What Does The Bible Say About God Our Judge?
Quotes are from the RSV Catholic Edition or from the Douay-Rheims
Job 35:13-15 – God therefore will not hear in vain, and the Almighty will look into the causes of every one. Yea when thou shalt say: He considereth not: be judged before him, and expect him. For he doth not now bring on his fury, neither doth he revenge wickedness exceedingly.
Psalms 49:6 – And the heavens shall declare his justice: for God is judge.
Psalms 57:12 – And man shall say: If indeed there be fruit to the just: there is indeed a God that judgeth them on the earth.
Proverbs 29:26 – Many seek the face of the prince: but the judgment of every one cometh forth from the Lord.
Isaiah 33:22 – For the Lord is our judge, the Lord is our lawgiver, the Lord is our king: he will save us.
Jeremiah 29:23 – Because they have acted folly in Israel, and have committed adultery with the wives of their friends, and have spoken lying words in my name, which I commanded them not: I am the judge and the witness, saith the Lord.
Hebrews 12:22-23 – But you have come to Mount Zion and to the city of the living God, the heavenly Jerusalem, and to innumerable angels in festal gathering, and to the assembly of the first-born who are enrolled in heaven, and to a judge who is God of all, and to the spirits of just men made perfect,
James 4:12 – There is one lawgiver and judge, he who is able to save and to destroy. But who are you that you judge your neighbor?
James 5:9 – Do not grumble, brethren, against one another, that you may not be judged; behold, the Judge is standing at the doors.