They will stand a long way off because they are afraid of her torment, and will say, “Woe, woe, O great city, Babylon the powerful city! For in a single hour your doom
She would sit
Absalom acted this way toward everyone in Israel who came to the king for justice. In this way Absalom won the loyalty
In Jerusalem Jehoshaphat appointed some Levites, priests, and Israelite family leaders to judge on behalf of the Lord
Everyone who does not observe both the law of your God and the law of the king will be completely
Stand up angrily,
The Lord revealed himself; he accomplished justice; the wicked were ensnared by their own actions.
He is secure at all times.
Your justice is like the highest mountains,
“The Lord who rules over all said, ‘Exercise true judgment and show brotherhood and compassion to each other.
So the person who resists such authority
“You are to make a breastpiece for use in making decisions,
“Listen to me in silence, you coastlands!
you say, ‘I have not done anything wrong, so the Lord cannot really be angry with me any more.’ But, watch out!
The sounds of battle
You will be
“‘In a controversy they will act as judges;
And the gift is not like the one who sinned.