Bible Verses about God's Law, Honorable
Therefore the law is holy, and the commandment holy and just and good.
Because the carnal mind is enmity against God; for it is not subject to the law of God, nor indeed can be.
The law of the LORD is perfect, converting the soul;
The testimony of the LORD is sure, making wise the simple;
What shall we say then? Is the law sin? Certainly not! On the contrary, I would not have known sin except through the law. For I would not have known covetousness unless the law had said, “You shall not covet.”
For we know that the law is spiritual, but I am carnal, sold under sin.
For what the law could not do in that it was weak through the flesh, God did by sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh, on account of sin: He condemned sin in the flesh, that the righteous requirement of the law might be fulfilled in us who do not walk according to the flesh but according to the Spirit.
Therefore the law was our tutor to bring us to Christ, that we might be justified by faith.
Then God said, "Let Us make man in Our image, according to Our likeness; let them have dominion over the fish of the sea, over the birds of the air, and over the cattle, over all the earth and over every creeping thing that creeps on the earth."
Then God saw everything that He had made, and indeed it was very good. So the evening and the morning were the sixth day.
Oh, how I love Your law!
It is my meditation all the day.
You, through Your commandments, make me wiser than my enemies;
For they are ever with me.
I have more understanding than all my teachers,
For Your testimonies are my meditation.
I understand more than the ancients,
Because I keep Your precepts.
I have restrained my feet from every evil way,
That I may keep Your word.
Through Your precepts I get understanding;
Therefore I hate every false way.
Your righteousness is an everlasting righteousness,
And Your law is truth.
Or have you not read in the law that on the Sabbath the priests in the temple profane the Sabbath, and are blameless? Yet I say to you that in this place there is One greater than the temple. But if you had known what this means, "I desire mercy and not sacrifice," you would not have condemned the guiltless. For the Son of Man is Lord even of the Sabbath."
So He said to him, "Why do you call Me good? No one is good but One, that is, God. But if you want to enter into life, keep the commandments."
Therefore by the deeds of the law no flesh will be justified in His sight, for by the law is the knowledge of sin.
Do we then make void the law through faith? Certainly not! On the contrary, we establish the law.
For I delight in the law of God according to the inward man.
Therefore, since a promise remains of entering His rest, let us fear lest any of you seem to have come short of it. 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.
For He who said, "Do not commit adultery," also said, "Do not murder."Now if you do not commit adultery, but you do murder, you have become a transgressor of the law. So speak and so do as those who will be judged by the law of liberty.
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.