The Larger Catechism

My Hand Shall Not Be Against Him

1 Samuel 26:8-11 In order to honor the Lord in the protection of the lives of others, you must resist anything that would prompt you or someone else to injure another in any way.

Be Subject to Your Elders

1 Peter 5:1-6 The elders are commissioned by Christ to rule over you with the authority of Christ, and you are called by Him to submit to them because they rule in His name and with His authority.