Book of Mormon, Language
The use of the word judge in the scriptures can cause confusion. By researching the etymologies and scriptural uses of the words judge and righteous, Cynthia Hallen observes that there is a difference between judging and judging righteously.
BYU ScholarsArchive Citation
Hallen, Cynthia L.
"What's in a Word?,"
Journal of Book of Mormon Studies: Vol. 10
, Article 10.
Available at: http://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/jbms/vol10/iss2/10