God Can Not… (an incomplete list of things the God of Christianity can not do)

Although nothing is too difficult for God, there are many things he cannot do. Below is an incomplete list, sorted into 5 categories.

  • Change
  1. Age – Ps. 102:27
  2. Die – Ps. 119:142, and 145:13
  3. Change his mind – Mal. 3:6, James 1:17
  4. Create himself – John 1:1, Colo. 1:17
  5. Leave or forsake us – Heb. 13:5
  6. Be late or early – Heb. 10:37, 2 Pet. 3:9
  • Sin
  1. Lie – Heb. 6:18, Numb. 23:19
  2. Fail – Deut. 31:6
  3. Tempt or be tempted – James 1:13
  4. Be bribed –
  5. Be unholy – Isa. 6:3, 1 Pet. 1:17, Lev. 11:44
  6. Tolerate sin – Isa. 59:2
  7. Tolerate pride – Ps. 101:5
  • Make a Mistake
  1. Have a plan B –
  2. Be imperfect – Mat. 5:48
  3. Be deceived – Ps. 90:8, Mat. 10:26, 1 Sam. 16:7
  4. Be wrong –
  5. Repent – 1 Sam. 15:29
  • Learn
  1. Be taught – John 16:30, and 21:17, Colo. 2:3
  2. Forget – Amos 8:7, Colo. 2:3, Isa. 49:15
  3. Be surprised – Heb. 4:13
  4. Be disappointed – Ps. 90:8
  5. Sleep – Ps. 121:4
  6. Worry –
  7. Be confused – Ps. 147:5, 1 Chron. 28:9
  8. Allow us more than we can bare – 1 Chron. 10:13
  • Owe 
  1. Need anything or anyone – Rom. 11:34-35
  2. Need advice/counsel – Rom. 11:34
  3. Be unfaithful or break a promise – Ps. 89:34
  4. Be in debt –
  5. Be dependent on anyone – Luke 19:40