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Injustice
Lack of justice.
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Key passages
Job 24:1–4

“Why are not times kept by Shaddai, and why do not those who know him see his days? They remove border stones; they seize flocks, and they pasture them. They drive away the donkey of orphans; they take the widow’s ox as a pledge. They thrust the poor off …

Pr 13:23

There is much food in the field of the poor, but it is swept away by injustice.

Ec 3:16

I saw something else under the sun: instead of justice there was evil; instead of righteousness there was wickedness.

Is 59:14–15

And justice is pushed back, and righteousness stands afar; for truth stumbles in the public square, and straightforwardness is unable to enter, and truth is missing, and he who turns aside from evil is plundered. And Yahweh saw, and it was displeasing in his eyes that there was no justice …

Am 5:11–12

Therefore, because you trample on the poor and you take a grain tax from them, you built houses of dressed stone, but you will not live in them. You built vineyards of delightfulness, but you will not drink their wine. For I know your transgressions are many and your sins are numerous, you foes …

Hab 1:2–4

O Yahweh, how long shall I cry for help and you will not listen? How long will I cry out to you, “Violence!” and you will not save? Why do you cause me to see evil while you look at trouble? Destruction and violence happen before me; contention and strife arise. Therefore the law is paralyzed, …

Lk 23:13–25

So Pilate called together the chief priests and the rulers and the people and said to them, “You brought me this man as one who was misleading the people, and behold, when I examined him before you, I found nothing in this man as basis for the accusation which you …

See also
Ge 39:1–23; Ex 1:1–22; Ex 3:1–22; Ex 5:1–6:13; Ex 22:16–23:9; Le 19:9–37; Dt 1:9–18; Dt 16:18–17:13; Dt 23:15–25; Dt 24:5–25:4; Dt 26:1–15; Dt 27:11–26; 1 Sa 8:1–22; 2 Sa 13:1–22; 1 Ki 21:1–16; 2 Ki 21:1–18; Ne 5:1–13; Ne 9:1–21; Es 5:9–14; Job 16:1–22; Job 20:1–29; Job 22:1–30; Job 24:1–25; Job 27:1–23; Job 34:21–35:16; Ps 9:1–10:18; Ps 12:1–8; Ps 37:1–19; Ps 43:1–5; Ps 55:1–23; Ps 58:1–11; Ps 64:1–10; Ps 72:1–20; Ps 82:1–8; Ps 94:1–23; Ps 140:1–13; Pr 1:8–19; Pr 3:13–35; Pr 6:12–19; Pr 13:23; Pr 14:31; Pr 15:27; Pr 16:8; Pr 17:5; Pr 17:15; Pr 17:23; Pr 17:26; Pr 18:5; Pr 20:10; Pr 20:17; Pr 20:23; Pr 21:7; Pr 21:28; Pr 22:8; Pr 22:16; Pr 22:22–23; Pr 22:28; Pr 23:10–11; Pr 24:23–25; Pr 28:3; Pr 28:8; Pr 28:15–16; Pr 28:21; Pr 29:27; Pr 30:11–14; Pr 31:1–9; Ec 3:16–4:3; Ec 5:8–8:1; Ec 8:10–9:12; Is 1:2–31; Is 3:1–4:1; Is 5:1–30; Is 9:8–10:4; Is 26:1–19; Is 29:17–24; Is 49:14–26; Is 52:13–53:12; Is 58:1–59:15; Je 2:26–37; Je 5:1–6:30; Je 8:18–9:16; Je 17:1–13; Je 21:11–22:23; Je 50:21–46; La 3:22–42; Eze 3:16–27; Eze 9:1–11; Eze 16:44–59; Eze 18:1–32; Eze 22:1–16; Eze 22:23–31; Eze 33:12–20; Eze 45:9–17; Ho 10:1–15; Ho 11:12–12:14; Am 1:3–2:3; Am 2:6–16; Am 3:9–4:5; Am 5:4–15; Am 8:1–14; Mic 2:1–11; Mic 3:1–12; Mic 6:9–7:7; Na 3:1–19; Hab 1:2–4; Hab 1:12–2:1; Hab 2:5–20; Zep 3:1–7; Zec 7:8–14; Zec 9:1–8; Mal 2:1–9; Mal 3:1–7; Mt 2:16–18; Mt 5:38–42; Mt 15:1–20; Mt 26:57–68; Mt 27:3–10; Mt 27:15–28; Mk 7:1–23; Mk 15:1–23; Lk 3:1–20; Lk 12:41–48; Lk 20:39–47; Lk 23:13–49; Jn 18:39–19:16; Ac 4:1–4; Ac 7:17–36; Ac 7:54–60; Ac 16:35–40; Ac 22:22–23:10; Ac 24:22–25:12; Ro 9:14–29; 1 Co 6:1–11; Col 3:18–4:1; Jas 5:1–6; 1 Pe 2:18–25;