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Bible Concordances

Nave's Topical Bible

Government

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  • Paternal functions of
    Genesis 41:25-57

  • Civil service school provided by
    Daniel 1:3-20

  • Maintains of public instruction
    2 Chronicles 17:7-9

  • Executive departments in

  • See CABINET

  • See KING

  • See RULER

  • Judicial department in

  • See COURT

  • See JUDGE

  • See JUSTICE

  • See LEVITE

  • See PRIEST

  • MOSAIC
    • ADMINISTRATIVE AND JUDICIAL SYSTEM
      Exodus 18:13-26; Numbers 11:16,17,24,25; Deuteronomy 1:9-17
    • POPULAR, BY A NATIONAL ASSEMBLY OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES
      • Accepted, and agreed to, the law given by Moses
        Exodus 19:7,8; 24:3,7; Deuteronomy 29:10-15
    • Refused to make conquest of Canaan
      Numbers 14:1-10
    • Chose, or ratified, the chief ruler
      Numbers 27:18-23; 1 Samuel 10:24; 8:4-22; 11:14,15; 2 Samuel 3:17-21; 5:1-3; 1 Chronicles 29:22; 2 Chronicles 23:3
    • Possessed veto power over the king's purposes
      1 Samuel 14:44,45
    • The court in certain capital cases
      Numbers 35:12,24,25
    • THE DELEGATED, SENATORIAL COUNCIL
      • Closely associated with Moses and subsequent leaders
        Exodus 3:16,18; 4:29-31; 12:21; 17:5,6; 18:12; 19:7,8; 24:1,14; Leviticus 4:15; 9:1; Numbers 11:16-18,30; 16:25; Deuteronomy 1:13-15; 5:23; 27:1; 29:10-15; 31:9,28; Joshua 7:6; 8:10,32,33; 23:2,3,6; 24:1,24,25; Judges 21:16-25; Acts 5:17,18,21-41
    • MISCELLANY OF FACTS RELATING TO THE SENATE
      • Demands a king
        1 Samuel 8:4-10,19-22
    • Saul pleads to be honored before
      1 Samuel 15:30
    • Chooses David as king
      2 Samuel 3:17-21; 5:3; 1 Chronicles 11:3
    • Closely associated with David
      2 Samuel 12:17; 1 Chronicles 15:25; 21:16
    • Joins Absalom in his usurpation
      2 Samuel 17:4
    • David rebukes
      2 Samuel 19:11
    • Assists Solomon at the dedication of the temple
      1 Kings 8:1-3; 2 Chronicles 5:2-4
    • Counsels king Rehoboam
      1 Kings 12:6-8,13
    • Counsels king Ahab
      1 Kings 20:7,8
    • Josiah assembles to hear the law of the Lord
      2 Kings 23:1; 2 Chronicles 34:29,31
    • Legislates with Ezra in reforming certain marriages with the heathen
      Ezra 9:1; 10:8-14
    • Legislates in later times
      Matthew 15:2,7-9; Mark 7:1-3
    • Sits as a court
      Jeremiah 26:10-24
    • Constitutes, with priests and scribes, a court for the trial of both civil and ecclesiastical causes
      Matthew 21:23; 26:3-5,57-68; 27:1,2; Mark 8:31; 14:43-65; 15:1; Luke 22:52-71; Acts 4:1-21; 6:9-15; 7:1-59
    • Unfaithful to the city
      Lamentations 1:19
    • Seeks counsel from prophets
      Ezekiel 8:1; 14:1; 20:1,3; Joel 1:14; 2:16
    • Corrupt
      1 Kings 21:8-14; Ezekiel 8:11,12; Matthew 26:14,15; 27:3,4
    • A similar senate existed
      • Among the Egyptians
        Genesis 50:7; 41:37,38; Exodus 10:1,7; 12:30; 14:5
      • Among the Midianites and Moabites
        Numbers 22:4,7
      • Among the Gibeonites
        Joshua 9:11
    • EXECUTIVE OFFICERS OF TRIBES AND CITIES, CALLED PRINCES OR NOBLES, MEMBERS OF THE NATIONAL ASSEMBLY
      Numbers 1:4-16,44; 7:2,3,10,11,18,24,54,84; 10:4; 16:2; 17:2,6; 27:2; 31:13,14; 32:2; 34:18-29; 36:1; Joshua 9:15-21; 17:4; 22:13-32; 1 Kings 21:11-13; Nehemiah 3:9,12,16,18,19
    • THE MOSAIC JUDICIAL SYSTEM
    • See COURT
    • See JUDGE
    • See PRIEST
    • See LEVITE
    • See RULER
    • See SANHEDRIN
    • See SYNAGOGUE
    • Forms and facts of government after the death of Moses and The princes who survived Moses
    • See ISRAEL, HISTORY OF
    • Under these sub-topics
    • See JUDGES
    • See KINGS

