21 Bible Verses about Religious Freedom
Most Relevant Verses
For you were called to freedom, brethren; only do not turn your freedom into an opportunity for the flesh, but through love serve one another.
Christ redeemed us from the curse of the Law, having become a curse for us—for it is written, “Cursed is everyone who hangs on a tree”—
It was for freedom that Christ set us free; therefore keep standing firm and do not be subject again to a yoke of slavery.
Now the Lord is the Spirit, and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.
For the Law, since it has only a shadow of the good things to come and not the very form of things, can never, by the same sacrifices which they offer continually year by year, make perfect those who draw near.
But take care that this liberty of yours does not somehow become a stumbling block to the weak.
For sin shall not be master over you, for you are not under law but under grace.
For he who was called in the Lord while a slave, is the Lord’s freedman; likewise he who was called while free, is Christ’s slave.
But now having been freed from sin and enslaved to God, you derive your benefit, resulting in sanctification, and the outcome, eternal life.
Now accept the one who is weak in faith, but not for the purpose of passing judgment on his opinions.
These are matters which have, to be sure, the appearance of wisdom in self-made religion and self-abasement and severe treatment of the body, but are of no value against fleshly indulgence.