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Romans 13:6 NIV

6 This is also why you pay taxes, for the authorities are God’s servants, who give their full time to governing.

References for Romans 13:6

Study tools for Romans 13:6

  • a 13:9 - Exodus 20:13-15,17; Deut. 5:17-19,21
  • b 13:9 - Lev. 19:18
  • c 13:14 - In contexts like this, the Greek word for "flesh" ("sarx" ) refers to the sinful state of human beings, often presented as a power in opposition to the Spirit.