WE HAVE THE AUTHORITY TO FIGHT AND WIN THIS WAR
21Pay attention to him, and listen to him. Don't defy him, because he will not forgive your disobedience. He is acting on my AUTHORITY.
9and Nemuel, Dathan, and Abiram were the sons of Eliab. (It was Dathan and Abiram, men chosen by the community, who defied Moses and Aaron's AUTHORITY. They joined Korah's followers when they defied the LORD's AUTHORITY.
20Give him some of your AUTHORITY so that the whole community of Israel will obey him.
22If a prophet speaks in the LORD's name and what he says doesn't happen or come true, then it didn't come from the LORD. That prophet has spoken on his own AUTHORITY. Never be afraid of him.
18Whoever rebels against your AUTHORITY or does not obey your orders will be put to death. Just be strong and courageous!"
1 Samuel 21:13
13So he changed his behavior when he was in their presence and acted insane as long as he was under their AUTHORITY. He scribbled on the doors of the city gate and let his spit run down his beard.
2 Samuel 22:48
48God gives me vengeance! He brings people under my AUTHORITY.
7So they gave money to the stonecutters and carpenters. Then they gave food, drink, and olive oil to the men from Sidon and Tyre in exchange for cedar, which the men would bring by sea from Lebanon to Joppa as King Cyrus of Persia had authorized them to do.
7Next to them Melatiah from Gibeon and Jadon from Meronoth, with men from Gibeon and Mizpah, made repairs on the wall. They did this under the AUTHORITY of the governor from the province west of the Euphrates River.
1Later, King Xerxes promoted Haman. (Haman was the son of Hammedatha and was from Agag.) He gave Haman a position higher in AUTHORITY than all the other officials who were with him.
29Abihail's daughter Queen Esther and Mordecai the Jew wrote with full AUTHORITY in order to establish with this second letter the well-known celebration of Purim.
2"AUTHORITY and terror belong to God. He establishes peace in his high places.
47God gives me vengeance! He brings people under my AUTHORITY.
3He brings people under our AUTHORITY and puts nations under our feet.
6The AUTHORITY to REWARD someone does not come from the east, from the west, or even from the wilderness.
7God alone is the judge. He punishes one person and rewards another.
2my merciful one, my fortress, my stronghold, and my savior, my shield, the one in whom I take refuge, and the one who brings people under my AUTHORITY.
8Don't be surprised if you see poor people being oppressed, denied justice, or denied their rights in any district. One AUTHORITY is watching over another, and they both have authorities watching over them.
9I have seen all of this, and I have carefully considered all that is done under the sun whenever one person has AUTHORITY to hurt others.
21I will dress him in your linen robe and fasten it with your belt. I will give him your AUTHORITY, and he will be like a father to those who live in Jerusalem and to the nation of Judah.
10The Almighty LORD is coming with power to rule with AUTHORITY. His REWARD is with him, and the people he has won arrive ahead of him.
12They will capture the few survivors of Edom and all the other nations that were under my AUTHORITY, DECLARES the LORD, who will do these things.
22Many will say to me on that day, 'Lord, Lord, didn't we prophesy in your name? Didn't we force out demons and do many miracles by the power and AUTHORITY of your name?'
29Unlike their scribes, he taught them with AUTHORITY.
6I want you to know that the SON OF MAN has AUTHORITY on earth to forgive sins." Then he said to the paralyzed man, "Get up, pick up your stretcher, and go home."
8When the crowd saw this, they were filled with awe and praised God for giving such AUTHORITY to humans.
1Jesus called his twelve disciples and gave them AUTHORITY to force evil spirits out of people and to cure every disease and sickness.
19When they hand you over to the authorities, don't worry about what to say or how to say it. When the time comes, you will be given what to say.
8"The SON OF MAN has AUTHORITY over the day of worship."
6does not have to honor his father. Because of your traditions you have destroyed the AUTHORITY of God's word.
23Jesus said to them, "You will drink my cup. But I don't have the AUTHORITY to grant you a seat at my right or left. MY FATHER has already prepared these positions for certain people."
25Jesus called the apostles and said, "You know that the rulers of nations have absolute power over people and their officials have absolute AUTHORITY over people.
2"The scribes and the Pharisees teach with Moses' AUTHORITY.
18When Jesus came near, he spoke to them. He said, "All AUTHORITY in heaven and on earth has been given to me.
22The people were amazed at his teachings. Unlike their scribes, he taught them with AUTHORITY.
27Everyone was stunned. They said to each other, "What is this? This is a new teaching that has AUTHORITY behind it! He gives orders to evil spirits, and they obey him."
10I want you to know that the SON OF MAN has AUTHORITY on earth to forgive sins." Then he said to the paralyzed man,
28For this reason the SON OF MAN has AUTHORITY over the day of worship."