  • CONSTITUTIONAL

  • ECCLESIASTICAL

  • IMPERIAL
    Genesis 14:1; Joshua 11:10; Esther 1:1; Daniel 4:1; 6:1-3; Luke 2:1

  • MONARCHICAL
    • Tyranny in, instances of
      • By Saul
        1 Samuel 22:6,12-19
    • By David
      2 Samuel 1:13-16; 4:9-12; 11:14-17
    • By Solomon
      1 Kings 2:23-25,28-34,36-46; 12:1-16; 21:7-16; 2 Kings 10
    • By Ahasuerus
      Esther 2; 3
    • By Nebuchadnezzar
      Daniel 1:10; 2:5-13; 5:19
    • By Herod
      Mark 6:27,28
    • See ISRAEL, HISTORY OF
    • Under these sub-topics
    • See KINGS
    • Also see ASSYRIA; 493|
    • See BABYLON
    • See CHALDEA
    • See SYRIA
    • Limited
    • See CONSTITUTION

  • MUNICIPAL
    • Devolving upon a local senate and executive officers
      Deuteronomy 19:12; 21:2-8,18-21; 22:13-21; 25:7-9; Joshua 20:4; Judges 8:14-16; 11:5-11; Ruth 4:2-11; 1 Samuel 11:3; 16:4; 30:26; 1 Kings 21:8-14; 2 Kings 10:1-7; Ezra 10:8,14; Nehemiah 3:9,12,16,18,19; Lamentations 5:14

  • PROVINCIAL
    Ezra 4:8,9; 5:3,6; 6:6; 8:36; Nehemiah 2:7,9; 5:14; Daniel 6:1-3; Matthew 27:2; 28:14; Luke 3:1; Acts 24:1

  • REPRESENTATIVE
    Deuteronomy 1:13-15; Joshua 9:11
    • See DELEGATED, SENATORIAL COUNCIL, aove
    • Also see ELDER 1573|

  • THEOCRATIC
    Exodus 19:3-8; Deuteronomy 26:16-19; 29:1-13; 1 Samuel 8:6,7

  • CORRUPTION IN
    1 Kings 21:5-13; Proverbs 25:5; Micah 3:1-4,9-11

  • DUTY OF CITIZENS TO
    Matthew 22:17-21; Luke 20:25; Romans 13:1-7; Titus 3:1; 1 Peter 2:13-17

  • GOD IN
    • In appointment of Saul as king
      1 Samuel 9:15-17; 10:1
    • In Saul's rejection
      1 Samuel 15:26-28; Acts 13:22
    • In the appointment of David
      1 Samuel 16:1,7,13; 2 Samuel 7:13-16; Psalm 89:19-37; Acts 13:22
    • In counseling Solomon
      1 Kings 9:2-9
    • In magnifying him
      1 Chronicles 29:25
    • In denouncing Solomon's wickedness
      1 Kings 11:9-13
    • In raising adversaries against Solomon
      1 Kings 11:14,23
    • In dividing the Jewish nation into two different countries
      1 Kings 11:13; 12:1-24; 2 Chronicles 10:15; 11:4; 22:7
    • In blotting out the household of Jeroboam
      1 Kings 14:7-16; 15:27-30
    • In the appointment of kings
      1 Kings 14:14; 16:1-4; 1 Chronicles 28:4,5; 29:25; Psalm 22:28
    • In the destruction of nations
      Amos 9:8
    • See THEOCRATIC, aove
    • Also see GOD, SOVEREIGN 2068|

  • UNCLASSIFIED SCRIPTURES RELATING TO GOD IN
    Psalm 22:28; Proverbs 8:15; Isaiah 9:6,7; Jeremiah 1:9,10; 18:6-10; 25:12-33; Ezekiel 21:25-27; 29:19,20; Daniel 2:20,21,37; 4:17; 5:18-28; 10:13; Hosea 8:4; Amos 9:8; Haggai 2:21,22; John 19:10,11

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Bibliography Information
Nave, Orville J. Entry for 'Government'. Nave's Topical Bible. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ntb/g/government.html. 1896.

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