binding his officials at will
and instructing his elders.
So Moses wrote down this song on that day and taught it to the Israelites.
2 Kings 12:2
Throughout the time Jehoiada the priest instructed him, Joash did what was right in the Lord’s sight.
In addition to the Teacher being a wise man, he constantly taught the people knowledge; he weighed, explored, and arranged many proverbs.
Indeed, you have instructed many
and have strengthened weak hands.
What will you say when He appoints
close friends as leaders over you,
ones you yourself trained?
Won’t labor pains seize you,
as they do a woman in labor?
“The scribes and the Pharisees are seated in the chair of Moses.
Let my teaching fall like rain
and my word settle like dew,
like gentle rain on new grass
and showers on tender plants.
Then I will teach the rebellious Your ways,
and sinners will return to You.
She opens her mouth with wisdom
and loving instruction is on her tongue.
an instructor of the ignorant, a teacher of the immature, having the full expression of knowledge and truth in the law—
you then, who teach another, don’t you teach yourself? You who preach, “You must not steal”—do you steal?
Listen, my son, to your father’s instruction,
and don’t reject your mother’s teaching,
Teach me, and I will be silent.
Help me understand what I did wrong.
Now hear the word of the Lord, you women.
Pay attention to the word of His mouth.
Teach your daughters a lament
and one another a dirge,
So he took the elders of the city, and he took some thorns and briers from the wilderness, and he disciplined the men of Succoth with them.
The king assigned them daily provisions from the royal food and from the wine that he drank. They were to be trained for three years, and at the end of that time they were to serve in the king’s court.
They worship Me in vain,
teachingas doctrinesthe commandsof men.
1 Timothy 4:8
the training of the body has a limited benefit,
but godliness is beneficial in every way,
since it holds promise for the present life
and also for the life to come.
1 Chronicles 15:22
Chenaniah, the leader of the Levites in music, was to direct the music because he was skillful.
I will praise the Lord who counsels me—
even at night my conscience instructs me.