What is obedience to God ?

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  1. Harishprasad profile image81
    Harishprasadposted 4 years ago

    What is obedience to God ?

    With utmost respect to all religions and their adherents, it is just out of curiosity that I would like to know whether obedience to God is merely following the words/laws written in a book or is it following a virtuous and well conducted life on this planet ? Is obedience to God is akin to following a certain religion or following any one of the religions of the world and worshipping the God enshrined in that religion ? Is obedience to God is not like to become a good human being and remaining aloof from the sins ? What is your intake ?

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    JThomp42posted 4 years ago

    It is the same as being obedient to your earthly father. You do as he says, and it is only out of love that you are punished for doing wrong. Just is the case with our Heavenly father.

    1. Harishprasad profile image81
      Harishprasadposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      jThomp42, your words are like coming from God, the exalted, Himself. I really appreciate your divine comment. Thank you very much.

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      JThomp42posted 4 years agoin reply to this

      Thank you my friend.

    3. Disappearinghead profile image74
      Disappearingheadposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      So you think punishing sinners in eternal flames is and act of love JT?

  3. lone77star profile image84
    lone77starposted 4 years ago

    Obedience to God is love.

    Whatever you do to the least of your fellows, you do unto God.

    1. Harishprasad profile image81
      Harishprasadposted 4 years agoin reply to this

      So beautiful ! I see that love is like rays of God ; if we are able to absorb these in our soul, we can have a glimpse of that ever shining SUN of suns that we call God. Thank you very much.

 
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