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Execution of justice
The actions of people to make society fit a moral or judicial code. This includes the punishment of people for crime.
Key passages
Ec 8:11

Because sentence against an evil deed is not carried out quickly, the heart of humans fills up within them to do evil.

2 Mac 4:43–44

A lawsuit against Menelaus began because of these events. When the king arrived in Tyre, three men who were sent by the council of elders presented a speech of justification before him.