And when the Chief Shepherd appears, you will receive the crown of glory that will never fade away.
-- 1 Peter 5:4

For the earth will be filled with the knowledge of the glory of the Lord, as the waters cover the sea.
-- Habakkuk 2:14

Honor Rules (Chain #2526)



Exodus 22:28 (NIV)
28 "Do not blaspheme God or curse the ruler of your people. 

Exodus 22:28 (KJV)
28 Thou shalt not revile the gods, nor curse the ruler of thy people. 

1 Samuel 24:6 (NIV)
6 He said to his men, "The LORD forbid that I should do such a thing to my master, the LORD's anointed, or lift my hand against him; for he is the anointed of the LORD." 

1 Samuel 24:6 (KJV)
6 And he said unto his men, The LORD forbid that I should do this thing unto my master, the LORD'S anointed, to stretch forth mine hand against him, seeing he is the anointed of the LORD. 

Ecclesiastes 10:20 (NIV)
20 Do not revile the king even in your thoughts, or curse the rich in your bedroom, because a bird of the air may carry your words, and a bird on the wing may report what you say. 

Ecclesiastes 10:20 (KJV)
20 Curse not the king, no not in thy thought; and curse not the rich in thy bedchamber: for a bird of the air shall carry the voice, and that which hath wings shall tell the matter. 

Acts 23:5 (NIV)
5 Paul replied, "Brothers, I did not realize that he was the high priest; for it is written: 'Do not speak evil about the ruler of your people.'" 

Acts 23:5 (KJV)
5 Then said Paul, I wist not, brethren, that he was the high priest: for it is written, Thou shalt not speak evil of the ruler of thy people. 

Romans 13:1 (NIV)
1 Everyone must submit himself to the governing authorities, for there is no authority except that which God has established. The authorities that exist have been established by God. 

Romans 13:1 (KJV)
1 Let every soul be subject unto the higher powers. For there is no power but of God: the powers that be are ordained of God. 

1 Peter 2:17 (NIV)
17 Show proper respect to everyone: Love the brotherhood of believers, fear God, honor the king. 

1 Peter 2:17 (KJV)
17 Honour all men. Love the brotherhood. Fear God. Honour the king. 

Jude 1:8 (NIV)
8 In the very same way, these dreamers pollute their own bodies, reject authority and slander celestial beings. 

Jude 1:8 (KJV)
8 Likewise also these filthy dreamers defile the flesh, despise dominion, and speak evil of dignities.