The King James Version Bible

    Bible Verses About Authority

  • Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God.
  • Whosoever transgresseth, and abideth not in the doctrine of Christ, hath not God. He that abideth in the doctrine of Christ, he hath both the Father and the Son.
  • Obey them that have the rule over you, and submit yourselves: for they watch for your souls, as they that must give account, that they may do it with joy, and not with grief: for that is unprofitable for you.
  • Behold, I give unto you power to tread on serpents and scorpions, and over all the power of the enemy: and nothing shall by any means hurt you.
  • And Jesus came and spake unto them, saying, All power is given unto me in heaven and in earth.
  • Servants, be subject to your masters with all fear; not only to the good and gentle, but also to the froward. For this is thankworthy, if a man for conscience toward God endure grief, suffering wrongfully. For what glory is it, if, when ye be ...
  • Let the elders that rule well be counted worthy of double honour, especially they who labour in the word and doctrine.
  • And if any man obey not our word by this epistle, note that man, and have no company with him, that he may be ashamed.
  • For to this end also did I write, that I might know the proof of you, whether ye be obedient in all things.
  • He therefore that despiseth, despiseth not man, but God, who hath also given unto us his holy Spirit.
  • That at the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of things in heaven, and things in earth, and things under the earth; And that every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father.
  • And the things that thou hast heard of me among many witnesses, the same commit thou to faithful men, who shall be able to teach others also.