- 1 What the Bible says about doing things in secret?
- 2 What does the Bible say about God holding your hand?
- 3 Why does the Bible say we are not saved by our works?
- 4 What does the Bible say about keeping your eyes on God?
- 5 What is done in secret will be brought to light?
- 6 Do not let your good works be seen?
- 7 Why is it always God’s right hand?
- 8 Who sits at the right hand of Jesus?
- 9 Do not let the left hand know what the right is doing?
- 10 What is salvation through works?
- 11 In which book does the Apostle Paul explain spiritual warfare and the armor of God?
- 12 What faith means?
- 13 Why do we need to focus on God?
- 14 Do not turn to the right or to the left?
- 15 What does God say about the eyes?
What the Bible says about doing things in secret?
“So when you give to the needy, do not announce it with trumpets, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and on the streets, to be honored by men. I tell you the truth, they have received their reward in full. so that your giving may be in secret. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you.
What does the Bible say about God holding your hand?
For I am the LORD, your God, who takes hold of your right hand and says to you, Do not fear; I will help you. But I the LORD will answer them; I, the God of Israel, will not forsake them.
Why does the Bible say we are not saved by our works?
God’s Word says that we are saved by grace through faith in Christ Jesus and not by our own efforts or works (Ephesians 2:8-9). Grace Alone. Faith Alone. Grace alone means that God loves, forgives, and saves us not because of who we are or what we do, but because of the work of Christ.
What does the Bible say about keeping your eyes on God?
Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God. Endure hardship as discipline; God is treating you as sons. For what son is not disciplined by his father?
What is done in secret will be brought to light?
God has determined as he said in Luke 12:2-3, that the secrets will be uncovered, the truth will come forth, and God’s thought about every behavior and action will be vindicated. What’s done in the dark will come to light, and thank God he has created it to operate so!
Do not let your good works be seen?
16: Even so, let your light shine before men; that they may see your good works, and. glorify your Father who is in heaven.
Why is it always God’s right hand?
The right hand of God (Dextera Domini “right hand of the Lord” in Latin) or God’s right hand may refer to the Bible and common speech as a metaphor for the omnipotence of God and as a motif in art. In the Bible, to be at the right side “is to be identified as being in the special place of honor”.
Who sits at the right hand of Jesus?
Thirdly, that Jesus is seated at the right hand of God means that He is a priest. This is what Psalm 110 tells us, because about the same person who is invited to sit at God’s right hand, it is said: “The LORD has sworn and will not change His mind, You are a priest forever” (Psalm 110:4).
Do not let the left hand know what the right is doing?
But when you give to the needy, do not let your left hand know what your right hand is doing, so that your giving may be in secret. And your Father who sees in secret will reward you. ‘ (Matthew 6:1-4, ESV)
What is salvation through works?
Because God’s love is thought to bring redemption, some Christians believe that salvation does not need to be earned through good works. Instead, it can be achieved by believing in God and his son, Jesus Christ. This means that they can enter Heaven and be in the presence of God.
In which book does the Apostle Paul explain spiritual warfare and the armor of God?
The full quote as outlined in the King James Bible, is from Paul the Apostle’s letter to the Ephesians 6:10–18: (10) Finally, my brethren, be strong in the Lord, and in the power of his might.
What faith means?
Faith, derived from Latin fides and Old French feid, is confidence or trust in a person, thing, or concept. In the context of religion, one can define faith as “belief in a god or in the doctrines or teachings of religion”.
Why do we need to focus on God?
We must remember that God is completely aware of what is going on, and He promises strength and guidance for His people. We need to learn how to listen for His voice, and then to do what He says. The first thing that He will ask any of us, of course, is if we have accepted His Son Jesus as our Lord and Savior.
Do not turn to the right or to the left?
Be careful to obey all the law my servant Moses gave you; do not turn from it to the right or to the left, that you may be successful wherever you go.
What does God say about the eyes?
The World English Bible translates the passage as: “The lamp of the body is the eye. If therefore your eye is sound, your. whole body will be full of light.