Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of the heavens, but he that doeth the will of my Father who is in the heavens.
Afterward the other virgins also came, saying, Lord, Lord, open to us.
(for not the hearers of the law are just before God, but the doers of the law shall be justified;
Whosoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will I also confess before my Father who is in the heavens.
For whosoever shall do the will of my Father who is in the heavens, the same is my brother and sister and mother.
Jesus answered, Verily, verily, I say unto thee, Unless a man is born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of God.
Hear ye this, O house of Jacob, who call yourselves by the name of Israel, those that are come forth out of the waters of Judah, those who swear by the name of the LORD and make mention of the God of Israel, but not in truth, nor in righteousness.
Israel shall cry unto me, My God, we have known thee.
And Jesus answered and said unto him, Blessed art thou, Simon son of Jonah, for flesh and blood has not revealed it unto thee, but my Father who is in the heavens.
and said, Verily I say unto you, Except ye be converted and become as little children, ye shall not enter into the kingdom of the heavens.
And again I say unto you, It is easier to put a cable through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.
He answered and said, I will not, but afterward he repented and went.
His lord said unto him, Well done, thou good and faithful slave; thou hast been faithful over a few things; I will set thee over many things; enter thou into the joy of thy lord.
When once the husband of the house is risen up and shall have shut the door, and ye begin to stand without and to knock at the door, saying, Lord, Lord, open unto us; and he shall answer and say unto you, I know you not from where ye are,
For it is easier to put a cable through the eye of a needle than for a rich man to enter into the kingdom of God.
And this is the will of him that sent me, That every one who sees the Son and believes in him may have eternal life, and I will raise him up in the last day.
If anyone desires to do his will, he shall know of the doctrine, whether it is of God or whether I speak of myself.
confirming the souls of the disciples and exhorting them to remain in the faith, and that we must through much tribulation enter into the kingdom of God.
And be not conformed to this age, but be ye transformed by the renewing of your soul that ye may experience what is that good and well pleasing and perfect will of God.
not to be seen as only pleasing men, but as the slaves of the Christ, doing the will of God from within,
Epaphras, who is one of you, a slave of Christ, salutes you, always labouring fervently for you in prayers, that ye may stand firm, perfect and fulfilled in all the will of God.
For the will of God is your sanctification, that ye should separate yourselves from fornication,
In every thing give thanks, for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.
They profess that they know God, but in works they deny him, being abominable and rebellious and reprobate unto every good work.
Seeing, therefore, it remains that some must enter therein, and those to whom it was first preached did not enter in because of disobedience;
make you perfect in every good work to do his will, working in you that which is wellpleasing in his sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be glory for the ages of the ages. Amen.
But, O vain man, dost thou desire to know that faith without works is dead?
For this is the will of God, that in well doing ye may silence the ignorance of vain men,
so that now the time that remains in the flesh, he might live, not unto the lusts of men, but unto the will of God.
Beloved, if our heart does not condemn us, then we have confidence in God;
He that overcomes shall likewise be clothed in white raiment, and I will not blot out his name out of the book of life, but I will confess his name before my Father and before his angels.
Blessed are those who do his commandments that their power and authority might be in the tree of life and they may enter in through the gates into the city.
Take heed that ye despise not one of these little ones; for I say unto you, That in the heavens their angels always behold the face of my Father who is in the heavens.
Again I say unto you, That if two of you shall agree on earth as touching anything that they shall ask, it shall be done for them of my Father who is in the heavens.
So likewise shall my heavenly Father do also unto you unless from your hearts ye forgive every one his brother their trespasses.
Then Jesus, looking around, said unto his disciples, How hardly shall those that have riches enter into the kingdom of God!
My Father, who gave them to me, is greater than all; and no one is able to pluck them out of my Father's hand.
If ye had known me, ye should have known my Father also; and from now on ye know him and have seen him.
and he shall rule them with a rod of iron; as the vessels of a potter they shall be broken to shivers, even as I received of my Father.
And he went a little further and fell on his face, praying and saying, O my Father, if it be possible, let this cup pass from me; nevertheless not as I will, but as thou wilt.
He went away again the second time and prayed, saying, O my Father, if this cup may not pass away from me except I drink it, thy will be done.
And if thine eye causes thee to fall, pluck it out; it is better for thee to enter into the kingdom of God with one eye than having two eyes to be cast into hell,
Then certain of the vagabond Jews, exorcists, took upon themselves to invoke over those who had evil spirits the name of the Lord Jesus, saying, We adjure you by Jesus whom Paul preaches.