By faith, those who believe in Jesus are truly saved

Scripture references

John 10:1–14 (ASV)

Verily, verily, I say unto you, He that entereth not by the door into the fold of the sheep, but climbeth up some other way, the same is a thief and a robber. 2But he that entereth in by the door is the shepherd of the sheep. 3To him the porter openeth; and the sheep hear his voice: and he calleth his own sheep by name, and leadeth them out. 4When he hath put forth all his own, he goeth before them, and the sheep follow him: for they know his voice. 5And a stranger will they not follow, but will flee from him: for they know not the voice of strangers. 6This parable spake Jesus unto them: but the...

Acts 13:38–39 (ASV)

38Be it known unto you therefore, brethren, that through this man is proclaimed unto you remission of sins: 39and by him every one that believeth is justified from all things, from which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses.

Romans 10:13 (ASV)

13for, Whosoever shall call upon the name of the Lord shall be saved.

Colossians 2:13–14 (ASV)

13And you, being dead through your trespasses and the uncircumcision of your flesh, you, I say, did he make alive together with him, having forgiven us all our trespasses; 14having blotted out the bond written in ordinances that was against us, which was contrary to us: and he hath taken it out of the way, nailing it to the cross;

1 John 4:17 (ASV)

17Herein is love made perfect with us, that we may have boldness in the day of judgment; because as he is, even so are we in this world.

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A troubled Canadian Christian who lacked the assurance of her salvation in Christ Jesus learned—much to her relief—that all who believe in Jesus are truly "justified from all things" and need nothing else to be safe.