|GOD'S WORD Translation (GW)
||New International Version (NIV)
13 Place yourselves under the authority of human governments to please the Lord. Obey the emperor. He holds the highest position of authority.
13 Submit yourselves for the Lord's sake to every authority instituted among men: whether to the king, as the supreme authority,
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