Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then said Jesus unto them, When ye have lifted up the Son of man, then shall ye know that I am he, and that I do nothing of myself; but as my Father hath taught me, I speak these things.
Just as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of Man be lifted up,
And I, when I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all people to myself."
There they crucified him along with two others, one on each side, with Jesus in the middle.
Then Jesus cried out again with a loud voice and gave up his spirit.
So those who accepted his message were baptized, and that day about three thousand people were added.
But many of those who had listened to the message believed, and the number of the men came to about five thousand.
who was appointed the Son-of-God-in-power according to the Holy Spirit by the resurrection from the dead, Jesus Christ our Lord.
1 Thessalonians 2:15
who killed both the Lord Jesus and the prophets and persecuted us severely. They are displeasing to God and are opposed to all people,
So Jesus answered them, "I tell you the solemn truth, the Son can do nothing on his own initiative, but only what he sees the Father doing. For whatever the Father does, the Son does likewise.
For I have come down from heaven not to do my own will but the will of the one who sent me.
I knew that you always listen to me, but I said this for the sake of the crowd standing around here, that they may believe that you sent me."
For I have not spoken from my own authority, but the Father himself who sent me has commanded me what I should say and what I should speak.
Then Moses said, "This is how you will know that the Lord has sent me to do all these works, for I have not done them of my own will.
For if the message spoken through angels proved to be so firm that every violation or disobedience received its just penalty,
I tell you the solemn truth, we speak about what we know and testify about what we have seen, but you people do not accept our testimony.