1. Genesis 41:35
They should collect all the food of these good years that are coming and store up the grain under the authority of Pharaoh, to be kept in the cities for food.
2. Numbers 27:20
Give him some of your authority so the whole Israelite community will obey him.
3. Deuteronomy 1:15
So I took the leading men of your tribes, wise and respected men, and appointed them to have authority over you—as commanders of thousands, of hundreds, of fifties and of tens and as tribal officials.
4. Ezra 7:24
You are also to know that you have no authority to impose taxes, tribute or duty on any of the priests, Levites, singers, gatekeepers, temple servants or other workers at this house of God.
5. Nehemiah 3:7
Next to them, repairs were made by men from Gibeon and Mizpah—Melatiah of Gibeon and Jadon of Meronoth—places under the authority of the governor of Trans-Euphrates.
6. Esther 9:29
So Queen Esther, daughter of Abihail, along with Mordecai the Jew, wrote with full authority to confirm this second letter concerning Purim.
7. Psalms 110:7
He will drink from a brook beside the way;
8. Isaiah 22:21
I will clothe him with your robe and fasten your sash around him and hand your authority over to him. He will be a father to those who live in Jerusalem and to the house of Judah.
9. Jeremiah 5:31
the priests rule by their own authority,
10. Daniel 4:31
The words were still on his lips when a voice came from heaven, "This is what is decreed for you, King Nebuchadnezzar: Your royal authority has been taken from you.
11. Daniel 7:6
"After that, I looked, and there before me was another beast, one that looked like a leopard. And on its back it had four wings like those of a bird. This beast had four heads, and it was given authority to rule.
12. Daniel 7:12
(The other beasts had been stripped of their authority, but were allowed to live for a period of time.)
13. Daniel 7:14
He was given authority, glory and sovereign power; all peoples, nations and men of every language worshiped him. His dominion is an everlasting dominion that will not pass away, and his kingdom is one that will never be destroyed.
14. Matthew 7:29
because he taught as one who had authority, and not as their teachers of the law.
15. Matthew 8:9
For I myself am a man under authority, with soldiers under me. I tell this one, 'Go,' and he goes; and that one, 'Come,' and he comes. I say to my servant, 'Do this,' and he does it."
16. Matthew 9:6
But so that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins . . ." Then he said to the paralytic, "Get up, take your mat and go home."
17. Matthew 9:8
When the crowd saw this, they were filled with awe; and they praised God, who had given such authority to men.
18. Matthew 10:1
He called his twelve disciples to him and gave them authority to drive out evil spirits and to heal every disease and sickness.
19. Matthew 20:25
Jesus called them together and said, "You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their high officials exercise authority over them.
20. Matthew 21:23
The Authority of Jesus Questioned
21. Matthew 21:23
Jesus entered the temple courts, and, while he was teaching, the chief priests and the elders of the people came to him. "By what authority are you doing these things?" they asked. "And who gave you this authority?"
22. Matthew 21:24
Jesus replied, "I will also ask you one question. If you answer me, I will tell you by what authority I am doing these things.
23. Matthew 21:27
Then he said, "Neither will I tell you by what authority I am doing these things.
24. Matthew 28:18
Then Jesus came to them and said, "All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.
25. Mark 1:22
The people were amazed at his teaching, because he taught them as one who had authority, not as the teachers of the law.
26. Mark 1:27
The people were all so amazed that they asked each other, "What is this? A new teaching—and with authority! He even gives orders to evil spirits and they obey him."
27. Mark 2:10
But that you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins . . ." He said to the paralytic,
28. Mark 3:15
and to have authority to drive out demons.
29. Mark 6:7
Calling the Twelve to him, he sent them out two by two and gave them authority over evil spirits.
30. Mark 10:42
Jesus called them together and said, "You know that those who are regarded as rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their high officials exercise authority over them.