They are to judge the people at all times. Let them bring every major matter to you, but let them judge every minor matter. It will lighten your burden, and they'll bear it with you.
"Teacher, which is the greatest commandment in the Law?"
Then one of the scribes came near and heard the Sadducees arguing with one another. He saw how well Jesus answered them, so he asked him, "Which commandment is the most important of them all?"
This is the greatest and most important commandment.
Jesus answered, "The most important is, "Hear, O Israel, the Lord our God is one Lord,
The second is this: "You must love your neighbor as yourself.' No other commandment is greater than these."
So I sent messengers to them, replying "I am involved in a great endeavor, so I can't leave. Why should the work stop while I leave it to come down to you?"
Are you seeking great things for yourself? Don't seek them. Indeed, I'm about to bring disaster on all flesh,' declares the LORD, "but your life will be spared wherever you go.'"
How lonely she lies, the city that thronged with people! Like a widow she has become, this great one among nations! The princess among provinces has become a vassal.
You blind fools! What is more important, the gold or the sanctuary that made the gold holy?
You blind men! Which is more important, the gift or the altar that makes the gift holy?
"That's why I'm telling you to stop worrying about your life what you will eat or what you will drink or about your body what you will wear. Life is more than food, isn't it, and the body more than clothing?
But first be concerned about God's kingdom and his righteousness, and all of these things will be provided for you as well.
and know his will, and approve of what is best because you have been instructed in the Law;
1 Corinthians 15:3
For I passed on to you the most important points that I received: The Messiah died for our sins according to the Scriptures,