Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Wisdom, is too high for a fool; he shall not open his mouth in the gate.
1 Samuel 19:4
And Jonathan spoke good of David unto Saul, his father, and said unto him, Let not the king sin against his slave David, for he has not sinned against thee; on the other hand his works have been very good for thee,
1 Samuel 20:32
And Jonathan answered Saul his father and said unto him, Why shall he be slain? What has he done?
1 Samuel 22:14
Then Ahimelech answered the king and said, And who is so faithful among all thy slaves as David, the king's son-in-law, who goes at thy bidding and is honourable in thy house?
Then Mordecai told them to answer Esther, Do not think in thy soul that thou shalt escape in the king's house, more than all the Jews.
The princes would refrain from talking and lay their hand on their mouth;
Do right concerning the poor and fatherless; do justice to the poor and destitute.
Then the princes and all the people said unto the priests and to the prophets: This man is not worthy to die, for he has spoken to us in the name of the LORD our God.
Now when Ebedmelech the Ethiopian, one of the eunuchs which was in the king's house, heard that they had put Jeremiah in the dungeon; the king was then sitting in the gate of Benjamin,
Does our law judge any man before it hears him and knows what he does?