'Governing' in the Bible
The God of Israel has spoken; the Rock of Israel has talked to me. "When one is governing men justly, he fears God while governing.
The Lord afflicted the king, and he had a serious skin disease until the day of his death. He lived in a separate house, while Jotham, the king’s son, was over the household governing the people of the land.
So King Uzziah was diseased to the time of his death. He lived in quarantine with a serious skin disease and was excluded from access to the Lord’s temple, while his son Jotham was over the king’s household governing the people of the land.
that mighty kings have ruled over Jerusalem, governing all the provinces beyond the River, and that tribute, custom and toll were paid to them.
But I, the Lord, make the following promise: I have made a covenant governing the coming of day and night. I have established the fixed laws governing heaven and earth.
Jesus told them, "I tell all of you with certainty, when the Son of Man sits on his glorious throne in the renewed creation, you who have followed me will also sit on twelve thrones, governing the twelve tribes of Israel.
But Jesus called them to [Him] and said to them, You know that those who are recognized as governing and are supposed to rule the Gentiles (the nations) lord it over them [ruling with absolute power, holding them in subjection], and their great men exercise authority and dominion over them.
This first registration took place while Quirinius was governing Syria.
But not so with you. But one who is the greater among you, let him become as the younger, and one who is governing, as one who serves.
Everyone must submit to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except from God, and those that exist are instituted by God.
For this reason you also pay taxes, for the authorities are God's servants devoted to governing.
- Govern (42 instances in 13 translations)
- Governed (30 instances in 5 translations)
- Governings (1 instance in 1 translation)
- Government (34 instances in 13 translations)
- Governments (2 instances in 6 translations)