Parallel Verses

Amplified

The Lord executes righteousness and justice [not for me only, but] for all who are oppressed.

New American Standard Bible

The LORD performs righteous deeds And judgments for all who are oppressed.

King James Version

The LORD executeth righteousness and judgment for all that are oppressed.

Holman Bible

The Lord executes acts of righteousness
and justice for all the oppressed.

International Standard Version

The LORD continuously does what is right, executing justice for all who are being oppressed.

A Conservative Version

LORD executes righteous acts, and judgments for all who are oppressed.

American Standard Version

Jehovah executeth righteous acts, And judgments for all that are oppressed.

Bible in Basic English

The Lord gives decisions in righteousness for all who are in trouble.

Darby Translation

Jehovah executeth righteousness and justice for all that are oppressed.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

The LORD executes righteousness and justice unto all that suffer violence.

Julia Smith Translation

Jehovah did justices and judgments to all being oppressed.

King James 2000

The LORD executes righteousness and justice for all that are oppressed.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Yahweh does deeds of justice and judgments for all [who] are oppressed,

Modern King James verseion

Jehovah works righteousness and judgment for all who are pressed down.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

The LORD executeth righteousness and judgment, for all them that are oppressed with wrong.

NET Bible

The Lord does what is fair, and executes justice for all the oppressed.

New Heart English Bible

The LORD executes righteous acts, and justice for all who are oppressed.

The Emphasized Bible

Yahweh is one, who executeth righteousness, Yea vindication for all the oppressed.

Webster

The LORD executeth righteousness and judgment for all that are oppressed.

World English Bible

Yahweh executes righteous acts, and justice for all who are oppressed.

Youngs Literal Translation

Jehovah is doing righteousness and judgments For all the oppressed.

References

American

Context Readings

The Forgiving God

5 Who satisfies your mouth [your necessity and desire at your personal age and situation] with good so that your youth, renewed, is like the eagle's [strong, overcoming, soaring]! 6 The Lord executes righteousness and justice [not for me only, but] for all who are oppressed. 7 He made known His ways [of righteousness and justice] to Moses, His acts to the children of Israel.


Cross References

Psalm 146:7

Who executes justice for the oppressed, Who gives food to the hungry. The Lord sets free the prisoners,

Psalm 12:5

Now will I arise, says the Lord, because the poor are oppressed, because of the groans of the needy; I will set him in safety and in the salvation for which he pants.

Deuteronomy 24:14-15

You shall not oppress or extort from a hired servant who is poor and needy, whether he is of your brethren or of your strangers and sojourners who are in your land inside your towns.

Job 27:13-23

This [which I am about to tell] is the portion of a wicked man with God, and the heritage which oppressors shall receive from the Almighty:

Psalm 9:9

The Lord also will be a refuge and a high tower for the oppressed, a refuge and a stronghold in times of trouble (high cost, destitution, and desperation).

Psalm 10:14-18

You have seen it; yes, You note trouble and grief (vexation) to requite it with Your hand. The unfortunate commits himself to You; You are the helper of the fatherless.

Psalm 72:4

May he judge and defend the poor of the people, deliver the children of the needy, and crush the oppressor,

Psalm 72:12

For He delivers the needy when he calls out, the poor also and him who has no helper.

Psalm 109:31

For He will stand at the right hand of the poor and needy, to save him from those who condemn his life.

Proverbs 14:31

He who oppresses the poor reproaches, mocks, and insults his Maker, but he who is kind and merciful to the needy honors Him.

Proverbs 22:22-23

Rob not the poor [being tempted by their helplessness], neither oppress the afflicted at the gate [where the city court is held],

Proverbs 23:10

Remove not the ancient landmark and enter not into the fields of the fatherless,

Isaiah 14:4-32

You shall take up this [taunting] parable against the king of Babylon and say, How the oppressor has stilled [the restless insolence]! The golden and exacting city has ceased!

Isaiah 58:6-7

[Rather] is not this the fast that I have chosen: to loose the bonds of wickedness, to undo the bands of the yoke, to let the oppressed go free, and that you break every [enslaving] yoke?

Jeremiah 7:6-15

If you do not oppress the transient and the alien, the fatherless, and the widow or shed innocent blood [by oppression and by judicial murders] in [Jerusalem] or go after other gods to your own hurt,

Ezekiel 22:7

In you have they treated father and mother lightly; in the midst of you they have dealt unjustly and by oppression in relation to the stranger; in you they have wronged the fatherless and the widow.

Ezekiel 22:12-14

In you they have accepted bribes to shed blood; you have taken [forbidden] interest and [percentage of] increase, and you have greedily gained from your neighbors by oppression and extortion and have forgotten Me, says the Lord God.

Micah 2:1-3

Woe to those who devise iniquity and work out evil upon their beds! When the morning is light, they perform and practice it because it is in their power.

Micah 3:2-4

You who hate the good and love the evil, who pluck and steal the skin from off [My people] and their flesh from off their bones;

James 2:6

But you [in contrast] have insulted (humiliated, dishonored, and shown your contempt for) the poor. Is it not the rich who domineer over you? Is it not they who drag you into the law courts?

James 5:1-6

Come now, you rich [people], weep aloud and lament over the miseries (the woes) that are surely coming upon you.

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