the prince
Ezekiel 45:8
"This shall be his land for a possession in Israel; so My princes shall no longer oppress My people, but they shall give [the rest of] the land to the house of Israel according to their tribes."
Psalm 72:2-4
May he judge Your people with righteousness And Your afflicted with justice.
Let the mountains bring peace to the people, And the hills, in righteousness.
May he vindicate the afflicted of the people, Save the children of the needy And crush the oppressor.
Psalm 78:72
So he shepherded them according to the integrity of his heart, And guided them with his skillful hands.
Isaiah 11:3
And He will delight in the fear of the LORD, And He will not judge by what His eyes see, Nor make a decision by what His ears hear;
Isaiah 11:4
But with righteousness He will judge the poor, And decide with fairness for the afflicted of the earth; And He will strike the earth with the rod of His mouth, And with the breath of His lips He will slay the wicked.
Isaiah 32:1
Behold, a king will reign righteously And princes will rule justly.
Isaiah 32:2
Each will be like a refuge from the wind And a shelter from the storm, Like streams of water in a dry country, Like the shade of a huge rock in a parched land.
Jeremiah 23:5
"Behold, [the] days are coming," declares the LORD, "When I will raise up for David a righteous Branch; And He will reign as king and act wisely And do justice and righteousness in the land.
Jeremiah 23:6
"In His days Judah will be saved, And Israel will dwell securely; And this is His name by which He will be called, 'The LORD our righteousness.'
Ezekiel 22:27
"Her princes within her are like wolves tearing the prey, by shedding blood [and] destroying lives in order to get dishonest gain.
1 Kings 21:19
"You shall speak to him, saying, 'Thus says the LORD, "Have you murdered and also taken possession?"' And you shall speak to him, saying, 'Thus says the LORD, "In the place where the dogs licked up the blood of Naboth the dogs will lick up your blood, even yours."'"
Micah 1:1
The word of the LORD which came [to] Micah of Moresheth in the days of Jotham, Ahaz [and] Hezekiah, kings of Judah, which he saw concerning Samaria and Jerusalem.
Micah 1:2
Hear, O peoples, all of you; Listen, O earth and all it contains, And let the Lord GOD be a witness against you, The Lord from His holy temple.
Micah 3:1-3
And I said, "Hear now, heads of Jacob And rulers of the house of Israel. Is it not for you to know justice?
"You who hate good and love evil, Who tear off their skin from them And their flesh from their bones,
Who eat the flesh of my people, Strip off their skin from them, Break their bones And chop [them] up as for the pot And as meat in a kettle."
inheritance out
Psalm 68:18
You have ascended on high, You have led captive [Your] captives; You have received gifts among men, Even [among] the rebellious also, that the LORD God may dwell [there].
John 10:28
and I give eternal life to them, and they will never perish; and no one will snatch them out of My hand.
Ephesians 4:8
my people
Ezekiel 34:3-6
"You eat the fat and clothe yourselves with the wool, you slaughter the fat [sheep] without feeding the flock.
"Those who are sickly you have not strengthened, the diseased you have not healed, the broken you have not bound up, the scattered you have not brought back, nor have you sought for the lost; but with force and with severity you have dominated them.
"They were scattered for lack of a shepherd, and they became food for every beast of the field and were scattered.
"My flock wandered through all the mountains and on every high hill; My flock was scattered over all the surface of the earth, and there was no one to search or seek [for them]."'"
Ezekiel 34:21-6