Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Righteous art thou, O LORD, when I plead with thee: yet let me talk with thee of thy judgments: Wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper? wherefore are all they happy that deal very treacherously?
O Jehovah of armies, judging justice and trying the reins and the heart, I shall see thy vengeance from them, for to thee I uncovered my cause.
Far be it with respect to thee doing as this word to kill the just with the wicked; and for the just to be as the wicked, far be it with respect to thee: shall not the judge of all the earth do judgment?
The Rock, his work complete: For all his ways judgment: A God of faithfulness and not of iniquity Just and right is he.
Against thee, thee alone, did I sin, and I did evil in thine eyes: so that thou wilt be justified in thy speaking, and thou wilt be pure in thy judging.
I knew, O Jehovah, that thy judgments are justice, and in truth thou didst humble me.
Jehovah is just in all his ways, and merciful in all his works.
To thee, O Jehovah, justice, and to us shame of face, as this day to the men of Judah, and to those dwelling in Jerusalem, and to all Israel being near and being far off, in all the lands where thou didst thrust them there in their transgression which they transgressed against thee.
Being pure of eyes from beholding evil, and wilt not be able to look upon labor: wherefore wilt thou look upon the transgressors? wilt thou be silent in the unjust swallowing the just above him?
Jehovah is just in her midst; he will not do iniquity: in morning by morning he will give his judgment to the light, he as not wanting; and the evil will not know shame.
And if our injustice shall recommend the justice of God, what shall we say God not unjust bringing in anger? (I speak as man)
But I will speak to the Almighty; I shall delight to plead before God.
Bring near your cause, Will say Jehovah; draw near your strong defences, will the king of Jacob say:
They became fat, they shone: they passed over words of evil: they judged not judgment, the judgment of the orphan, and they will give success; and the judgment of the needy they judged not.
The tents to those oppressing will be secure, and confidence to those provoking God to anger: whom God will bring into his hand
Wherefore shall the unjust live? They grew old, also they were strong in power.
To David. Thou shalt not be angry at those doing evil, and thou shalt not envy those working iniquity.
For I was envious at the foolish; I shall see the peace of the unjust
In the putting forth of the unjust as grass, and all working iniquity shall flourish; to destroy them even to forever:
How long shall the unjust, O Jehovah, how long shall the unjust exult?
For the turning away of the simple shall slay them, and the error of the foolish shall destroy them.
For this, the law will be slack, and judgment will not go forth forever: for the unjust surrounds the just; for this perverted judgment will go forth.
And now we pronounce the proud happy; also they working injustice were built up; also they tried Jehovah and they will be delivered.
For also thy brethren and the house of thy father, they also acted faithlessly with thee; they also called after thee a fulness: thou shalt not believe in them for they will speak to thee good things.
For acting faithlessly, the house of Israel and the house of Judah acted faithlessly against me, says Jehovah.
Also thou heardest not; also thou knewest not; also from then thine ear was not opened: for I knew, acting deceitfully, thou wilt act deceitfully, and it was called to thee transgressing from the womb.
And they as man passed by the covenant: there they acted faithlessly against me.
Just art thou, O Jehovah, and upright thy judgments.