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?
Give me from among you, of your tribes, wise and understanding and expert men, and I will make them the head over you.
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.
2 Chronicles 19:5
And he set judges in the land throughout all the fenced cities of Judah, city by city,
The workers of iniquity certainly know this; those who eat up my people as they eat bread and do not call upon the LORD.
God stands in the congregation of the mighty; he judges among the gods.
Therefore I said, Surely these are poor; they have become foolish; for they do not know the way of the LORD nor the judgment of their God.
1 Corinthians 6:5
I speak to your shame. Is it so, that there is not a wise man among you? no, not one that shall be able to judge between his brothers?
Thou shalt not pervert the rights of thy poor in his cause.
If there is a controversy between persons and they come unto judgment and they are judged, then they shall justify the righteous and condemn the wicked.
and say unto them, Hear ye the word of the LORD, ye kings of Judah, and all Judah, and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem, that enter in by these gates:
And to the house of the king of Judah, say, Hear ye the word of the LORD;