King James Version
He shall judge thy people with righteousness, and thy poor with judgment.
Darby Bible Translation
He will judge thy people with righteousness, and thine afflicted with judgment.
World English Bible
He will judge your people with righteousness, and your poor with justice.
Young's Literal Translation
He judgeth Thy people with righteousness, And Thy poor with judgment.
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CommentaryGeneva Study Bible
He shall judge thy people with righteousness, and thy poor with judgment.Psalm 72:2 Parallel Commentaries
LibraryDavid's Dying Prayer
In one sense this prayer is still unnecessary, for in a certain sense the whole earth is filled with God's glory. "All thy works praise thee, O God," is as true now as it was in paradise. The stars still sing their Maker's praise; no sin hath stopped their voice, no discord hath made a jarring note among the harmonies of the spheres. The earth itself still praiseth its Maker, the exhalations, as they arise with morn, are still a pure offfering, acceptable to their Maker. The lowing of the cattle, …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 3: 1857
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Epistle cxxi. To Leander, Bishop of Hispalis (Seville).
Question Lxxxii of Devotion
1 Kings 3:9
Give therefore thy servant an understanding heart to judge thy people, that I may discern between good and bad: for who is able to judge this thy so great a people?
1 Kings 10:9
Blessed be the LORD thy God, which delighted in thee, to set thee on the throne of Israel: because the LORD loved Israel for ever, therefore made he thee king, to do judgment and justice.
Defend the poor and fatherless: do justice to the afflicted and needy.
Of the increase of his government and peace there shall be no end, upon the throne of David, and upon his kingdom, to order it, and to establish it with judgment and with justice from henceforth even for ever. The zeal of the LORD of hosts will perform this.
And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD;
But with righteousness shall he judge the poor, and reprove with equity for the meek of the earth: and he shall smite the earth with the rod of his mouth, and with the breath of his lips shall he slay the wicked.
Behold, a king shall reign in righteousness, and princes shall rule in judgment.
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