” But He said, “More than that, blessed are those who hear the word of God and keep it!
Then His mother and brothers came to Him, and could not approach Him because of the crowd.
The verse that is quoted by some ministers, in support of a teaching on setting goals, is: The quotation is from the King James Bible. Maybe you've gotten the impression that God thinks sex is bad, but the Bible says something quite contrary. Sex is a gift from God to be fully enjoyed by married couples. As young Christians, we've probably been warned not to have sex before marriage. The husband should fulfill his marital duty to his wife, and likewise the wife to her husband.While you cannot become a virgin again in a physical sense, you can obtain God’s forgiveness.Just ask God to forgive you and then make a genuine commitment not to continue sinning in that way. What angers God is a willful sin, when you know you are sinning, but keep on participating in that sin.You sit crowned Queen at the right hand of your son: your dominion reaches as far as the heavens and to you are subject the earth and all creatures dwelling thereon.Your dominion reaches even down into the abyss of hell, and , meaning that nothing else is required to cooperate in order to obtain the grace of justification, and that it is not in any way necessary that he be prepared and disposed by the action of his own will, And it happened, as He spoke these things, that a certain woman from the crowd raised her voice and said to Him, “Blessed is the womb that bore You, and the breasts which nursed You!This Roman Catholic Religion Beliefs website is not one of judgment, but of grace and truth and love, to help you see what the Word of God says, so that you can be sure about your salvation, about your relationship with God, and about eternity with God.In the day of judgment, you will stand before the Holy God, so you want to be sure that your life lines up with His holy Word.It is not an accurate translation from the original Hebrew text, in the way we would understand it in modern English usage. Up-to-date versions of the Bible translate this to bring out the true meaning.It is not intended as a proposition to encourage goal-setting, but as the truth that without the revelation, and implied admonition, of the Old Testament prophets who received the Word of God, the people would have had no restraint on their behaviour. Nowhere does the Bible say that God helps those who help themselves.