If thou shalt
“It shall come about, if you listen obediently to my commandments which I am commanding you today, to love the Lord your God and to serve Him with all your heart and all your soul,
if only you listen obediently to the voice of the Lord your God, to observe carefully all this commandment which I am commanding you today.
Then Moses and the elders of Israel charged the people, saying, “Keep all the commandments which I command you today.
And He said, “If you will give earnest heed to the voice of the Lord your God, and do what is right in His sight, and give ear to His commandments, and keep all His statutes, I will put none of the diseases on you which I have put on the Egyptians; for I, the Lord, am your healer.”
If you walk in My statutes and keep My commandments so as to carry them out,
How blessed are those who keep justice,
Who practice righteousness at all times!
The fear of the Lord is the beginning of wisdom;
A good understanding have all those who do His commandments;
His praise endures forever.
“If you consent and obey,
You will eat the best of the land;
Say to the righteous that it will go well with them,
For they will eat the fruit of their actions.
“Why do you spend money for what is not bread,
And your wages for what does not satisfy?
Listen carefully to Me, and eat what is good,
And delight yourself in abundance.
which I commanded your forefathers in the day that I brought them out of the land of Egypt, from the iron furnace, saying, ‘Listen to My voice, and do according to all which I command you; so you shall be My people, and I will be your God,’
Then if they will really learn the ways of My people, to swear by My name, ‘As the Lord lives,’ even as they taught My people to swear by Baal, they will be built up in the midst of My people.
“But it will come about, if you listen attentively to Me,” declares the Lord, “to bring no load in through the gates of this city on the sabbath day, but to keep the sabbath day holy by doing no work on it,
But He said, “On the contrary, blessed are those who hear the word of God and observe it.”
To do all
Then I shall not be ashamed
When I look upon all Your commandments.
They were both righteous in the sight of God, walking blamelessly in all the commandments and requirements of the Lord.
You are My friends if you do what I command you.
For as many as are of the works of the Law are under a curse; for it is written, “Cursed is everyone who does not abide by all things written in the book of the law, to perform them.”
For whoever keeps the whole law and yet stumbles in one point, he has become guilty of all.
and that He will set you high above all nations which He has made, for praise, fame, and honor; and that you shall be a consecrated people to the Lord your God, as He has spoken.”
“Because he has loved Me, therefore I will deliver him;
I will set him securely on high, because he has known My name.
And He has lifted up a horn for His people,
Praise for all His godly ones;
Even for the sons of Israel, a people near to Him.
Praise the Lord!
and said to them, “Whoever receives this child in My name receives Me, and whoever receives Me receives Him who sent Me; for the one who is least among all of you, this is the one who is great.”
to those who by perseverance in doing good seek for glory and honor and immortality, eternal life;