Morality, And Creation
Most Relevant Verses
"The Rock! His work is perfect, For all His ways are just; A God of faithfulness and without injustice, Righteous and upright is He.
A ruler questioned Him, saying, "Good Teacher, what shall I do to inherit eternal life?"
And He said, "I Myself will make all My goodness pass before you, and will proclaim the name of the LORD before you; and I will be gracious to whom I will be gracious, and will show compassion on whom I will show compassion."
The LORD descended in the cloud and stood there with him as he called upon the name of the LORD.
Good and upright is the LORD; Therefore He instructs sinners in the way.
Then God said, "Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; and let them rule over the fish of the sea and over the birds of the sky and over the cattle and over all the earth, and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth."
For when Gentiles who do not have the Law do instinctively the things of the Law, these, not having the Law, are a law to themselves,
but we have renounced the things hidden because of shame, not walking in craftiness or adulterating the word of God, but by the manifestation of truth commending ourselves to every man's conscience in the sight of God.
The LORD God commanded the man, saying, "From any tree of the garden you may eat freely;
"But from the beginning of creation, God MADE THEM MALE AND FEMALE.
The man said, "This is now bone of my bones, And flesh of my flesh; She shall be called Woman, Because she was taken out of Man."
Every person is to be in subjection to the governing authorities For there is no authority except from God, and those which exist are established by God.
Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things.
Remind them to be subject to rulers, to authorities, to be obedient, to be ready for every good deed,
Submit yourselves for the Lord's sake to every human institution, whether to a king as the one in authority,
For this reason God gave them over to degrading passions; for their women exchanged the natural function for that which is unnatural,
"I, the LORD, search the heart, I test the mind, Even to give to each man according to his ways, According to the results of his deeds.
"The person who sins will die The son will not bear the punishment for the father's iniquity, nor will the father bear the punishment for the son's iniquity; the righteousness of the righteous will be upon himself, and the wickedness of the wicked will be upon himself.
But because of your stubbornness and unrepentant heart you are storing up wrath for yourself in the day of wrath and revelation of the righteous judgment of God,
for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,
They devise injustices, saying, "We are ready with a well-conceived plot"; For the inward thought and the heart of a man are deep.
For a fool speaks nonsense, And his heart inclines toward wickedness: To practice ungodliness and to speak error against the LORD, To keep the hungry person unsatisfied And to withhold drink from the thirsty.
"The heart is more deceitful than all else And is desperately sick; Who can understand it?
And just as they did not see fit to acknowledge God any longer, God gave them over to a depraved mind, to do those things which are not proper,
because the mind set on the flesh is hostile toward God; for it does not subject itself to the law of God, for it is not even able to do so,
by means of the hypocrisy of liars seared in their own conscience as with a branding iron,