To bind his princes at his pleasure; and teach his senators wisdom.
Moses therefore wrote this song the same day, and taught it the children of Israel.
2 Kings 12:2
And Jehoash did that which was right in the sight of the LORD all his days wherein Jehoiada the priest instructed him.
And moreover, because the preacher was wise, he still taught the people knowledge; yea, he gave good heed, and sought out, and set in order many proverbs.
Behold, thou hast instructed many, and thou hast strengthened the weak hands.
What wilt thou say when he shall punish thee? for thou hast taught them to be captains, and as chief over thee: shall not sorrows take thee, as a woman in travail?
Saying, The scribes and the Pharisees sit in Moses' seat:
My doctrine shall drop as the rain, my speech shall distil as the dew, as the small rain upon the tender herb, and as the showers upon the grass:
Then will I teach transgressors thy ways; and sinners shall be converted unto thee.
She openeth her mouth with wisdom; and in her tongue is the law of kindness.
An instructor of the foolish, a teacher of babes, which hast the form of knowledge and of the truth in the law.
Thou therefore which teachest another, teachest thou not thyself? thou that preachest a man should not steal, dost thou steal?
My son, hear the instruction of thy father, and forsake not the law of thy mother:
Teach me, and I will hold my tongue: and cause me to understand wherein I have erred.
Yet hear the word of the LORD, O ye women, and let your ear receive the word of his mouth, and teach your daughters wailing, and every one her neighbour lamentation.
And he took the elders of the city, and thorns of the wilderness and briers, and with them he taught the men of Succoth.
And the king appointed them a daily provision of the king's meat, and of the wine which he drank: so nourishing them three years, that at the end thereof they might stand before the king.
Howbeit in vain do they worship me, teaching for doctrines the commandments of men.
1 Timothy 4:8
For bodily exercise profiteth little: but godliness is profitable unto all things, having promise of the life that now is, and of that which is to come.
1 Chronicles 15:22
And Chenaniah, chief of the Levites, was for song: he instructed about the song, because he was skilful.
I will bless the LORD, who hath given me counsel: my reins also instruct me in the night seasons.