“When I went out to the gate of the city, When I took my seat in the square,
“You shall appoint for yourself judges and officers in all your towns which the Lord your God is giving you, according to your tribes, and they shall judge the people with righteous judgment.
then his father and mother shall seize him, and bring him out to the elders of his city at the gateway of his hometown.
Now Boaz went up to the gate and sat down there, and behold, the close relative of whom Boaz spoke was passing by, so he said, “Turn aside, friend, sit down here.” And he turned aside and sat down.
All the people who were in the court, and the elders, said, “We are witnesses. May the Lord make the woman who is coming into your home like Rachel and Leah, both of whom built the house of Israel; and may you achieve wealth in Ephrathah and become famous in Bethlehem.
If I have lifted up my hand against the orphan, Because I saw I had support in the gate,
These are the things which you should do: speak the truth to one another; judge with truth and judgment for peace in your gates.