Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Then Peter and the other apostles answered and said, We ought to obey God rather than men.

Bible References

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Acts 4:19
But Peter and John having replied to them, they said, Whether it is right in the sight of God to hearken to you rather than God, judge ye.
Genesis 3:17
And to Adam he said, Because thou have hearkened to the voice of thy wife, and have eaten of the tree, of which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shall not eat of it, cursed is the ground for thy sake. In toil thou shall eat of it all
1 Samuel 15:24
And Saul said to Samuel, I have sinned, for I have transgressed the commandment of LORD, and thy words, because I feared the people, and obeyed their voice.
Mark 7:7
But in vain they worship me, teaching as doctrines the commandments of men.
Revelation 14:8
And another, a second agent, followed, saying, Babylon the great has fallen, has fallen. She has given all the nations to drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication.

General references

Genesis 27:8
Now therefore, my son, obey my voice according to that which I command thee.
Numbers 23:26
But Balaam answered and said to Balak, Did I not tell thee, saying, All that LORD speaks, that I must do?
2 Kings 16:16
Thus did Urijah the priest, according to all that king Ahaz commanded.
Luke 12:11
And when they bring you to the synagogues, and the principle positions, and the offices of authority, be not anxious how or what ye should answer in defense, or what ye should say,