30 Important Bible Verses About Entering Heaven

Matthew 7:21 – The Will of the Father

“Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but only the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven.”

John 3:3 – Born Again

“Jesus replied, ‘Very truly I tell you, no one can see the kingdom of God unless they are born again.’”

Matthew 5:20 – Righteousness

“For I tell you that unless your righteousness surpasses that of the Pharisees and the teachers of the law, you will certainly not enter the kingdom of heaven.”

Matthew 18:3 – Becoming Like Children

“And he said: ‘Truly I tell you, unless you change and become like little children, you will never enter the kingdom of heaven.”

John 14:6 – The Way, the Truth, and the Life

“Jesus answered, ‘I am the way and the truth and the life. No one comes to the Father except through me.’”

Matthew 19:14 – Children and the Kingdom

“Jesus said, ‘Let the little children come to me, and do not hinder them, for the kingdom of heaven belongs to such as these.’”

John 10:9 – The Door

“I am the gate; whoever enters through me will be saved. They will come in and go out and find pasture.”

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John 3:5 – Born of Water and the Spirit

“Jesus answered, ‘Very truly I tell you, no one can enter the kingdom of God unless they are born of water and the Spirit.”

Matthew 7:13-14 – The Narrow Gate

“Enter through the narrow gate. For wide is the gate and broad is the road that leads to destruction, and many enter through it. But small is the gate and narrow the road that leads to life, and only a few find it.”

Acts 2:38 – Repent and Be Baptized

“Peter replied, ‘Repent and be baptized, every one of you, in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins. And you will receive the gift of the Holy Spirit.’”

Matthew 25:23 – Faithful Servants

“His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master’s happiness!'”

Matthew 25:34 – Inherit the Kingdom

“Then the King will say to those on his right, ‘Come, you who are blessed by my Father; take your inheritance, the kingdom prepared for you since the creation of the world.'”

Matthew 5:8 – Pure in Heart

“Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God.”

Matthew 25:35-36 – Caring for Others

“For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.”

1 Peter 1:3-4 – Imperishable Inheritance

“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ! In his great mercy he has given us new birth into a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead, and into an inheritance that can never perish, spoil or fade. This inheritance is kept in heaven for you.”

Matthew 6:33 – Seek First His Kingdom

“But seek first his kingdom and his righteousness, and all these things will be given to you as well.”

Matthew 25:21 – Faithful Over a Few Things

“His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant! You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. Come and share your master’s happiness!'”

1 Corinthians 6:9-10 – Inherit the Kingdom

“Or do you not know that wrongdoers will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: Neither the sexually immoral nor idolaters nor adulterers nor men who have sex with men nor thieves nor the greedy nor drunkards nor slanderers nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.”

Galatians 5:22-23 – Fruit of the Spirit

“But the fruit of the Spirit is love, joy, peace, forbearance, kindness, goodness, faithfulness, gentleness and self-control. Against such things there is no law.”

Ephesians 5:5 – Inherit the Kingdom

“For of this you can be sure: No immoral, impure or greedy person—such a person is an idolater—has any inheritance in the kingdom of Christ and of God.”

Colossians 1:13 – Transferred to the Kingdom

“For he has rescued us from the dominion of darkness and brought us into the kingdom of the Son he loves.”

1 Thessalonians 2:12 – Walk Worthy of God

“Encouraging, comforting and urging you to live lives worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory.”

Revelation 21:27 – Holiness Required

“Nothing impure will ever enter it, nor will anyone who does what is shameful or deceitful, but only those whose names are written in the Lamb’s book of life.”

Matthew 24:13 – Endurance

“But the one who stands firm to the end will be saved.”

James 1:12 – Crown of Life

“Blessed is the one who perseveres under trial because, having stood the test, that person will receive the crown of life that the Lord has promised to those who love him.”

1 Corinthians 9:24 – Run to Win

“Do you not know that in a race all the runners run, but only one gets the prize? Run in such a way as to get the prize.”

Hebrews 12:14 – Pursue Holiness

“Make every effort to live in peace with everyone and to be holy; without holiness no one will see the Lord.”

Matthew 7:24 – Build on the Rock

“Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice is like a wise man who built his house on the rock.”

Philippians 4:8 – Think on These Things

“Finally, brothers and sisters, whatever is true, whatever is noble, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is admirable—if anything is excellent or praiseworthy—think about such things.”

Mark 10:15 – Childlike Faith

“Truly I tell you, anyone who will not receive the kingdom of God like a little child will never enter it.”

John 15:5 – Abide in Christ

“I am the vine; you are the branches. If you remain in me and I in you, you will bear much fruit; apart from me you can do nothing.”

Romans 10:9 – Confess and Believe

“If you declare with your mouth, ‘Jesus is Lord,’ and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved.”

2 Peter 1:10-11 – Make Your Calling and Election Sure

“Therefore, my brothers and sisters, make every effort to confirm your calling and election. For if you do these things, you will never stumble, and you will receive a rich welcome into the eternal kingdom of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.”

Matthew 24:42 – Be Ready

“Therefore keep watch, because you do not know on what day your Lord will come.”

Philippians 3:20 – Our Citizenship is in Heaven

“But our citizenship is in heaven. And we eagerly await a Savior from there, the Lord Jesus Christ.”

Matthew 6:19-20 – Treasure in Heaven

“Do not store up for yourselves treasures on earth, where moths and vermin destroy, and where thieves break in and steal. But store up for yourselves treasures in heaven, where moths and vermin do not destroy, and where thieves do not break in and steal.”

Hebrews 9:28 – Eagerly Waiting for Christ

“So Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many; and he will appear a second time, not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for him.”

1 Thessalonians 4:16-17 – Caught Up in the Clouds

“For the Lord himself will come down from heaven, with a loud command, with the voice of the archangel and with the trumpet call of God, and the dead in Christ will rise first. After that, we who are still alive and are left will be caught up together with them in the clouds to meet the Lord in the air. And so we will be with the Lord forever.”

Psalm 24:3-4 – Who May Ascend the Hill of the Lord?

“Who may ascend the mountain of the Lord? Who may stand in his holy place? The one who has clean hands and a pure heart, who does not trust in an idol or swear by a false god.”

Romans 14:17 – Righteousness, Peace, and Joy

“For the kingdom of God is not a matter of eating and drinking, but of righteousness, peace and joy in the Holy Spirit.”

Revelation 3:5 – Clothes of White

“The one who is victorious will, like them, be dressed in white. I will never blot out the name of that person from the book of life, but will acknowledge that name before my Father and his angels.”

1 Timothy 6:12 – Fight the Good Fight

“Fight the good fight of the faith. Take hold of the eternal life to which you were called when you made your good confession in the presence of many witnesses.”

Colossians 3:1-2 – Set Your Hearts on Heavenly Things

“Since, then, you have been raised with Christ, set your hearts on things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God. Set your minds on things above, not on earthly things.”

2 Timothy 4:8 – Crown of Righteousness

“Now there is in store for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day—and not only to me, but also to all who have longed for his appearing.”

Hebrews 6:19 – Anchor for the Soul

“We have this hope as an anchor for the soul, firm and secure. It enters the inner sanctuary behind the curtain.”

Revelation 22:14 – Blessed Are Those Who Wash Their Robes

“Blessed are those who wash their robes, that they may have the right to the tree of life and may go through the gates into the city.”

1 John 2:17 – Doing the Will of God

“The world and its desires pass away, but whoever does the will of God lives forever.”

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