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What is the Judgment Seat of Christ?

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Asked by Anonymous at 8:35 PM on Jan. 20, 2010 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • Romans 14:10-12 says, “For we will all stand before God’s judgment seat…so then, each of us will give an account of himself to God.” Second Corinthians 5:10 tells us, “For we must all appear before the judgment seat of Christ, that each one may receive what is due him for the things done while in the body, whether good or bad.” In the context, it is clear that both scriptures are referring to Christians, not unbelievers. The judgment seat of Christ, therefore, involves believers giving an account of their lives to Christ.
    The judgment seat of Christ does not determine salvation; that was determined by Christ’s sacrifice on our behalf (1 John 2:2) and our faith in Him (John 3:16). All of our sins are forgiven, and we will never be condemned for them (Romans 8:1). We should not look at the judgment seat of Christ as God judging our sins, but rather as God rewarding us for our lives. Yes, as the Bible says, cont
    Shaneagle777

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 9:00 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

  • we will have to give an account of ourselves. Part of this is surely answering for the sins we committed. However, that is not going to be the primary focus of the judgment seat of Christ.


    You can read more here: http://www.gotquestions.org/judgment-seat-Christ.html

    Shaneagle777

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 9:01 PM on Jan. 20, 2010

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