Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then thy elders and thy judges shall come forth, and they shall measure unto the cities which are round about him that is slain:

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Bible References

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Deuteronomy 16:18
Judges and officers shalt thou make thee in all the gates of thy cities, which the LORD thy God shall give thee throughout thy tribes, and they shall judge the people with just (and righteous) judgment.
Romans 13:3
For the magistrates are not a terror unto those who do good, but to the doer of evil. Is thy desire therefore to not fear the power? do that which is good, and thou shalt have praise of the same;