15They also had the AUTHORITY to force demons out of people.
7He called the twelve apostles, sent them out two by two, and gave them AUTHORITY over evil spirits.
13Because of your traditions you have destroyed the AUTHORITY of God's word. And you do many other things like that."
38John said to Jesus, "Teacher, we saw someone forcing demons out of a person by using the power and AUTHORITY of your name. We tried to stop him because he was not one of us."
40But I don't have the AUTHORITY to grant you a seat at my right or left. Those positions have already been prepared for certain people."
42Jesus called the apostles and said, "You know that the acknowledged rulers of nations have absolute power over people and their officials have absolute AUTHORITY over people.
11When they take you away to hand you over to the authorities, don't worry ahead of time about what you will say. Instead, say whatever is given to you to say when the time comes. Indeed, you are not the one who will be speaking, but the Holy Spirit will.
17"These are the miraculous signs that will accompany believers: They will use the power and AUTHORITY of my name to force demons out of people. They will speak new languages.
32The people were amazed at his teachings because he spoke with AUTHORITY.
36Everyone was stunned. They said to one another, "What kind of command is this? With AUTHORITY and power he gives orders to evil spirits, and they come out."
24I want you to know that the SON OF MAN has AUTHORITY on earth to forgive sins." Then he said to the paralyzed man, "Get up, pick up your stretcher, and go home."
5Then he added, "The SON OF MAN has AUTHORITY over the day of worship."
1Jesus called the twelve apostles together and gave them power and AUTHORITY over every demon and power and AUTHORITY to cure diseases.
49John replied, "Master, we saw someone forcing demons out of a person by using the power and AUTHORITY of your name. We tried to stop him because he was not one of us."
17The 70 disciples came back very happy. They said, "Lord, even demons obey us when we use the power and AUTHORITY of your name!"
19I have given you the AUTHORITY to trample snakes and scorpions and to destroy the enemy's power. Nothing will hurt you.
11"When you are put on trial in synagogues or in front of rulers and authorities, don't worry about how you will defend yourselves or what you will say.
25Jesus said to them, "The kings of nations have power over their people, and those in AUTHORITY call themselves friends of the people.
47Scripture also says that by the AUTHORITY of Jesus people would be told to turn to God and change the way they think and act so that their sins will be forgiven. This would be told to people from all nations, beginning in the city of Jerusalem.
27"He has also given the Son AUTHORITY to pass judgment because he is the SON OF MAN.
43I have come with the AUTHORITY MY FATHER has given me, but you don't accept me. If someone else comes with his own AUTHORITY, you will accept him.
18No one takes my life from me. I give my life of my own free will. I have the AUTHORITY to give my life, and I have the AUTHORITY to take my life back again. This is what MY FATHER ordered me to do."
2After all, you've given him AUTHORITY over all humanity so that he can give eternal life to all those you gave to him.
10So Pilate said to Jesus, "Aren't you going to answer me? Don't you know that I have the AUTHORITY to free you or to crucify you?" 11Jesus answered Pilate, "You wouldn't have any AUTHORITY over me if it hadn't been given to you from above. That's why the man who handed me over to you is guilty of a greater sin."
7Jesus told them, "You don't need to know about times or periods that the Father has determined by his own AUTHORITY.
55But Stephen was full of the Holy Spirit. He looked into heaven, saw God's glory, and Jesus in the position of AUTHORITY that God gives. 56So Stephen said, "Look, I see heaven opened and the SON OF MAN in the position of AUTHORITY that God has given him!"
14Saul has come here to Damascus with AUTHORITY from the chief priests to put anyone who calls on your name in prison."
28Then Saul went throughout Jerusalem with the disciples. He spoke boldly with the power and AUTHORITY of the Lord.
24We have heard that some individuals who came from us have confused you with statements that disturb you. We did not authorize these men to speak.
19When her owners realized that their hope of making money was gone, they grabbed Paul and Silas and dragged them to the authorities in the public square.
10That is what I did in Jerusalem. By the AUTHORITY I received from the chief priests, I locked many Christians in prison. I voted to have them killed every time a vote was taken.
12"I was carrying out these activities when I went to the city of Damascus. I had the power and AUTHORITY of the chief priests.
7This is so because the corrupt nature has a hostile attitude toward God. It refuses to place itself under the AUTHORITY of God's standards because it can't.
1 Corinthians 7:4
4A wife doesn't have AUTHORITY over her own body, but her husband does. In the same way, a husband doesn't have AUTHORITY over his own body, but his wife does.
1 Corinthians 11:3-5
3However, I want you to realize that Christ has AUTHORITY over every man, a husband has AUTHORITY over his wife, and God has AUTHORITY over Christ. 4Every man who covers his head when he prays or speaks what God has revealed dishonors the one who has AUTHORITY over him. 5Every woman who prays or speaks what God has revealed and has her head uncovered while she speaks dishonors the one who has AUTHORITY over her. She is like the woman who has her head shaved.
