If not why did Jesus tell the Rich Young Ruler the following: "If you want to...
Matthew 19:16 - 17
16 Now behold, one came and said to Him, "Good Teacher, what good thing shall I do that I may have eternal life? 17 So He said to him, "Why do you call Me good? No one is good but One, that is, God. But if you want to enter into life, keep the commandments.
13 Christ has redeemed us from the curse of the law, having become a curse for us (for it is written, "Cursed is everyone who hangs on a tree").
As a matter of fact the gospel offends the self-righteous. It offends those...
10 As it is written: "There is none righteous, no, not one.
Other supportive passages: Rom 6:6/7:4
2 Corinthians 5:14
14 For the love of Christ compels us, because we judge thus: that if One died for all, then all died.
First let's establish that we are all a bunch of sinners: "For all have...
According to the Apostle Paul "love (agape)...is not self-seeking." (See 1...