Obedience, To Human Authorities
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Every person is to be in subjection to the governing authorities For there is no authority except from God, and those which exist are established by God.
First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men,
Remind them to be subject to rulers, to authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good deed,
Submit yourselves for the Lord's sake to every human institution, whether to a king as the one in authority,
And Jesus said to them, "Render to Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's." And they were amazed at Him.
They said to Him, "Caesar's." Then He said to them, "Then render to Caesar the things that are Caesar's; and to God the things that are God's."
And He said to them, "Then render to Caesar the things that are Caesar's, and to God the things that are God's."
Obey your leaders and submit to them, for they keep watch over your souls as those who will give an account. Let them do this with joy and not with grief, for this would be unprofitable for you.
You younger men, likewise, be subject to your elders; and all of you, clothe yourselves with humility toward one another, for GOD IS OPPOSED TO THE PROUD, BUT GIVES GRACE TO THE HUMBLE.
Children, obey your parents in the Lord, for this is right.
A fool rejects his father's discipline, But he who regards reproof is sensible.
Children, be obedient to your parents in all things, for this is well-pleasing to the Lord.
And He went down with them and came to Nazareth, and He continued in subjection to them; and His mother treasured all these things in her heart.
But Peter and the apostles answered, "We must obey God rather than men.
But Peter and John answered and said to them, "Whether it is right in the sight of God to give heed to you rather than to God, you be the judge;
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