Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith; who for the joy that was set before him endured the cross, despising the shame, and is set down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Consider him who endured from sinners such hostility against himself, so that you may not grow weary and lose heart.
so Christ, having been offered once to bear the sins of many, will appear a second time, not to bear sin but to bring salvation to those who are eagerly waiting for him.
The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him, and said, "Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!
For this is the will of my Father, that every one who sees the Son and believes in him should have eternal life; and I will raise him up at the last day."
Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day; he saw it and was glad."
But our citizenship is in heaven, from which also we eagerly wait for a Savior, the Lord Jesus Christ;
2 Timothy 4:8
In the future there is laid up for me the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous Judge, will award to me on that day; and not only to me, but also to all who have loved his appearing.
looking for the blessed hope and the appearing of the glory of our great God and Savior, Christ Jesus,
1 John 1:1
That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have touched, concerning the Word of life,
keep yourselves in the love of God; wait anxiously for the mercy of our Lord Jesus Christ to eternal life.
For it was fitting that he, for whom and through whom all things exist, in bringing many sons to glory, should make the author of their salvation perfect through suffering.
Immediately the father of the child cried out and said, "I believe; help my unbelief!"
The apostles said to the Lord, "Increase our faith!"
God exalted him to his own right hand as Prince and Savior, to give repentance and forgiveness of sins to Israel.
And how is it that we hear them, each of us in his own native language?
(for the law made nothing perfect); and on the other hand, a better hope is introduced, through which we draw near to God.
For by one offering he has perfected for all time those who are sanctified.
1 Corinthians 1:7
so that you are not lacking in any spiritual gift, as you eagerly wait for the revealing of our Lord Jesus Christ;
For I am confident of this, that he who began a good work in you will carry it on to completion until the day of Christ Jesus.
Therefore, when Christ came into the world, he said: "Sacrifice and offering you did not desire, but a body you prepared for me;
From that time Jesus began to show to his disciples that he must go to Jerusalem, and suffer many things from the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be killed, and be raised on the third day.
"Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem, and the Son of Man will be betrayed to the chief priests and to the scribes; and they will condemn him to death,
And when they had mocked him, they took the robe off him, put his own clothes on him, and led him away to crucify him.
And he said, "Abba, Father, all things are possible for you. Take this cup away from me; yet not what I will, but what you will."
"Now is my soul troubled, and what shall I say? 'Father, save me from this hour'? No, for this purpose I came to this hour.
and might reconcile them both to God in one body through the cross, by which he put to death the hostility.
and walk in love, just as Christ loved us and gave himself up for us as a fragrant offering and sacrifice to God.
who gave himself for us to redeem us from all wickedness and to purify for himself a people that are his very own, zealous for good deeds.
1 Peter 2:24
He himself bore our sins in his body on the tree, so that we might die to sin and live for righteousness; by his wounds you have been healed.
1 Peter 3:18
For Christ also died for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, that he might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh but made alive in the spirit;
sometimes being publicly exposed to insult and persecution; and at other times standing side by side with those who were so treated.
And others experienced mockings and scourgings, yes, also chains and imprisonment.
Then they spat in his face and struck him with their fists; and others slapped him,
Then the soldiers of the governor took Jesus into the Praetorium and gathered the whole garrison around him.
Then he said to them, "Elijah does come first and restores all things. And how is it written of the Son of Man, that he must suffer many things and be treated with contempt?
And Herod with his soldiers treated him with contempt and mocked him; then, dressing him in a gorgeous robe, he sent him back to Pilate.
Then they left the presence of the council, rejoicing that they had been counted worthy to suffer dishonor for the name.
1 Peter 2:23
when he was reviled, he did not revile in return; when he suffered, he uttered no threats, but he trusted himself to him who judges justly.
1 Peter 4:14
If you are insulted because of the name of Christ, you are blessed, for the Spirit of glory and of God rests on you.
He is the radiance of his glory and the exact representation of his being, and upholds all things by the word of his power. When he had made purification for sins, he sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,
Now the point in what we are saying is this: we have such a high priest, one who is seated at the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in heaven,
1 Peter 3:22
who has gone into heaven and is at the right hand of God, with angels and authorities and powers subject to him.
"A disciple is not above his teacher, nor a servant above his master.
Then some began to spit on him, and to blindfold him, and to beat him, and to say to him, "Prophesy!" And the guards received him with slaps in the face.
And when they came to the place called The Skull, there they crucified him, and the criminals, one on the right and the other on the left.
"If the world hates you, know that it hated me before it hated you.
There they crucified him, and two others with him, one on either side, and Jesus in the center.
In your struggle against sin, you have not yet resisted to the point of shedding your blood.