16. Just for ChristiansThe commandments in this section are taken from the New Testament and are addressed to Christians. They won't make much sense to anyone else.
Commandments about Jesus
Commandments about Paul
Other New Testament Authors
Philosophy, Science, and Apologetics
Preachers, Elders, Evangelists, Saints, Bishops, and Deacons
Speaking in Tongues
The Holy Spirit / Ghost
People who should be shunned
The End of the World
General Rules for Christian Living
- Be baptized in the name of Jesus.
(Or get baptized in the name of the Father, Son, and Holy Ghost, as Jesus commanded.)
Peter said unto them, Repent, and be baptized every one of you in the name of Jesus Christ for the remission of sins, and ye shall receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. Acts 2:38
- Put on Jesus.
Put ye on the Lord Jesus Christ. Romans 13:14
- Don't tempt Jesus.
If you tempt Christ, he'll send fiery serpents to bite and kill you. (Like he did in
Neither let us tempt Christ, as some of them also tempted, and were destroyed of serpents. 1 Corinthians 10:9
- Work hard for Jesus.
Be ... abounding in the work of the Lord. 1 Corinthians 15:58
- Curse those who don't love Jesus.
If any man love not the Lord Jesus Christ, let him be Anathema. 1 Corinthians 16:22
- Force all of your thoughts to obey Jesus.
(Don't be a free thinker.)
Casting down imaginations, and every high thing that exalteth itself against the knowledge of God, and bringing into captivity every thought to the obedience of Christ. 2 Corinthians 10:5
- If you're going to glory, glory in Jesus.
He that glorieth, let him glory in the Lord. 2 Corinthians 10:17
- Examine yourself to see if Jesus is in you.
(If he's not, you're a reprobate.)
Examine yourselves, whether ye be in the faith; prove your own selves. Know ye not your own selves, how that Jesus Christ is in you, except ye be reprobates? 2 Corinthians 13:5
- Be free with Jesus.
Stand fast therefore in the liberty wherewith Christ hath made us free, and be not entangled again with the yoke of bondage. Galatians 5:1
- Have the same mind as Jesus.
Let this mind be in you, which was also in Christ Jesus. Philippians 2:5
- Salute every saint in Christ Jesus.
Salute every saint in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:21
- Let the word of Jesus dwell in you.
Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly in all wisdom. Colossians 3:16
- Do everything in the name of Jesus.
Whatsoever ye do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus. Colossians 3:17
- Remember that Jesus of David's seed was raised from the dead.
(According to the "gospel" of the author of 2 Timothy.)
Remember that Jesus Christ of the seed of David was raised from the dead according to my gospel. 2 Timothy 2:8
- Don't refuse Jesus.
And to Jesus the mediator of the new covenant, and to the blood of sprinkling, that speaketh better things than that of Abel. See that ye refuse not him that speaketh. Hebrews 12:24-25
- Abide in Jesus.
Abide in him; that, when he shall appear, we may have confidence, and not be ashamed before him at his coming. 1 John 2:28
- Believe on the name of God's son, Jesus Christ.
This is his commandment, That we should believe on the name of his Son Jesus Christ. 1 John 3:23