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Psalm 125:3 Why would the righteous ever use "scepter of wickedness"..."to do wrong"?

Not so fast - that is not what Ps 125 is saying at all. Let us begin by stating a simple fact: "scepter of wickedness" only occurs in Ps 125:3; and "scepter of righteousness" only ...
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Psalm 125:3 Why would the righteous ever use "scepter of wickedness"..."to do wrong"?

The psalmist is concerned that an evil sovereignty will require righteous people to sin. Examples of how this might happen: A wicked Israelite ruler might wage an unjust war, in which case otherwise ...
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