Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Open thy mouth for the dumb in the cause of all such as are appointed to destruction.
High things to the foolish is wisdom: in the gate he will not open his mouth.
1 Samuel 19:4
And Jonathan will speak good of David to Saul his father, and he will say to him, The king will not sin against his servant against David, for he sinned not against thee, and because of his doing good to thee greatly:
1 Samuel 20:32
And Jonathan will answer Saul his father and say to him, Wherefore shall he die? What did he?
1 Samuel 22:14
And Ahimelech will answer the king and say, And who among all thy servants faithful as David, and son-in-law of the king, and he departed at hearing thee, and honored in thy house?
And Mordecai will tell to turn back to Esther, Thou wilt not imagine in thy soul to escape in the house of the king more than all the Jews.
Chiefs held back in words, and they will put the hand to the mouth.
Judge ye the poor one, and the orphan: do justice to the humble one and the poor one
And the chiefs will say, and all the people to the priests and to the prophets: Not for this man the judgment of death, for in the name of Jehovah his God he spake to us.
And the king's servant, the Cushite, a man, an eunuch, will hear, and he in the house of the king, that they gave Jeremiah to the pit; and the king sitting in the gate of Benjamin.
Our law judges not a man, except it first hear from him, and know what he does.
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.
And having opened his mouth, he taught them, saying,