6 Bible Verses about Orderliness In Society
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Admonish them to be subject to dominion and power, and to persuade those who have authority, that they be quick unto every good work.
Let every soul submit itself to the higher powers. For there is no power but of God, and the powers that be are ordained of God.
and over these three presidents, of whom Daniel was first, that the governors might give accounts unto them, and the king should not be bothered. Then this Daniel was preferred above these governors and presidents because an overabundance of the Spirit was in him; and the king thought to set him over the whole kingdom. Then the presidents and governors looked for occasions against Daniel on behalf of the kingdom, but they could find no occasion or fault because he was faithful, and no vice nor fault was found in him.read more.
Then these men said, We shall never find any occasion against this Daniel except we find it against him in the law of his God. Then these governors and presidents assembled together before the king and said thus unto him, King Darius, live for ever. All the presidents of the kingdom, magistrates, governors, great ones, and captains have agreed in common accord to promote a royal decree and to confirm it that whoever 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.
Therefore, be subject to every human ordinance that is of the Lord, whether it be to a king or to a superior, and unto governors as unto those that are sent by him for the punishment of evildoers and for the praise of those that do well.
Jesus answered, Thou could have no power at all against me, unless it were given thee from above; therefore he that delivered me unto thee has the greater sin.
For this cause ye also pay them tribute, for they are God's ministers, attending continually to this very thing.
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- 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
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