GOD'S WORD® Translation (© 1995)
Therefore, it is necessary for you to obey, not only because you're afraid of God's anger but also because of your own conscience.
King James Bible
Wherefore ye must needs be subject, not only for wrath, but also for conscience sake.
Darby Bible Translation
Wherefore it is necessary to be subject, not only on account of wrath, but also on account of conscience.
World English Bible
Therefore you need to be in subjection, not only because of the wrath, but also for conscience' sake.
Young's Literal Translation
Wherefore it is necessary to be subject, not only because of the wrath, but also because of the conscience,
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Text: Romans 13, 8-10. 8 Owe no man anything, save to love one another: for he that loveth his neighbor hath fulfilled the law. 9 For this, Thou shalt not commit adultery, Thou shalt not kill, Thou shalt not steal, Thou shalt not covet, and if there be any other commandment, it is summed up in this word, namely, Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself. 10 Love worketh no ill to his neighbor; love therefore is the fulfilment of the law. CHRISTIAN LOVE AND THE COMMAND TO LOVE. 1. This, like the two …
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Who is really wise? Who knows how to explain things? Wisdom makes one's face shine, and it changes one's grim look.
That is also why you pay your taxes. People in the government are God's servants while they do the work he has given them.
1 Peter 2:13
Place yourselves under the authority of human governments to please the Lord. Obey the emperor. He holds the highest position of authority.
1 Peter 2:19
God is pleased if a person is aware of him while enduring the pains of unjust suffering.
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