Isaiah 59 & 60 “Justice is far from us, and righteousness does not reach us. We look for light but all is darkness,” the prophet laments. But it won’t always be this way. “For the Redeemer will come…” and then things will change. “Then you will look and be radiant, your heart will throb and…
Psalm 9 This psalm is David’s testimony of how he has seen God work justice in the past. He confidently includes a prayer for God to make things right in his present situation as well. The God of justice will answer.
Malachi 2:17-3:5 The Lord says He is tired of people asking, “Where is the God of justice?” He lets them know that the God of justice is soon coming in person. He is coming as a refiner’s fire to put things right. “But who can endure the day of His coming?”
It just doesn’t seem right when the bad guys don’t seem to get what they deserve. But in the end, the Mighty Lord who judges all will bring justice for those who have suffered under the corrupt world systems.
Revelation 15:1-4 The scene in heaven reveals a victory party for those who have overcome. They celebrate who God is and what He has done. “Great and marvelous are your deeds, Lord God Almighty. Just and true are your ways.”