Proverbs 16:12
Wicked behavior is detestable to kings, for a throne is established through righteousness.
Cross References
Proverbs 16:13
Righteous lips are a king's delight, and he who speaks honestly is beloved.

Proverbs 25:5
Remove the wicked from the king's presence, and his throne will be established in righteousness.

Proverbs 29:14
A king who judges the poor with fairness--his throne will be established forever.

Treasury of Scripture
It is an abomination to kings to commit wickedness: for the throne is established by righteousness.


Proverbs 28:9
He that turneth away his ear from hearing the law, even his prayer shall be abomination.

Deuteronomy 25:16
For all that do such things, and all that do unrighteously, are an abomination unto the LORD thy God.

Luke 12:48
But he that knew not, and did commit things worthy of stripes, shall be beaten with few stripes. For unto whomsoever much is given, of him shall be much required: and to whom men have committed much, of him they will ask the more.


Proverbs 20:18
Every purpose is established by counsel: and with good advice make war.

Proverbs 25:5
Take away the wicked from before the king, and his throne shall be established in righteousness.

Proverbs 29:14
The king that faithfully judgeth the poor, his throne shall be established for ever.


Proverbs 16:11
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