Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When Moses' father-in-law saw all that he did to the people, he said, "What is this thing that you do for the people? Why do you sit alone, and all the people stand around you from morning to evening?"
The hard causes
Moses said to his father-in-law, "Because the people come to me to inquire of God.
If there arises a matter too hard for you in judgment, between blood and blood, between plea and plea, and between stroke and stroke, being matters of controversy within your gates; then you shall arise, and go up to the place which Yahweh your God shall choose;
1 Kings 3:16
Then two women who were prostitutes came to the king, and stood before him.
1 Kings 10:1
When the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon concerning the name of Yahweh, she came to prove him with hard questions.
I was a father to the needy. The cause of him who I didn't know, I searched out.