Acquitting The Guilty

Most Relevant Verses

Isaiah 5:23

who justify the wicked for a bribe, and turn away the righteousness of the righteous from them!

Proverbs 18:5

It is not good to accept the person of the wicked, to wrong the righteous in judgment.

Proverbs 24:24

He that saith unto the wicked, Thou art righteous, peoples shall curse him, nations shall abhor him;

Exodus 23:7

Thou shalt keep far from the cause of falsehood; and the innocent and righteous slay not; for I will not justify the wicked.

Job 9:2

Of a truth I know it is so; but how can man be just with God?

Romans 3:24-26

being justified freely by his grace through the redemption which is in Christ Jesus; whom God has set forth a mercy-seat, through faith in his blood, for the shewing forth of his righteousness, in respect of the passing by the sins that had taken place before, through the forbearance of God; for the shewing forth of his righteousness in the present time, so that he should be just, and justify him that is of the faith of Jesus.

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