Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He that justifieth the wicked, and he that condemneth the just, even they both are abomination to the LORD.
Also these to the wise. To look upon the face in judgment is not good.
From the word of falsehood thou shalt go far away; and the innocent and the just one thou shalt not kill: for I will not justify the unjust one.
1 Kings 21:13
And two men will come, sons of Belial, and they will set before him: and the men of Belial will testify against Naboth before the people, saying, Naboth praised Jehovah and the king. And they will bring him without the city, and stone him with stones, and he will die.
Justifying the unjust on account of a gift, and they will take away the justice of the just from him.
For not my purposes your purposes and not your ways my ways, says Jehovah
Her chiefs in her midst as wolves rending the prey, to pour out blood, to destroy souls, for the sake of plundering plunder.
Turning judgment to wormwood and they put down justice in the earth.
Shall horses run upon the rock? will he plough with oxen? for ye turned judgment to poison and the fruit of justice to wormwood.
And they cried out with the entire multitude, saying, Take this away, and loose to us Barabbas:
And to him not working, and believing upon him justifying the impious, his faith is reckoned for justice.
Ye have condemned, ye have killed the just one; and he resists you not.
These six Jehovah hated, and seven an abomination of his soul:
Balances of deceit, an abomination of Jehovah: and a whole stone his delight
The sacrifice of the unjust an abomination of Jehovah: and the prayer of the upright his acceptance.