Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


I counsel thee to keep the king's commandment, and that in regard of the oath of God.

Bible References

I counsel

Proverbs 24:21
My son, fear the LORD and the king, and do not meddle with those that are given to change,
Romans 13:1
Let every soul submit itself to the higher powers. For there is no power but of God, and the powers that be are ordained of God.
Titus 3:1
Admonish them to be subject to dominion and power, and to persuade those who have authority, that they be quick unto every good work.
1 Peter 2:13
Therefore, be subject to every human ordinance that is of the Lord, whether it be to a king or to a superior,

In regard

1 Kings 2:43
Why then hast thou not kept the oath of the LORD and the commandment that I have 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 unto Solomon, the king.
Ezekiel 17:13
and has taken of the seed of the kingdom and made a covenant with him and has brought him to an oath: he has also taken the mighty of the land:
Romans 13:5
Therefore it is necessary that ye be subject, not only for punishment, but also for conscience sake.