How can I show obedience to God?

Bible verses about obedience

  • Jesus answered and said to him, Whoever loves me will keep my word; and my father will love him, and we will come and live with him.
  • My son, keep your father's commandment
    and don't let go of your mother's instructions.
  • If you then obey the voice of the Lord your God, to keep and do all his commandments that I command you this day, the Lord your God will make you high above all the peoples of the earth.
  • But walk in the way that the Lord your God has commanded you, so that you can live and prosper and live long in the land that you will occupy.
  • But be a doer of the word and not a listener alone; otherwise you are deceiving yourself.
  • Maintaining discipline is the way to life;
    but he who disregards correction is going astray.
  • You did not choose me, but I chose you and determined that you go and bear fruit and your fruit remains, so that whatever you ask of the Father in my name he may give it to you.
  • Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, be firm and steadfast and always increase in the work of the Lord, for you know that your work is not in vain in the Lord.
  • And do not put yourselves on the same level as this world, but change yourselves by renewing your mind, so that you can examine what God's will is, namely what is good and pleasing and perfect.
  • Beloved, if our hearts do not condemn us, we speak boldly to God, and what we ask we receive from him; for we keep his commandments and do what is pleasing to him.
  • For just as through the disobedience of one person the many have become sinners, so also through the obedience of the one the many become righteous.
  • And keep the service of the LORD your God, that you walk in his ways and keep his statutes, commandments, rights and ordinances, as it is written in the law of Moses, that you may succeed in everything you do and wherever you turn.
  • But I say to you who are listening: love your enemies; do good to those who hate you; bless those who curse you; pray for those who offend you.
  • Submit yourselves to God. Resist the devil and he will flee from you.
  • And do not let the book of this law come from your mouth, but look at it day and night, that you keep and do in all things according to what is written in it. Then you will succeed on your way and you will do it right.
  • If you do not hear it or take it to heart that you honor my name, saith the LORD of hosts, then I will send a curse among you, and curse your blessing; yes, I cursed him because you don't want to take it to heart.
  • Everyone is subject to the authorities that have power over him. For there is no government except from God; but where there is authority, it is ordained by God.
  • Do not be indolent in what you are supposed to do. Be ardent in spirit. Serve the Lord.
  • He answered and said: "You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart and with all your soul and with all your strength and all your mind, and your neighbor as yourself".
  • Then he said to everyone: If you want to follow me, let him deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me.
  • For those who are driven by the Spirit of God are God's children.
  • And we are witnesses of this event and with us the Holy Spirit, which God has given to those who obey him.
  • And all tongues should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, for the glory of God the Father.
  • I now exhort you, brothers and sisters, through the mercy of God, that you offer your body as a sacrifice that is living, holy and pleasing to God. That is your reasonable worship service.
  • Happy to him who fears the Lord
    and go on his way!
So that I come to you with joy according to God's will and refresh myself with you.