You shall appoint judges and officers for yourself in all your gates which Jehovah your God gives you, tribe by tribe. And they shall judge the people with righteous judgment.
Of these, twenty-four thousand were to set forward the work of the house of Jehovah, and six thousand officers and judges.
Of the Izharites, Chenaniah and his sons were for the outward business over Israel, for officers and judges.
And Moses chose able men out of all Israel, and made them heads over the people, rulers of thousands, rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens.
his master shall bring him to the judges. He shall also bring him to the door or to the door-post. And his master shall bore his ear through with an awl, and he shall serve him forever.
And I took the chiefs of your tribes, wise and noted men, and made them heads over you, captains over thousands, and captains over hundreds, and captains over fifties, and captains over tens, and officers among your tribes.
And you shall come to the priests of the Levites, and to the judge that shall be in those days, and ask. And they shall declare to you the sentence of judgment.
And the man that acts proudly and will not listen to the priest who stands to minister there before Jehovah your God, or to the judge, even that man shall die. And you shall put away the evil from Israel.
then both the men who are disagreeing shall stand before Jehovah, before the priests and the judges which shall be in those days.
then your elders and your judges shall come forth. And they shall measure to the cities which are around him who is dead.
And he set judges in the land, in all the fortified cities of Judah, city by city.
How long will you judge unjustly and lift up the faces of the wicked? Selah.
Let every soul be subject to the higher authorities. For there is no authority but of God; the authorities that exist are ordained by God.