Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When the righteous rejoice, great is the glory, but when the wicked rise to power, people are sought out.
Now Mordecai went out from the king's presence in purple and white royal attire, with a large golden crown and a purple linen mantle. The city of Susa shouted with joy.
Miriam sang in response to them, "Sing to the Lord, for he has triumphed gloriously; the horse and its rider he has thrown into the sea."
May all your enemies perish like this, O Lord! But may those who love you shine like the rising sun at its brightest!" And the land had rest for forty years.
It claps its hands at him in derision and hisses him away from his place.
The godly will rejoice when they see vengeance carried out; they will bathe their feet in the blood of the wicked.
After these things I heard what sounded like the loud voice of a vast throng in heaven, saying, "Hallelujah! Salvation and glory and power belong to our God,
2 Chronicles 23:21
All the people of the land celebrated, for the city had rest now that they had killed Athaliah.