Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When Moses' father-in-law saw all that he was doing for the people, he said, "What is this that you are doing for the people? Why are you sitting by yourself, and all the people stand around you from morning until evening?"
The hard causes
Moses said to his father-in-law, "Because the people come to me to inquire of God.
If a matter is too difficult for you to judge -- bloodshed, legal claim, or assault -- matters of controversy in your villages -- you must leave there and go up to the place the Lord your God chooses.
1 Kings 3:16
Then two prostitutes came to the king and stood before him.
1 Kings 10:1
When the queen of Sheba heard about Solomon, she came to challenge him with difficult questions.
I was a father to the needy, and I investigated the case of the person I did not know;