Commands of Jesus

Produce fruit in keeping with repentance. Mat 3:8-10 Repent, for the kingdom of heaven is near." Mat 4:17
(think differently; change your mind, regretting your sins and changing your conduct)

I tell you, no! But unless you repent, you too will all perish. Luke 13:3 Believe in the light, that ye may be the children of light. John 12:36 Do not resist an evil person. If someone strikes you on the right cheek, turn to him the other also. And if someone wants to sue you and take your tunic, let him have your cloak as well. If someone forces you to go one mile, go with him two miles. Give to the one who asks you, and do not turn away from the one who wants to borrow from you. Mat 5:38-42 Love your enemies pray for those who persecute you, Be perfect, therefore, as your heavenly Father is perfect. Mat 5:43-48 But I tell you that anyone who is angry with his brother will be subject to judgment. anyone who says, You fool! will be in danger of the fire of hell. If your brother has something against you, don't offer a gift on the altar. First go and be reconciled to your brother; then come and offer your gift.
Mat 5:21-25

anyone who looks at a woman lustfully has already committed adultery with her in his heart. Mat 5:28 So in everything, do to others what you would have them do to you Mat 7:12 Love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind. Love your neighbor as yourself. Mat 22:36-40 If your hand causes you to sin, cut it off. It is better for you to enter life maimed than with two hands to go into hell, where the fire never goes out. And if your foot causes you to sin, cut it off.

pluck it out. Pretending to be a godly person. So you also outwardly appear righteous unto men. even to the point of death. Rev 2:25-6 Rouse yourselves and keep awake.It is better for you to enter life crippled than to have two feet and be thrown into hell. [Hypocrisy is talking about God.. but within you are full of hypocrisy and iniquity. It is better for you to enter the kingdom of God with one eye than to have two eyes and be thrown into hell. that the outside of them may be clean also. and of all uncleanness. To him who overcomes and does my will to the end. scribes and Pharisees. He tells us any hypocrisy will eventually exposed and shamed. by committing sexual immorality. but are within full of dead men's bones. 2:4-5 Do not be afraid of what you are about to suffer. I will give authority over the nations. that shall not be known. Luke 12:1-2.. lying. Woe unto you. but within are full of extortion and excess. sin is not allowed. and you will suffer persecution for ten days. while practicing: greed. Rev 2:14. rage. I rebuke and chasten: be zealous therefore. etc. drunkenness. neither hid. first cleanse the inside of the cup and platter. Rev 3:19 Beware ye of the leaven of the Pharisees. He knew false prophets with false gospels promising freedom to continue to sin would arise after he left. slander. If you do not repent.16 Only hold on to what you have until I come. and strengthen and invigorate what remains and is on the point of dying. I will soon come to you and will fight against them with the sword of my mouth. You are blind. not conduct and conversation of a godly manner. You are like whitewashed tombs. Remember the height from which you have fallen! Repent and do the things you did at first. which is hypocrisy.Repent therefore! Otherwise. Changes in our heart through the missing cross to purity can take away the desire of the hand. Rev. . hypocrites! You make clean the outside of the cup and of the platter. And if your eye causes you to sin.] You have forsaken your first love. Be faithful. the devil will put some of you in prison to test you. For there is nothing covered. Jesus is desperately trying to tell us that to enter the Kingdom and escape Hell. Mat 23:25-28 As many as I love. who taught Balak to entice the Israelites to sin . and I will give you the crown of life. and repent. outwardly beautiful. Rev 2:10 You have people there who hold to the teaching of Balaam. for I have not found a thing that you have done meeting the requirements of My God or perfect in His sight.. foot. He is only illustrating how serious sin is. lusts. pornography. Mark 9:42-47 (He doesn't want us to maim ourselves. and eye to cause us to sin. that shall not be revealed. period. I tell you. I will come to you and remove your lampstand from its place.

