Respecting Authority

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Romans 13:7

Render therefore to all their dues: tribute to whom tribute is due; custom to whom custom; fear to whom fear; honour to whom honour.

Romans 13:5

Therefore it is necessary that ye be subject, not only for punishment, but also for conscience sake.

Romans 13:3

For the magistrates are not a terror unto those who do good, but to the doer of evil. Is thy desire therefore to not fear the power? do that which is good, and thou shalt have praise of the same;

Matthew 15:6

and now has no need to honour his father or his mother with succour. Thus ye have made the commandment of God of no effect by your tradition.

2 Corinthians 1:24

Not for that we have dominion over your faith, but are helpers of your joy, for by faith ye stand.

Romans 13:2

Whosoever therefore resists the power, resists the ordinance of God, and those that resist shall receive condemnation to themselves.

James 2:1

My brethren, do not have the faith of our Lord Jesus, the glorious Christ, with respect of persons.

Deuteronomy 1:17

Ye shall not respect persons in judgment, but ye shall hear the small as well as the great; ye shall not be afraid of the face of man, for the judgment is God's; and the cause that is too hard for you, bring it unto me, and I will hear it.

Jude 1:8

In the same manner these deceived dreamers, defile their flesh, despise dominion, and speak evil of higher powers.

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