So the king removed his signet ring
The king says,
The Lord judges the nations.
He is secure at all times.
He does not charge interest when he lends his money.
before the Lord! For he comes to judge the earth! He judges the world fairly,
Learn to do what is right! Promote justice! Give the oppressed reason to celebrate!
How tragic that the once-faithful city has become a prostitute!
Here is why this will be so:
Then a trustworthy king will be established; he will rule in a reliable manner, this one from David’s family.
The Egyptians will panic,
Yes, as your judgments unfold,
I will make justice the measuring line, fairness the plumb line; hail will sweep away the unreliable refuge,
So now, do not mock, or your chains will become heavier! For I have heard a message about decreed destruction, from the sovereign master, the Lord who commands armies, against the entire land.
those who bear false testimony against a person,
For the Lord, our ruler, the Lord, our commander, the Lord, our king – he will deliver us.
Look, the sovereign Lord helps me. Who dares to condemn me? Look, all of them will wear out like clothes; a moth will eat away at them.
Pay attention to me, my people! Listen to me, my people! For
No one is concerned about justice;