The Bible does not forbid lawsuits. In fact, our judicial system is based on Judeo-Christian principles. James Madison proposed the first 10 amendments to the U.S. Constitution [Bill of Rights] including freedom of religion and right to trial by jury in all civil cases in excess of $25.
What does God say about going to court?
God established courts under the Law of Moses. … That’s why Jesus said, “If your brother sins, go to him, those who receive you, you set up your own little court.” Don’t you? Get one or two others to come with you, and have court. And let them help your brother see and admit his sin.
What did Jesus say about lawyers?
Luke 11:46: “And he said, Woe unto you also, ye lawyers! for ye lade men with burdens grievous to be borne, and ye yourselves touch not the burdens with one of your fingers.”
How does God feel about debt?
God came to set us free. … Debt, in many cases, is a poor financial choice and keeps us from living out our God-given purpose. He does not want us to be slaves to anything or anyone, including our poor financial choices.
How do you pray for a settlement?
Almighty God, settle me and restore all that is lost in my life!
- Lord, anoint me with fresh oil and settle me into a new beginning!
- From today – delete all years of waste and irrelevance.
- Whatever it would take and irrespective of my background – Lord, anoint me for a fresh purpose and assignment.
How do you pray to win a court case?
Prayer to God as My Judge
Take up my case, my and my Lord. Declare me “not guilty,” O Lord my God, for You give justice. I declare justice over my situation, I declare victory in court. I know that You are in control of all things, including this case, so I pray that You have Your divine way over the outcome.
Who is the first lawyer in the Bible?
Zenas the Lawyer (Ancient Greek: Ζηνᾶς) was a first-century Christian mentioned in Paul the Apostle’s Epistle to Titus in the New Testament.
What does the Bible say about advocacy?
Proverbs 31:8-9 (NIV)
“Speak up for those who cannot speak for themselves, for the rights of all who are destitute. Speak up and judge fairly; defend the rights of the poor and needy.”
What does the Bible say about doctors?
In Matthew 9, the Pharisees asked Jesus why he spent time with sinners. He replied, ‘It is not the healthy who need a doctor, but the sick’ (Matthew 9:12). Jesus recognised that sick people need doctors. He did not condemn using doctors and ‘earthly’ remedies.
Is going into debt a sin?
The Bible specifically says that the “love” of money is evil. If we put money above God in any way, our relationship with money is unhealthy. … In fact, the Bible never states that you should not use debt. It does state however many times, that you should use extreme caution when doing so.
What does the Bible say about being debt free?
The Bible says, “The wicked borrows but does not pay back, but the righteous is generous and gives” (Psalm 37:21 – ESV). Oftentimes, people borrow money from companies with no intent to repay the amount owed.
What does the Bible say about paying off debt?
“Be not one of those who give pledges, who put up security for debts. If you have nothing with which to pay, why should your bed be taken from under you?”
How do you encounter divine visitation?
- In the midst of multitudes, select me for divine encounter.
- Lord in the name of Jesus – Visit me and change my history for good.
- Take away every power of delay and attend to me ” NOW”
- You spoke to the dead body and His spirit and life was restored – Lord, speak NOW and restore life.
How do you pray for a new month?
In this new month, here are my prayers for you: may every day of this month bring you everlasting joy, may every week bring you unending happiness and may the month bring you an abundance of blessings and love. Happy New Month to you, my dearest friend.