26 Bible Verses about Works Of Faith
Most Relevant Verses
What good is it, my brothers and sisters, if someone claims to have faith but does not have works? Can this kind of faith save him?
So also faith, if it does not have works, is dead being by itself.
For just as the body without the spirit is dead, so also faith without works is dead.
But would you like evidence, you empty fellow, that faith without works is useless?
But someone will say, "You have faith and I have works." Show me your faith without works and I will show you faith by my works.
You see that his faith was working together with his works and his faith was perfected by works.
Was not Abraham our father justified by works when he offered Isaac his son on the altar?
And similarly, was not Rahab the prostitute also justified by works when she welcomed the messengers and sent them out by another way?
For even when we were with you, we used to give you this command: "If anyone is not willing to work, neither should he eat."
Then with smooth words he will defile those who have rejected the covenant. But the people who are loyal to their God will act valiantly.
but I declared to those in Damascus first, and then to those in Jerusalem and in all Judea, and to the Gentiles, that they should repent and turn to God, performing deeds consistent with repentance.
And in this regard we pray for you always, that our God will make you worthy of his calling and fulfill by his power your every desire for goodness and every work of faith,
You see that a person is justified by works and not by faith alone.
So then, my dear friends, just as you have always obeyed, not only in my presence but even more in my absence, continue working out your salvation with awe and reverence,
Tell them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, to be generous givers, sharing with others.
This saying is trustworthy, and I want you to insist on such truths, so that those who have placed their faith in God may be intent on engaging in good works. These things are good and beneficial for all people.
Here is another way that our people can learn to engage in good works to meet pressing needs and so not be unfruitful.
Likewise the women are to dress in suitable apparel, with modesty and self-control. Their adornment must not be with braided hair and gold or pearls or expensive clothing, but with good deeds, as is proper for women who profess reverence for God.
In the same way, let your light shine before people, so that they can see your good deeds and give honor to your Father in heaven.
and maintain good conduct among the non-Christians, so that though they now malign you as wrongdoers, they may see your good deeds and glorify God when he appears.
But the one who practices the truth comes to the light, so that it may be plainly evident that his deeds have been done in God.
Blessed is that slave whom the master finds at work when he comes.
Blessed is that slave whom his master finds at work when he returns.
because we recall in the presence of our God and Father your work of faith and labor of love and endurance of hope in our Lord Jesus Christ.
So then, dear brothers and sisters, be firm. Do not be moved! Always be outstanding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
I tell you the solemn truth, the person who believes in me will perform the miraculous deeds that I am doing, and will perform greater deeds than these, because I am going to the Father.
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