but acquit the guilty for a bribe and deprive the innocent of his right.
Cursed is the man who accepts a bribe to kill an innocent person.Then all the people shall say, "Amen!"
NIV] At the same time he was hoping that Paul would offer him a bribe, so he sent for him frequently and talked with him.
An honest man is properly indignant at the offer of a bribe.
Another method Lee used to stamp out corruption in1960, his government allowed the courts to treat proof that an accused was living beyond his means or had property his income could not explain as corroborating evidence that the accused had accepted or obtained a bribe,"Lee explains.
Do you think he would demean himself by accepting a bribe?
For I know your manifold transgressions and your mighty sins: they afflict the just, they take a bribe, and they turn aside the poor in the gate from their right.
For oppression makes a wise man mad, And a bribe corrupts the heart.
For people who live, work, and own businesses in Salt Lake City, the Winter Olympics represented an opportunity for image- altering even before a bribery scandal tainted its selection as the host city.
Have I been a briber of votes? --A buyer of boroughs? The agent of corruption for any purpose, or on behalf of any party?