Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And for this cause he is the mediator of the new testament, that by means of death, for the redemption of the transgressions that were under the first testament, they which are called might receive the promise of eternal inheritance.
by so much better testament is Jesus made surety.
but now a more excellent ministry is his, in that he is the mediator of a better testament, which was established upon better promises.
and to Jesus, the mediator of the new testament and to the blood of sprinkling, that speaks better than that of Abel.
1 Timothy 2:5
For there is only one God and likewise only one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus,
For where a testament is, there must also of necessity intervene the death of the testator.
Forasmuch then as the children are partakers of flesh and blood, he also himself likewise took part of the same, that through death he might destroy him that had the empire of death, that is, the devil,
Now the God of peace, that brought again from the dead our Lord Jesus, that great shepherd of the sheep, through the blood of the eternal testament,
With all this the LORD chose to bruise him; subjecting him to grief. When he shall have offered his soul for atonement, he shall see his seed, he shall prolong his days, and the will of the LORD shall be prospered in his hand.
And after the sixty-two weeks the Anointed One shall be killed and shall have nothing: (and the ruling people that shall come shall destroy the city and the sanctuary; whose end shall be as a flood, until at the end of the war it shall be cut off with desolation).
neither by the blood of goats and calves, but by his own blood he entered in once into the sanctuary designed for eternal redemption.
God having provided some better thing for us, that they without us should not be made perfect.
being justified freely by his grace through the redemption that is in Jesus, the Christ,
For the Christ, when we were yet weak, in his time died for the ungodly.
in whom we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of sins according to the riches of his grace,
1 Peter 3:18
For the Christ also has once suffered for sins, the just for the unjust, that he might bring us to God, being put to death in the flesh, but made alive in spirit,
And they sang a new song, saying, Thou art worthy to take the book and to open its seals, for thou wast slain and hast redeemed us unto God by thy blood, out of every kindred and tongue and people and nation
and they sang as it were a new song before the throne and before the four animals and the elders; and no one could learn that song but the hundred and forty-four thousand, who were redeemed from the earth.
Nevertheless the first had its justifications of worship and its worldly sanctuary.
For if that first covenant had been faultless, then no place should have been sought for the second.
Therefore, brethren, saints, partakers of the heavenly calling, consider the Apostle and High Priest of our profession, Christ Jesus,
And we now know that unto those who love God, all things help them unto good, to those who according to the purpose are called to be saints.
Even us, whom he has called, not of the Jews only, but also of the Gentiles!
2 Thessalonians 2:14
unto which he called you by our gospel, to the obtaining of the glory of our Lord Jesus Christ.
For when God promised unto Abraham, because he could swear by no greater, he swore by himself,
These all died in faith, not having received the promises, but seeing them afar off and believing them and embracing them and confessing that they were strangers and pilgrims on the earth.
Blessed is the man that patiently endures temptation: for when he is tried, he shall receive the crown of life, which the Lord has promised to those that love him.
1 John 2:25
And this is the promise that he has promised us, even eternal life.