The Commands of Jesus

There is no denying Jesus gave many commands and many of Jesus's commands require interpretation to discover the principal behind His words. The follow scriptures may help one to discover what He wants us to do.

Seek the Truth

Seek the Truth, Luke 11:9-13

Have Ears that Hear, Mathew 13:9-17

Pursue Righteousness and the truth will be revealed, John 7:14-18

Worship in spirit and in truth, John 7:37-39 John 8:12 and John 4:1-42

Do not make excuses for not seeking God, Luke 14:15-24

Seeking the truth means rejecting the untruth, Mark 8:13-21 Mathew 16:5-12 Luke 21:8-Mark 13:1-6

Do not Think as Men think but as God Thinks, Mathew 16:13-28 Mark 8:13-21

How to Identify the False Prophets,Mathew 7:15-20 Mathew 24:23-27 Mark 13:21-23

Make a right judgment, John 7:23-24

Make God First and be Humble

Have No Other Gods, Dt 5:6-7 Mathew 4:8-10

You Will Serve Something, Mathew 11:28-30

Serve God Alone, Mathew 6:24- Luke 16:13

Do not be Idolaters, John 4: 20-26

Man does not Live by bead Alone, Mathew 4:1-4  Luke 4:2-4

Work for the Bread that Satisfies, Luke 6:1-35

Worry

Do not Worry About Food and Clothing, Mathew 6:24-34 Luke 12:22-34

Do not Put Worries Fears or Traumas of the Past Before God, Luke 8:4-15

Do not be Afraid, Mathew 10:26-31 Mark 13:7-8 Mark 4:35-41 Luke 12:32 Luke 14:27

Money

Do not Let Money Be Your God, Mark 10:17-27- Luke 18:18-27- Mathew 19:16-26

Do not Pursue Riches, Luke 8:4-15

Tithe, Mathew 23:23

The Proper Use of Money, Luke 16:1-15

Pride

Subject your Desires to the Lord's Discipline, Mathew 6:19-23 Luke 11:34-36

Do not put Your Power and Glory Before God's, Mathew 4:1-4  Luke 4:2-4

Know the Cost, Luke 14:25-35 Mathew 8: 18-22 Luke 9:57-62

Do not Live by the Sword, Mathew 26:51-54 Mark 14:47 Luke 22:49-51

Humble Yourself, Luke 18:9-14 Luke 14:7-11

Do not be prideful and selfish, Mark 9:38-41- Luke 9:49-50

Do not Use God to receive Honor from Men, Mathew 6:1-6 Mark 12:38-40

Do not Pursue Honor from Men Luke 5:31-47

Pleasure

Do not let the Pursuit of Pleasure Be Your God,Luke 12:13-21

Do not Pursue Pleasures, Luke 8:4-15

Do not Put Your Family Members Before God, Mathew 12:46-50 Luke 8:19-21

Do not Put Worries About Social Proprieties Before God,Luke 10:38-42

Avoid unclean thoughts, Mathew 15:1-20 Mark 7:1-23 Luke 11:37-40

Fasting. Luke 5:29-39- Mathew 9:14-17 Mark 2:18-22 Mathew 6:16-18

Love God and Repent

The Greatest Commandment, Deuteronomy 6:5 Mathew 22:34-40 Mark 12:28-34 Luke 10:25-29

Take God Seriously, Mathew 22:1-14

Do not blaspheme, Mathew 12:24-32 Luke 12:10

Honor Jesus, Luke 22:14-20- Mathew 26:26-28- Mark 14:22-24

Do not try to control God, Mathew 16:1-4- Mark 8:10-12 Luke 11:28-32

Watch Pray and See, Mathew 26:36-45 Mark 14:32-41 Luke 22:39-46

Do not put God to the Test, Mathew 4:1-11 Luke 4:9-12

Do not treat what is holy as if it were not holy. Mathew 7:6

Do not add rules to God's Law, Mathew 23:4-13 and15

Keep from evil, Deuteronomy 28:14 Joshua 1:7 Joshua 23:6

Give God what you owe Him, Mathew 22:15-22 Luke 20:21-26

Repent, Mathew 4:12-17 Mark 1:15 Mark 6:12

Repentance is better than righteous talk, Mathew 21:23-46

Do not wait to repent, Luke 13:1-9

Lead the way in Repentance, Luke 22:31-46

Be reconciled to your brother, Mathew 5:23-26

 

Follow God and Be Saved

Be Saved, Mathew 7:13-14 Luke 13:23-30 Mathew 13:9-17 Luke 14:28-35

Believe, John 1:1-28 and John 3:25-36

Be born of water and the Spirit, John 3:1-21

Feed on Jesus, John 6:51-58

Lose all rather than be lost,Mathew18:8-9 Mark 9:43-48

Be Wise, Mathew 25:1-13

Be Ready, Mathew 24:42-44 Luke 12:35-40 Luke 21:34-36 Mark 13:32-37

Leaders of Jesus’ church must be ready for His return, Mathew 24:45-51 and Luke 12:41-48

Give up your life to follow Jesus, Mathew 4:18-22- Mark 1:16-20- 2:14-15- Mathew 9:9- Mathew 13:44-46

Let the Dead do it, Mathew 8: 18-22 and Luke 9:57-62

Deny Yourself, Mathew 16:24-28 Mark 8:34-38 Luke 9:23-26 John 12:23-26- Mathew 10:38

Testify, John 15:27 17:18  20:21 21:18-19

Do what you see God doing, John 5:16

 

The Second Greatest Commandment - Love your neighbor as yourself

Love Your Neighbor, Mathew 7:12 and 22:39, Mark 12:28-34

Don't Offend, Mathew 17:9-13 and 15:10-14

Do not hate your brother in your heart, Leviticus 19:17-19

Who is your neighbor? Love your neighbor as yourself,Luke10:29-37

Be careful what you do in anger, Mathew 5:21-22

Give to those in need, Luke 6:30-31 Mathew 5:42

Let people take advantage of you, Mathew 5:38-4  Luke 6:29

Be Merciful, Mathew 7:1-5 and 23:23 Luke 6:36-38

Love those who hate you, Mathew 5:43-48

Reveal the truth so that others can be saved, Mark 4:10-25

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