Bible verses about "democracy" | KJV_Strongs
21 H2372 Moreover thou shalt provide [H8799] H5971 out of all the people H2428 able H582 men H3373 , such as fear H430 God H582 , men H571 of truth H8130 , hating [H8802] H1215 covetousness H7760 ; and place [H8804] H8269 such over them, to be rulers H505 of thousands H8269 , and rulers H3967 of hundreds H8269 , rulers H2572 of fifties H8269 , and rulers H6235 of tens:
6 H559 And said [H8799] H8199 to the judges [H8802] H7200 , Take heed [H8798] H6213 what ye do [H8802] H8199 : for ye judge [H8799] H120 not for man H3068 , but for the LORD H1697 , who is with you in the judgment H4941 .
5 H3092 And Jehoshaphat H5975 stood [H8799] H6951 in the congregation H3063 of Judah H3389 and Jerusalem H1004 , in the house H3068 of the LORD H6440 , before H2319 the new H2691 court,
6 H559 And said [H8799] H3068 , O LORD H430 God H1 of our fathers H430 , art not thou God H8064 in heaven H4910 ? and rulest [H8802] H4467 not thou over all the kingdoms H1471 of the heathen H3027 ? and in thine hand H3581 is there not power H1369 and might H3320 , so that none is able to withstand [H8692] thee?
11 G2424 Jesus G611 answered [G5662] G2192 , Thou couldest have [G5707] G3756 no G1849 power G3762 at all against G2596 G1700 me G1508 , except G2258 it were [G5713] G1325 given [G5772] G4671 thee G509 from above G5124 : therefore G1223 G3860 he that delivered [G5723] G3165 me G4671 unto thee G2192 hath [G5719] G3187 the greater G266 sin.
38 G1063 For G3982 I am persuaded [G5769] G3754 , that G3777 neither G2288 death G3777 , nor G2222 life G3777 , nor G32 angels G3777 , nor G746 principalities G3777 , nor G1411 powers G3777 , nor G1764 things present [G5761] G3777 , nor G3195 things to come [G5723] ,
1 G3870 I exhort [G5719] G3767 therefore G4412 , that, first G3956 of all G1162 , supplications G4335 , prayers G1783 , intercessions G2169 , and giving of thanks G4160 , be made [G5745] G5228 for G3956 all G444 men;
13 G3767 G5293 Submit yourselves [G5649] G3956 to every G2937 ordinance G442 of man G1223 for G2962 the Lord's sake G1535 : whether it be G935 to the king G5613 , as G5242 supreme [G5723] ;
14 G1535 Or G2232 unto governors G5613 , as G3992 unto them that are sent [G5746] G1223 by G846 him G1519 for G3303 G1557 the punishment G2555 of evildoers G1161 , and G1868 for the praise G17 of them that do well.
15 G3754 For G3779 so G2076 is [G5748] G2307 the will G2316 of God G15 , that with well doing [G5723] G5392 ye may put to silence [G5721] G56 the ignorance G878 of foolish G444 men:
16 G5613 As G1658 free G2532 , and G3361 not G2192 using [G5723] G1657 your liberty G5613 for G1942 a cloke G2549 of maliciousness G235 , but G5613 as G1401 the servants G2316 of God.
1 G3956 Let every G5590 soul G5293 be subject [G5732] G5242 unto the higher [G5723] G1849 powers G1063 . For G2076 there is [G5748] G3756 no G1849 power G1508 but G575 of G2316 God G1161 : G1849 the powers G5607 that be [G5752] G1526 are [G5748] G5021 ordained [G5772] G5259 of G2316 God.
2 G5620 Whosoever therefore G498 resisteth [G5734] G1849 the power G436 , resisteth [G5758] G1296 the ordinance G2316 of God G1161 : and G436 they that resist [G5761] G2983 shall receive [G5695] G1438 to themselves G2917 damnation.
3 G1063 For G758 rulers G1526 are [G5748] G3756 not G5401 a terror G18 to good G2041 works G235 , but G2556 to the evil G2309 . Wilt thou [G5719] G1161 then G3361 not G5399 be afraid [G5738] G1849 of the power G4160 ? do [G5720] G18 that which is good G2532 , and G2192 thou shalt have [G5692] G1868 praise G1537 of G846 the same:
4 G1063 For G2076 he is [G5748] G1249 the minister G2316 of God G4671 to thee G1519 for G18 good G1161 . But G1437 if G4160 thou do [G5725] G2556 that which is evil G5399 , be afraid [G5737] G1063 ; for G5409 he beareth [G5719] G3756 not G3162 the sword G1500 in vain G1063 : for G2076 he is [G5748] G1249 the minister G2316 of God G1558 , a revenger G3709 to execute wrath G1519 upon G4238 him that doeth [G5723] G2556 evil.
5 G1352 Wherefore G318 ye must needs G5293 be subject [G5733] G3756 , not G3440 only G1223 for G3709 wrath G235 , but G2532 also G4893 for conscience G1223 sake.
6 G1063 For G1223 for G5124 this G1223 cause G5055 pay ye [G5719] G5411 tribute G2532 also G1063 : for G1526 they are [G5748] G2316 God's G3011 ministers G4342 , attending continually [G5723] G1519 upon G5124 this G846 very thing.