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 Yahweh and the king. Don't join those who are rebellious:
Romans 13:1
Let every soul be in subjection to the higher authorities, for there is no authority except from God, and those who exist are ordained by God.
Titus 3:1
Remind them to be in subjection to rulers and to authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work,
1 Peter 2:13
Therefore subject yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord's sake: whether to the king, as supreme;

In regard

1 Kings 2:43
Why then have you not kept the oath of Yahweh, and the commandment that I have instructed you with?"
1 Chronicles 29:24
All the princes, the mighty men, and also all of the sons of king David submitted themselves to Solomon the king.
Ezekiel 17:13
and he took of the seed royal, and made a covenant with him; he also brought him under an oath, and took away the mighty of the land;
Romans 13:5
Therefore you need to be in subjection, not only because of the wrath, but also for conscience' sake.