Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whosoever believeth in him should not perish, but have everlasting life.
And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us. And we beheld his glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.
And he said, Do not lay thy hand upon the lad, neither do thou anything to him. For now I know that thou fear God, since thou have not withheld thy son, thine only son, from me.
Therefore, still having his one beloved son, he also sent him to them, last, saying, They will be made ashamed by my son.
For if, while being enemies, we were reconciled to God through the death of his Son, much more having been reconciled we will be saved by his life.
He who did not even spare his own Son, but delivered him up for us all, how will he not also give us all things with him?
so that every man who believes in him would not perish, but may have eternal life.
But after going, learn what this means, I desire mercy, and not sacrifice, for I came not to call the righteous, but sinners for repentance.
1 Timothy 1:15
Faithful is the saying and worthy of all acceptance, that Christ Jesus came into the world to save sinful men, of whom I am foremost.
See, I have set before thee this day life and good, and death and evil,
To you, O men, I call. And my voice is to the sons of men.
We therefore consider a man to be made righteous by faith independent of works of law.
1 John 4:19
We love him, because he first loved us.