Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He that justifieth the wicked, and he that condemneth the just, even they both are abomination to the LORD.

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That justifieth

Proverbs 24:23
Also these to the wise. To look upon the face in judgment is not good.
Exodus 23:7
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.
Isaiah 5:23
Justifying the unjust on account of a gift, and they will take away the justice of the just from him.
Isaiah 55:8
For not my purposes your purposes and not your ways my ways, says Jehovah
Ezekiel 22:27
Her chiefs in her midst as wolves rending the prey, to pour out blood, to destroy souls, for the sake of plundering plunder.
Amos 5:7
Turning judgment to wormwood and they put down justice in the earth.
Amos 6:12
Shall horses run upon the rock? will he plough with oxen? for ye turned judgment to poison and the fruit of justice to wormwood.
Luke 23:18
And they cried out with the entire multitude, saying, Take this away, and loose to us Barabbas:
Romans 4:5
And to him not working, and believing upon him justifying the impious, his faith is reckoned for justice.
James 5:6
Ye have condemned, ye have killed the just one; and he resists you not.


Proverbs 6:16
These six Jehovah hated, and seven an abomination of his soul:
Proverbs 11:1
Balances of deceit, an abomination of Jehovah: and a whole stone his delight
Proverbs 15:8
The sacrifice of the unjust an abomination of Jehovah: and the prayer of the upright his acceptance.

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Deuteronomy 25:1
If there shall be a controversy between men and they drew near to judgment, and they judged them; and they justified the just and condemned the unjust.
John 7:24
Judge not according to sight, but judge just judgment.