come to the door of the Tent of meeting; and after washing them with water,
And part of the meal of the offering and part of the oil and all the perfume is to be burned for a sign by the priest: it is an offering made by fire to the Lord.
Then let a full search be made, and let questions be put with care; and if it is true and certain that such a disgusting thing has been done among you;
If there is an argument between men and they go to law with one another, let the judges give their decision for the upright, and against the wrongdoer.
And he will be the judge of the world in righteousness, giving true decisions for the peoples.
Let your mouth be open, judging rightly, and give right decisions in the cause of the poor and those in need.
Let not your decisions be based on what you see, but on righteousness.