John 9:31 ASV
(31)  We know that God heareth not sinners: but if any man be a worshipper of God, and do his will, him he heareth.

Matthew 7:21 ASV
(21)  Not every one that saith unto me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that doeth the will of my Father who is in heaven.

Mark 7:7-8 ASV
(7)  But in vain do they worship me, Teaching as their doctrines the precepts of men.
(8)  Ye leave the commandment of God, and hold fast the tradition of men.

No change to the commandments of Jesus

Deuteronomy 4:2 ASV
(2)  Ye shall not add unto the word which I command you, neither shall ye diminish from it, that ye may keep the commandments of Jehovah your God which I command you.

No interpretation of the commandments of Jesus

Deuteronomy 5:32 ASV
(32)  Ye shall observe to do therefore as Jehovah your God hath commanded you: ye shall not turn aside to the right hand or to the left.

Any change to any of the commandments of Jesus comes from Satan

2 Corinthians 2:17 ESV
(17)  For we are not, like so many, peddlers of God's word, but as men of sincerity, as commissioned by God, in the sight of God we speak in Christ.

Jesus still upholds the immutability of Moses and of the Prophets: earth is easier to disappear than a character in Moses and the Prophets

Matthew 5:17-18 ESV
(17)  “Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them.
(18)  For truly, I say to you, until heaven and earth pass away, not an iota, not a dot, will pass from the Law until all is accomplished.


Luke 16:29-31 ESV
(29)  But Abraham said, ‘They have Moses and the Prophets; let them hear them.’
(30)  And he said, ‘No, father Abraham, but if someone goes to them from the dead, they will repent.’
(31)  He said to him, ‘If they do not hear Moses and the Prophets, neither will they be convinced if someone should rise from the dead.’

What is the goal of Bible Study? John 3:16 in conjunction with Matthew 7:21 and John 9:31

John 3:16 ESV
(16)  “For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.

Matthew 7:21 ESV
(21)  “Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven.

What is the problem with the promise of immortality to anyone?

Satan intends to convince the majority of us to not engage on the strait path to the promised immortality by offering a wider path but to perdition.

1 Peter 5:8 ASV
(8)  Be sober, be watchful: your adversary the devil, as a roaring lion, walketh about, seeking whom he may devour.

What must we the interested in true immortality do?


Revelation 3:5 ASV
(5)  He that overcometh shall thus be arrayed in white garments; and I will in no wise blot his name out of the book of life, and I will confess his name before my Father, and before his angels.

Revelation 3:21 ASV
(21)  He that overcometh, I will give to him to sit down with me in my throne, as I also overcame, and sat down with my Father in his throne.

Revelation 12:11 ASV
(11)  And they overcame him because of the blood of the Lamb, and because of the word of their testimony [witness]; and they loved not their life even unto death.

John 9:31 ASV
(31)  We know that God heareth not sinners: but if any man be a worshipper of God, and do his will, him he heareth.

John 9:31 Doctrinal Discussions