or by Jerusalem. so that your giving may be in secret. do not look somber as the hypocrites do. but do not do according to their works. orgies. For they bind heavy burdens. discord. and do not do. do not keep on babbling like pagans. Likewise every good tree bears good fruit. continually lay them to heart and obey them. but only he who does the will of my Father who is in heaven. self-control. But when you give to the needy. you evildoers!' Mat 7:15-23 whatever they tell you to observe. Gal 5:19-23. and many enter through it. and your No. Mat 7:13-14 Watch out for false prophets. or by the earth.But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life. and repent. kindness. do not let your left hand know what your right hand is doing. this involves ridding yourself of sexual immorality. and gentleness. for they think they will be heard because of their many words. but only to your Father. who is unseen. so that it will not be obvious to men that you are fasting. who sees what is done in secret. Matthew 23:2-5 Be careful not to do your 'acts of righteousness' before men. Many will say to me on that day. By their fruit you will recognize them. Mat 5:34-37 Enter through the narrow gate. jealousy.' will enter the kingdom of heaven. and lay them on men’s shoulders. anything beyond this comes from the evil one. and only a few find it. that observe and do. Lord. 'Lord. joy. and in your name drive out demons and perform many miracles? Then I will tell them plainly. drunkenness. Away from me. Do not swear by your head. for you cannot make even one hair white or black. selfish ambition. hard to bear.) Not everyone who says to me. faith. Mat 6:1-4 when you pray. dissensions. They come to you in sheep's clothing. and the like. impurity and debauchery. (The fruit of the Spirit is love. They make their phylacteries broad and enlarge the borders of their garments. Mat 6:5-8 When you fast. let your Yes be Yes. But all their works they do to be seen by men. fits of rage. who is unseen.Rev 3:2-3 Do not swear at all: either by heaven. close the door and pray to your Father. go into your room. for your Father knows what you need before you ask him.So call to mind the lessons you received and heard. factions and envy. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction. and your Father. will reward . peace. 'Lord. did we not prophesy in your name. put oil on your head and wash your face. for they say. greed. to be seen by them. but inwardly they are ferocious wolves. for they disfigure their faces to show men they are fasting. goodness. Do not be like them. hatred. 'I never knew you. but a bad tree bears bad fruit. Lord. No. but they themselves will not move them with one of their fingers. when you fast.

do not worry about your life. Freely you have Mat 6:31-34 Do not judge. slander. and all these things will be given to you as well. false testimony. 'What shall we eat?' or 'What shall we drink?' or 'What shall we wear?' For the pagans run after all these things. take the plank out of your own eye. for tomorrow will worry about itself. what you will eat or drink. or about your body. The good man brings good things out of the good stored up in him. or make a tree bad and its fruit will be bad. and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. You brood of vipers. Mat 10:7-8 Go and learn the meaning of this: I desire mercy. Mat 7:6 Ask and it will be given to you seek and you will find. For the pagans run after all these things. murder. raise the dead.' Heal the sick. sexual immorality. and then turn and tear you to pieces. drive out demons. adultery. saying. But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness. Mat 7:1-5 Do not give dogs what is sacred. how can you who are evil say anything good? For out of the overflow of the heart the mouth speaks. For by your words you will be acquitted. or you too will be judged. they may trample them under their feet. do not throw your pearls to pigs. So do not worry. If you do. theft. and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother's eye. freely give. cleanse those who have leprosy. and the evil man brings evil things out of the evil stored up in him. and your heavenly Father knows that you need them. But I tell you that men will have to give account on the day of judgment for every careless word they have spoken. Mat 12:7 Make a tree good and its fruit will be good. and these make a man 'unclean'. . what you will wear. not sacrifice. Mat 12:33-37 But the things that come out of the mouth come from the heart. Mat 6:16-18 Therefore I tell you. For out of the heart come evil thoughts. Mat 7:7 Preach this message: 'The kingdom of heaven is near. knock and the door will be opened to you. Therefore do not worry about tomorrow. and by your words you will be condemned.

