Most Relevant Verses
Elders who handle their duties well should be considered worthy of double compensation, especially those who work hard at preaching and teaching.
Continue to follow and be submissive to your leaders, since they are watching over your souls as those who will have to give a word of explanation. By doing this, you will be letting them carry out their duties joyfully, and not with grief, for that would be harmful for you.
Do not curse the king, even in your thoughts. Do not curse the rich, even in your bedroom. For a bird will fly by and tell what you say, or something with wings may talk about it.
Every person must be subject to the governing authorities, for no authority exists except by God's permission. The existing authorities have been established by God,
Honor everyone. Keep on loving the community of believers, fearing God, and honoring the king.
- Attending Church
- Attitudes Towards Kings
- Authority Of People
- Authority, of human institutions
- Bishops, Duties
- Bishops, Qualifications
- Brothers Love
- Civic Duties
- Commitment, to God's people
- Examples of Leadership
- Giving Money To The Church
- Honour The Honourable
- Human Authority, Christian Response
- Loving Everyone
- Ministry, In The Church