Before you read the scriptures below, know that God's commandments ARE NOT Rome's bastardized commandments. God's commandments consist of His Law (Torah), statutes, and ordinances... and how does God reward those who Love Him by keeping His commandments? He grants them Sainthood in the Kingdom of Heaven. Those who reject His commandments are rejected on Judgment Day and cast to the fire (Matthew 7:17-28 & Luke 13:23-28).
"YOU MUST LOVE THE LORD YOUR GOD AND DO WHAT HE REQUIRES; KEEP HIS STATUTES, ORDINANCES, AND COMMANDMENTS ALWAYS. Deuteronomy 11:1
"It is time for the LORD to act, For they have broken YOUR LAW. Therefore I LOVE THE COMMANDMENTS ABOVE GOLD; yea, above fine gold. Therefore I esteem right all Your precepts concerning everything, I hate every false way. YOUR TESTIMONIES ARE WONDERFUL; Therefore my soul observes them." Psalm 119:126-128
"I prayed to the LORD my God and confessed: "Lord, the great and awesome God, WHO KEEPS HIS COVENANT OF LOVE WITH THOSE WHO LOVE HIM AND KEEP HIS COMMANDMENTS. Daniel 9:4
"Know therefore that the LORD thy God, he is God, the faithful God, which keepeth covenant and mercy with them that love him and keep his commandments to a thousand generations; Deuteronomy 7:9
"And shewing LOVINGKINDNESS unto thousands of them THAT LOVE ME AND KEEP MY COMMANDMENTS." Exodus 20:6
"But I LAVISH UNFAILING LOVE for a thousand generations on those WHO LOVE ME AND OBEY MY COMMANDS." Deuteronomy 5:10
"Then I said: "LORD, the God of heaven, the great and awesome God, WHO KEEPS HIS COVENANT OF LOVE WITH THOSE WHO LOVE HIM AND KEEP HIS COMMANDMENTS, Nehemiah 1:5
No Greater Love … "As the Father has loved Me, so have I loved you. REMAIN IN MY LOVE. IF YE KEEP MY COMMANDMENTS, YE SHALL REMAIN IN MY LOVE; even as I have kept my Father's commandments, and remain in his love. John 15:9-10
"And THIS IS LOVE, THAT WE WALK AFTER HIS COMMANDMENTS. This is the commandment, That, as ye have heard from the beginning, ye should walk in it." 2 John 1:6
Overcoming the World "BY THIS WE KNOW THAT WE LOVE THE CHILDREN OF GOD: WHEN WE LOVE GOD AND KEEP HIS COMMANDMENTS. FOR THIS IS THE LOVE OF GOD, THAT WE KEEP HIS COMMANDMENTS. And His commandments are not burdensome, For whatsoever is born of God overcometh the world: and this is the victory that overcometh the world - our faith." 1 John 5:2-4
"By this we know that we have come to know Him,IF WE KEEP HIS COMMANDMENTS.(KEEP HIS LAW/TORAH).4The one who says, "I have come to know Him," and does not keep His commandments (DOES NOTKEEP HIS LAW/TORAH), IS A LIAR, AND THE TRUTH IS NOT IN HIM;5but whoever keeps His Word (KEEPS THE WORD OF GOD THE LAW / TORAH), IN HIM THE LOVE OF GOD HAS BEEN PERFECTED, by this we know we are in Him" 1 John 2:3-5
"IF YOU LOVE ME, OBEY MY COMMANDMENTS." John 14:15
"And someone came to Him and said, "Teacher, WHAT GOOD THING SHALL I DO THAT I MAY OBTAIN ETERNAL LIFE ?"And He said to him, "Why are you asking Me about what is good? There is only One who is good; BUT IF YOU WISH TO ENTER INTO LIFE, KEEP THE COMMANDMENTS."(KEEP THE LAW/TORAH)Matthew 19:16-17
WHAT DOES REVELATION TELL US ABOUT THOSE WHO KEEP GOD'S COMMANDMENTS?
"HERE IS the patience of THE SAINTS (Holy Ones), THOSE WHO KEEP THE COMMANDMENTS (Hebrew - Mitzvot/Torah) OF GOD and the faith in Immanuel.” Revelation 14:12