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He that justifieth the wicked, and he that condemneth the just, even they both are abomination to the LORD.
These things also, concern he wise, To take note of faces in judgment, is not good.
From a matter of falsehood, thou shalt keep far away, - and the innocent one and the righteous, do not thou slay, for I will not justify a lawless imam
1 Kings 21:13
Then came in the two reckless men, and sat before him, and the men bare witness against him, even against Naboth, before the people, saying, Naboth hath reviled God and king! So they carried him forth, outside the city, and stoned him with stones, that he died.
Who justify the lawless, for a bribe, - Whereas the righteousness of the righteous, they take from him.
For, my thoughts, are not, your thoughts, Nor, your ways, my ways, - Declareth Yahweh.
Her rulers within her have been like wolves, rending prey,- In shedding blood In destroying lives, For the sake of getting dishonest gain.
Ye who turn, into, wormwood, justice, and, righteousness - to the ground have let fall.
Shall horses run upon crag? or will a man plough there with oxen? For ye have turned to poison the sentence of justice, and the fruit of righteousness, to wormwood:
But they cried aloud, with the whole throng, saying - Away with this man! and release unto us Barabbas: -
Whereas, unto him that worketh not but believeth on him that declareth righteous the ungodly, his faith is reckoned as righteousness.
Ye sentenced - ye murdered the Righteous one! Is he not arraying himself against you?
These six things, doth Yahweh hate, yea, seven, are the abomination of his soul: -
A deceptive balance, is an abomination to Yahweh, but, a full weight, is his delight.
The sacrifice of lawless men, is an abomination to Yahweh, but, the prayer of the upright, is his delight.