Most Relevant Verses
"You shall appoint for yourself judges and officers in all your towns which the LORD your God is giving you, according to your tribes, and they shall judge the people with righteous judgment.
"You shall not pervert the justice due to your needy brother in his dispute.
'You shall do no injustice in judgment; you shall not be partial to the poor nor defer to the great, but you are to judge your neighbor fairly.
"Then I charged your judges at that time, saying, 'Hear the cases between your fellow countrymen, and judge righteously between a man and his fellow countryman, or the alien who is with him.
"But if a man is righteous and practices justice and righteousness,
It came about the next day that Moses sat to judge the people, and the people stood about Moses from the morning until the evening.
Then Samuel said to all Israel, "Behold, I have listened to your voice in all that you said to me and I have appointed a king over you.
The scribes and the Pharisees brought a woman caught in adultery, and having set her in the center of the court,
Someone in the crowd said to Him, "Teacher, tell my brother to divide the family inheritance with me."
"You judge according to the flesh; I am not judging anyone.
"Do not judge so that you will not be judged.
"Do not judge, and you will not be judged; and do not condemn, and you will not be condemned; pardon, and you will be pardoned.
Therefore you have no excuse, everyone of you who passes judgment, for in that which you judge another, you condemn yourself; for you who judge practice the same things.
Now accept the one who is weak in faith, but not for the purpose of passing judgment on his opinions.
My brethren, do not hold your faith in our glorious Lord Jesus Christ with an attitude of personal favoritism.
Do not speak against one another, brethren He who speaks against a brother or judges his brother, speaks against the law and judges the law; but if you judge the law, you are not a doer of the law but a judge of it.
For what have I to do with judging outsiders? Do you not judge those who are within the church?
It is actually reported that there is immorality among you, and immorality of such a kind as does not exist even among the Gentiles, that someone has his father's wife.
Does any one of you, when he has a case against his neighbor, dare to go to law before the unrighteous and not before the saints?
"Beware of the false prophets, who come to you in sheep's clothing, but inwardly are ravenous wolves.
As the truth of Christ is in me, this boasting of mine will not be stopped in the regions of Achaia.