Indeed, a king will reign righteously, and rulers will rule justly.
So David reigned over all Israel, administering justice and righteousness for all his people.
The Spirit of the LORD spoke through me, His word was on my tongue.
The God of Israel spoke; the Rock of Israel said to me, "The one who rules the people with justice, who rules in the fear of God,
is like the morning light when the sun rises on a cloudless morning, the glisten of rain on sprouting grass."
How happy are your men. How happy are these servants of yours, who always stand in your presence hearing your wisdom.
May the LORD your God be praised! He delighted in you and put you on the throne of Israel, because of the LORD's eternal love for Israel. He has made you king to carry out justice and righteousness."
Your throne, God, is forever and ever; the scepter of Your kingdom is a scepter of justice.
You love righteousness and hate wickedness; therefore God, your God, has anointed you, more than your companions, with the oil of joy.
[Solomonic.] God, give Your justice to the king and Your righteousness to the king's son.
He will judge Your people with righteousness and Your afflicted ones with justice.
May the mountains bring prosperity to the people, and the hills, righteousness.
May he vindicate the afflicted among the people, help the poor, and crush the oppressor.
For he will rescue the poor who cry out and the afflicted who have no helper.
He will have pity on the poor and helpless and save the lives of the poor.
He will redeem them from oppression and violence, for their lives are precious in his sight.
"How long will you judge unjustly and show partiality to the wicked? Selah
Provide justice for the needy and the fatherless; uphold the rights of the oppressed and the destitute.
Rescue the poor and needy; save them from the hand of the wicked."
"The days are coming"-- [this is] the LORD's declaration-- "when I will raise up a righteous Branch of David. He will reign wisely as king and administer justice and righteousness in the land.
In His days Judah will be saved, and Israel will dwell securely. This is what He will be named: The LORD Is Our Righteousness.
In those days and at that time I will cause a Branch of righteousness to sprout up for David, and He will administer justice and righteousness in the land.
the blind see, the lame walk, those with skin diseases are healed, the deaf hear, the dead are raised, and the poor are told the good news.
Then I saw heaven opened, and there was a white horse! Its rider is called Faithful and True, and in righteousness He judges and makes war.
Learn to do what is good. Seek justice. Correct the oppressor. Defend the rights of the fatherless. Plead the widow's cause.
Speak up for those who have no voice, for the justice of all who are dispossessed.
Speak up, judge righteously, and defend the cause of the oppressed and needy.
They have become fat and sleek. They have also excelled in evil matters. They have not taken up cases, such as the case of orphans, so they might prosper, and they have not defended the rights of the needy.
for the meek
The humble will have joy after joy in the LORD, and the poor people will rejoice in the Holy One of Israel.
The Spirit of the Lord God is on Me, because the LORD has anointed Me to bring good news to the poor. He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and freedom to the prisoners;
Seek the LORD, all you humble of the earth, who carry out what He commands. Seek righteousness, seek humility; perhaps you will be concealed on the day of the LORD's anger.
Blessed are the gentle, because they will inherit the earth.
Now I, Paul, make a personal appeal to you by the gentleness and graciousness of Christ-- I who am humble among you in person, but bold toward you when absent.
gentleness, self-control. Against such things there is no law.
to slander no one, to avoid fighting, and to be kind, always showing gentleness to all people.
Who is wise and understanding among you? He should show his works by good conduct with wisdom's gentleness.
and he shall
They perish at a [single] blast from God and come to an end by the breath of His nostrils.
You will break them with a rod of iron; You will shatter them like pottery."
The LORD will extend Your mighty scepter from Zion. Rule over Your surrounding enemies.
And he will turn the hearts of fathers to [their] children and the hearts of children to their fathers. Otherwise, I will come and strike the land with a curse."
and then the lawless one will be revealed. The Lord Jesus will destroy him with the breath of His mouth and will bring him to nothing with the brightness of His coming.
In His right hand He had seven stars; from His mouth came a sharp two-edged sword; and His face was shining like the sun at midday.
Therefore repent! Otherwise, I will come to you quickly and fight against them with the sword of My mouth.
From His mouth came a sharp sword, so that with it He might strike the nations. He will shepherd them with an iron scepter. He will also trample the winepress of the fierce anger of God, the Almighty.
with the breath
Indeed! Topheth has been ready for the king for a long time now. His funeral pyre is deep and wide, with plenty of fire and wood. The breath of the LORD, like a torrent of brimstone, kindles it.
Smoke rose from His nostrils, and consuming fire [came] from His mouth; coals were set ablaze by it.
Meanwhile Saul, still breathing threats and murder against the disciples of the Lord, went to the high priest