16 Bible Verses about Professing
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They profess to know God, but they deny Him by their works. They are detestable, disobedient, and disqualified for any good work.
“Listen to this, house of Jacob—
those who are called by the name Israel
and have descended from Judah,
who swear by the name of Yahweh
and declare the God of Israel,
but not in truth or righteousness.
So My people come to you in crowds, sit in front of you, and hear your words, but they don’t obey them. Although they express love with their mouths, their hearts pursue dishonest profit.
“Not everyone who says to Me, ‘Lord, Lord!’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of My Father in heaven.
He answered them, “Isaiah prophesied correctly about you hypocrites, as it is written:These people honorMe with their lips,
but their heart is far from Me.
Many a man proclaims his own loyalty,
but who can find a trustworthy man?
Israel cries out to Me,
“My God, we know You!”
Little children, we must not love with word or speech, but with truth and action.