1 Corinthians 3:16 (NASB) Do you not know that you are a temple of God and that the Spirit of God dwells in you?
Romans 13:1 (NASB) Every person is to be in subjection to the governing authorities. For there is no authority except from God, and those which exist are established by God.
I. The issue Reinforced
Isaiah 45:23 (NASB) “I have sworn by Myself, The word has gone forth from My mouth in righteousness And will not turn back, That to Me every knee will bow, every tongue will swear allegiance.
II. The person we are to judge
Deuteronomy 22:5: A woman shall not wear man’s clothing, nor shall a man put on a woman’s clothing; for whoever does these things is an abomination to the LORD your God.
John 3:16–“God so loved the world.”
III. The peace we are to pursue
1 Corinthians 8:12 (NASB) And so, by sinning against the brethren and wounding their conscience when it is weak, you sin against Christ.