Mat 23:23 . Mat 16:24-25 If your brother sins against you. Mat 16:11 (The yeast of the Pharisees. father. both will fall into a pit. anger. and if he refuses to listen even to the church. pastor. Mat 20:26-28 But you are not to be called rabbi (teacher). teachers of the law and Pharisees. but to serve. Woe to you. Who is in heaven. teacher. preacher. take one or two others along. If a blind man leads a blind man. For whoever wants to save his life will lose it. because such an attitude can spread throughout your entire spiritual life. the Christ. is hypocrisy . for you have one Teacher and you are all brothers. doctor. for you have one Master (Leader). It is called a leaven or a yeast. for you have one Father. ) Let your light shine before men. just between the two of you. Mat 18:15-17 Whoever wants to become great among you must be your servant.These are what make a man 'unclean'. like a cancer that spreads throughout the body. greed. but whoever loses his life for me will find it. Mat 23:8-10 Any title: reverend. that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven. etc. so that 'every matter may be established by the testimony of two or three witnesses. mercy and faithfulness. but still being subject to lust. Luke 11:43 Woe to you. Pharisees! For you love the best seats in the synagogues and to be greeted [by flattering title] and bowed down to in the marketplaces. they are blind guides. And you must not be called masters (leaders). Mat 15:18-20 Leave them. treat him as you would a pagan or a tax collector. he must deny himself and take up his cross and follow me. and whoever wants to be first must be your slave—just as the Son of Man did not come to be served. you hypocrites! you have neglected justice. master. And do not call anyone on earth father. Mat 5:16 If anyone would come after me. tell it to the church.the attitude of pretending to be godly. go and show him his fault. But if he will not listen. If he refuses to listen to them. is wrong . slander. Mat 15:14 But beware of the leaven (ferment) of the Pharisees and Sadducees.we are all brothers and only brothers. and to give his life as a ransom for many.

but inside they are full of greed and self-indulgence. Listen. Luke 12:11-12 Sell your possessions and give to the poor. the Voice of the Lord. there your heart will be also. Whoever has will be given more. even what he thinks he has will be taken from him. Therefore consider carefully how you listen. when he will return from the wedding. If you are not obedient to what he has shown you. I say to you that he will gird himself and have them sit down to eat. it will be measured to you—and even more. rulers and authorities. and then the outside also will be clean. Therefore you also be ready. blessed are those servants. Blessed are those servants whom the master. whoever does not have. for the Son of Man is coming at an hour you do not expect. Assuredly. he would have watched and not allowed his house to be broken into. Mat 23:25-26 Consider carefully what you hear." Luke 8:21 (the spoken Word of God. What I say to you. the Word of Truth. But know this. even that awareness will be taken away from you. that when he comes and knocks they may open to him immediately. and you yourselves be like men who wait for their master. or come in the third watch. where no thief comes near and no moth destroys. Provide purses for yourselves that will not wear out. when he comes. If you are obedient to what you hear. repent. And if he should come in the second watch. will find watching. review periodically and keep repenting. the Living Word. "My mother and brothers are those who hear God's word and put it into practice. Mark 4:24-25. the Voice of Christ) All men will hate you because of me. Mark 13:13 When you are brought before synagogues. for the Holy Spirit will teach you at that time what you should say. the Word of Life. For where your treasure is. Luke 12:33-34 Let your waist be girded and your lamps burning. that if the master of the house had known what hour the thief would come. I say to everyone: 'Watch!' Mark 13:37 Watch for the Light to expose the thoughts and conditions of your heart. do not worry about how you will defend yourselves or what you will say. You clean the outside of the cup and dish. Luke 8:18.First clean the inside of the cup and dish. He is talking about what you hear him say to you. a treasure in heaven that will not be exhausted. write down what you hear. With the measure you use. He replied. and find them so. Luke 12:35-40 . and will come and serve them. but he who stands firm to the end will be saved. you will hear more.

