You asked: What does the Bible say about yes?

What does God say about yes?

Second Corinthians 1:20 says, “For all the promises of God in Him are yes and Amen to the glory of God through us.” What a great promise of God we have today in that scripture. We see that no matter how many promises God has made they are yes in Christ.

Who in the Bible said yes?

We have many Biblical examples of “yes” answers to God’s call to action: Noah to build the ark, Moses to lead his people, Esther to save her people, David to provide the Messianic linage, and many more. But there is one person, besides Jesus, who stands out in my mind as the ultimate “yes” person.

What is the meaning of Matthew 5 36?

In this verse Jesus makes clear that even swearing by one’s own head is the equivalent of swearing by God because one’s head is also under God’s dominion since an individual cannot change the color of their hair.

What does yea and nay mean in the Bible?

When yea is used to mean “indeed” or “truly,” it’s most often found in old literature, such as in the King James translation of the Bible. The most popular use of yea is in voting. In the U.S. Congress, yea and nay are used to vote yes and no.

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What is the Bible verse Matthew 4 19?

and I will make you fishers of men. The World English Bible translates the passage as: He said to them, “Come after me, and I will make you fishers for men.”

What does Mary’s yes mean?

Jesus’s Incarnation was the result of the immense excesses of God’s love towards us. As the Apostle Paul says ‘all God’s promises find there ‘Yes’ in the Son of God, Jesus Christ’ (2 Corinthians 1, 18-20). Mary was a woman of YES. Her will was and is totally aligned to the Divine Will.

What is the verse Jeremiah 29 11?

“’For I know the plans I have for you,’ declares the Lord, ‘plans to prosper you and not to harm you, plans to give you a hope and a future. ‘” — Jeremiah 29:11.

Where in the Bible does it say not to swear to God?

Matthew 5:34 – Wikipedia.