7 Bible Verses about Respecting Government, Government Authority, Government Officials, & Government Leaders.
Find below 7 Inspirational, Motivational, Encouraging & Eye Opening Bible Verses about Respecting Government, Respecting Government Authority, Respecting Government Officials, & Respecting Government Leaders.
Dear Friends, we must respect Our Government Authorities, Officials, and Leaders – whether or not we agree with their policies and actions. When we disagree, we must do so respectfully. We must never forget that we are representatives of Jesus in all we say and do.
We must also remember to pray for those in authority, so that it may go well with us and so that we might have peace in our land.
See also: Why should we pray for our country?
I pray these Important Scriptures are a blessing to you and yours. May our lives, words, and actions always bring glory to God. Thanks for reading!
Titus 3:1, NLT Remind the believers to submit to the government and its officers. They should be obedient, always ready to do what is good.
See also: 7 Bible Verses about Respecting Authority
Romans 13:1, NLT Everyone must submit to governing authorities. For all authority comes from God, and those in positions of authority have been placed there by God.
Daniel 2:21, NIV He changes times and seasons; he deposes kings and raises up others. He gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to the discerning. See also: Wisdom comes from God
1 Peter 2:13-14, NIV Submit yourselves for the Lord’s sake to every human authority: whether to the emperor, as the supreme authority, or to governors, who are sent by him to punish those who do wrong and to commend those who do right. (Emphasis mine)
1 Timothy 2:1-3, NLT I urge you, first of all, to pray for all people. Ask God to help them; intercede on their behalf, and give thanks for them. Pray this way for kings and all who are in authority so that we can live peaceful and quiet lives marked by godliness and dignity. This is good and pleases God our Savior, Related: Bible Verses about the Power of Prayer
Colossians 3:17, NLT And whatever you do or say, do it as a representative of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through him to God the Father. (We are representatives of Jesus)
Colossians 3:15, NIV Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful. See also: Speak up when you see injustice; Living in peace with others; Respecting Others; Respecting Your Elders
Thanks for reading, Dear Friends!
Have a wonderfully blessed, stress-free, productive, and joyful day!
Much Love & Blessings,
Bomi Jolly ~ JollyNotes.com