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He who says to the wicked, You are righteous and innocent – peoples will curse him, nations will defy and abhor him.
He who says to the wicked, “You are righteous,” Him the people will curse; Nations will abhor him.
The Lord’s curse is on the house of the wicked, but he blesses the home of the righteous.
The LORD’s curse is on the household of the wicked, but He blesses the home of the righteous; He mocks those who mock, but gives grace to the humble.
The Righteous One takes note of the house of the wicked and brings the wicked to ruin.
The wicked flee when no man pursueth: but the righteous are bold as a lion.
He who justifies the wicked and he who condemns the righteous, Both of them alike are an abomination to the LORD.
A righteous man regardeth the life of his beast: but the tender mercies of the wicked are cruel.
A righteous man cares about his animal’s health, but even the merciful acts of the wicked are cruel.
When the righteous triumph, there is great elation; but when the wicked rise to power, people go into hiding.