Blasphemy against the holy Spirit
Do we need to believe in Jesus to go to heaven? last week we read that Jesus said that eventually The Word shall judge people.
What else did Jesus say about ‘believing in Him’ being a prerequisite for going to heaven?
Jesus said that people would be forgiven if they ‘spoke a word against Him.’ All manner of sin and blasphemy shall be forgiven unto men: but the blasphemy against the Holy Ghost shall not be forgiven unto men.
And whosoever speaketh a word against the Son of man, it shall be forgiven him: but whosoever speaketh against the Holy Ghost, it shall not be forgiven him, neither in this world, neither in the world to come.
You know what that means? It means that we’re not to speak bad about good people and good deeds. That is what is referred to as the unpardonable sin. Speaking bad about good will not be forgiven. Not now, not ever.
Jesus repeated what prophet Isaiah had mentioned centuries ago,