100 New Testament Commandments

1. Love the Lord your God with all your heart, and all your soul, and all your strength, and all your mind. [Matthew 22:37]

2. Fear & reverence Him who is able to destroy both soul and body in Gehenna. [Matthew 10:28]

3. Glory in the Lord; not in man. [I Corinthians 3:21; II Corinthians 10:17]

4. Be imitators of God; be like Him in His kindness. [Matthew 5:45-48; Ephesians 5:1]

5. Pray to God always and faint not; pray with simplicity; pray secretly. [Luke 18:1; Matthew 7:7; 26:41; Ephesians 6:18; Philippians 4:6; Colossians 4:2; I Thessalonians 5:17; I Timothy 2:8; Hebrews 4:16; Matthew 6:6-7]

6. Have faith in God; cast your care upon Him: He knows your needs and does provide. [Mark 11:22; Matthew 6:25; Philippians 4:6, I Peter 5:7]

7. Give yourselves to His service without reserve, recognizing that you cannot serve God and mammon. [Matthew 6:24; Romans 12:1]

8. In everything give thanks to Him for this is His will and pleasure concerning you. [Ephesians 5:20 ; Colossians 3:15, 17; I Thessalonians 5:18; Hebrews 13:15]

9. Recognize Him in all your ways, saying, "if the Lord will." [James 4:15; Proverbs 3:6]

10. Come out from the world and be separate unto Him, as His sons and daughters. [II Corinthians 6:14-17]

CONCERNING CHRIST

11. Let Christ dwell in your heart by faith. [Ephesians 3:17]

12. Give him a higher place than father, mother, husband, wife, children, relations, houses, and lands. [Luke 14 26; Matt 10:37]

13. Set your affections upon things above, and not upon the present world. [Colossians 3:1-4; I John 2:15]

14. Take Christ for our example and follow in His steps. [I Pet. 2:21-23; John 13:15]

I5. Abide in Him: do not let Him slip from your memory or affections. [John 15:7; Hebrews 2:1]

16. Call Him to remembrance in the breaking of bread, as He has appointed. [Matthew 26:26-27; I Corinthians 11:24-26; Acts 2:42; 20:7; I Corinthians 16:2]

17. Be not ashamed to confess Him before men, taking care not to submit holy things to the profane. [Luke 12:8; Mark 8:38; II Timothy I:8; Matthew 7:6]

18. Remain in readiness for his coming, being on your guard against the engrossments of business, the cares of life, and the allurements of pleasure. [Matthew 24:14; Luke 12:35-37; 14:26; II Peter 3:14]

19. Endure to the end, both in hardship and persecution. [Matthew 24:13; II Timothy 2:3]

20. Hold fast your confidence and rejoicing in Him. [Rev 2:10-25; Hebrews 3:14]

CONCERNING BRETHREN

21. Love one another with a pure heart, fervently. [John 13:34; Romans 12:10; Ephesians 5:2; Colossians 3:14; I Thessalonians 4:9; Hebrews 13:1; I Peter 1; 22; I Peter 4:8; I John 3:14-19]

22. No brother to exercise lordship over another; the greatest to be as the youngest; he that is elder as he that does serve; Christ's example being our own illustration. [Matthew 23:11; Luke 22:26-27; John 13:13-17]

23. Not to be angry without righteous cause; and to take care lest anger lead to sin. [Matthew 5:22; Ephesians 4:26; Colossians 3:8]

24. In case of breach, to seek reconciliation and exercise forgiveness as each His ambassadors. [Matthew 5:24; 18:35; Colossians 3:13]

25. In case of an offense, move to tell the offending brother of the matter between you and him alone, with a view to recovery. [Matthew 18:15; Galatians 6:1; James 5:19-20]

26. Grudge not: Judge not: condemn not one another. [Matthew 7:1; Romans 14:13; I Corinthians 4:5; James 4:11]

27. Shut not your ear to the needy: relieve the afflicted. [Acts 20:35; Romans 12:13; James 2:16; Galatians 6:10; 1 John 3:17]

28. To seek not your own welfare, nor bear your own burdens merely, but hold regard toward those of others. [Philippians 2:4; I Corinthians 10:24; Galatians 6:2]

29. Be of one mind, and follow the things that make for peace. [I Corinthians 1:10; II Corinthians 13:11; I Peter 3:8; Romans 14:19]

30. Confess your faults one to another. [James 5:16]

CONCERNING THE STRANGER

31. Let your light shine before men; hold forth the Word of Life; say to the perishing, Come. [Matthew 5:16; 10:32-33; Philippians 2:16; Rev. 22:17]

32. Agree with your adversary quickly, submitting even to wrong for the sake of peace. [Matthew 5:25; I Corinthians 6:7; Romans 12:18-19]

33. Do good to all men as opportunity may allow. The Samaritan helped a stranger in distress: "Go thou and do likewise." If even your enemy hunger, feed him; if he thirst, give him drink. [Galatians 6:10; Luke 6:27-28; 10:37; Romans 12:20; Matthew 5:44]

