Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
In this was manifested the love of God toward us, because that God sent his only begotten Son into the world, that we might live through him.
1 John 3:16
In this we have known the charity of God because he laid down his life for us; we also ought to lay down our lives for the brethren.
For God so loved the world that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life.
But God increased the price of his charity toward us in that while we were yet sinners the Christ died for us.
He that did not spare his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how shall he not also give us all things with him?
1 John 4:10
In this does the charity consist, not because we had loved God, but because he loved us and has sent his Son to be the reconciliation for our sins.
The Spirit of the Lord is upon me because he has anointed me to preach the gospel to the poor; he has sent me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those that are broken,
that everyone should honour the Son, even as they honour the Father. He that does not honour the Son does not honour the Father who has sent him.
Jesus answered and said unto them, This is the work of God, that ye believe in him whom he has sent.
And he that sent me is with me: the Father has not left me alone, for I always do those things that please him.
I will declare the decree; the LORD hath said unto me, Thou art my Son; this day I have begotten thee.
Having yet therefore one son, his wellbeloved, he sent him also last unto them, saying, They will reverence my son.
And the Word was made flesh and dwelt among us (and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father), full of grace and truth.
He that believes on him is not condemned, but he that does not believe is condemned already because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.
For unto which of the angels did he say at any time, Thou art my Son, this day I have begotten thee? And again, I will be to him a Father, and he shall be to me a Son?
Then thou shalt set the altar of the burnt offering before the door of the tabernacle, of the tabernacle of the testimony.
And thou shalt remember that thou wast a slave in the land of Egypt, and the LORD thy God ransomed thee; therefore, I command thee this thing to day.
On these two commandments hang all the law and the prophets.
For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost.
Greater love has no man than this, that a man lay down his soul for his friends.
Let brotherly love continue.