Has no one condemned you? No one, Lord, she answered. Neither do I condemn you, Jesus declared. Now go and sin no more.
“Whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.”
“If anyone would come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.”
Everyone serves the good wine first, and when people have drunk freely, then the poor wine. But you have kept the good wine until now.
Then I saw a great white throne and him who was seated on it. From his presence earth and sky fled away, and no place was found for them. And I saw the dead, great and small, standing before the throne, and books were opened. Then another book was opened, which is the book of life.
For which is easier, to say, ‘Your sins are forgiven,’ or to say, ‘Rise and walk’?