And have not obeyed the voice of my teachers, nor inclined mine ear to them that instructed me!
I will arise and go to my father, and will say unto him, Father, I have sinned against heaven, and before thee,
1 Thessalonians 4:8
He therefore that despiseth, despiseth not man, but God, who hath also given unto us his holy Spirit.
1 Thessalonians 5:12
And we beseech you, brethren, to know them which labour among you, and are over you in the Lord, and admonish you;
1 Thessalonians 5:13
And to esteem them very highly in love for their work's sake. And be at peace among yourselves.
Remember them which have the rule over you, who have spoken unto you the word of God: whose faith follow, considering the end of their conversation.