“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” (Romans 13:1).
“Whosoever therefore resisteth the power, resisteth the ordinance of God: and they that resist shall receive to themselves damnation” (Romans 13:2).
“For we must all appear before the [JUDGMENT SEAT OF CHRIST]; that every one may receive the things done in his body, according to that he hath done, whether it be good or bad” (2 Corinthians 5:10).
“For the Father judgeth no man, but hath committed all judgment unto the Son” (John 5:22).
“Who will render to [EVERY MAN ACCORDING TO HIS DEEDS]:
To them who by patient continuance in well doing seek for glory and honour and immortality, eternal life:
But unto them that are contentious, and do not obey the truth, but obey unrighteousness, [INDIGNATION AND WRATH, TRIBULATION AND ANGUISH, UPON EVERY SOUL OF MAN THAT DOETH EVIL], of the Jew first, and also of the Gentile;
But [GLORY, HONOUR, AND PEACE, TO EVERY MAN THAT WORKETH GOOD], to the Jew first, and also to the Gentile:
For there is no respect of persons with God” (Romans 2:6-11).
“[DEPART FROM EVIL, AND DO GOOD]; and dwell for evermore” (Psalm 37:27).