23 who acquit the guilty for a bribe,(A) but deny justice(B) to the innocent.(C)
23 Which justify the wicked for reward, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him!
7 Scoundrels use wicked methods,(A) they make up evil schemes(B)to destroy the poor with lies, even when the plea of the needy(C) is just.(D)
7 The instruments also of the churl are evil: he deviseth wicked devices to destroy the poor with lying words, even when the needy speaketh right.
4 Therefore the law(A) is paralyzed, and justice never prevails.The wicked hem in the righteous, so that justice(B) is perverted.(C)
4 Therefore the law is slacked, and judgment doth never go forth: for the wicked doth compass about the righteous; therefore wrong judgment proceedeth.
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