Here are 12 selected Bible verses about being saved and some related articles to help you understand the relationship between being saved and entering the kingdom of heaven.
For God sent not his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world through him might be saved.
I am the door: by me if any man enter in, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.
But I receive not testimony from man: but these things I say, that you might be saved.
In whom you also trusted, after that you heard the word of truth, the gospel of your salvation: in whom also after that you believed, you were sealed with that holy Spirit of promise,
For by grace are you saved through faith; and that not of yourselves: it is the gift of God:
But we believe that through the grace of the Lord Jesus Christ we shall be saved, even as they.
And being made perfect, he became the author of eternal salvation to all them that obey him;
But we are not of them who draw back to perdition; but of them that believe to the saving of the soul.
1 Peter 4:18
And if the righteous scarcely be saved, where shall the ungodly and the sinner appear?
Blessed are they that do his commandments, that they may have right to the tree of life, and may enter in through the gates into the city.
For if we sin willfully after that we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remains no more sacrifice for sins,
Not every one that said to me, Lord, Lord, shall enter into the kingdom of heaven; but he that does the will of my Father which is in heaven
Source: Grow in Christ — The Second Coming of Christ
Now disasters are becoming more and more serious. Only if we truly repent to God can we gain God’s guidance during disasters so that we can have a way forward and be raptured into the heavenly kingdom.
Many believers in the Lord have such confusions: We often confess our sins and repent to the Lord in tears, but we still live in a cycle of sinning and confessing, unable to extricate ourselves. Is this true repentance? Can we who often sin and do not truly repent be qualified to enter the kingdom of heaven? Here we select Bible verses about repentance and related content to help brothers and sisters who are truly waiting for the Lord’s return find the way to escape sin, achieve true repentance, and enter the kingdom of heaven.