When you see a thief, you make friends with him, and you associate with adulterers.
Whoever says to the guilty, "You are innocent"- people will curse him, and tribes will denounce him;
Those who reject the law praise the wicked, but those who keep the law battle against them.
And when they heard this, they were glad and promised to give him silver. So he started looking for a good opportunity to betray Him.
And when the blood of Your witness Stephen was being shed, I myself was standing by and approving, and I guarded the clothes of those who killed him.'
Although they know full well God's just sentence-that those who practice such things deserve to die-they not only do them, but even applaud others who practice them.