1 Corinthians 11:10
10Therefore, a woman should wear something on her head to show she is under someone's AUTHORITY, out of respect for the ANGELS.
1 Corinthians 15:24
24Then the end will come. Christ will hand over the kingdom to God the Father as he destroys every ruler, AUTHORITY, and power.
1 Corinthians 15:27-28
27Clearly, God has put everything under Christ's AUTHORITY. When God says that everything has been put under Christ's AUTHORITY, this clearly excludes God, since God has put everything under Christ's AUTHORITY. 28But when God puts everything under Christ's AUTHORITY, the Son will put himself under God's AUTHORITY, since God had put everything under the Son's AUTHORITY. Then God will be in control of everything.
2 Corinthians 10:8
8So, if I brag a little too much about the AUTHORITY which the Lord gave us, I'm not ashamed. The Lord gave us this AUTHORITY to help you, not to hurt you.
2 Corinthians 13:10
10That's why I'm writing this letter while I'm not with you. When I am with you I don't want to be harsh by using the AUTHORITY that the Lord gave me. The Lord gave us this AUTHORITY to help you, not to hurt you.
21He is far above all rulers, authorities, powers, lords, and all other names that can be named, not only in this present world but also in the world to come.
10He did this so that now, through the church, he could let the rulers and authorities in heaven know his infinite wisdom.
21Place yourselves under each other's AUTHORITY out of respect for Christ. 22Wives, place yourselves under your husbands' AUTHORITY as you have placed yourselves under the Lord's AUTHORITY.
24As the church is under Christ's AUTHORITY, so wives are under their husbands' AUTHORITY in everything.
9Masters, treat your slaves with respect. Don't threaten a slave. You know that there is one master in heaven who has AUTHORITY over both of you, and he doesn't play favorites.
12This is not a wrestling match against a human opponent. We are wrestling with rulers, authorities, the powers who govern this world of darkness, and spiritual forces that control evil in the heavenly world.
21Through his power to bring everything under his AUTHORITY, he will change our humble bodies and make them like his glorified body.
10and God has made you complete in Christ. Christ is in charge of every ruler and AUTHORITY.
15He stripped the rulers and authorities of their power and made a public spectacle of them as he celebrated his victory in Christ.
18Wives, place yourselves under your husbands' AUTHORITY. This is appropriate behavior for the Lord's people.
1 Thessalonians 4:8
8Therefore, whoever rejects this order is not rejecting human AUTHORITY but God, who gives you his Holy Spirit.
1 Timothy 2:2
2for rulers, and for everyone who has AUTHORITY over us. Pray for these people so that we can have a quiet and peaceful life always lived in a godly and reverent way.
1 Timothy 2:12
12I don't allow a woman to teach or to have AUTHORITY over a man. Instead, she should be quiet.
5to use good judgment, and to be morally pure. Also, tell them to teach young women to be homemakers, to be kind, and to place themselves under their husbands' AUTHORITY. Then no one can speak evil of God's word.
9Tell slaves who are believers to place themselves under their masters' AUTHORITY in everything they do. Tell them to please their masters, not to argue with them
15Tell these things to the believers. Encourage and correct them, using your full AUTHORITY. Don't let anyone ignore you.
1Remind believers to willingly place themselves under the AUTHORITY of government officials. Believers should obey them and be ready to help them with every good thing they do.
9On earth we have fathers who disciplined us, and we respect them. Shouldn't we place ourselves under the AUTHORITY of God, the father of spirits, so that we will live?
17Obey your leaders, and accept their AUTHORITY. They take care of you because they are responsible for you. Obey them so that they may do this work joyfully and not complain about you. (Causing them to complain would not be to your advantage.)
8You are doing right if you obey this law from the highest AUTHORITY: "Love your neighbor as you love yourself."
7So place yourselves under God's AUTHORITY. Resist the devil, and he will run away from you.
1 Peter 2:13
13Place yourselves under the AUTHORITY of human governments to please the Lord. Obey the emperor. He holds the highest position of AUTHORITY.
1 Peter 2:18
18Slaves, place yourselves under the AUTHORITY of your owners and show them complete respect. Obey not only those owners who are good and kind, but also those who are unfair.
1 Peter 3:1
1Wives, in a similar way, place yourselves under your husbands' AUTHORITY. Some husbands may not obey God's word. Their wives could win these men for Christ by the way they live without saying anything.
1 Peter 3:5
5After all, this is how holy women who had confidence in God expressed their beauty in the past. They placed themselves under their husbands' AUTHORITY
1 Peter 3:22
22Christ has gone to heaven where he has the highest position that God gives.