Bible Verses about Listening
So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.
It is the Spirit who gives life; the flesh profits nothing. The words that I speak to you are spirit, and they are life.
So then, my beloved brethren, let every man be swift to hear, slow to speak, slow to wrath;
Beware, brethren, lest there be in any of you an evil heart of unbelief in departing from the living God;
Remember the former things of old,
For I am God, and there is no other;
I am God, and there is none like Me,
Declaring the end from the beginning,
And from ancient times things that are not yet done,
Saying, ‘My counsel shall stand,
And I will do all My pleasure,’
Jesus answered and said to them, "This is the work of God, that you believe in Him whom He sent."
For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.
And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose.
Therefore we must give the more earnest heed to the things we have heard, lest we drift away.
For indeed the gospel was preached to us as well as to them; but the word which they heard did not profit them, not being mixed with faith in those who heard it.
Now faith is the substance of things hoped for, the evidence of things not seen. For by it the elders obtained a good testimony. By faith we understand that the worlds were framed by the word of God, so that the things which are seen were not made of things which are visible.
But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.
But someone will say, "You have faith, and I have works." Show me your faith without your works, and I will show you my faith by my works. You believe that there is one God. You do well. Even the demons believe—and tremble! But do you want to know, O foolish man, that faith without works is dead?
1 John 5:3
For this is the love of God, that we keep His commandments. And His commandments are not burdensome.
Beloved, while I was very diligent to write to you concerning our common salvation, I found it necessary to write to you exhorting you to contend earnestly for the faith which was once for all delivered to the saints.