Being Born Again

Most Relevant Verses

John 3:1-10

Jesus answered: Truly I tell you unless a person is born again (brought forth from above) he cannot see the kingdom of God. Jesus responded: I tell you truth, except a man be born of water and the spirit he cannot enter into the kingdom of God! That which is born from the flesh is flesh and that which is born from the Spirit is more.
Nicodemus asked: How could a man be born when he is old? Can he enter his mother's womb again and be born? Do not marvel that I say you must be born again. The wind blows where it will. You hear the sound of it. Yet you do not know where it comes from or where it goes. It is like this with every one who is born from the Spirit. Now there was a man of the Pharisees named Nicodemus, a ruler of the Jews. He came to Jesus by night, and said to him: Rabbi! We know you are a teacher from God. No one can do these signs that you do unless God is with him. Nicodemus asked: How can these things be? Jesus answered: Are you a teacher of Israel and you do not understand these things?

Romans 10:9-10

If you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and have active faith in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For with the heart one believes for righteousness. And with the mouth one declares for salvation.

Romans 6:3

Or are you ignorant to the fact that all we who were baptized into Christ Jesus were baptized into his death?

1 Peter 1:22-25

You have been given a new birth, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, through the word of God, which lives and endures. You have purified your hearts by obeying the truth. You have genuine affection for the brothers and sisters. So always love one another intensely (extremely) (deeply) from the heart. All people are like grass. All their glory is like the blossom of a flower. The grass withers and the flower drops more.
But the word of our God abides forever. This is the word of good tidings that was preached to you.

Ephesians 2:8-9

By grace (Greek: charis, divine favor, loving-kindness) you have been saved through faith. It is not from you. It is the gift from God! It is not the result of works. So no man should boast.

1 Peter 3:21

This was a symbol pointing to baptism, which now saves you. It is not the washing off of bodily dirt, but the promise made to God for a good conscience. It saves you through the resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Colossians 2:12

You have been buried with him in baptism. You were also raised with him through faith in the working of God, who raised him from the dead.

Colossians 2:11

You were also circumcised in him with a circumcision not made with hands, in the putting off of the body of the flesh, in the circumcision of Christ.

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