Romans 13:5
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English Standard Version
Therefore one must be in subjection, not only to avoid God’s wrath but also for the sake of conscience.

King James Bible
Wherefore ye must needs be subject, not only for wrath, but also for conscience sake.

American Standard Version
Wherefore ye must needs be in subjection, not only because of the wrath, but also for conscience'sake.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Wherefore be subject of necessity, not only for wrath, but also for conscience' sake.

English Revised Version
Wherefore ye must needs be in subjection, not only because of the wrath, but also for conscience sake.

Webster's Bible Translation
Wherefore ye must needs be subject, not only for wrath, but also for conscience sake.

Weymouth New Testament
We must obey therefore, not only in order to escape punishment, but also for conscience' sake.

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ye.

1 Samuel 24:5,6 And it came to pass afterward, that David's heart smote him, because he had cut off Saul's skirt...

Ecclesiastes 8:2 I counsel you to keep the king's commandment, and that in regard of the oath of God.

Titus 3:1,2 Put them in mind to be subject to principalities and powers, to obey magistrates, to be ready to every good work...

1 Peter 2:13-15 Submit yourselves to every ordinance of man for the Lord's sake: whether it be to the king, as supreme...

conscience.

Acts 24:16 And herein do I exercise myself, to have always a conscience void to offense toward God, and toward men.

Hebrews 13:18 Pray for us: for we trust we have a good conscience, in all things willing to live honestly.

1 Peter 2:19 For this is thank worthy, if a man for conscience toward God endure grief, suffering wrongfully.

1 Peter 3:16 Having a good conscience; that, whereas they speak evil of you, as of evildoers...

Cross References
Ecclesiastes 8:1
Who is like the wise? And who knows the interpretation of a thing? A man's wisdom makes his face shine, and the hardness of his face is changed.

Romans 13:6
For because of this you also pay taxes, for the authorities are ministers of God, attending to this very thing.

1 Peter 2:13
Be subject for the Lord's sake to every human institution, whether it be to the emperor as supreme,

1 Peter 2:19
For this is a gracious thing, when, mindful of God, one endures sorrows while suffering unjustly.

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