Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And I said, Hear, I pray you, O heads of Jacob, and ye princes of the house of Israel; Is it not for you to know judgment?
Take for you wise men, and understanding, and known, according to your tribes, and I will make them heads over you.
Thou shall make judges and officers for thee in all thy gates, which LORD thy God gives thee, according to thy tribes, and they shall judge the people with righteous judgment.
2 Chronicles 19:5
And he set judges in the land throughout all the fortified cities of Judah, city by city,
Have all the workers of iniquity no knowledge, who eat up my people [as] they eat bread, and call not upon LORD?
God stands in the congregation of God. He judges among the gods.
Then I said, Surely these are poor, they are foolish, for they know not the way of LORD, nor the law of their God.
1 Corinthians 6:5
I speak shame about you. So there is not among you not even one wise man who will be able to arbitrate between his brother?
Thou shall not distort the justice [due] to thy poor in his case.
If there be a controversy between men, and they come to judgment, and [they] judge them, then they shall justify the righteous, and condemn the iniquitous.
And say to them, Hear ye the word of LORD, ye kings of Judah, and all Judah, and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem, who enter in by these gates.
And concerning the house of the king of Judah, hear ye the word of LORD.