As they went through the towns,
The commands to fear the Lord are right
I will give you sincere thanks,
In the middle of the night I arise
Your instructions are totally reliable; all your just regulations endure.
The one who acquits the guilty and the one who condemns the innocent
He will eat sour milk
this is the interpretation, O king! It is the decision of the Most High that this has happened to my lord the king.
– children not born
Kings reign by means of me, and potentates
He will treat the poor fairly,
I can do nothing on my own initiative.
He will take delight in obeying the Lord.
The king replied, “I know for sure that you are attempting to gain time, because you see that my decision is firm.
But if I judge, my evaluation is accurate,
Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are his judgments and how fathomless his ways!
“You are to put the Urim and the Thummim