Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

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
Fear the Lord, my child, as well as the king, and do not associate with rebels,
Romans 13:1
Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except by God's appointment, and the authorities that exist have been instituted by God.
Titus 3:1
Remind them to be subject to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work.
1 Peter 2:13
Be subject to every human institution for the Lord's sake, whether to a king as supreme

In regard

1 Kings 2:43
Why then have you broken the oath you made before the Lord and disobeyed the order I gave you?"
1 Chronicles 29:24
All the officers and warriors, as well as all of King David's sons, pledged their allegiance to King Solomon.
Ezekiel 17:13
He took one from the royal family, made a treaty with him, and put him under oath. He then took the leaders of the land
Romans 13:5
Therefore it is necessary to be in subjection, not only because of the wrath of the authorities but also because of your conscience.

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