Gospel, Requirements Of
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And without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is and that He is a rewarder of those who seek Him.
but if I do them, though you do not believe Me, believe the works, so that you may know and understand that the Father is in Me, and I in the Father."
Jesus said to her, "I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in Me will live even if he dies,
Philip said to Him, "Lord, show us the Father, and it is enough for us."
"As Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, even so must the Son of Man be lifted up;
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,
"He who believes in the Son has eternal life; but he who does not obey the Son will not see life, but the wrath of God abides on him."
Now on the last day, the great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried out, saying, "If anyone is thirsty, let him come to Me and drink.
but these have been written so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God; and that believing you may have life in His name.
"Therefore let it be known to you, brethren, that through Him forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you,
They said, "Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household."
even the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ for all those who believe; for there is no distinction;
"And now, brethren, I know that you acted in ignorance, just as your rulers did also.
The sacrifices of God are a broken spirit; A broken and a contrite heart, O God, You will not despise.
"Go and proclaim these words toward the north and say, 'Return, faithless Israel,' declares the LORD; 'I will not look upon you in anger For I am gracious,' declares the LORD; 'I will not be angry forever.
Thus says the LORD, "Stand by the ways and see and ask for the ancient paths, Where the good way is, and walk in it; And you will find rest for your souls. But they said, 'We will not walk in it.'
"But the tax collector, standing some distance away, was even unwilling to lift up his eyes to heaven, but was beating his breast, saying, 'God, be merciful to me, the sinner!'
"Therefore having overlooked the times of ignorance, God is now declaring to men that all people everywhere should repent,
and My people who are called by My name humble themselves and pray and seek My face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
"And the LORD has sent to you all His servants the prophets again and again, but you have not listened nor inclined your ear to hear,
"But from there you will seek the LORD your God, and you will find Him if you search for Him with all your heart and all your soul.
"And you shall again obey the LORD, and observe all His commandments which I command you today.
"Remember these things, O Jacob, And Israel, for you are My servant; I have formed you, you are My servant, O Israel, you will not be forgotten by Me.
Seek the LORD while He may be found; Call upon Him while He is near.
Return, O Israel, to the LORD your God, For you have stumbled because of your iniquity.
Draw near to God and He will draw near to you Cleanse your hands, you sinners; and purify your hearts, you double-minded.
Peter said to them, "Repent, and each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins; and you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.
And Jesus came up and spoke to them, saying, "All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.
But when they believed Philip preaching the good news about the kingdom of God and the name of Jesus Christ, they were being baptized, men and women alike.
"Surely no one can refuse the water for these to be baptized who have received the Holy Spirit just as we did, can he?"
It happened that while Apollos was at Corinth, Paul passed through the upper country and came to Ephesus, and found some disciples.
'Now why do you delay? Get up and be baptized, and wash away your sins, calling on His name.'
that if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;
"Therefore everyone who confesses Me before men, I will also confess him before My Father who is in heaven.
"And I say to you, everyone who confesses Me before men, the Son of Man will confess him also before the angels of God;
"Come to Me, all who are weary and heavy-laden, and I will give you rest.
"If I then, the Lord and the Teacher, washed your feet, you also ought to wash one another's feet.
For you have been called for this purpose, since Christ also suffered for you, leaving you an example for you to follow in His steps,
"If you love Me, you will keep My commandments.
"He who has My commandments and keeps them is the one who loves Me; and he who loves Me will be loved by My Father, and I will love him and will disclose Myself to him."
"If you keep My commandments, you will abide in My love; just as I have kept My Father's commandments and abide in His love.
By this we know that we have come to know Him, if we keep His commandments.
Beloved, if our heart does not condemn us, we have confidence before God;
For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments; and His commandments are not burdensome.
Then Jesus said to His disciples, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me.
And He summoned the crowd with His disciples, and said to them, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross and follow Me.
And He was saying to them all, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross daily and follow Me.
After they had preached the gospel to that city and had made many disciples, they returned to Lystra and to Iconium and to Antioch,
For to you it has been granted for Christ's sake, not only to believe in Him, but also to suffer for His sake,
Now you followed my teaching, conduct, purpose, faith, patience, love, perseverance,
But even if you should suffer for the sake of righteousness, you are blessed AND DO NOT FEAR THEIR INTIMIDATION, AND DO NOT BE TROUBLED,
Beloved, do not be surprised at the fiery ordeal among you, which comes upon you for your testing, as though some strange thing were happening to you;
- Requirements (44 instances)
- Christ's Disciples Will Suffer
- Commitment, to Jesus Christ
- Eternal life
- Faith, As Basis Of Salvation
- Faith, Necessity Of
- God, Suffering Of
- Gospel, Promises Of
- Keeping Christ's Commands
- Love, Nature Of
- Relationship Of Father And Son
- Repentance, Nature Of