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 principals of your tribes, wise men and experts, and made them princes over you, princes over thousands and princes over hundreds and princes over fifties and princes over tens and officers among your tribes.
Deuteronomy 17:9
and thou shalt come unto the priests, the Levites, and unto the judge that shall be in those days and enquire, and they shall show thee the word of judgment.
Deuteronomy 19:17
then both the men, between whom the controversy is, shall stand before the LORD, before the priests and the judges, who shall be in those days;
Deuteronomy 21:2
then thy elders and thy judges shall come forth, and they shall measure unto the cities which are round about him that is dead;
Exodus 18:25
And Moses chose men of virtue out of all Israel and made them heads over the people, princes over thousands, over hundreds, over fifties, and over tens.
Exodus 21:6
Then his master shall bring him unto the judges; he shall also bring him to the door or unto the door post; and his master shall bore his ear through with an aul; and he shall serve him forever.
1 Chronicles 23:4
Of which, twenty-four thousand were to set forward the work of the house of the LORD, and six thousand were officers and judges;
1 Chronicles 26:29
Of the Izharites, Chenaniah and his sons were governors and judges over Israel.
2 Chronicles 19:5
And he set judges in the land throughout all the fenced cities of Judah, city by city,
Psalm 82:2
How long will ye judge unjustly and accept the persons of the wicked? Selah.
Romans 13:1
Let every soul submit itself to the higher powers. For there is no power but of God, and the powers that be are ordained of God.

General references

Deuteronomy 21:2
then thy elders and thy judges shall come forth, and they shall measure unto the cities which are round about him that is dead;
Deuteronomy 25:1
If there is a controversy between persons and they come unto judgment and they are judged, then they shall justify the righteous and condemn the wicked.
2 Chronicles 19:5
And he set judges in the land throughout all the fenced cities of Judah, city by city,
Job 29:7
When I went out to the gate to judgment, when I had my seat prepared in the plaza!
Proverbs 31:9
Open thy mouth, judge righteously, and plead the cause of the poor and destitute.
John 7:24
Judge not according to the appearance, but judge with righteous judgment.