Cross-references

Explore similar Bible verses on Romans 13:1 in English Standard Version

"Let every person be subject to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those that exist have been instituted by God."

  • Da 2:21 He changes times and seasons; he removes kings and sets up kings; he gives wisdom to the wise and knowledge to those who have understanding;
  • Joh 19:11 Jesus answered him, “You would have no authority over me at all unless it had been given you from above. Therefore he who delivered me over to you has the greater sin.”
  • Tit 3:1 Remind them to be submissive to rulers and authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work,
  • 1Pe 2:13 Be subject for the Lord’s sake to every human institution, whether it be to the emperor as supreme,