Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But we see Jesus, who was made a little lower than the angels for the suffering of death, crowned with glory and honour; that he by the grace of God should taste death for every man.
For every high priest is appointed to offer both gifts and sacrifices. So this one too had to have something to offer.
So when he came into the world, he said, "Sacrifice and offering you did not desire, but a body you prepared for me.
And I will put hostility between you and the woman and between your offspring and her offspring; her offspring will attack your head, and you will attack her offspring's heel."
For this reason the sovereign master himself will give you a confirming sign. Look, this young woman is about to conceive and will give birth to a son. You, young woman, will name him Immanuel.
A shoot will grow out of Jesse's root stock, a bud will sprout from his roots.
He sprouted up like a twig before God, like a root out of parched soil; he had no stately form or majesty that might catch our attention, no special appearance that we should want to follow him.
For God achieved what the law could not do because it was weakened through the flesh. By sending his own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and concerning sin, he condemned sin in the flesh,
But when the appropriate time had come, God sent out his Son, born of a woman, born under the law,
but emptied himself by taking on the form of a slave, by looking like other men, and by sharing in human nature.
For you bring him rich blessings; you place a golden crown on his head.
So then, exalted to the right hand of God, and having received the promise of the Holy Spirit from the Father, he has poured out what you both see and hear.
His eyes are like a fiery flame and there are many diadem crowns on his head. He has a name written that no one knows except himself.
For this is the way God loved the world: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.
But God demonstrates his own love for us, in that while we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
Indeed, he who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all -- how will he not also, along with him, freely give us all things?
2 Corinthians 5:21
God made the one who did not know sin to be sin for us, so that in him we would become the righteousness of God.
2 Corinthians 6:1
Now because we are fellow workers, we also urge you not to receive the grace of God in vain.
1 John 4:9
By this the love of God is revealed in us: that God has sent his one and only Son into the world so that we may live through him.
On the next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, "Look, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!
And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself."
2 Corinthians 5:15
And he died for all so that those who live should no longer live for themselves but for him who died for them and was raised.
1 Timothy 2:6
who gave himself as a ransom for all, revealing God's purpose at his appointed time.
1 John 2:2
and he himself is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for our sins but also for the whole world.
They were singing a new song: "You are worthy to take the scroll and to open its seals because you were killed, and at the cost of your own blood you have purchased for God persons from every tribe, language, people, and nation.