Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Matthew 7:21 in English Standard Version "“Not everyone who says to me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ will enter the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my Father who is in heaven." Ho 8:2 To me they cry, “My God, we—Israel—know you.” Mt 12:50 For whoever does the will of my Father in heaven is my brother and sister and mother.” Lu 6:46 “Why do you call me ‘Lord, Lord,’ and not do what I tell you? Joh 3:3 Jesus answered him, “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born again he cannot see the kingdom of God.” Joh 3:5 Jesus answered, “Truly, truly, I say to you, unless one is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God. Ro 2:13 For it is not the hearers of the law who are righteous before God, but the doers of the law who will be justified. Jas 1:22 But be doers of the word, and not hearers only, deceiving yourselves.