Proverbs 25:5
Good News Translation
Keep evil advisers away from the king and his government will be known for its justice.

Contemporary English Version
Evil people must be removed before anyone can rule with justice.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Take away wickedness from the face of the king, and his throne shall be established with justice.

New American Bible
Remove the wicked from the presence of the king, and his throne is made firm through justice.

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Take away wickedness from the face of the king, and his throne shall be established with justice.

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Proverbs 20:8 The king, that sitteth on the throne of judgment, scattereth away all evil with his look.

1 Kings 2:33,46 And their blood shall return upon the head of Joab, and upon the head of his seed for ever. But to David and his seed, and his house, and to his throne, be peace for ever from the Lord. . . .

Esther 7:10 So Aman was hanged on the gibbet, which he had prepared for Mardochai: and the king's wrath ceased.

Esther 8:11 And the king gave orders to them, to speak to the Jews in every city, and to command them to gather themselves together, and to stand for their lives, and to kill and destroy all their enemies with their wives and children and all their houses, and to take their spoil.

Psalm 101:7,8 He that worketh pride shall not dwell in the midst of my house: he that speaketh unjust things did not prosper before my eyes. . . .

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Proverbs 16:12 They that act wickedly are abominable to the king: for the throne is established by justice.

Proverbs 20:28 Mercy and truth preserve the king, and his throne is strengthened by clemency.

Proverbs 29:14 The king that judgeth the poor in truth, his throne shall be established for ever.

Isaiah 9:7 His empire shall be multiplied, and there shall be no end of peace: he shall sit upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom; to establish it and strengthen it with judgment and with justice, from henceforth and for ever: the zeal of the Lord of hosts will perform this.

Isaiah 16:5 And a throne shall be prepared in mercy, and one shall sit upon it in truth in the tabernacle of David, judging and seeking judgment and quickly rendering that which is just.

Context
More Proverbs of Solomon
4Take away the rust from silver, and there shall come forth a most pure vessel: 5Take away wickedness from the face of the king, and his throne shall be established with justice.6Appear not glorious before the king, and stand not in the place of great men.…
Cross References
1 Kings 2:45
And king Solomon shall be blessed, and the throne of David shall be established before the Lord for ever.

Proverbs 16:12
They that act wickedly are abominable to the king: for the throne is established by justice.

Proverbs 20:8
The king, that sitteth on the throne of judgment, scattereth away all evil with his look.

Proverbs 25:6
Appear not glorious before the king, and stand not in the place of great men.

Proverbs 29:14
The king that judgeth the poor in truth, his throne shall be established for ever.

Additional Translations
Remove the wicked from the king’s presence, and his throne will be established in righteousness.Take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.

Take away the wicked from before the king, And his throne shall be established in righteousness.

Slay the ungodly from before the king, and his throne shall prosper in righteousness.

take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.

Take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.

Take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.

Take away the wicked from the king's presence, and his throne will be established in righteousness.

Take away the wicked before a king, And established in righteousness is his throne.
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