Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But when the fulness of the time was come, God sent forth his Son, made of a woman, made under the law,
and saying, "The time is fulfilled, and the kingdom of God is at hand; repent, and believe in the gospel."
He said to them, "It is not for you to know times or seasons which the Father has fixed by his own authority.
as a plan for the fullness of the times, to unite all things in Christ, things in heaven and things on earth. In him
since they relate only to food and drink and various washings regulations for the flesh imposed until the time of reformation.
Then the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid, for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be to all the people.
And the Word became flesh and dwelt among us, and we have seen his glory, the glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.
concerning his Son, who was born of the seed of David according to the flesh,
Of them are the patriarchs, and from them, according to the flesh, is the Christ, who is God over all, forever blessed. Amen.
who, though he was in the form of God, did not consider equality with God a thing to be grasped,
1 Timothy 3:16
By common confession, great is the mystery of godliness: he was revealed in the flesh, was vindicated in the Spirit, seen by angels, preached among the nations, believed on in the world, taken up in glory.
Since therefore the children share in flesh and blood, he himself likewise partook of the same nature, that through death he might destroy him who has the power of death, that is, the devil,
Therefore, when Christ came into the world, he said: "Sacrifice and offering you did not desire, but a body you prepared for me;
1 John 4:2
By this you know the Spirit of God: every Spirit that confesses that Jesus Christ has come in the flesh is of God,
"Behold, the virgin shall be with child and bear a son, and they shall call his name Immanuel," which means, "God with us."
And behold, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you shall call his name Jesus.
And she gave birth to her first-born son and wrapped him in swaddling cloths, and laid him in a manger, because there was no room for them in the inn.
But Jesus answered him, "Let it be so now; for thus it is fitting for us to fulfill all righteousness." Then he consented.
"Do not think that I have come to abolish the Law or the Prophets; I have not come to abolish them but to fulfill them.
And at the end of eight days, when he was circumcised, he was called Jesus, the name given by the angel before he was conceived in the womb.
For I tell you that Christ has become a servant of the circumcised to show God's truth, to confirm the promises made to the patriarchs,
having canceled the certificate of debt, which stood against us with its decrees. He took what was hostile away from us, nailing it to the cross.
After this there was a feast of the Jews, and Jesus went up to Jerusalem.