for we are His workmanship, having been created in Christ Jesus for good works, which God before prepared, that we should walk in them.
and put on the new man, who after God was created in righteousness and holiness of the truth.
Wherefore, if any one is in Christ, he is a new creature; the old things passed away; behold, they have become new.
who gave Himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify for Himself a special people, zealous of good works.
according as He chose us in Him before the founding of a world, that we should be holy and without blemish before Him in love;
I, therefore, the prisoner in the Lord exhort you to walk worthily of the calling with which ye were called,
to walk worthily of the Lord to all pleasing, bearing fruit in every good work, and growing in the knowledge of God;
And God is able to make all grace abound to you; that ye, always having all sufficiency in every thing, may abound to every good work:
having become persuaded of this very thing, that He Who began in you a good work will perfect it until the day of Jesus Christ;
for it is God Who is working in you both to will and to work for His good pleasure.
and having put on the new man who is being renewed unto full knowledge, according to the image of Him Who created him;
If, therefore, one fully purify himself from these, he shall be a vessel unto honor, sanctified, serviceable to the Master, prepared for every good work.
in all things showing yourself an example of good works; in teaching, showing incorruptness, gravity,
Remind them to submit to rulers, to authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good work;
Faithful is the saying, and concerning these things I will that you affirm confidently, that those who have believed God may be careful to maintain good works. These things are good and profitable to men.
And let our people also learn to maintain good works for necessary wants, that they may not be unfruitful.
having your conduct seemly among the gentiles; that, wherein they speak against you as evil-doers, they may, from your good works which they behold, glorify God in the day of visitation.
but he that does the truth comes to the Light, that his works may be made manifest, that they have been wrought in God."
The assembly, therefore, throughout the whole of Judaea and Galilee and Samaria, was having peace, being built up; and, walking in the fear of the Lord, and in the consolation of the Holy Spirit, was being multiplied.
Now there was in Joppa a certain disciple, Tabitha by name, (which being translated means Dorcas): this woman was full of good works and alms which she was accustomed to do.
but, if we walk in the light, as He is in the light, we have fellowship with One another, and the blood of Jesus His Son cleanses us from all sin.
So let your light shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father Who is in Heaven.
Jesus answered, and said to him, "Verily, verily, I say to you, unless one be born anew, he cannot see the Kingdom of God."
because whom He foreknew He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the first born among many brethren.
Now He Who wrought us for this very thing is God, Who gave to us the earnest of the Spirit.
For neither is circumcision anything, nor uncircumcision, but a new creation.
in which ye once walked according to the course of this world, according to the prince of the authority of the air, the spirit that is now working in the sons of disobedience;
noted for good works; if she nourished children, if she used hospitality, if she washed the saints' feet, if she relieved those in tribulation, if she diligently followed every good work.
In like manner also the works that are good are openly manifest; and those that are otherwise can not be hid.