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Jeremiah 22:18
So the Lord has this to say about Josiah's son, King Jehoiakim of Judah: People will not mourn for him, saying, "This makes me sad, my brother! This makes me sad, my sister!" They will not mourn for him, saying, "Poor, poor lord! Poor, poor majesty!"
2 Kings 23:25
No king before or after repented before the Lord as he did, with his whole heart, soul, and being in accordance with the whole law of Moses.
1 Chronicles 3:15
The sons of Josiah: Johanan was the firstborn; Jehoiakim was born second; Zedekiah third; and Shallum fourth.

Eat

1 Kings 4:20
The people of Judah and Israel were as innumerable as the sand on the seashore; they had plenty to eat and drink and were happy.
2 Chronicles 35:7
From his own royal flocks and herds, Josiah supplied the people with 30,000 lambs and goats for the Passover sacrifice, as well as 3,000 cattle.
Ecclesiastes 2:24
There is nothing better for people than to eat and drink, and to find enjoyment in their work. I also perceived that this ability to find enjoyment comes from God.
Ecclesiastes 9:7
Go, eat your food with joy, and drink your wine with a happy heart, because God has already approved your works.
Ecclesiastes 10:17
Blessed are you, O land, when your king is the son of nobility, and your princes feast at the proper time -- with self-control and not in drunkenness.
Isaiah 33:16
This is the person who will live in a secure place; he will find safety in the rocky, mountain strongholds; he will have food and a constant supply of water.
Luke 11:41
But give from your heart to those in need, and then everything will be clean for you.
Acts 2:46
Every day they continued to gather together by common consent in the temple courts, breaking bread from house to house, sharing their food with glad and humble hearts,
1 Corinthians 10:31
So whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do everything for the glory of God.

And do

Jeremiah 22:3
The Lord says, "Do what is just and right. Deliver those who have been robbed from those who oppress them. Do not exploit or mistreat foreigners who live in your land, children who have no fathers, or widows. Do not kill innocent people in this land.
Jeremiah 21:12
O royal family descended from David. The Lord says: 'See to it that people each day are judged fairly. Deliver those who have been robbed from those who oppress them. Otherwise, my wrath will blaze out against you. It will burn like a fire that cannot be put out because of the evil that you have done.
Jeremiah 23:5
"I, the Lord, promise that a new time will certainly come when I will raise up for them a righteous branch, a descendant of David. He will rule over them with wisdom and understanding and will do what is just and right in the land.
2 Samuel 8:15
David reigned over all Israel; he guaranteed justice for all his people.
1 Kings 10:9
May the Lord your God be praised because he favored you by placing you on the throne of Israel! Because of the Lord's eternal love for Israel, he made you king so you could make just and right decisions."
2 Kings 22:2
He did what the Lord approved and followed in his ancestor David's footsteps; he did not deviate to the right or the left.
2 Kings 23:25
No king before or after repented before the Lord as he did, with his whole heart, soul, and being in accordance with the whole law of Moses.
2 Chronicles 34:2
He did what the Lord approved and followed in his ancestor David's footsteps; he did not deviate to the right or the left.
Proverbs 20:28
Loyal love and truth preserve a king, and his throne is upheld by loyal love.
Proverbs 21:3
To do righteousness and justice is more acceptable to the Lord than sacrifice.
Proverbs 25:5
remove the wicked from before the king, and his throne will be established in righteousness.
Proverbs 29:4
A king brings stability to a land by justice, but one who exacts tribute tears it down.
Proverbs 31:9
Open your mouth, judge in righteousness, and plead the cause of the poor and needy.
Isaiah 9:7
His dominion will be vast and he will bring immeasurable prosperity. He will rule on David's throne and over David's kingdom, establishing it and strengthening it by promoting justice and fairness, from this time forward and forevermore. The Lord's intense devotion to his people will accomplish this.

Then

Jeremiah 42:6
We will obey what the Lord our God to whom we are sending you tells us to do. It does not matter whether we like what he tells us or not. We will obey what he tells us to do so that things will go well for us."
Deuteronomy 4:40
Keep his statutes and commandments that I am setting forth today so that it may go well with you and your descendants and that you may enjoy longevity in the land that the Lord your God is about to give you as a permanent possession.
Psalm 128:1
A song of ascents. How blessed is every one of the Lord's loyal followers, each one who keeps his commands!
Isaiah 3:10
Tell the innocent it will go well with them, for they will be rewarded for what they have done.

General references

Proverbs 31:9
Open your mouth, judge in righteousness, and plead the cause of the poor and needy.

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