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Psalm 82

A Psalm of Asaph.
(82:1) "He judgeth among the gods."
So he's not alone up there?
How many gods are there?

(82:3) "Defend the poor and fatherless: do justice to the afflicted and needy."

(82:5) "The foundations of the earth"
Another reference to "the foundations of the earth", implying that the earth is fixed and does not move.

(82:6a) "I have said, Ye are gods."
Jesus quotes this verse in John 10:34 to get out of a tough spot. (He was claiming to be God for which the Jews accused him of blasphemy.)

(82:6b) "All of you are children of the most High."
Are we all God's children?

82:1 God standeth in the congregation of the mighty; he judgeth among the gods.
82:2 How long will ye judge unjustly, and accept the persons of the wicked? Selah.
82:3 Defend the poor and fatherless: do justice to the afflicted and needy.
82:4 Deliver the poor and needy: rid them out of the hand of the wicked.
82:5 They know not, neither will they understand; they walk on in darkness: all the foundations of the earth are out of course.
82:6 I have said, Ye are gods; and all of you are children of the most High.
82:7 But ye shall die like men, and fall like one of the princes.
82:8 Arise, O God, judge the earth: for thou shalt inherit all nations.

Help the poor.
Defend the poor and fatherless: do justice to the afflicted and needy. Deliver the poor and needy: rid them out of the hand of the wicked. 82:3-4

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