Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But his citizens were hating him, and sent an embassy after him, saying, 'We do not wish this man to be king over us.'
But he who was wronging his neighbor thrust him away, saying, 'Who appointed you a ruler and a judge over us?
1 Thessalonians 4:8
Therefore, indeed, he that rejects, rejects not man, but God, Who giveth His Holy Spirit to you.
Obey those who are your leaders, and submit to them; for they watch in behalf of your souls, as those who are to give an account; that they may do this with joy, and not with sighing; for this would be unprofitable for you.
1 Peter 2:13
Submit yourself to every human ordinance, for the Lord's sake; whether to a king as supreme;