35 Bible Verses about Obeying God
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For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments; and His commandments are not burdensome.
But this is what I commanded them, saying, ‘Obey My voice, and I will be your God, and you will be My people; and you will walk in all the way which I command you, that it may be well with you.’
But He said, “On the contrary, blessed are those who hear the word of God and observe it.”
Slaves, be obedient to those who are your masters according to the flesh, with fear and trembling, in the sincerity of your heart, as to Christ;
And this is love, that we walk according to His commandments. This is the commandment, just as you have heard from the beginning, that you should walk in it.
And we are witnesses of these things; and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey Him.”
But Peter and the apostles answered, “We must obey God rather than men.
and the curse, if you do not listen to the commandments of the Lord your God, but turn aside from the way which I am commanding you today, by following other gods which you have not known.
Here is the perseverance of the saints who keep the commandments of God and their faith in Jesus.
“But it shall come about, if you do not obey the Lord your God, to observe to do all His commandments and His statutes with which I charge you today, that all these curses will come upon you and overtake you:
It will be righteousness for us if we are careful to observe all this commandment before the Lord our God, just as He commanded us.
The one who says, “I have come to know Him,” and does not keep His commandments, is a liar, and the truth is not in him;
dealing out retribution to those who do not know God and to those who do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus.
“Has the Lord as much delight in burnt offerings and sacrifices
As in obeying the voice of the Lord?
Behold, to obey is better than sacrifice,
And to heed than the fat of rams.
Like the nations that the Lord makes to perish before you, so you shall perish; because you would not listen to the voice of the Lord your God.
“Now it shall be, if you diligently obey the Lord your God, being careful to do all His commandments which I command you today, the Lord your God will set you high above all the nations of the earth.
but whoever keeps His word, in him the love of God has truly been perfected. By this we know that we are in Him:
Bless the Lord, you His angels,
Mighty in strength, who perform His word,
Obeying the voice of His word!
Do you not know that when you present yourselves to someone as slaves for obedience, you are slaves of the one whom you obey, either of sin resulting in death, or of obedience resulting in righteousness?
From Thematic Bible
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