23 Your rulers are rebels,(A)
    partners with thieves;(B)
they all love bribes(C)
    and chase after gifts.
They do not defend the cause of the fatherless;
    the widow’s case does not come before them.(D)

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And you sent widows(A) away empty-handed(B)
    and broke the strength of the fatherless.(C)

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Defend the weak and the fatherless;(A)
    uphold the cause of the poor(B) and the oppressed.

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They slay the widow(A) and the foreigner;
    they murder the fatherless.(B)

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to deprive(A) the poor of their rights
    and withhold justice from the oppressed of my people,(B)
making widows their prey
    and robbing the fatherless.(C)

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