New Living Translation
Remove the wicked from the king's court, and his reign will be made secure by justice.
King James Bible
Take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.
Darby Bible Translation
take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.
World English Bible
Take away the wicked from the king's presence, and his throne will be established in righteousness.
Young's Literal Translation
Take away the wicked before a king, And established in righteousness is his throne.
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But may I, King Solomon, receive the LORD's blessings, and may one of David's descendants always sit on this throne in the presence of the LORD."
A king detests wrongdoing, for his rule is built on justice.
When a king sits in judgment, he weighs all the evidence, distinguishing the bad from the good.
Don't demand an audience with the king or push for a place among the great.
If a king judges the poor fairly, his throne will last forever.
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