posted on Sep, 22 2013 @ 10:43 PM
reply to post by the2ofusr1
The Just , ..Shall live ,..By faith ...Its not by any works we have done ..It really is hard for us to get our minds around and keep it there
..If the blood of Jesus Christ was not sufficient enough to redeem us to God then what kind of works would be ..Some think that prayer beads are
needed but wouldn't that mean that Jesus is not enough ..
I am putting my trust in the Son of God and what He accomplished on the cross ..My best is like filthy rags before a righteous God
This is exactly why I have a problem with the Christian ideology.
A murderer, rapist, or war criminal who ravishes the Earth, enslaves his fellow man, kills women and children, uses chemical weapons, and pillages the
land he assaults, but devoutly believes in his heart that Jesus Christ was and is the savior of man, will gain admittance into Heaven, despite his
Yet, a philanthropist, who provides medicine and shelter for the sick, who donates to help find cures for disease, who funds schools, adopts orphans,
and does not judge anyone as lesser than himself, but lacks belief in the divinity of Jesus Christ, is going to be condemned to an eternity in
If our works do not matter, then what motivation is there to be good, kind, caring, loving people? If you can wholeheartedly believe in Jesus Christ,
and be the most bigoted, racist, vile, cruel person alive but still gain admittance to Heaven, why not be evil?
~ Wandering Scribe