Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For rulers are not a terror to good works, but to the evil. Wilt thou then not be afraid of the power? do that which is good, and thou shalt have praise of the same:

Rulers

General references

Bible References

Rulers

Romans 13:4
for they are God's agents to do you good. But if you do wrong you may well be afraid, for they do not carry swords for nothing. They are God's servants, to execute his wrath upon wrongdoers.

Wilt

1 Peter 2:13
Submit to all human authority, for the Master's sake; to the emperor, as supreme,
1 Peter 3:13
And who is there that can hurt you if you are eager to do what is right?

General references

Acts 18:16
And he drove them away from the court.