At a glance, the biblical teaching on the wrath of God seems inconsistent with the doctrine of God’s love. Unfortunately, ignorance of the OT and a misunderstanding of the NT have resulted in a heretical view of the biblical …
My Father is glorified by this: that you bear much fruit, and prove to be my disciples.—John 15:8.
It is not by profession, but it is by a holy life, that the character is tried. This is a test which it is easy to apply, and one which decides the case. It is worthy of remark that the Savior says that those who bear much fruit are they who are his disciples.
“The scribes of the Byzantine text were guilty of taking liberties with the text in both adding to and taking away from.” Andrews
“It was the corrupt Byzantine form of text that provided the basis for almost all translations of the New Testament into modern languages down to the nineteenth century.” – Metzger