34. Pray for them that despitefully use you and persecute you. [Matthew 5:44]

35. Recompense to no man evil for evil; render not evil for evil or railing for railing, but rather a blessing; bless, and curse not. [Romans 12:17; I Thessalonians 5:15; I Peter 3:9; Romans 12:14]

36. Resist not evil; avenge not yourselves, but rather leave space for the wrath of God. [Matthew 5:39-40; Luke 6:29-30; Romans 12:19]

37. Be not overcome of evil, but overcome evil with good. [Romans 12:21]

38. As ye would that men should do unto you, do ye also so to them. [Matthew 7:12; Luke 6:31]

39. Walk not as other Gentiles walk: have no fellowship with the unfruitful works of darkness; be not conformed to this world. [Ephesians 4:17; Ephesians 5:7-11; Romans 12:2; II Corinthians 6:17]

40. Walk honestly toward them that are without; give none occasion to the adversary to speak reproachfully; be blameless and harmless, as the sons of God in the midst of a crooked and perverse generation. [I Thessalonians 4:12; I Timothy 5:14; Philippians 2:15]

CONCERNING EACH OUR OWN CHARACTER

41. Be holy in all manner of conversation. [I Peter 1:15-16; Hebrews 12:14]

42. Be wise as serpents, harmless as doves: not fools; gentle, meek, kindhearted, compassionate, merciful, forgiving. [Matthew 10:16; Philippians 2:15; Ephesians 5:15-17; II Timothy 2:24; Titus 2:2; Ephesians 4:32; Colossians 3:12; Matthew 18:35]

43. Be sober, grave, sincere and temperate. [Philippians 4:5; Titus 2:2,7; I Peter 1:13; 5:8]

44. Whatsoever you do, do it heartily as to the Lord and not as unto men. [Romans 12:1-2; Colossians 3:23]

45. Be watchful, vigilant, brave, joyful, courteous. [I Corinthians 16:13; Philippians 4:4; I Thessalonians 5:6,8,10; II Peter 1:5-7]

46. Be sympathetic with others, both in their sorrows and joys. [Romans 12:5]

47. All of you be clothed with humility, not proud. [Luke 14:11-13; Romans 11:20; 12:3-16; Philippians 2:3; Colossians 3:12; I Peter 5:5-6]

48. Be patient towards all; put away anger, wrath, bitterness, and all evil speaking. [Romans 12:10; 14:1; 15:1; I Thessalonians 5:14; Ephesians 4:31; I Peter 2:1]

49. Follow after whatsoever things are true, honest, just, pure, lovely, of good report, virtuous, and praiseworthy; abhor evil. [Philippians 4:8; Romans 12:9; I Thessalonians 5:22]

50. Things not to be named among saints: adultery, fornication, uncleanness, drunkenness, covetousness, wrath, strife, sedition, hatred, hypocrisy, boasting, vain glory, envy, coarse jesting, foolish talking. [Ephesians 5:3-4; Galatians 5:19-21]

CONCERNING OUR ACTIONS

51. Whether therefore you eat or drink or whatsoever you do, do all to the glory of God. [I Corinthians 10:3; Colossians 3:17]

52. Live no longer the rest of your time in the indulgence of the flesh, but rather in doing the will of God: reckon yourselves dead to sin but alive to righteousness; living not for yourselves; doing the will of God from the heart. [I Peter 4:2] [Romans 6:11; Ephesians 6:6; II Corinthians 5:15]

53. Be zealous of good works, always abounding in the work of the Lord, wearying not in well-doing. [2 Titus 2:14; I Corinthians 15:58; I Thessalonians 4:1; Hebrews 6:11; Galatians 6:9; II Thessalonians 3:13]

54. Beware of false teachers. [Matthew 7:15; Philippians 3:2; 1 John 4:1]

55. Beware of covetousness; lay not up treasure upon earth: be ready to every good work. [Luke 12:15; Matthew 6:19; Titus 3:1; Hebrews 13:5]

56. Give to him that asks, and to him that is in need, visiting the fatherless and the widow in their afflictions; and give liberally and cheerfully, remembering that the Lord loveth a cheerful giver. [Matthew 5:42; Romans 12:13; II Corinthians 9:6-8; Hebrews 13:16; James 1:27]

57. Do not your alms before men, to be seen of them; let not your left hand know what your right hand is doing. [Matthew 6:1-4]

58. Be content. [I Timothy 6:8; John 6:27; Matthew 6:19]

59. Use riches liberally in the Lord's service, whose stewards we are. [I Timothy 6:10,17-19; Luke 12:18-21; 16:9-13; I Peter 4:10]

60. Walk in the spirit: walk worthily; put off the old man of the flesh: put on the new man renewed in the knowledge of God. [Galatians 5:16- 26; Ephesians 4:24; 5:8-19; Colossians 3:9]

61. Cleanse yourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit. [II Corinthians 7:1; I Thessalonians 4:3; I Corinthians 3:16-17; 6:15-20; James 4:8]

62. Follow peace with all men, and in holiness. [Hebrews 12:14; Romans 12:18; 14:19; II Corinthians 13:11; Ephesians 4:3]

