Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


A father of the fatherless, and a judge of the widows, is God in his holy habitation.

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A judge

Psalm 72:2
He will judge thy people with righteousness, And thy poor with justice.
Deuteronomy 10:18
He doth execute justice for the fatherless and widow, and loveth the sojourner, in giving him food and raiment.
Job 29:12
Because I delivered the poor that cried, The fatherless also, that had none to help him.
Isaiah 1:23
Thy princes are rebellious, and companions of thieves; every one loveth bribes, and followeth after rewards: they judge not the fatherless, neither doth the cause of the widow come unto them.
Jeremiah 5:28
They are waxed fat, they shine: yea, they overpass in deeds of wickedness; they plead not the cause, the cause of the fatherless, that they may prosper; and the right of the needy do they not judge.
Luke 18:2
saying, There was in a city a judge, who feared not God, and regarded not man:
Ephesians 5:1
Be ye therefore imitators of God, as beloved children;

In his

Psalm 33:14
From the place of his habitation he looketh forth Upon all the inhabitants of the earth,
2 Chronicles 6:2
But I have built thee a house of habitation, and a place for thee to dwell in for ever.
2 Chronicles 30:27
Then the priests the Levites arose and blessed the people: and their voice was heard, and their prayer came up to his holy habitation, even unto heaven.
Isaiah 57:15
For thus saith the high and lofty One that inhabiteth eternity, whose name is Holy: I dwell in the high and holy place, with him also that is of a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite.
Isaiah 66:1
Thus saith Jehovah, Heaven is my throne, and the earth is my footstool: what manner of house will ye build unto me? and what place shall be my rest?
Acts 7:48
Howbeit the Most High dwelleth not in houses made with hands; as saith the prophet,

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Numbers 27:6
And Jehovah spake unto Moses, saying,