Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Wherefore ye must needs be subject, not only for wrath, but also for conscience sake.

General references

Bible References

Ye

1 Samuel 24:5
It happened afterward, that David's heart struck him, because he had cut off Saul's skirt.
Ecclesiastes 8:2
I say, "Keep the king's command!" because of the oath to 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;

Conscience

Acts 24:16
Herein I also practice always having a conscience void of offense toward God and men.
Hebrews 13:18
Pray for us, for we are persuaded that we have a good conscience, desiring to live honorably in all things.
1 Peter 2:19
For it is commendable if someone endures pain, suffering unjustly, because of conscience toward God.
1 Peter 3:16
having a good conscience; that, while you are spoken against as evildoers, they may be disappointed who curse your good way of life in Christ.

General references

Joshua 1:16
They answered Joshua, saying, "All that you have commanded us we will do, and wherever you send us we will go.
2 Chronicles 19:5
He set judges in the land throughout all the fortified cities of Judah, city by city,