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Jethro advises Moses on judicial matters
Jethro advised Moses to divide responsibility for judging the Israelites. Moses appointed men to act as judges.
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Ex 18:13–27

And the next day, Moses sat to judge the people, and the people stood before Moses from the morning until the evening. And the father-in-law of Moses saw all that he was doing for the people, and he said, “What is this thing that you are doing for the people? Why are you sitting alone and …

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Dt 1:9–18;
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