Psalm 140:12
I know that the LORD upholds justice for the poor and defends the cause of the needy.
Cross References
1 Kings 8:45
then may You hear from heaven their prayer and their plea, and may You uphold their cause.

1 Kings 8:49
then may You hear from heaven, Your dwelling place, their prayer and petition, and may You uphold their cause.

Psalm 9:4
For You have upheld my just cause; You sit on Your throne judging righteously.

Psalm 12:5
"For the cause of the oppressed and for the groaning of the needy, I will now arise," says the LORD. "I will bring safety to him who yearns."

Psalm 18:27
For You save an afflicted people, but You humble those with haughty eyes.

Psalm 35:10
All my bones will exclaim, "Who is like You, O LORD, who delivers the afflicted from the aggressor, the poor and needy from the robber?"

Psalm 82:3
Defend the cause of the weak and fatherless; uphold the rights of the afflicted and oppressed.

Proverbs 22:23
for the LORD will take up their case and will plunder those who rob them.

Jeremiah 51:36
Therefore this is what the LORD says: "Behold, I will plead your case and take vengeance on your behalf; I will dry up her sea and make her springs run dry.

Lamentations 3:35
to deny a man justice before the Most High,

Treasury of Scripture
I know that the LORD will maintain the cause of the afflicted, and the right of the poor.

the Lord

Psalm 9:4
For thou hast maintained my right and my cause; thou satest in the throne judging right.

Psalm 10:17,18
LORD, thou hast heard the desire of the humble: thou wilt prepare their heart, thou wilt cause thine ear to hear: …

Psalm 22:24
For he hath not despised nor abhorred the affliction of the afflicted; neither hath he hid his face from him; but when he cried unto him, he heard.


Psalm 140:11
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