Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Doth God pervert judgment? or doth the Almighty pervert justice?
Shall mortal man be more just than God? Shall a man be more pure than his Maker?
Of a truth I know that it is so: But how can man be just with God?
Is it good unto thee that thou shouldest oppress, That thou shouldest despise the work of thy hands, And shine upon the counsel of the wicked?
Behold, I cry out of wrong, but I am not heard: I cry for help, but there is no justice.
For Job hath said, I am righteous, And God hath taken away my right:
Wilt thou even annul my judgment? Wilt thou condemn me, that thou mayest be justified?
That be far from thee to do after this manner, to slay the righteous with the wicked, that so the righteous should be as the wicked; that be far from thee: shall not the Judge of all the earth do right?
The Rock, his work is perfect; For all his ways are justice: A God of faithfulness and without iniquity, Just and right is he.
2 Chronicles 19:7
Now therefore let the fear of Jehovah be upon you; take heed and do it: for there is no iniquity with Jehovah our God, nor respect of persons, nor taking of bribes.
Yet ye say, The way of the Lord is not equal. Hear now, O house of Israel: Is not my way equal? are not your ways unequal?
Yet the children of thy people say, The way of the Lord is not equal: but as for them, their way is not equal.
Righteousness and justice are the foundation of thy throne: Lovingkindness and truth go before thy face.
Therefore hath Jehovah watched over the evil, and brought it upon us; for Jehovah our God is righteous in all his works which he doeth, and we have not obeyed his voice.
but after thy hardness and impenitent heart treasurest up for thyself wrath in the day of wrath and revelation of the righteous judgment of God;
God forbid: yea, let God be found true, but every man a liar; as it is written, That thou mightest be justified in thy words, And mightest prevail when thou comest into judgment.
What is the Almighty, that we should serve him? And what profit should we have, if we pray unto him?
Therefore hearken unto me, ye men of understanding: Far be it from God, that he should do wickedness, And from the Almighty, that he should commit iniquity.
Surely God will not hear an empty cry , Neither will the Almighty regard it.
Shall he that cavilleth contend with the Almighty? He that argueth with God, let him answer it.
The king's strength also loveth justice; Thou dost establish equity; Thou executest justice and righteousness in Jacob.
And they sing the song of Moses the servant of God, and the song of the Lamb, saying, Great and marvellous are thy works, O Lord God, the Almighty; righteous and true are thy ways, thou King of the ages.
And I heard the altar saying, Yea, O Lord God, the Almighty, true and righteous are thy judgments.