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-Paternal functions of Genesis 41 :25-57

-Civil service school provided by Daniel 1 :3-20

-Maintains of public instruction 2 Chronicles 17:7-9

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-MOSAIC .ADMINISTRATIVE .JUDICIAL SYSTEM Numbers 11:16, 17,Exodus 18:13-26;24,

25; Deuteronomy 1:9-17 .POPULAR, BY A NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES

Accepted, and agreed to, the law given by Moses Exodus 19:7, 8; 24:3, 7; Deuteronomy 29: 10-15 .Refused

to make conquest of Canaan Numbers 14:1-10 .Chose, or ratified, the chief ruler Numbers 27:18-23; 1

Samuel 10:24 with 1 Samuel 8:4-22; 11:14, 15; 2 Samuel 3:17-21; 5:1-3; 1 Chronicles 29:22; 2 Chronicles

23:3 .Possessed veto power over the king\'s purposes 1 Samuel 14:44, 45 .The court in certain capital cases

Numbers 35: 12, 24, 25 .THE DELEGATED, SENATORIAL COUNCIL .Closely associated with Moses

and subsequent leaders Exodus 3:16, 18; 4:29-31; 12:21; 17:5,6; 18:12; 19:7, 8; 24:1, 14; Leviticus 4:15;

9:1; Numbers 11:16-18, 30; 16:25; Deuteronomy 1:13-15; 5:23; 27:1; 29:10-15; 31:9, 28; Joshua 7:6; 8:10,

23:2, 32, 33; 24:1, 3, 6; 24, 25; Judges 21:16-25; Acts 5:17, 18, 21-41 .MISCELLANY

RELATING TO THE SENATE .Demands a king 1 Samuel 8:4-10, 19-22 .Saul pleads to be honored before

1 Samuel 15:30 .Chooses David as king 2 Samuel 3:17-21; 5:3; 1 Chronicles 11:3 .Closely associated with

David 2 Samuel 12:17; 1 Chronicles 15:25; 21:16 Joins Absalom in his usurpation 2 Samuel 17:4 .David

rebukes 2 Samuel 19:11 Assists Solomon at the dedication of the temple 1 Kings 8:1-3; 2 Chronicles 5:2-4

.Counsels king Rehoboam 1 Kings 12:6-8, 13 .Counsels king Ahab 1 Kings 20:7, 8 Josiah assembles to

hear the law of the Lord 2 Kings 23 : 1 ; 2 Chronicles 34:29, 3 1 .Legislates with Ezra in reforming certain

marriages with the heathen Ezra 9:1; 10:8-14 .Legislates in later times Matthew 15:2, 7-9; Mark 7:1-3 .Sits

as a court Jeremiah 26:10-24 .Constitutes, with priests and scribes, a court for the trial of both civil and

ecclesiastical causes Matthew 21:23; 26:3-5, 57-68; 27:1, 2; Mark 8:31; 14:43-65; 15:1; Luke 22:52-71;

Acts 4:1-21; 6:9-15; 7:1-59 Unfaithful to the city Lamentations 1:19 .Seeks counsel from prophets Ezekiel

8:1; 14:1; 20:1, 3; Joel 1:14; 2:16 .Corrupt 1 Kings 21:8-14; Ezekiel 8:11, 12; Matthew 26:14, 15 with

Matthew 27:3, 4 A similar senate existed Among the Egyptians Genesis 50:7 with Genesis 41 :37, 38;

Exodus 10:1, 7; 12:30; 14:5 Among the Midianites and Moabites Numbers 22:4, 7 Among the Gibeonites

Joshua 9: 1 1 EXECUTIVE FICERS TRIBES CITIES, CALLED PRINCES OR NOBLES,

MEMBERS THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY 7:2, 3, 10, 11, 18, 24, Numbers 1:4-16, 44; 54, 84; 10:4;

16:2; 17:2, 6; 27:2; 31:13, 14; 32:2; 34:18-29; 36:1; Joshua 9:15-21; 17:4; 22:13-32; Nehemiah 3:9, 12, 16,

1 Kings 21:11-13; 18, 19 .THE MOSAIC JUDICIAL SYSTEM

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-IMPERIAL Genesis 14:1; Joshua 11:10; Esther 1:1; Daniel 4:1; 6:1-3; Luke 2:1

-MONARCHICAL .Tyranny in, instances of .By Saul 1 Samuel 22:6, 12-19 .By David 2 Samuel 1:13-16;

4:9-12; 1 1 : 14-17 .By Solomon 1 Kings 2:23-25, 28-34, 36-46; 12:1-16; 21:7-16; 2 Kings 10 .By Ahasuerus

Esther 2; 3 .By Nebuchadnezzar Daniel 1:10; 2:5-13; 5:19 .By Herod Mark 6:27, 28

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-MUNICIPAL .Devolving upon a local senate and executive officers Deuteronomy 19:12; 21:2-8, 18-21;

22:13-21; 25:7-9; Joshua 20:4; Judges 8:14-16; 11:5-11; Ru 4:2-11; 1 Samuel 11:3; 16:4; 30:26; 1 Kings

21:8-14; 2 Kings 10:1-7; Nehemiah 3:9, 12, 16, Ezra 10:8, 14; 18, 19; Lamentations 5:14

-PROVINCIAL Ezra 4:8, 9; 5:3, 6; 6:6; 8:36; Nehemiah 2:7, 9; 5:14; Daniel 6:1-3; Matthew 27:2; 28:14;

Luke 3:1; Acts 24:1

-REPRESENTATIVE Deuteronomy 1:13-15; Joshua 9:11 . See DELEGATED, SENATORIAL COUNCIL,

above Also see

-THEOCRATIC Exodus 19:3-8; Deuteronomy 26:16-19; 29:1-13; 1 Samuel 8:6, 7

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