Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The king that faithfully judgeth the poor, his throne shall be established for ever.
The king by justice establishes the land: but he that receives bribes overthrows it.
It is an abomination to kings to commit wickedness: for the throne is established by righteousness.
Mercy and truth preserve the king: and his throne is upheld by mercy.
Take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.
The prince that lacks understanding is also a great oppressor: but he that hates covetousness shall prolong his days.
When the ear heard me, then it blessed me; and when the eye saw me, it gave witness to me:
He shall judge your people with righteousness, and your poor with justice.
How long will you judge unjustly, and accept the persons of the wicked? Selah.
For I have said, Mercy shall be built up forever: your faithfulness shall you establish in the very heavens.
Learn to do good; seek justice, relieve the oppressed, judge the fatherless, plead for the widow.
But with righteousness shall he judge the poor, and decide with equity for the meek of the earth: and he shall strike the earth with the rod of his mouth, and with the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked.
They have grown fat, they shine: yea, they pass over the deeds of the wicked: they judge not the cause, the cause of the fatherless, yet they prosper; and the right of the needy do they not defend.
He judged the cause of the poor and needy; then it was well with him: was not this to know me? says the LORD.
Therefore, O king, let my counsel be acceptable unto you, and break off your sins by practicing righteousness, and your iniquities by showing mercy to the poor; if it may be a lengthening of your tranquility.
For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called Wonderful, Counselor, The mighty God, The everlasting Father, The Prince of Peace.
He shall be great, and shall be called the Son of the Highest: and the Lord God shall give unto him the throne of his father David:
But unto the Son he says, Your throne, O God, is forever and ever: a scepter of righteousness is the scepter of your kingdom.
A king that sits in the throne of judgment scatters away all evil with his eyes.