10 occurrences in 17 translations

'Cause of the Poor' in the Bible

The king who is a true judge in the cause of the poor, will be safe for ever on the seat of his power.

Lest they being drunken forget the law, and regard not the cause of the poor, and of all such as be in adversity.

But he will do right in the cause of the poor, and give wise decisions for those in the land who are in need; and the rod of his mouth will come down on the cruel, and with the breath of his lips he will put an end to the evil-doer.

They are become fat; they shine; yea, they overpass in deeds of wickedness; they did not judge the cause, the cause of the fatherless; with all this they made themselves prosperous; and they did not judge the cause of the poor.

He judged the cause of the poor and needy; then it was well with him: was not this to know me? saith the LORD.

For I have seen how your evil-doing is increased and how strong are your sins, you troublers of the upright, who take rewards and do wrong to the cause of the poor in the public place.



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