Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
They gather themselves together against the soul of the righteous, and condemn the innocent blood.
Why do the Gentiles rage, and the peoples imagine a vain thing?
For dogs have compassed me: the assembly of the wicked have inclosed me: they pierced my hands and my feet.
For, behold, they lie in wait for my soul; the strong are gathered against me; I am not in rebellion, nor in sin, O LORD.
If they say, Come with us, let us lay in wait for blood; let us ambush the innocent without cause.
When the morning was come, all the princes of the priests and the elders of the people took counsel against Jesus to put him to death,
And it came to pass on the next day that their princes and elders and scribes
Keep thee far from a false matter; and slay thou not the innocent and righteous; for I will not justify the wicked.
1 Kings 21:19
And thou shalt speak unto him, saying, Thus hath the LORD said, Hast thou murdered and also taken possession? And thou shalt speak unto him again, saying, Thus hath the LORD said, In the same place where dogs licked the blood of Naboth shall the dogs also lick thy blood, even thine.
He that justifies the wicked and he that condemns the just, even they both are abomination to the LORD.
But know ye for certain, that if ye put me to death, ye shall surely bring innocent blood upon yourselves and upon this city and upon its inhabitants; for of a truth the LORD has sent me unto you to speak all these words in your ears.
Behold, the princes of Israel, each one according to their power, were in thee to shed blood.
Fill ye up then the measure of your fathers.
Who of the prophets have your fathers not persecuted? and they have slain those who announced before the coming of the Just One, of whom ye have now been the betrayers and murderers,
Ye have condemned and murdered the just, and he does not resist you.
And I saw the woman drunken with the blood of the saints and with the blood of the martyrs of Jesus; and when I saw her, I marvelled with great surprise.
that innocent blood not be shed in thy land, which the LORD thy God gives thee for an inheritance, and the blood shall not be upon thee.
And moreover I saw under the sun that instead of judgment, there was wickedness; and instead of righteousness, that iniquity was there.
Judge not according to the appearance, but judge with righteous judgment.
2 Thessalonians 1:6
seeing it is a just thing with God to recompense tribulation to those that trouble you