I really want to know, who can read these scriptures telling us to obey, but deny them and tell others we do not have to? Philippians 2:12 Therefore, my dear friends, as you have always obeyed--not only in my presence, but now much more in my absence--continue to work out your salvation with fear and trembling Hebrews 5:9 and, once made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him 1 John 2:4 The man who says, "I know him," but does not do what he commands is a liar, and the truth is not in him. 1 John 1:6 If we claim to have fellowship with him yet walk in the darkness, we lie and do not live by the truth. 1 John 2:3 We know that we have come to know him if we obey his commands. 1 John 3:6 No one who lives in him keeps on sinning. No one who continues to sin has either seen him or known him. 1 John 4:20 If anyone says, "I love God," yet hates his brother, he is a liar. For anyone who does not love his brother, whom he has seen, cannot love God, whom he has not seen. Matthew 23:3 So you must obey them and do everything they tell you. But do not do what they do, for they do not practice what they preach. Matthew 28:20 and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you. And surely I am with you always, to the very end of the age.” Luke 11:28 He replied, “Blessed rather are those who hear the word of God and obey it.” John 14:15 “If you love me, you will obey what I command. John 14:21 Whoever has my commands and obeys them, he is the one who loves me. He who loves me will be loved by my Father, and I too will love him and show myself to him.” John 14:23 Jesus replied, “If anyone loves me, he will obey my teaching. My Father will love him, and we will come to him and make our home with him. John 14:24 He who does not love me will not obey my teaching. These words you hear are not my own; they belong to the Father who sent me. John 15:10 If you obey my commands, you will remain in my love, just as I have obeyed my Father’s commands and remain in his love. John 15:20 Remember the words I spoke to you: ‘No servant is greater than his master.’ If they persecuted me, they will persecute you also. If they obeyed my teaching, they will obey yours also. Acts 5:32 We are witnesses of these things, and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey him.” Acts 16:4 As they traveled from town to town, they delivered the decisions reached by the apostles and elders in Jerusalem for the people to obey. Romans 2:13 For it is not those who hear the law who are righteous in God’s sight, but it is those who obey the law who will be declared righteous. Romans 6:16 Don’t you know that when you offer yourselves to someone to obey him as slaves, you are slaves to the one whom you obey—whether you are slaves to sin, which leads to death, or to obedience, which leads to righteousness? Romans 15:18 I will not venture to speak of anything except what Christ has accomplished through me in leading the Gentiles to obey God by what I have said and done— Romans 16:26 but now revealed and made known through the prophetic writings by the command of the eternal God, so that all nations might believe and obey him— 2 Thessalonians 1:8 He will punish those who do not know God and do not obey the gospel of our Lord Jesus. 2 Thessalonians 3:14 If anyone does not obey our instruction in this letter, take special note of him. Do not associate with him, in order that he may feel ashamed. Hebrews 5:9 and, once made perfect, he became the source of eternal salvation for all who obey him Hebrews 13:17 Obey your leaders and submit to their authority. They keep watch over you as men who must give an account. Obey them so that their work will be a joy, not a burden, for that would be of no advantage to you. 1 Peter 1:22 Now that you have purified yourselves by obeying the truth so that you have sincere love for your brothers, love one another deeply, from the heart. 1 Peter 3:6 like Sarah, who obeyed Abraham and called him her master. You are her daughters if you do what is right and do not give way to fear. 1 Peter 4:17 For it is time for judgment to begin with the family of God; and if it begins with us, what will the outcome be for those who do not obey the gospel of God? 1 John 2:3 We know that we have come to know him if we obey his commands. 1 John 2:5 But if anyone obeys his word, God’s love is truly made complete in him. This is how we know we are in him: 1 John 3:22 and receive from him anything we ask, because we obey his commands and do what pleases him. 1 John 3:24 Those who obey his commands live in him, and he in them. And this is how we know that he lives in us: We know it by the Spirit he gave us. 1 John 5:3 This is love for God: to obey his commands. And his commands are not burdensome, Revelation 3:3 Remember, therefore, what you have received and heard; obey it, and repent. But if you do not wake up, I will come like a thief, and you will not know at what time I will come to you. Revelation 12:17 Then the dragon was enraged at the woman and went off to make war against the rest of her offspring—those who obey God’s commandments and hold to the testimony of Jesus. Revelation 14:12 This calls for patient endurance on the part of the saints who obey God’s commandments and remain faithful to Jesus.