Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And it shall come to pass, if thou shalt hearken diligently unto the voice of the LORD thy God, to observe and to do all his commandments which I command thee this day, that the LORD thy God will set thee on high above all nations of the earth:
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Now, if you pay close attention to my commandments that I am giving you today and love the Lord your God and serve him with all your mind and being,
if you carefully obey him by keeping all these commandments that I am giving you today.
Then Moses and the elders of Israel commanded the people: "Pay attention to all the commandments I am giving you today.
He said, "If you will diligently obey the Lord your God, and do what is right in his sight, and pay attention to his commandments, and keep all his statutes, then all the diseases that I brought on the Egyptians I will not bring on you, for I, the Lord, am your healer."
"'If you walk in my statutes and are sure to obey my commandments,
How blessed are those who promote justice, and do what is right all the time!
To obey the Lord is the fundamental principle for wise living; all who carry out his precepts acquire good moral insight. He will receive praise forever.
If you have a willing attitude and obey, then you will again eat the good crops of the land.
Tell the innocent it will go well with them, for they will be rewarded for what they have done.
Why pay money for something that will not nourish you? Why spend your hard-earned money on something that will not satisfy? Listen carefully to me and eat what is nourishing! Enjoy fine food!
Those are the terms that I charged your ancestors to keep when I brought them out of Egypt, that place which was like an iron-smelting furnace. I said at that time, "Obey me and carry out the terms of the agreement exactly as I commanded you. If you do, you will be my people and I will be your God.
But they must make sure you learn to follow the religious practices of my people. Once they taught my people to swear their oaths using the name of the god Baal. But then, they must swear oaths using my name, saying, "As surely as the Lord lives, I swear." If they do these things, then they will be included among the people I call my own.
The Lord says, 'You must make sure to obey me. You must not bring any loads through the gates of this city on the Sabbath day. You must set the Sabbath day apart to me. You must not do any work on that day.
But he replied, "Blessed rather are those who hear the word of God and obey it!"
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Then I would not be ashamed, if I were focused on all your commands.
They were both righteous in the sight of God, following all the commandments and ordinances of the Lord blamelessly.
You are my friends if you do what I command you.
For all who rely on doing the works of the law are under a curse, because it is written, "Cursed is everyone who does not keep on doing everything written in the book of the law."
For the one who obeys the whole law but fails in one point has become guilty of all of it.
Then he will elevate you above all the nations he has made and you will receive praise, fame, and honor. You will be a people holy to the Lord your God, as he has said.
The Lord says, "Because he is devoted to me, I will deliver him; I will protect him because he is loyal to me.
He has made his people victorious, and given all his loyal followers reason to praise -- the Israelites, the people who are close to him. Praise the Lord!
and said to them, "Whoever welcomes this child in my name welcomes me, and whoever welcomes me welcomes the one who sent me, for the one who is least among you all is the one who is great."
eternal life to those who by perseverance in good works seek glory and honor and immortality,