The Lord judges the peoples; Vindicate me, O Lord, according to my righteousness and my integrity that is in me.
A Psalm of David. Vindicate me, O Lord, for I have walked in my integrity, And I have trusted in the Lord without wavering.
Vindicate me, O God, and plead my case against an ungodly nation; O deliver me from the deceitful and unjust man!
Before the Lord, for He is coming, For He is coming to judge the earth. He will judge the world in righteousness And the peoples in His faithfulness.
Before the Lord, for He is coming to judge the earth; He will judge the world with righteousness And the peoples with equity.
Far be it from You to do such a thing, to slay the righteous with the wicked, so that the righteous and the wicked are treated alike. Far be it from You! Shall not the Judge of all the earth deal justly?”
The God of Abraham and the God of Nahor, the God of their father, judge between us.” So Jacob swore by the fear of his father Isaac.
O our God, will You not judge them? For we are powerless before this great multitude who are coming against us; nor do we know what to do, but our eyes are on You.”
And He will judge the world in righteousness; He will execute judgment for the peoples with equity.
The Lord is in His holy temple; the Lord’s throne is in heaven; His eyes behold, His eyelids test the sons of men.
Let my judgment come forth from Your presence; Let Your eyes look with equity.
The Lord has rewarded me according to my righteousness; According to the cleanness of my hands He has recompensed me.
Let integrity and uprightness preserve me, For I wait for You.
But as for me, I shall walk in my integrity; Redeem me, and be gracious to me.
Judge me, O Lord my God, according to Your righteousness, And do not let them rejoice over me.
As for me, You uphold me in my integrity, And You set me in Your presence forever.
So he shepherded them according to the integrity of his heart, And guided them with his skillful hands.
A Psalm of Asaph. God takes His stand in His own congregation; He judges in the midst of the rulers.
Better is a poor man who walks in his integrity Than he who is perverse in speech and is a fool.
because He has fixed a day in which He will judge the world in righteousness through a Man whom He has appointed, having furnished proof to all men by raising Him from the dead.”
But you, why do you judge your brother? Or you again, why do you regard your brother with contempt? For we will all stand before the judgment seat of God.
For I am conscious of nothing against myself, yet I am not by this acquitted; but the one who examines me is the Lord.
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.
You are witnesses, and so is God, how devoutly and uprightly and blamelessly we behaved toward you believers;