The two ways God sorts us:
Judgment & Forgiveness.

 

JESUS PREACHED BOTH
JUDGMENT & FORGIVENESS

 

JUDGMENT TO COME

BELIEF GOD FORGAVE
US ALL

 

Without mentioning Forgiveness,
Jesus said the following:

Without mentioning Judgment,
Jesus said the following:

 

God will accept or reject
any of us
according to
what we have done.

Heíll let no-one off
of anything.

We earn our way into Heaven.
Heaven is a reward.

God will accept or reject
any of us
according to
our belief in Jesus.

Heíll let believers off
of everything.

We are freely let into Heaven.
Heaven is not a reward.

 

God will, in the end, choose
only those who, in this life,
humbly did good & not bad.

This is regardless of
their religion or lack of it.

God will, in the end, choose
only those who, in this life,
believed God Forgave us all.

This is regardless of
the good or bad theyíve done.

 

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SCRIPTURES THAT SUPPORT
THE ABOVE STATEMENTS

 

SCRIPTURES FOR
JUDGMENT:
WE NEED ONLY DO GOOD
TO GET INTO HEAVEN

SCRIPTURES FOR
FORGIVENESS:
WE NEED ONLY BELIEVE
TO GET INTO HEAVEN

 

Matt c13 v24-30††† &†† v36-50:
Everyone who does good
goes to Heaven.
Everyone who does bad
goes to Hell
.†† my abbreviation

John c3 v14-18††† &††† v36:
Everyone who believes in Jesus
goes to Heaven.
Everyone who doesnít
goes to Hell.††
my abbreviation

 

Matt c7 v15-23:
Beware of wolves in sheepís
clothing: whose fruit is bad;
who, actually, are bad fruit trees.
They are full of themselves
& boast even of miracles.
They are trees that will be
cut down & burned in the fire.

my abbreviation

John c5 v24:
Verily, verily, I say unto you,
He that heareth my word, and
believeth on him that sent me,
hath everlasting life,
and shall not come into
condemnation; but is passed
from death unto life.††
KJV
(Also read
v22-23.)

 

Matt c25 v31-46:
Helping the needy
leads to eternal life.
Ignoring the needy
leads to eternal punishment.

my abbreviation

John c6 v40:
And this is the will of him that
sent me, that every one which
seeth the Son, and believeth
on him, may have everlasting
life: and I will raise him up
at the last day.††
KJV

 

John c5 v28-29:
Marvel not at this:
for the hour is coming,
in the which
all that are in the graves
shall hear his voice,
and shall come forth;
††††† they that have done good,
††††† unto the resurrection of life;
††††† and they that have done evil,
††††† unto the resurrection
††††† of damnation.
†† KJV

John c11 v25-26:
Jesus said unto her, I am the
resurrection, and the life:
he that believeth in me,
though he were dead,
yet shall he live:
and whosoever liveth
and believeth in me
shall never die.
Believest thou this?††
KJV

 

Rev c20:
We will be Judged according to
what we have done
.†† my abbn

John c6 v47:
Verily, verily, I say unto you,
He that believeth on me
hath everlasting life.††
KJV

 

FORGIVE US AS WE Ö

Matt c18 v23-35: my abbn
Jesus said ďA king cancelled
a servantís giant, unpayable,
debt.But that servant then
showed no mercy to a fellow
servant who owed him
a small, yet unpayable, debt.
So the king imprisoned
the first servant
until he paid his giant debt.
Thatís how God
will treat you
unless you forgive others
from your heart
†† my abbn

Matt c6 v12††† (Luke c11 v4):
And forgive us our debts,
as we forgive
our debtors.††
KJV

Luke c6 v37:
Judge not, and ye shall
not be judged:
condemn not, and ye shall
not be condemned:
forgive, and ye shall be
forgiven:††
KJV

WHY IS THE ABOVE
IN THIS JUDGMENT COLUMN?

Answer: because the concept:
††††† ĎGod Forgives us
††††† as we forgive othersí

is conditional Forgiveness
which is nonsense.

Forgiveness means
letting someone off, for free;
without them having
to do anything.

So the concept:
††††† ĎGod Forgives us
††††† as we forgive othersí
is, actually, Judgment.

