Bible Cross References
Ecclesiastes 10:6
Stupid people are given positions of authority while the rich are ignored.
Ecclesiastes 10:7
I have seen slaves on horseback while noblemen go on foot like slaves.
Proverbs 28:2
When a nation sins, it will have one ruler after another. But a nation will be strong and endure when it has intelligent, sensible leaders.
Proverbs 28:3
Someone in authority who oppresses poor people is like a driving rain that destroys the crops.
Jeremiah 30:21
Their ruler will come from their own nation, their prince from their own people. He will approach me when I invite him, for who would dare come uninvited? They will be my people, and I will be their God. I, the LORD, have spoken."
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Proverbs 31:4
Listen, Lemuel. Kings should not drink wine or have a craving for alcohol.
Proverbs 31:5
When they drink, they forget the laws and ignore the rights of people in need.