Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Therefore will I divide him a portion with the great, and he shall divide the spoil with the strong; because he hath poured out his soul unto death: and he was numbered with the transgressors; and he bare the sin of many, and made intercession for the transgressors.
Can spoils be taken from a warrior, or captives be rescued from a conqueror?
his form was so marred he no longer looked human -- so now he will startle many nations. Kings will be shocked by his exaltation, for they will witness something unannounced to them, and they will understand something they had not heard about.
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."
Ask me, and I will give you the nations as your inheritance, the ends of the earth as your personal property.
You saw that a stone was cut from a mountain, but not by human hands; it smashed the iron, bronze, clay, silver, and gold into pieces. The great God has made known to the king what will occur in the future. The dream is certain, and its interpretation is reliable."
But if I cast out demons by the Spirit of God, then the kingdom of God has already overtaken you.
to open their eyes so that they turn from darkness to light and from the power of Satan to God, so that they may receive forgiveness of sins and a share among those who are sanctified by faith in me.'
He humbled himself, by becoming obedient to the point of death -- even death on a cross!
He delivered us from the power of darkness and transferred us to the kingdom of the Son he loves,
Disarming the rulers and authorities, he has made a public disgrace of them, triumphing over them by the cross.
Therefore, since the children share in flesh and blood, he likewise shared in their humanity, so that through death he could destroy the one who holds the power of death (that is, the devil),
My strength drains away like water; all my bones are dislocated; my heart is like wax; it melts away inside me.
But even if I am being poured out like a drink offering on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice together with all of you.
And he was
For I tell you that this scripture must be fulfilled in me, 'And he was counted with the transgressors.' For what is written about me is being fulfilled."
He released the man they asked for, who had been thrown in prison for insurrection and murder. But he handed Jesus over to their will.
Having suffered, he will reflect on his work, he will be satisfied when he understands what he has done. "My servant will acquit many, for he carried their sins.
1 Timothy 2:5
For there is one God and one intermediary between God and humanity, Christ Jesus, himself human,
He gave himself for us to set us free from every kind of lawlessness and to purify for himself a people who are truly his, who are eager to do good.
for then he would have had to suffer again and again since the foundation of the world. But now he has appeared once for all at the consummation of the ages to put away sin by his sacrifice.
[But Jesus said, "Father, forgive them, for they don't know what they are doing."] Then they threw dice to divide his clothes.
Who is the one who will condemn? Christ is the one who died (and more than that, he was raised), who is at the right hand of God, and who also is interceding for us.
So he is able to save completely those who come to God through him, because he always lives to intercede for them.
For Christ did not enter a sanctuary made with hands -- the representation of the true sanctuary -- but into heaven itself, and he appears now in God's presence for us.
1 John 2:1
(My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin.) But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous One,
I chase my enemies and catch them; I do not turn back until I wipe them out.
How else can someone enter a strong man's house and steal his property, unless he first ties up the strong man? Then he can thoroughly plunder the house.
Then two outlaws were crucified with him, one on his right and one on his left.
But no one is able to enter a strong man's house and steal his property unless he first ties up the strong man. Then he can thoroughly plunder his house.
But when a stronger man attacks and conquers him, he takes away the first man's armor on which the man relied and divides up his plunder.
Two other criminals were also led away to be executed with him.
This is why the Father loves me -- because I lay down my life, so that I may take it back again.
There they crucified him along with two others, one on each side, with Jesus in the middle.