John c20 v31:
But these are written,
that ye might believe that Jesus
is the Christ, the Son of God;
and that believing
ye might have life
through his name.††
KJV

 

Luke c7 v36-50:
A sinful woman had her
many sins Forgiven
by faith alone.
†† my abbn

 

Luke c15 v1-10:
We are: Godís lost sheep,
Godís lost coins.††
my abbn

 

Luke c23 v40-43:
Jesus promised paradise
to only the repentant
criminal
.†† my abbn

 

Luke c15 v11-32:†† my abbreviation
God is like a father
who loved his two sons.
One son asked for his
inheritance in advance
but then wasted it all
on wild,
immoral, living.
Hungry, he returned home
to apologise deeply. But his
fatherís very warm welcome
drowned out his apologising.
The other son, although his
inheritance was still intact,
was angry at his fatherís
welcome for his brother.
His father tried to reassure him:
told him that he loved them
both, equally, unconditionally.
But the son wouldnít have it,
didnít understand such love,
saw only that he should be
loved, not his brother.
His isolation from
his father & brother
had become vivid.
†† my abbn

 

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SOME CHRISTIANS MAY COMPLAIN ABOUT
THE ABOVE LEFT COLUMN

 

Some Christians may say:

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††††††††††† ďSurely, all scriptures in the above left column
††††††††††† should be in the above right column.

††††††††††† Surely, Jesus never said:
††††††††††† ďDo good in order to get yourself into HeavenĒ

 

But I say:

††††††††††† ďThe scriptures in the above left column
††††††††††† tell of our actions
††††††††††† without any mention of:
†††††††††††††††††††††† belief in Jesus,
†††††††††††††††††††††† the crucifixion,
†††††††††††††††††††††† Godís
Forgiveness,
†††††††††††††††††††††† etc.

††††††††††† So the scriptures in the above left column:
†††††††††††††††††††††† cannot define a Christian,
†††††††††††††††††††††† cannot be about Forgiveness,
†††††††††††††††††††††† must be about Judgment.

 

††††††††††† Nor is there the possibility of hidden messages:

†††††††††††††††††††††† Jesus was not speaking to believers or the learned.
†††††††††††††††††††††† He was speaking to mixed crowds
†††††††††††††††††††††† that included farmers, fishermen, etc.

†††††††††††††††††††††† Farmers and fishermen are as important as anyone.
†††††††††††††††††††††† So Jesus had to speak plainly:
†††††††††††††††††††††† to the heart, but plainly.

 

††††††††††† To conclude: as well as preaching:
†††††††††††††††††††††† getting to Heaven by believing in him,
††††††††††† Jesus also preached:
†††††††††††††††††††††† getting to Heaven by doing good.

†††††††††††††††††††††† Mind you, itís humbly doing good,
†††††††††††††††††††††† not proudly doing good

 

,,††††††† ,,††††††† ,,††††††† ,,††††††† More about motives in the next section.

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REGARDING JUDGMENT:
GOD ALSO CONSIDERS MOTIVES

 

Regarding Forgiveness:

††††††††††† God does not need to consider motives.

††††††††††† It shows you are already humble, to the extreme,
††††††††††† to forever put your own righteousness to one side
††††††††††† and forever boast of only Jesusí work, for you, on the Cross.

 

But regarding Judgment:

††††††††††† God considers motives.

††††††††††† Admittedly, sometimes
††††††††††† Jesus says that God will Judge us
††††††††††† according to only our actions:

†††††††††††††††† ††††† John c5 v28-29:
†††††††††††††††††††††† Marvel not at this:
†††††††††††††††††††††† for the hour is coming, in the which
†††††††††††††††††††††† all that are in the graves
†††††††††††††††††††††† shall hear his voice, and shall come forth;
†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† they that have done good,
†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† unto the resurrection of life;
†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† and they that have done evil,
†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† unto the resurrection of damnation.
†† KJV

 

,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† There are more such references in the left column
,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† of earlier section: SCRIPTURES THAT SUPPORT THE ABOVE STATEMENTS.


††††††††††† But, at other times,
††††††††††† Jesus adds that God will take great notice of our motives,
††††††††††† of why we did those actions:

††††††††††††††††††††††
Matt c6 Ė c7:
†††††††††††††††††††††† Donít be like those who are unlike God:
††††††††††† ††††††††††† Ďreligiousí, all for show, hypocrites, slow to forgive;
††††† †††††††††††††††† interested, actually, in only the things of this life;
††††† †††††††††††††††† keen to Judge peopleís errors;
††††† †††††††††††††††† picturing God according to
††††† †††††††††††††††† their own standards (mean & limited);
††††† †††††††††††††††† producing nothing good
.†† my abbreviation

