Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Psalm 125:3 in English Standard Version "For the scepter of wickedness shall not rest on the land allotted to the righteous, lest the righteous stretch out their hands to do wrong." Ge 3:22 Then the Lord God said, “Behold, the man has become like one of us in knowing good and evil. Now, lest he reach out his hand and take also of the tree of life and eat, and live forever—” Ex 22:8 If the thief is not found, the owner of the house shall come near to God to show whether or not he has put his hand to his neighbor’s property. Ps 16:5 The Lord is my chosen portion and my cup; you hold my lot. Isa 14:5 The Lord has broken the staff of the wicked, the scepter of rulers, Isa 30:30 And the Lord will cause his majestic voice to be heard and the descending blow of his arm to be seen, in furious anger and a flame of devouring fire, with a cloudburst and storm and hailstones.