Willful Ignorance Quotes (59 quotes)
Dying To Self
Then said Jesus to his disciples, If any man will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me. Matthew And he that taketh not his cross, and followeth after me, is not worthy of me. Mark And when he had called the people unto him with his disciples also, he said unto them, Whosoever will come after me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow me. Mark Then Jesus beholding him loved him, and said unto him, One thing thou lackest: go thy way, sell whatsoever thou hast, and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven: and come, take up the cross, and follow me. Matthew And as they came out, they found a man of Cyrene, Simon by name: him they compelled to bear his cross. Mark And they compel one Simon a Cyrenian, who passed by, coming out of the country, the father of Alexander and Rufus, to bear his cross.
You must love Christ more than your mom, dad, and you must love him more than your own life. You must be willing to die for Christ. It is either you are slaves to sin or you are a slave to Christ. Accepting Christ will cost you an easy life. You must deny yourself and take up the cross daily.
More than that, I count all things to be loss in view of the surpassing value of knowing Christ Jesus my Lord, for whom I have suffered the loss of all things, and count them but rubbish so that I may gain Christ,. Therefore consider the members of your earthly body as dead to immorality, impurity, passion, evil desire, and greed, which amounts to idolatry. And He was saying to them all, "If anyone wishes to come after Me, he must deny himself, and take up his cross daily and follow Me. Even so consider yourselves to be dead to sin, but alive to God in Christ Jesus. Therefore I urge you, brethren, by the mercies of God, to present your bodies a living and holy sacrifice, acceptable to God, which is your spiritual service of worship. And do not be conformed to this world, but be transformed by the renewing of your mind, so that you may prove what the will of God is, that which is good and acceptable and perfect.
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Philippians According to my earnest expectation and my hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, but that with all boldness, as always, so now also Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether it be by life, or by death. Philippians For all seek their own, not the things which are Jesus Christ's. Philippians For I am in a strait betwixt two, having a desire to depart, and to be with Christ; which is far better:. Isaiah ,2 The righteous perisheth, and no man layeth it to heart: and merciful men are taken away, none considering that the righteous is taken away from the evil to come …. Romans Who shall separate us from the love of Christ? New International Version For to me, to live is Christ and to die is gain. New Living Translation For to me, living means living for Christ, and dying is even better.
What does the Bible say about? I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me. And those who belong to Christ Jesus have crucified the flesh with its passions and desires.