17 Bible Verses about Acceptance, Of Jesus Christ
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But as many as received Him, to them He gave the right to become children of God, even to those who believe in His name,
Therefore as you have received Christ Jesus the Lord, so walk in Him,
Truly, truly, I say to you, he who receives whomever I send receives Me; and he who receives Me receives Him who sent Me.”
“He who receives you receives Me, and he who receives Me receives Him who sent Me.
And whoever receives one such child in My name receives Me;
“Whoever receives one child like this in My name receives Me; and whoever receives Me does not receive Me, but Him who sent Me.”
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.”
“The one who listens to you listens to Me, and the one who rejects you rejects Me; and he who rejects Me rejects the One who sent Me.”
And Jesus cried out and said, “He who believes in Me, does not believe in Me but in Him who sent Me.
for the words which You gave Me I have given to them; and they received them and truly understood that I came forth from You, and they believed that You sent Me.
And if you are willing to accept it, John himself is Elijah who was to come.
But He said to them, “Not all men can accept this statement, but only those to whom it has been given. For there are eunuchs who were born that way from their mother’s womb; and there are eunuchs who were made eunuchs by men; and there are also eunuchs who made themselves eunuchs for the sake of the kingdom of heaven. He who is able to accept this, let him accept it.”
He who has received His testimony has set his seal to this, that God is true. For He whom God has sent speaks the words of God; for He gives the Spirit without measure.
He came to His own, and those who were His own did not receive Him.
Truly, truly, I say to you, we speak of what we know and testify of what we have seen, and you do not accept our testimony.
I have come in My Father’s name, and you do not receive Me; if another comes in his own name, you will receive him. How can you believe, when you receive glory from one another and you do not seek the glory that is from the one and only God?
Therefore many of His disciples, when they heard this said, “This is a difficult statement; who can listen to it?”