Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


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

Bible References


Acts 4:19
And Peter and John having answered to them, said, If it is just before God to hear you rather than God, judge ye.
Genesis 3:17
And to Adam he said, Because thou didst listen to the voice of thy wife, and thou wilt eat from the tree which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat from it; cursed the earth for thy sake; in labor shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life;
1 Samuel 15:24
And Saul will say to Samuel, I sinned: for I passed by the mouth of Jehovah, and thy words: for I feared the people and I will hear to their voice.
Mark 7:7
And in vain they revere me, teaching doctrines the commands of men.
Revelation 14:8
And another angel followed, saying, She fell, Babylon fell, the great city, for all nations has she given to drink of the wine of the wrath of her fornication.

General references

Genesis 27:8
And now my son, hear to my voice, according to that I command thee.
Numbers 23:26
And Balsam will answer and say to Balak, Spake I not to thee, saying, All which Jehovah shall speak I will do it?
2 Kings 16:16
And Urijah the priest will do according to all which king Ahaz commanded.
Luke 12:11
And when they bring you to assemblies, and beginnings, and powers, have no anxiety how or what ye allege for justification, or what ye say: