9 Bible Verses about Honouring Rulers
Most Relevant Verses
The elders who lead well must be considered worthy of double honor, especially those who labor by speaking and teaching.
Obey your leaders and submit [to them], for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account, so that they can do this with joy and not [with] groaning, for this [would be] unprofitable for you.
Do not curse the king even in your thoughts, and do not curse the rich even in your own bedroom, for a bird of the sky may carry your voice; a winged messenger may repeat your words.
Let every person be subject to the governing authorities, for [there] is no authority except by God, and those that exist are put in place by God.
Honor all [people], love the community of believers, fear God, honor 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