For He is not a man like me, that I can answer Him, that we can take each other to court.
I will say to God: Do not declare me guilty! Let me know why You prosecute me.
Rise up, LORD, in Your anger; lift Yourself up against the fury of my adversaries; awake for me; You have ordained a judgment.
For the One who seeks an accounting for bloodshed remembers them; He does not forget the cry of the afflicted.
Rise up, LORD! Do not let man prevail; let the nations be judged in Your presence.
Rise up, LORD God! Lift up Your hand. Do not forget the afflicted.
Why has the wicked despised God? He says to himself, "You will not demand an account."
But You Yourself have seen trouble and grief, observing it in order to take the matter into Your hands. The helpless entrusts himself to You; You are a helper of the fatherless.
Break the arm of the wicked and evil person; call his wickedness into account until nothing remains of it.
wouldn't God have found this out, since He knows the secrets of the heart?
when God rose up to judge and to save all the lowly of the earth. Selah
Do not bring Your servant into judgment, for no one alive is righteous in Your sight.
What will you do on the day of punishment when devastation comes from far away? Who will you run to for help? Where will you leave your wealth?
Let all people be silent before the LORD, for He is coming from His holy dwelling."
The days of punishment have come; the days of retribution have come. Let Israel recognize it! The prophet is a fool, and the inspired man is insane, because of the magnitude of your guilt and hostility.
The best of them is like a brier; the most upright is worse than a hedge of thorns. The day of your watchmen, [the day of] your punishment, is coming; at this time their panic is here.
They observed that some of His disciples were eating their bread with unclean-- that is, unwashed-- hands.
For judgment is without mercy to the one who hasn't shown mercy. Mercy triumphs over judgment.
Now we know that whatever the law says speaks to those who are subject to the law, so that every mouth may be shut and the whole world may become subject to God's judgment.