Acts 15:10-11

The Jerusalem Council

10 Now, therefore, why z are you putting God to the test a by placing a yoke on the neck of the disciples b that neither our fathers nor we have been able to bear? 11 But we c believe that we will be d saved through e the grace of the Lord Jesus, w just as they will."

  1. Cross References
    Psalms 106:14
    But they had a wanton craving in the wilderness, and put God to the test in the desert.
    Isaiah 7:12
    But Ahaz said, "I will not ask, and I will not put the Lord to the test.
  2. Cross References
    Galatians 5:1
    For freedom Christ has set us free; stand firm therefore, and do not submit again to a yoke of slavery.
    Acts 15:28
    For it has seemed good to the Holy Spirit and to us to lay on you no greater burden than these requirements:
  3. Cross References
    Matthew 11:28
    Come to me, all who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.
    Matthew 23:4
    They tie up heavy burdens, hard to bear, and lay them on people's shoulders, but they themselves are not willing to move them with their finger.
    Luke 11:46
    And he said, "Woe to you lawyers also! For you load people with burdens hard to bear, and you yourselves do not touch the burdens with one of your fingers.
  4. Cross References
    Acts 16:31
    And they said, "Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you will be saved, you and your household.
  5. Cross References
    Ephesians 2:5
    Even when we were dead in our trespasses, made ...
    Ephesians 2:8
    For by grace you have been saved through faith....
    2 Timothy 1:9
    Who saved us and called us to a holy calling, n...
    Titus 2:11
    For the grace of God has appeared, bringing sal...
    Titus 3:7
    So that being justified by his grace we might b...
    Romans 3:24
    And are justified by his grace as a gift, throu...
    1 Thessalonians 5:9
    For God has not destined us for wrath, but to o...
  6. Cross References
    Romans 5:15
    But the free gift is not like the trespass. For if many died through one man's trespass, much more have the grace of God and the free gift by the grace of that one man Jesus Christ abounded for many.
  7. Cross References
    Acts 15:9
    And he made no distinction between us and them, having cleansed their hearts by faith.
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