Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

The king's strength also loveth judgment; thou dost establish equity, thou executest judgment and righteousness in Jacob.

Bible References

Strength

Psalm 45:6
Your throne, O God, is permanent. The scepter of your kingdom is a scepter of justice.
Psalm 72:1
For Solomon. O God, grant the king the ability to make just decisions! Grant the king's son the ability to make fair decisions!
Deuteronomy 32:3
For I will proclaim the name of the Lord; you must acknowledge the greatness of our God.
2 Samuel 23:3
The God of Israel spoke, the protector of Israel spoke to me. The one who rules fairly among men, the one who rules in the fear of God,
Job 36:5
Indeed, God is mighty; and he does not despise people, he is mighty, and firm in his intent.
Job 37:23
As for the Almighty, we cannot attain to him! He is great in power, but justice and abundant righteousness he does not oppress.
Isaiah 11:3
He will take delight in obeying the Lord. He will not judge by mere appearances, or make decisions on the basis of hearsay.
Jeremiah 23:5
"I, the Lord, promise that a new time will certainly come when I will raise up for them a righteous branch, a descendant of David. He will rule over them with wisdom and understanding and will do what is just and right in the land.
Revelation 19:11
Then I saw heaven opened and here came a white horse! The one riding it was called "Faithful" and "True," and with justice he judges and goes to war.

Thou dost

Isaiah 9:7
His dominion will be vast and he will bring immeasurable prosperity. He will rule on David's throne and over David's kingdom, establishing it and strengthening it by promoting justice and fairness, from this time forward and forevermore. The Lord's intense devotion to his people will accomplish this.
Isaiah 42:4
He will not grow dim or be crushed before establishing justice on the earth; the coastlands will wait in anticipation for his decrees."
Isaiah 61:11
For just as the ground produces its crops and a garden yields its produce, so the sovereign Lord will cause deliverance to grow, and give his people reason to praise him in the sight of all the nations.

Executest

Deuteronomy 10:18
who justly treats the orphan and widow, and who loves resident foreigners, giving them food and clothing.
Jude 1:15
to execute judgment on all, and to convict every person of all their thoroughly ungodly deeds that they have committed, and of all the harsh words that ungodly sinners have spoken against him."

General references

Psalm 9:8
He judges the world fairly; he makes just legal decisions for the nations.
Psalm 119:137
(Tsade) You are just, O Lord, and your judgments are fair.
Proverbs 20:8
A king sitting on the throne to judge separates out all evil with his eyes.

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