Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Judges and officers shalt thou make thee in all thy gates, which the LORD thy God giveth thee, throughout thy tribes: and they shall judge the people with just judgment.

Bible References

Judges

Deuteronomy 1:15
So I took the heads of your tribes, wise men, and known, and made them heads over you, captains of thousands, and captains of hundreds, and captains of fifties, and captains of tens, and officers, according to your tribes.
Deuteronomy 17:9
And thou shall come to the priests the Levites, and to the judge who shall be in those days, and thou shall inquire. And they shall show thee the sentence of judgment.
Deuteronomy 19:17
then both the men, between whom the controversy is, shall stand before LORD, before the priests and the judges that shall be in those days,
Deuteronomy 21:2
then thy elders and thy judges shall come forth. And they shall measure to the cities which are round about him who is slain,
Exodus 18:25
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,
Exodus 21:6
then his master shall bring him to God, and shall 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.
1 Chronicles 23:4
Of these, twenty-four thousand were to oversee the work of the house of LORD. And six thousand were officers and judges,
1 Chronicles 26:29
Of the Izharites, Chenaniah and his sons were for the outer business over Israel, for officers and judges.
2 Chronicles 19:5
And he set judges in the land throughout all the fortified cities of Judah, city by city,
Psalm 82:2
How long will ye judge unjustly, and respect the persons of the wicked? Selah.
Romans 13:1
Let every soul be subject to offices of authority that rank higher, for there is no office of authority if not by God, and the offices of authority that are by God, are those that have been instituted.

General references

Deuteronomy 21:2
then thy elders and thy judges shall come forth. And they shall measure to the cities which are round about him who is slain,
Deuteronomy 25:1
If there be a controversy between men, and they come to judgment, and [they] judge them, then they shall justify the righteous, and condemn the iniquitous.
2 Chronicles 19:5
And he set judges in the land throughout all the fortified cities of Judah, city by city,
Job 29:7
when I went forth to the gate to the city, when I prepared my seat in the street.
Proverbs 31:9
Open thy mouth, judge righteously, and minister justice to the poor and needy.
John 7:24
Judge not according to appearance, but judge righteous judgment.