Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Is it fit to say to a king, Thou art wicked? and to princes, Ye are ungodly?

Bible References

General references

Exodus 22:28
Thou shalt not make light of God, and thou shalt not curse the chiefs of thy people.
Proverbs 17:26
Also punishing to the just one is not good, to strike nobles for uprightness.
Acts 23:3
Then said Paul to him, God is about to strike thee, thou wall covered with dust: and sittest thou judging me according to law, and commanded me to be struck illegally?
Romans 13:7
Therefore restore debts to all; to whom tribute, tribute; to whom recompense, recompense; to whom fear, fear; to whom honour, honour.
1 Peter 2:17
Honour all. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king.
2 Peter 2:10
And chiefly them going after the flesh in eager desire of defilement, and despising dominion. Self-sufficient, rash men, they tremble not, defaming glories.
Jude 1:8
And likewise indeed these dreaming truly defile the flesh, and despise dominion, and defame glories.