I have done justice and righteousness; Do not leave me to my oppressors.
So David reigned over all Israel; and David administered justice and righteousness for all his people.
"Now, my father, see! Indeed, see the edge of your robe in my hand! For in that I cut off the edge of your robe and did not kill you, know and perceive that there is no evil or rebellion in my hands, and I have not sinned against you, though you are lying in wait for my life to take it.
"Please forgive the transgression of your maidservant; for the LORD will certainly make for my lord an enduring house, because my lord is fighting the battles of the LORD, and evil will not be found in you all your days.
O LORD my God, if I have done this, If there is injustice in my hands,
The LORD has rewarded me according to my righteousness; According to the cleanness of my hands He has recompensed me.
The LORD will not leave him in his hand Or let him be condemned when he is judged.
He will send from heaven and save me; He reproaches him who tramples upon me Selah God will send forth His lovingkindness and His truth.
"When I select an appointed time, It is I who judge with equity.
Some of the disciples from Caesarea also came with us, taking us to Mnason of Cyprus, a disciple of long standing with whom we were to lodge.
But Paul said, "I am standing before Caesar's tribunal, where I ought to be tried. I have done no wrong to the Jews, as you also very well know.
For our proud confidence is this: the testimony of our conscience, that in holiness and godly sincerity, not in fleshly wisdom but in the grace of God, we have conducted ourselves in the world, and especially toward you.
then the Lord knows how to rescue the godly from temptation, and to keep the unrighteous under punishment for the day of judgment,