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God Judges Our Knowledge

Where is the scripture that some use to say that God will judge each of us according to our knowledge? Thanks.

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Some verses that may answer this question are as follows. Matthew 25:14-46, Luke 12:41-48 (Deuteronomy 25:2-3) concerns rewarding a faithful, and punishing an unfaithful, servant. Romans 2:12-16: no one will have an excuse to reject the Lord's salvation because they have not specifically heard the gospel, or know of the 613 laws in the Old Testament, since they violate their own conscience, John 3:36, 14:6, Romans 1:18-20.
---Glenn on 9/26/09

John 15:21-22: "But all these things will they do unto you for my name's sake, because they know not him that sent me. If I had not come and spoken unto them, they had not had sin: but now they have no cloke for their sin."
These blow away the theory, "they were all headed for hell", even the 'original sin' and 'sin nature bits', for it is shown that ignorance is a cover for sin, 1 Timothy 1:13: "Who was before a blasphemer, and a persecutor, and injurious: but I obtained mercy, because I did it ignorantly in unbelief.", yet that mercy requires a change of heart if it is to be effective, after that man is taught and shown.
---Nana on 9/23/09

Man is Measured by his Faith, Not his Knowledge...
Knowledge Shall increase, But that will not save man.
---Duane_Dudley_Martin on 5/16/08

When we do not learn, we have woes. Hosea 4:6.
---Eloy on 5/15/08

I'm not sure where it would be that we would be judged by our knowledge. I know that knowledge is a gift from God, 1 cor 12:8. So I guess if one would have this gift of knowledge then if they would happen to say something that would be wrong, then they would be judged accordingly.
---Rebecca_D on 8/10/07

I will give you all the scriptures that talk about the last judgement. 1 Sam 2:10, Psl 9:7, Psl 50:4, Eccl. 3:17, 11:9, 12:14, Dan 7:10, 7:26, Matt 7:23, 12:20, 12:36, 16:27, 19:28, Luke 22:30, John 5:22, 12:48, Acts 17:31, Rom. 2:2-3, 3:20, 14:10, 1 Cor. 6:2, 1 Pet. 4:6, 2 Pet 2:4, 1 John 4:17, Jude 1:6, Rev 14:7, 20:12, I hope the one you are seeking is amongst them.
---Dave on 3/17/07

God Judges us according to His law, the Ten Commandments (James 2:10-12). Sin is the transgression of His law (1 John 3:4). To him that knoweth to good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin (James 4:17).
---jerry6593 on 3/17/07

I Jn.1:8-10, 3:20-24.
---bob6749_[Elishama] on 10/22/05

M.P.: Specifically, if we break any of God's commandments, it is a sin. BUT, if we are totally ignorant of the commandment, the sin is not accounted to us. Acts 17:30 "And the times of this ignorance God winked at; but now commandeth all men every where to repent:"
---jerry6593 on 10/19/05

Jerry you quote this verse.' Jam 4:17 Therefore to him that knoweth to do good, and doeth it not, to him it is sin.' I'm not certain if this is the one I was thinking of but it DOES seem to be saying that those who DO NOT KNOW what is good are perhaps not sinning when they don't do it. What do others think or have any of you more appropriate verses for what I am seeking? Thanks for this one anyway Jerry.
---M.P. on 10/16/05

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