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 you wise men, and understanding, and known among your tribes, and I will make them rulers over you.
Judges and officers shall you make in all your gates, which the LORD your God gives you, throughout your tribes: and they shall judge the people with just 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 the LORD.
[A Psalm of Asaph.] God stands in the congregation of the mighty; he judges among the gods.
Therefore I said, Surely these are poor; they are foolish: for they know not the way of the LORD, nor the law 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 brethren?
You shall not pervert the justice of your poor in his dispute.
If there is a controversy between men, and they come unto judgment, that the judges may judge them; then they shall justify the righteous, and condemn the wicked.
And say unto them, Hear you the word of the LORD, you kings of Judah, and all Judah, and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem, that enter in by these gates:
And concerning the house of the king of Judah, say, Hear you the word of the LORD;