“For God so loved the world, that He gave His only begotten Son, that whoever believes in Him shall not perish, but have eternal life.
But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
By this the love of God was manifested in us, that God has sent His only begotten Son into the world so that we might live through Him.
so that whoever believes will in Him have eternal life.
Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in Me will live even if he dies,
For if while we were enemies we were reconciled to God through the death of His Son, much more, having been reconciled, we shall be saved by His life.
He who did not spare His own Son, but delivered Him over for us all, how will He not also with Him freely give us all things?
We love, because He first loved us.
He who believes in the Son has eternal life; but he who does not obey the Son will not see life, but the wrath of God abides on him.”
For this is the will of My Father, that everyone who beholds the Son and believes in Him will have eternal life, and I Myself will raise him up on the last day.”
The next day he *saw Jesus coming to him and *said, “Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!
It is a trustworthy statement, deserving full acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinners, among whom I am foremost of all.
But go and learn what this means: ‘I desire compassion, and not sacrifice,’ for I did not come to call the righteous, but sinners.”
and I give eternal life to them, and they will never perish; and no one will snatch them out of My hand.
namely, that God was in Christ reconciling the world to Himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and He has committed to us the word of reconciliation.
He said, “Do not stretch out your hand against the lad, and do nothing to him; for now I know that you fear God, since you have not withheld your son, your only son, from Me.”
And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.
No one has seen God at any time; the only begotten God who is in the bosom of the Father, He has explained Him.
But God, being rich in mercy, because of His great love with which He loved us,
Now may our Lord Jesus Christ Himself and God our Father, who has loved us and given us eternal comfort and good hope by grace,
and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn of the dead, and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To Him who loves us and released us from our sins by His blood—
He had one more to send, a beloved son; he sent him last of all to them, saying, ‘They will respect my son.’
“Glory to God in the highest,
And on earth peace among men with whom He is pleased.”
But when the kindness of God our Savior and His love for mankind appeared,