63. Let every one of us please his neighbor for his good to edification. [Romans 15:2; I Corinthians 10:33]

64. Do all things without murmuring and disputing. [Philippians 2:14]

65. Speak evil of no man, but show meekness for all. [Titus 3:2]

66. Be swift to hear; slow to speak; slow to wrath. [James 1:19]

67. Depart from all iniquity: let none of you suffer as an evil doer or a busybody. [II Timothy 2:19; I Peter 4:15]

68. If any man suffer according to the will of God, let him commit the keeping of his soul to Him in well-doing, not rendering evil for evil, but rejoicing that he is a partaker of Christ's sufferings. [I Peter 4:19; I Thessalonians 5:15; I Peter 4:13]

69. Flee from youthful lusts, but follow righteousness, faith, charity and peace, with them that call on the Lord out of a pure heart. [I Timothy 6:11; II Timothy 2:22]

70. Let the word of Christ dwell in you richly. [Colossians 3:16; I Peter 2:2; I Timothy 4:15]

71. Owe no man anything, but to love one another. [Romans 13:7-8]

72. Be subject to rulers: obey magistrates: submit to every law and ordinance of man, except for where these conflict the law of Christ. [Titus 3:1; I Peter 2:13-17; Romans 13:6; Acts 4:19]

CONCERNING YOUR THOUGHTS AND SPEECH

73. Unlawful desire is forbidden. [Matthew 5:27-28]

74. Hold in subjection your members which are upon earth. [Colossians 3:5; Galatians 5:24; I Corinthians 9:27]

75. Remove all causes of spiritual stumbling and hindrance from your path. [Matthew 5:29; Hebrews 12:1]

76. Let your speech be always with grace, seasoned with salt. [Matthew 5:37; Ephesians 4:29; Colossians 3:8; 4:6; Titus 2:7-8]

77. If any man speak, let him speak the oracles of God. [I Peter 4:11]

78. Speak every man truth with his neighbor; lie not one to another. [Ephesians 4:25; Colossians 3:9]

79. Swear not at all: let your communication be yea, yea, and nay, nay. [Matthew 5:34; James 5:12]

80. Out of the same mouth ought not to proceed blessing and cursing. [James 3:10]

CONCERNING MATRIMONIAL RELATIONS

81. You at liberty to marry whomever may be so joined to you, but only in the Lord. [I Corinthians 7:39]

82. It is our God who hates divorce and restrains re-marriage. [I Corinthians 6:9-7:40; Matthew 5:31-32; 19:3-11; Mark 10:2-12; Luke 16:18; Romans 7:2-3; I Corinthians 6:9]

83. A husband or wife becoming a believer without the other, not to leave the other, if he/she consent to remain. [I Corinthians 7:12-15]

84. Husbands to love, honor, and cherish their wives. [Ephesians 5:25; Colossians 3:19; I Peter 3:7]

85. Wives to reverence, love, submit to, and obey their husbands in everything as he is their head. [Ephesians 5:23-33; Colossians 3:18; I Peter 3:1]

CONCERNING PARENTS AND CHILDREN

86. Parents to bring up their children in the enlightenment of the truth, and to keep them in subjection with all gravity. [Ephesians 6:4; Colossians 3:21; I Timothy 3:3-4]

87. Children to obey their parents in all things. [Ephesians 6:1; Colossians 3:20]

CONCERNING MASTERS AND SERVANTS

88. Masters/employers to be kind, just and considerate. [Ephesians 6:9; Colossians 4:1]

89. Servants to be obedient in all things to their masters, not as men-pleasers, but with all faithfulness as unto Christ. [Ephesians 6:5-8; Colossians 3:22; I Timothy 6:1-2; I Peter 2:18]

90. If the master be a brother, the servant is to show a greater measure of obedience. [I Timothy 6:2]

CONCERNING DISOBEDIENT BRETHREN

91. If any man obey not the apostolic commands, the brethren are to hold no company with him. [II Thessalonians 3:14]

92. Avoid those who design divisions. [Romans 16:17]

93. Withdraw from everyone who walks disorderly. [II Thessalonians 3:6]

94. To not associate with wicked persons. [I Corinthians 5:11]

95. To receive not into fellowship those who deny the commandments of the Lord Jesus. [II John 1:8-10; I Timothy 6:3-5; Titus 3:10]

96. If anyone will not work, he should not eat. [II Thessalonians 3:10; I Timothy 5:8]

CONCERNING THE ASSEMBLIES OF THE BRETHREN

97. All things to be done in love, and in mutual brotherly submission. [I Corinthians 16:14; I Peter 5:5]

98. All things to be done decently, and in order. [I Corinthians 14:40]

99. Sisters are commanded by the Lord to hold silence in the assembly of the saints; to dress modestly and in sobriety with humility. [I Timothy 2:9-12; I Peter 3:3-4]

100. Permit liberty for questions of eating and drinking, and the observance of feasts, sabbaths, and holy days; doing nothing inconsistent with holiness, or the glory of God. [Colossians 2:16; I Corinthians 10:25-31; Romans 14:5-7; I Peter 1:15-16; Hebrews 12:14]