do not take the place of honor.” Luke 17:3-4 You know the commandments: 'Do not commit adultery. and you be repaid. wife. whoever of you does not forsake all that he has cannot be My disciple.’ you shall forgive him. because they cannot repay you. Luke 14:26 We cannot let our concerns for (or criticisms from) our mother. take the lowest place. If so.But when you are invited. invite the poor. Luke 14:8-11 When you give a dinner or a supper. And if he sins against you seven times in a day. does not sit down first and count the cost. for a person more distinguished than you may have been invited. while the other is still a great way off. But when you give a feast.' Then you will be honored in the presence of all your fellow guests. For everyone who exalts himself will be humbled. do not murder. and if he repents. your relatives. going to make war against another king. whether he has enough to finish it—lest. nor rich neighbors." he said. intending to build a tower. honor your father and mother. rebuke him. the host who invited both of you will come and say to you. 'Friend. do not steal. forgive him. And you will be blessed. So likewise. Luke 14:28-33 Take heed to yourselves. humiliated. 'Give this man your seat.' Then. move up to a better place. all who see it begin to mock him. he will say to you. lest they also invite you back. saying.When someone invites you to a wedding feast. ‘This man began to build and was not able to finish’?Or what king. the lame. and he who humbles himself will be exalted. the blind. your brothers. and you will have treasure in heaven. after he has laid the foundation. follow me. children. does not sit down first and consider whether he is able with ten thousand to meet him who comes against him with twenty thousand? Or else. "You still lack one thing. And anyone who does not carry his cross and follow me cannot be my disciple. you will have to take the least important place. for you shall be repaid at the resurrection of the just. the maimed. do not give false testimony. his wife and children. Luke 14:27 For which of you. and is not able to finish. he sends a delegation and asks conditions of peace. "All these I have kept since I was a boy. his brothers and sisters—yes. Then come. so that when your host comes. Luke 14:12-14 If anyone comes to me and does not hate his father and mother. When Jesus heard this. ‘I repent. do not ask your friends. even his own life—he cannot be my disciple. saying. he said to him. If your brother sins against you. and seven times in a day returns to you. brothers interfere with our efforts to please God and be obedient to his commands that we hear from Him. Sell everything you have and give to the poor." Luke 18:20-22 .

apart from me you can do nothing. John 15:3-4 I am the vine. By this all men will know that you are my disciples. he is the one who loves me." John 13:34-35 If you love me. they belong to the Father who sent me. No branch can bear fruit by itself. or your hearts will be weighed down with dissipation. As I have loved you." Luke 21:34-36 Pray that you will not fall into temptation. no one can enter the kingdom of God unless he is born of water and the Spirit. and pray that you may be able to escape all that is about to happen. drunkenness and the anxieties of life. Luke 21:19 "Be careful. so you must love one another. he will bear much fruit. John 14:15 Whoever has my commands and obeys them. if you love one another.By your patience possess your souls. John 14:21 Jesus replied. but the Spirit gives birth to spirit. Luke 22:40 Jesus answered. while the man who hates his life in this world will keep it for eternal life. He who loves me will be loved by my Father. "I tell you the truth." John 8:31-32 The man who loves his life will lose it. and that day will close on you unexpectedly like a trap. you will obey what I command. and we will come to him and make our home with him. If a man remains in me and I in him. John 13:14 A new command I give you: Love one another. and that you may be able to stand before the Son of Man. John 3:5-6 To the Jews who had believed him. it must remain in the vine. have washed your feet. He who does not love me will not obey my teaching. and I too will love him and show myself to him. Neither can you bear fruit unless you remain in me. and the truth will set you free. he will obey my teaching. your Lord and Teacher. "If anyone loves me. you are really my disciples. John 12:25 Now that I. Remain in me. Be always on the watch. My Father will love him. John 14:23-24 You are already clean because of the word I have spoken to you. Jesus said. you are the branches. Flesh gives birth to flesh. you also should wash one another's feet. and I will remain in you. For it will come upon all those who live on the face of the whole earth. These words you hear are not my own. "If you hold to my teaching. Then you will know the truth. John 15:5 .

because he taught as one who had authority. Mat 7:28-29 This web site's purpose is to show how to become free from sin by benefiting from the changing power of God through the cross. you will remain in my love. just as I have obeyed my Father's commands and remain in his love. whom I will send to you from the Father. that he lay down his life for his friends. John 15:10 My command is this: Love each other as I have loved you. he will testify about me. which leads to union with God in his Kingdom. and not as their teachers of the law. John 15:17 When the Counselor comes. And you also must testify. You are my friends if you do what I command. John 15:26-27 When Jesus had finished saying these things. the Spirit of truth who goes out from the Father.If you obey my commands. Greater love has no one than this. for you have been with me from the beginning. John 15:12-14 This is my command: Love each other. . the crowds were amazed at his teaching.