New International Version
Can a corrupt throne be allied with you-- a throne that brings on misery by its decrees?
King James Bible
Shall the throne of iniquity have fellowship with thee, which frameth mischief by a law?
Darby Bible Translation
Shall the throne of wickedness be united to thee, which frameth mischief into a law?
World English Bible
Shall the throne of wickedness have fellowship with you, which brings about mischief by statute?
Young's Literal Translation
Is a throne of mischief joined with Thee? A framer of perverseness by statute?
Psalm 94:20 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Shall the throne of iniquity - No wicked king, judge, or magistrate shall ever stand in thy presence. No countenance shall such have from thy grace or providence.
Which frameth mischief - Devise, plan, and execute, as if they acted by a positive law, and were strictly enjoined to do what they so much delighted in.
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But to the wicked person, God says: "What right have you to recite my laws or take my covenant on your lips?
No, in your heart you devise injustice, and your hands mete out violence on the earth.
Woe to those who make unjust laws, to those who issue oppressive decrees,
This is what the LORD says: "Record this man as if childless, a man who will not prosper in his lifetime, for none of his offspring will prosper, none will sit on the throne of David or rule anymore in Judah."
Then the men went as a group to King Darius and said to him, "Remember, Your Majesty, that according to the law of the Medes and Persians no decree or edict that the king issues can be changed."
You put off the day of disaster and bring near a reign of terror.
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