1. WHAT MUST I DO TO BE SAVED?
He who hears My word, and believes Him who sent Me, has eternal life. (John 5.24).
Believe in the Lord Jesus, and you shall be saved. (Acts 16.31).
Repent, and let each of you be baptized in the name of Jesus Christ for the forgiveness of your sins; and you shall receive the gift of the Holy Spirit. (Acts 2.38).
If you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you shall be saved. (Romans 10.9).
Go into all the world and preach the gospel to all creation. He who has believed and has been baptized shall be saved; but he who has disbelieved shall be condemned. (Mark 16.15-16).
2. WHAT MUST WE HEAR?
This is My beloved Son, with whom I am well-pleased; listen to Him! (Matthew 17.5).
Moses said, THE LORD GOD SHALL RAISE UP FOR YOU A PROPHET LIKE ME FROM YOUR BRETHREN; TO HIM YOU SHALL GIVE HEED in everything He says to you. (Acts 3.22).
If anyone hears My voice and opens the door, I will come in to him, and will dine with him, and he with Me. (Revelation 3.20).
For I am not ashamed of the gospel, for it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. (Romans 1.16).
So faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the word of Christ. (Romans 10.17).
God… in these last days has spoken to us in His Son, whom He appointed heir of all things. (Hebrews 1.1-2).
All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth. (Matthew 28.18).
3. WHAT MUST WE BELIEVE?
See Acts 16.31 and Romans 10.17 above.
If you believe with all your heart, you may. And he answered and said, “I believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God.” (Acts 8.37).
For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish, but have eternal life. (John 3.16).
4. WHAT MUST WE CONFESS?
See Romans 10.9, Question 1.
Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God, God abides in him, and he in God. (1 John 4.15).
That every tongue should confess that Jesus Christ is Lord, to the glory of God the Father. (Philippians 2.11).
Everyone therefore who shall confess Me before men, I will also confess him before My Father who is in heaven. (Matthew 10.32).
5. WHY MUST ONE BE BAPTIZED?
Repent, and let each of you be baptized… for the forgiveness of your sins. (Acts 2.38).
Arise, and be baptized, and wash away your sins. (Acts 22.16).
For all of you who were baptized into Christ have clothed yourselves with Christ. (Galatians 3.27). Read also Romans 6.3.
In which a few, that is, eight persons, were brought safely through the water (Noah’s salvation in the ark). And corresponding to that, baptism now saves you. (1 Peter 3.20-21).
See also Mark 16.15-16 above.
6. WHAT CONSTITUTES BAPTISM?
And they both went down into the water, Philip as well as the eunuch; and he baptized him. And when they came up out of the water, the Spirit of the Lord snatched Philip away. (Acts 8.38-39).
Therefore we have been buried with Him through baptism into death, in order that as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life. (Romans 6.4).
For if we have become united with Him in the likeness of His death, certainly we shall be also in the likeness of His resurrection. (Romans 6.5).
Buried with Him in baptism, in which you were also raised up with Him through faith in the working of God, who raised Him from the dead. (Colossians 2.12).