Obedience to those of higher ranks in the Order. 3.
This is the course taken by Jeremiah, who says boldly that God requires only obedience (Jer.
He was summoned to Rome to take an oath of obedience to the pope.
Nancy is so well behaved, she abides by every school rule with perfect obedience.
In neither case did the allegiance involve strict obedience to orders from the superior, and their loyalty was always in danger of being troubled by their love of independence and equality and their desire for loot.