Amos 5:7

7O a  you who turn justice to wormwood
Or  to bitter fruit

and cast down righteousness to the earth!

Amos 5:12

12For I know how many are your transgressions
and how great are your sins
you who afflict the righteous, who c  take a bribe,
and d  turn aside the needy e  in the gate.

Amos 6:12

12Do horses run on rocks?
Does one plow there
Or the sea
with oxen?
g  But you have turned justice into h  poison
i  and the fruit of righteousness into wormwood
Or  into bitter fruit

Luke 23:18-25

Pilate Delivers Jesus to Be Crucified

18 k  But they all cried out together l  “Away with this man, and release to us Barabbas”— 19a man who had been thrown into prison for an insurrection started in the city and m  for murder. 20Pilate addressed them once more, desiring to release Jesus, 21but they kept shouting, “Crucify, crucify him!” 22A third time he said to them, “Why n  what evil has he done? o  I have found in him no guilt deserving death. p  I will therefore punish and release him.” 23But they were urgent, demanding with loud cries that he should be crucified. And their voices prevailed. 24So Pilate decided that their demand should be granted. 25He released the man who had been thrown into prison q  for insurrection and murder, for whom they asked r  but he delivered Jesus over to their will.

Romans 4:5

5And to the one who does not work but s  believes in
Or  but trusts; compare verse 24
him who justifies the ungodly, his faith is counted as righteousness,

James 5:6

6You have condemned and u  murdered v  the righteous person. He does not resist you.

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