Would you like to read this article in %%? The same is true between brethren—in that our responsibility to each other is a role that God expects us to fulfill faithfully. Concerning Moab. Therefore, disloyalty equates to unbelief. A man of many companions may come to ruin, but there is a friend who sticks closer than a brother.
You'll find that in Proverbs 18:24. Yet they still rebelled and could not be faithful and loyal to the perfect Parent.
We see here God's loyalty to His people through a covenant for which He is very, very enthusiastic! I Corinthians 1:4-11 I thank God always concerning you for the grace of God which was given to you by Christ Jesus, that you were enriched in everything by Him in all utterance and all knowledge, even as the testimony of Christ was confirmed in you, so that you come short in no gift, eagerly waiting for the revelation of our Lord Jesus Christ, who will also confirm you to the end, that you may be blameless in the day of our Lord Jesus Christ. ... Will it go down to the bars of Sheol?
God's faithfulness in His dealings with us obligates us to be freely loyal to Him. And the LORD passed before him and proclaimed, "The LORD, the LORD God, merciful and gracious, longsuffering, and abounding in goodness and truth, keeping mercy for thousands, forgiving iniquity and transgression and sin, by no means clearing the guilty, visiting the iniquity of the fathers upon the children and the children's children to the third and the fourth generation." Being loyal in a relationship is an extremely important quality that should never take a back seat and here is further proof as to why this is the case. In all that he does, he prospers. ‣
How can we who died to sin still live in it? And you, Capernaum, will you be exalted to heaven?
They Listened to Satan—With What Results?
Human beings, by nature, are unfaithful and disloyal. For since the law has but a shadow of the good things to come instead of the true form of these realities, it can never, by the same sacrifices that are continually offered every year, make perfect those who draw near. ‣ Yes, I will betroth you to Me in righteousness and justice, in loving kindness and mercy. Either he will hate the one and love the other. It is in the context of that admonition that Solomon—seeing its truth and God's blessing upon his father, David—responded by asking for wisdom. God makes His claim upon both the character and the actions of human beings, and He claims a total response of faithfulness and loyalty.
May he remember all your offerings and regard with favor your burnt sacrifices! It is better for you to enter the kingdom of God with one eye than with two eyes to be thrown into hell, ‘where their worm does not die and the fire is not quenched.’. |
They drive away the donkey of the fatherless; they take the widow's ox for a pledge. Because of loyalty, Paul was confident that God would sustain the elect of God — even in temptation. Publisher: OpenBible.info. These are tougher questions than appear on the surface. ... And the living one. Now there were dwelling in Jerusalem Jews, devout men from every nation under heaven.
While one can be faithful to an ideal, a duty, or a vow—one is loyal to a person.