Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
My son, fear Jehovah and the king: meddle not with them that are given to change.
Let every soul be subject to the authorities that are above him. For there is no authority except from God; and those that exist are set up by God.
Put them in mind to be subject to rulers, to authorities, to be obedient to rule, to be ready to do every good work,
1 Peter 2:13
Be in subjection therefore to every human institution for the Lord's sake; whether to the king as supreme,
1 Kings 2:43
Why then hast thou not kept the oath of Jehovah, and the commandment that I charged thee with?
1 Chronicles 29:24
And all the princes, and the mighty men, and all the sons likewise of king David, submitted themselves to Solomon the king.
And he took of the king's seed, and made a covenant with him, and brought him under an oath, and he took away the mighty of the land;
Wherefore it is necessary to be subject, not only on account of wrath, but also on account of conscience.