Moreover, you should select out of all the people able men who fear God, men of truth, hating unjust gain, and place such over them to be rulers of thousands, rulers of hundreds, rulers of fifties, and rulers of tens. Bible see other translations

“hating unjust gain.” The most common “unjust gain” attained by leaders was bribes. The ESV even translates the phrase as “hate a bribe.”

Commentary for: Exodus 18:21