And I charged your judges at that time, saying, Hear the causes between your brothers, and judge righteously between every man and his brother, and the stranger that is with him.
Treasury of Scripture
Deuteronomy 27:11 And Moses charged the people the same day, saying,
Deuteronomy 31:14 And the LORD said to Moses, Behold, your days approach that you must die: call Joshua...
Numbers 27:19 And set him before Eleazar the priest, and before all the congregation; and give him a charge in their sight.
1 Thessalonians 2:11 As you know how we exhorted and comforted and charged every one of you, as a father does his children,
1 Timothy 5:21 I charge you before God, and the Lord Jesus Christ, and the elect angels...
1 Timothy 6:17 Charge them that are rich in this world, that they be not high minded, nor trust in uncertain riches, but in the living God...
Exodus 23:2,3,7,8 You shall not follow a multitude to do evil; neither shall you speak in a cause to decline after many to wrest judgment...
Leviticus 19:15 You shall do no unrighteousness in judgment: you shall not respect the person of the poor, nor honor the person of the mighty...
2 Samuel 23:3 The God of Israel said, the Rock of Israel spoke to me, He that rules over men must be just, ruling in the fear of God.
2 Chronicles 19:6-10 And said to the judges, Take heed what you do: for you judge not for man, but for the LORD, who is with you in the judgment...
Psalm 58:1 Do you indeed speak righteousness, O congregation? do you judge uprightly, O you sons of men?
John 7:24 Judge not according to the appearance, but judge righteous judgment.
Deuteronomy 10:18,19 He does execute the judgment of the fatherless and widow, and loves the stranger, in giving him food and raiment...
Deuteronomy 24:14 You shall not oppress an hired servant that is poor and needy, whether he be of your brothers...
Exodus 22:21 You shall neither vex a stranger, nor oppress him: for you were strangers in the land of Egypt.
Exodus 23:9 Also you shall not oppress a stranger: for you know the heart of a stranger, seeing you were strangers in the land of Egypt.
Leviticus 24:22 You shall have one manner of law, as well for the stranger, as for one of your own country: for I am the LORD your God.
ContextMoses Appoints Leaders
9And I spoke to you at that time, saying, I am not able to bear you myself alone: 10The LORD your God has multiplied you, and, behold, you are this day as the stars of heaven for multitude. 11(The LORD God of your fathers make you a thousand times so many more as you are, and bless you, as he has promised you!) 12How can I myself alone bear your cumbrance, and your burden, and your strife? 13Take you wise men, and understanding, and known among your tribes, and I will make them rulers over you. 14And you answered me, and said, The thing which you have spoken is good for us to do. 15So I took the chief of your tribes, wise men, and known, and made them heads over you, captains over thousands, and captains over hundreds, and captains over fifties, and captains over tens, and officers among your tribes. 16And I charged your judges at that time, saying, Hear the causes between your brothers, and judge righteously between every man and his brother, and the stranger that is with him. 17You shall not respect persons in judgment; but you shall hear the small as well as the great; you shall not be afraid of the face of man; for the judgment is God's: and the cause that is too hard for you, bring it to me, and I will hear it. 18And I commanded you at that time all the things which you should do.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
And I charged your judges at that time, saying, Hear the causes between your brethren, and judge righteously between a man and his brother, and the sojourner that is with him.
And I commanded them, saying: Hear them, and judge that which is just: whether he be one of your country, or a stranger.
Darby Bible Translation
And I commanded your judges at that time, saying, Hear the causes between your brethren, and judge righteously between a man and his brother, and him also that sojourneth with him.
King James Bible
And I charged your judges at that time, saying, Hear the causes between your brethren, and judge righteously between every man and his brother, and the stranger that is with him.
Young's Literal Translation
And I command your judges at that time, saying, Hearkening between your brethren -- then ye have judged righteousness between a man, and his brother, and his sojourner;