|The Darby Translation (DBY)
||New International Version (NIV)
5 Wherefore it is necessary to be subject, not only on account of wrath, but also on account of conscience.
5 Therefore, it is necessary to submit to the authorities, not only because of possible punishment but also because of conscience.
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