6 Bible Verses about Orderliness In Society
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Put them in mind to be subject to rulers, to authorities, to be obedient to rule, to be ready to do every good work,
Let every soul be subject to the authorities that are above him. For there is no authority except from God; and those that exist are set up by God.
and over these, three presidents of whom Daniel was one to whom these satraps should render account, and that the king should suffer no loss. Now this Daniel surpassed the presidents and the satraps, because an excellent spirit was in him; and the king thought to appoint him over the whole realm. Then the presidents and the satraps sought to find a pretext against Daniel with respect to the kingdom; but they could not find any pretext or fault; inasmuch as he was faithful, neither was there any error or fault found in him.read more.
Then said these men, We shall not find any pretext against this Daniel, unless we find it against him touching the law of his God. Then these presidents and satraps came in a body to the king, and said thus unto him: King Darius, live for ever! All the presidents of the kingdom, the prefects, and the satraps, the counsellors, and the governors have consulted together to establish a royal statute, and to make a firm decree, that whosoever shall ask a petition of any god or man for thirty days, except of thee, O king, he shall be cast into the den of lions.
Be in subjection therefore to every human institution for the Lord's sake; whether to the king as supreme, or to rulers as sent by him, for vengeance on evildoers, and praise to them that do well.
Jesus answered, Thou hadst no authority whatever against me if it were not given to thee from above. On this account he that has delivered me up to thee has the greater sin.
For on this account ye pay tribute also; for they are God's officers, attending continually on this very thing.
- Society (12 instances)
- Attitudes Towards Kings
- Authority, of human institutions
- Be Subject To People
- Civic Duties
- Civil Government
- Civil authorities
- Human Authority, Christian Response
- Human Authority, Instituted By God
- Human Authority, Nature Of
- Morality, And Creation
- Obedience, To Human Authorities
- Power, Human
- Respecting Authority
- Social duties
- Ethics, basis of
- Ethics, social
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