Be no idolater (1.COR 10:7) Be followers of Paul as he followed Christ . Be followers of God (EPH 5:1) (HEB 6:12) Be men in understanding (1.COR 14:20) Be unmoveable (1.COR 15:58) Be strong in the Lord (1.COR 16:13; Be of good comfort (2.COR 13:11) 2.COR 13:11; PHIL 2:2; 1.PET 3:8)
He used parables and stories to teach us about the kingdom of God. But his greatest method is teaching by example. His deeds taught us about many Christian values, such as kindness and compassion. He raised children from the dead out of pity for their parents and accepted disciples from all walks of life.
Jesus , also called Jesus Christ, Jesus of Galilee, or Jesus of Nazareth, (born c. 6–4 bce, Bethlehem—died c. 30 ce, Jerusalem), religious leader revered in Christianity, one of the world’s major religions. He is regarded by most Christians as the Incarnation of God.
Jesus said unto him, Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind. This is the first and great commandment . And the second is like unto it, Thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself.
“The law of Christ” (ὁ νόμος τοῦ Χριστοῦ) is a New Testament phrase which most likely refers to the two commandments which are mentioned by Jesus: ‘”you shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your mind and with all your strength.” (Deuteronomy 6:4-9) and “You shall love
21 Life Lessons Even Non-Christians Can Learn From Jesus Be clear with what you want. When you find “it,” take the leap. Be forbearing and love those who criticize you. Always go beyond what is required. Keep your promises and be careful with what you say. How you look at others is a reflection of how you look at yourself. Follow the Golden Rule.
When asked which is the greatest commandment, the Christian New Testament depicts Jesus paraphrasing the Torah: “Thou shalt love the Lord thy God with all thy heart, and with all thy soul, and with all thy mind,” before also paraphrasing a second passage; “Thou shalt love thy neighbor as thyself.” Most Christian
“ Be kind to one another, tenderhearted, forgiving one another, as God in Christ forgave you.” “Therefore encourage one another and build one another up, just as you are doing.” Treat others the way you wish to be treated; you never know the impact your kindness may have on another individual.
Jesus ‘ real name , Yeshua, evolved over millennia in a case of transliteration. Wikimedia CommonsThe Greek transliteration of Jesus ‘ real name , “Iēsous”, and the late Biblical Hebrew version “Yeshua”.
After his resurrection, Jesus appeared to the apostles and asked them for something to eat , to prove that he was alive bodily and not just a vision. They gave him a piece of broiled fish and he ate it. (Luke 24:42-43).
Jesus’ name in Hebrew was “ Yeshua ” which translates to English as Joshua . So how did we get the name “Jesus”?
The Golden Rule is stated positively numerous times in the Old Testament : Leviticus 19:18 (“Thou shalt not avenge, nor bear any grudge against the children of thy people, but thou shalt love thy neighbour as thyself: I am the LORD.”; see also Great Commandment) and Leviticus 19:34 (“But treat them just as you treat
However, there is no scriptural prohibition of cremation in the New Testament . The Bible neither favors nor forbids the process of cremation . Nevertheless, many Christians believe that their bodies would be ineligible for resurrection if they are cremated .
God has commanded us to love him not for God’s sake, but for ours . . . . If we love God for this reason, then this is because God first loved us . The interesting point is that God loved us first for the very same reason – namely, that we might find our greatest good and happiness in him . . . .