††††††††††††††††††††††
Matt c23 v1-34:
††††††††††††††††††††††
[Jesus said] Donít be like those
†††††††††††††††††††††† who are unlike God:
††††††††††† ††††††††††† burdening others with laws
†††††††††††††††††††††† but offering no help to keep them;
††††††††††† ††††††††††† Ďreligiousí, all for show, hypocrites;
††††††††††† ††††††††††† conceited, self-serving;
††††††††††† ††††††††††† not going into the kingdom of Heaven themselves
††††††††††† ††††††††††† and stopping others from going in;
††††††††††† ††††††††††† materially possessive;
†††††††††††††††††††††† praying only for show;
†††††††††††††††††††††† worthy of Hell;
††††††††††† ††††††††††† oblivious to God & his heart & his will;
†††††††††††††††††††††† white on the outside
††††††††††† ††††††††††† but like a rotting corpse on the inside;
††††††††††† ††††††††††† posing as Godly
†††††††††††††††††††††† but, actually, are enemies of the Godly
.†† my abbn

,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† See:
,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† C.S. Lewis on What Itís Like to Meet a Truly Humble Person
,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† and:
,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Screwtape on Humility., , , ,

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Motives are in the mind.
And not, as you might suppose, in the emotions.
(Emotions are mere tools of the mind.
Perhaps see later webpage:
The emotions.),,,,,


††††††††††† In unbelievers:
†††††††††††††††††††††† good and bad
†††††††††††††††††††††† genes
†††††††††††††††††††††† culture
†††††††††††††††††††††† education
†††††††††††††††††††††† upbringing
†††††††††††††††††††††† environment
†††††††††††††††††††††† circumstances
†††††††††††††††††††††† influences from people
†††††††††††††††††††††† temptations from demons
†††††
††††† ††††††††††† encouragements from God
††††††††††† mould the mind
††††††††††† which contains motives.

††††††††††† Whereas, in believers:
††††††††††††††††††††† the good heart/
spirit
†††††††††††††††††††††† & the indwelling good Holy Spirit
††††††††††† mould the mind
††††††††††† which contains motives
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In the world:

††††††††††† Some d
iscouraging non-biblical sayings
††††††††††† such as:
††††† ††††† ††††† ďHe meant well.(Shame it all went wrong.)Ē
††††† ††††††††††† ďThe road to Hell is paved with good intentions.Ē
†††††††††††††††† ďEtc.Ē
††††††††††† all seem right to us.

††††††††††† But thatís only because w
e notice outcomes
††††††††††† more than we notice motives.

†††††††††††
God notices motives
††††††††††† more than he notices outcomes.

††††††††††† Godís vision is on full zoom
††††††††††† as far as motives are concerned.

††††††††††† See:
1 Cor c13 NIV. ,,,,,

 

††††††††††† If God wanted outcomes
††††††††††† he can do his own outcomes.

††††† ††††† Matt c3 v9††† (Luke c3 v8):
††††††††††† and think not to say within yourselves,
†††††
††††† ††††† We have Abraham to our father:
††††††††††† for I say unto you, that
†††††††††††††††† God is able
†††††††††††††††† of these stones
††††††††††† ††††† to raise up children unto Abraham
.†† KJV

 

,,††††††† ,,††††††† ,,††††††† See context.Matt c3&Luke c3 v1-22 , , .

 

††††††††††† This place is not about outcomes.

,††††††††††††††††† See third cell (starting This place is merely temporary)
,††††††††††††††††† of earlier section: WHY IS THE UNIVERSE SECOND CLASS?.

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THERE IS NO THIRD WAY
THAT GOD SORTS
US

 

It may seem that thereís a third way
that God sorts us for Heaven or Hell.

††††† It may seem that thereís not only:
††††††††††† 1)Judgment.
††††† and:
††††††††††† 2)Forgiveness.

††††† but also:
††††††††††† 3)Those who feel at home here
†††††††††††††††† stay here.
†††††††††††††††† Hence, for them, this place, one day,
†††††††††††††††† becomes Hell.
†††††††††††††††† &:
†††††††††††††††† Those who donít feel at home here
†††††††††††††††† donít stay here.
†††††††††††††††† And the only place they can go
†††††††††††††††† is Heaven.

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But the truth is that:
††††† not feeling at home here
is just another way of viewing:
††††† Judgment and Forgiveness.

††††† Judgment:

††††††††††† If an unbelieverís life
††††††††††† is a life of humbly earning your way to Heaven,
††††††††††† then giving away time/money/effort
††††††††††† will make you feel, materially, not at home here.

,††††††††††††††††† While you are humbly doing good you probably donít think about
,††††††††††††††††† the reward of going to Heaven.You probably just do it out of self-expression.

,††††††††††††††††† Hence, when you go to Heaven, it will be a surprise reward.

 

††††† Forgiveness:

††††††††††† When believers give away resources . .
†††††††††††††††††††††† Luke c14 v33:
Indeed, perhaps see all of Luke c14.

