Most Relevant Verses
The next day he saw Jesus coming to him and said, "Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!
For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
whom God displayed publicly as a propitiation in His blood through faith This was to demonstrate His righteousness, because in the forbearance of God He passed over the sins previously committed;
In Him we have redemption through His blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of His grace
And He is the radiance of His glory and the exact representation of His nature, and upholds all things by the word of His power When He had made purification of sins, He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,
In this is love, not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins.
You know that He appeared in order to take away sins; and in Him there is no sin.
"She will bear a Son; and you shall call His name Jesus, for He will save His people from their sins."
Therefore, He had to be made like His brethren in all things, so that He might become a merciful and faithful high priest in things pertaining to God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people.
Otherwise, He would have needed to suffer often since the foundation of the world; but now once at the consummation of the ages He has been manifested to put away sin by the sacrifice of Himself.
For Christ also died for sins once for all, the just for the unjust, so that He might bring us to God, having been put to death in the flesh, but made alive in the spirit;
who gave Himself for our sins so that He might rescue us from this present evil age, according to the will of our God and Father,
and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth To Him who loves us and released us from our sins by His blood--
- Atoning (4 instances)
- Holiness, Believers' Growth In
- Names And Titles For Christ
- Reconciliation with God
- Salvation, Deliverance From
- Salvation, Nature Of