Biblical Quotes.

Quotes you could use in your GCSE Ethics Exam

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Jeremiah 1:5-

Before I formed you in the womb I knew you, before you were born I set you apart; I appointed you as a prophet of the nations.

SANCTITY OF LIFE AND LIFE ISSUES.

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Genesis 1:28.-

Be fruitful and increase.

CONTRACEPTION AND ABORTION.

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1 Corinthians 3:16.-

Don't you know that you yourselves are god's temple and that God's spirit lives in you?

SANCTITY OF LIFE.

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Psalm 139.-

You knit me together in my mother's womb.

LIFE ISSUES.

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Genesis 1: 26-27.-

God Created man in his own image.

LIFE ISSUES.

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Matthew 5: 31-32.-

Anyone who divorces his wife, except for in cases of marital unfaithfulness causes her to become an adulteress.

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Deuteronomy 24:1.-

If a man marries a woman who becomes displeasing to him because he finds something indecent about her, and he writes her a certificate of divorce, gives it to her and sends her from his house...

DIVORCE.

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Mark 10.-

What God has joined together, let man not separate.

MARRIAGE.

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Mark 10:12.-

Anyone who divorces his wife and marries another woman commits adultery agaist her.

DIVORCE.

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Mark 10:2.-

ONE FLESH. Mark 10:2.

MARRIAGE.

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Exodus 20:14.

You shall not commit adultery.

DIVORCE.

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Colossians 3:20.-

Children obey your parents in everything, for this pleases the Lord.

ROLES IN THE FAMILY.

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Colossians 3:21.-

Fathers, do not embitter your children, for they will be discouraged.

Family Roles.

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Proverb 29:17.-

Discipline your son and he will bring you peace. Proverb 29:17.

Family Roles.

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1Timothy 5:8.-

If anyone does not provide for his relatives, especially for his immediate family, he has denied faith and is worse than an unbeliever

Family Roles.

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Exodus 20:12.

Honour your father and mother.

Family Roles.

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Ephesians 5:22.-

For the husband is the head of the wife as Christ is the head of the Church.

Sexism/ family roles.

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Ephesians 5:23.-

Wives should submit to their husbands in everything.

Sexism/ Family Roles.

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Ephesians 5:24.

Husbands ought to love their wives as their own body. He who loves his wife loves himself.

Family Roles.

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Psalm 82:4.-

Rescue the weak and needy; deliver them from the hand of the wicked.

Prejudice/ War.

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Leviticus 19:33-34.-

When an alien lives with you in your land, do not ill- treat him.

Racial Prejudice.

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Deuteronomy 24: 14-15.-

Do not take advantage of a hired man who is poor and needy, whether he is a brother israelite or an alien living in one of your towns.

Racial Prejudice.

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Luke 10.-

The Parable of the Good Samaritan.

Racial Prejudice.

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Colossians 3: 5-11.-

Here there is no Greek nor Jew, Circumsised. Barbarian, Scythian, Slave or free, but Christ is all and is in all.

Prejudice and Equality.

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Galatians 3:28.-

There is neither Jew nor Gentile, male nor female, slave nor free for you are all one in Christ Jesus.

Prejudice and Equality.

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Catechism of the Catholic Church.-

Each of the two sexes is an image of the power and tenderness of God, with equal dignity though in a different way.

Sexism.

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Exodus 20:17.-

You shall not covet your neighbour's wife... or anything that belongs to your neighbour.

Sexism.

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1 Timothy2: 9-12.-

A Woman should learn in quietness and submission. I do not permit a woman to teach, or to have authorty over a man. She must be silent.

Sexism.

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Deuteronomy 7:22-24.-

No one will be able to stand up against you; you will destroy them.

War.

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Joel 3:9-10.-

Proclaim this among the nations; Prepare for war!

war.

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Matthew11:15.-

Jesus entered the temple area and began driving out those who were buying and selling there.

War/Violence.

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Micah 4:3.-

Nation will not take up sword against nation, nor will they train for war anymore.

War.

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Matthew 5:9.

Blessed are the peacemakers.

War.

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Matthew 26:52.

Put your sword back in place for all who draw by the sword will die by the sword.

WAR.

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Exodus 3.-

The Lord is a warrior.

War.

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Romans 12:21.-

Do not be overcome by evil but overcome evil by good.

War.

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Genesis 1:1.

In the beginnig God created the heavens and the Earth.

Environment (stewardship).

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psalm 95:3-6.

For the Lord is the great God, the great king above all Gods. In his hands are the depths of the Earth, and the mountain peaks belong to him. The sea is his, for he made it, and his hands formed the dry land. Come let us bow down in worship, Let us kneel before the Lord God our maker.

Environment.

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Matthew 6: 26-29.-

Look at the birds of the air; they do not sow or reap or store awat in barns and yet your heavenly father feeds them. Are you not much more valuable than they?

Environment.

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Genesis 1:31.-

God saw all that he had made, and it was good.

Environment.

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Psalm 8:6.-

You made him ruler over the works of your hands; you put everything under his feet.

Environment.

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Deuteronomy 24:19-22.

When you are harvesting in your field and overlook a sheaf,do not go back and get it. Leave it for the alien, the fatherless and the widow.

Environment/poverty.

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Leviticus 25:54.

He and his Children are to be released in the year of the jubilee.

Poverty.

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Exodus 22: 21-22.

Do not Ill-treat an alien or oppress him, for you were aliens in Egypt.

Prejudice.

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Leviticus 25:35-27.-

You must not lend him money at interest or sell him food at profit.

Poverty.

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1John 4:21.

Whoever loves God must also love his Brother.

Poverty/ Agape Love.

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Luke 6: 20-21-.

Blessed are you who are poor for yours is the kingdom of God.

Poverty.

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Luke 16:19-31.

The Story of Lazarus.

POVERTY.

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Isiah 58:10.

And if you spend yourselves on behalf of the hungry and satisfy the needs of the oppressed, then your light will rise in darkness.

Poverty.

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Didache (an early Christian Document.)

You shall not kill by abortion the fruit of the womb.

Abortion.

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Mark 12:11.

Love your neighbour as yourself.

Agape Love.

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Luke 16:19-31.

The Story of Lazarus.

POVERTY.

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Didache (an early Christian Document.)

You shall not kill by abortion the fruit of the womb.

Abortion.

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Comments

Jack

Really helpful! Thanks for taking the time to make this!

FutureMedic

Thanks! I'll try to remember as many of these as I can for my exam!

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