††††††††††† ††††† ††††† So likewise, whosoever he be of you
††††††††††† ††††††††††† that forsaketh not all that he hath,
††††††††††† ††††††††††† he cannot be my disciple.†† KJV

††††††††††† . . God replenishes them.
†††††††††††††††† ††††† Matt c6 v33†† (
Luke c12 v31):
†††††
††††††††††† ††††† But seek ye first the kingdom of God,
†††††
††††††††††† ††††† and his righteousness;
†††††
††††††††††† ††††† and all these things
†††††
††††††††††† ††††† shall be added unto you.†† KJV

,†††††††† ,†††††††† ,†††††††† ,†††††††† Perhaps see all of:Matt c6 v24-34.


††††††††††† However (unlike unbelievers) believers suffer persecution.
††††††††††† And that would make you feel not at home here materially.
†††††††††††††††††††††† Mark c10 v29-30††† (
Luke c18 v29-30):
††††† ††††† ††††† ††††† And Jesus answered and said,
†††††
††††† ††††† ††††† Verily I say unto you,
††††††††††††††††
††††† There is no man that hath left house, or brethren,
††††††††††† ††††††††††† or sisters, or father, or mother, or wife, or children,
†††††††††††††††† ††††† or lands, for my sake, and the gospel's,
†††††††††††††††† ††††† but he shall receive an hundredfold now in this time,
†††††††††††††††† ††††† houses, and brethren, and sisters, and mothers,
†††††††††††††††† ††††† and children, and lands,
†††††††††††††††† ††††† with persecutions;
†††††††††††††††† ††††† and in the world to come eternal life.††
KJV


,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† God will reward all believers who were persecuted;
,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† though later, in Heaven, not here.††† Matt c5 v10-12†††† Luke c6 v22-23, , , ,

 

††††††††††† Also, becoming a Christian:

†††††††††††††††††††††† Not only brings you persecution
††††††††††††††††††††††
so that you donít feel at home here materially.

†††††††††††††††††††††† It also means that you change
†††††††††††††††††††††† so that you donít feel at home here materially.

†††††††††††††††††††††† John c12 v25:
†††††††††††††††††††††† He that loveth his life shall lose it;
†††††††††††††††††††††† and he that hateth his life in this world
†††††††††††††††††††††† shall keep it unto life eternal
.†† KJV

††††††††††† ††††† ††††† 1 John c2 v15-17:
††††† ††††† ††††††††††† Love not the world,
†††††††††††††††††††††† neither the things that are in the world.
†††††††††††††††† ††††† If any man love the world,
†††††††††††††††††††††† the love of the Father is not in him.
†††††††††††††††† ††††† For all that is in the world,
†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† the lust of the flesh
,*
†††††††††††††††† ††††††††††† and the lust of the eyes,
†††††††††††††††††††††††††††† and the pride of life,
†††††††††††††††† ††††† is not of the Father, but is of the world.
†††††††††††††††† ††††† And the world passeth away, and the lust thereof:
**
†††††††††††††††† ††††† but he that doeth the will of God abideth for ever.††
KJV

,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† *Lust is sex with everything else (notably love) missing.
,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† High sexual appetite is not the same as lust.

 

,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† **Notice itís not:
,†††††††† ,†††††††† ,†††††††† ,†††††††† ,†††††††† You passeth away, the world continues.
,††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††††† Itís:
,†††††††† ,†††††††† ,†††††††† ,†††††††† ,†††††††† The world passeth away, you continue.

 

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EVENTUALLY,
FORGIVENESS WILL BE NEEDED
BY ALL.

 

Someone destined for Heaven because of Forgiveness:
††††††††††† means that they have Godís Spirit, here & now,
††††††††††† so, if they renew their mind,
††††††††††† they can command miracles.

,†††††††† ,†††††††† Perhaps see earlier section:
,†††††††† ,†††††††† WHY GODíS WORDS HAVE POWER,,,,,

Someone destined for Heaven because of Judgment however:
††††††††††† has none of that,
††††††††††† can do none of that.

,††††††††††††††††† Perhaps see earlier webpage:
,†††††††† ,†††††††† The two ways God sorts us: Judgment & Forgiveness. ,,,,,

This shows how:
††††††††††† while Judgment can get you into Heaven,
††††††††††† once there, in order to also function,
††††††††††† youíll still need Forgiveness:
†††††††††††††††† still need to repent of all your sins/wrongs,
†††††††††††††††† still need to believe the Cross is Godís Forgiveness.

†††††††††††
John c14 v6:
††††††††††† Jesus saith unto him,
†††††††††††††††† I am the way, the truth, and the life:
†††††††††††††††† no man cometh unto the Father, but by me
.†† KJV

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