Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Bible References

Submitting

Ephesians 5:22
Married women, submit to your own husbands as if to the Lord;
Romans 13:1
Let every individual be obedient to those who rule over him; for no one is a ruler except by God's permission, and our present rulers have had their rank and power assigned to them by Him.
1 Corinthians 16:16
I beseech you, on your part, to show deference to such men, and to every one who participates in their work and toils hard.
Philippians 2:3
Do nothing in a spirit of factiousness or of vainglory, but, with true humility, let every one regard the rest as being of more account than himself;
1 Timothy 2:11
A woman should quietly learn from others with entire submissiveness.
1 Timothy 3:4
but ruling his own household wisely and well, with children kept under control with true dignity.
Hebrews 13:17
Obey your leaders and be submissive to them. For they are keeping watch over your souls as those who will have to give account; that they may do this with joy and not with lamentation. For that would be of no advantage to you.
1 Peter 2:13
Submit, for the Lord's sake, to every authority set up by man, whether it be to the Emperor as supreme ruler,
1 Peter 5:5
In the same way you younger men must submit to your elders; and all of you must gird yourselves with humility towards one another, for God sets Himself against the proud, but gives grace to the humble.

In

2 Corinthians 7:1
Having therefore these promises, beloved friends, let us purify ourselves from all defilement of body and of spirit, and secure perfect holiness through the fear of God.
1 Peter 2:17
Honour every one. Love the brotherhood, fear God, honour the Emperor.

General references

1 Peter 2:13
Submit, for the Lord's sake, to every authority set up by man, whether it be to the Emperor as supreme ruler,