14 or to governors, who are sent by him to punish those who do wrong and to commend those who do right.

Read 1 Peter 2:14 Using Other Translations

Or unto governors, as unto them that are sent by him for the punishment of evildoers, and for the praise of them that do well.
or to governors as sent by him to punish those who do evil and to praise those who do good.
or the officials he has appointed. For the king has sent them to punish those who do wrong and to honor those who do right.