Was it not necessary for the Christ to suffer these things and to enter into His glory?”
seeking to know what person or time the Spirit of Christ within them was indicating as He predicted the sufferings of Christ and the glories to follow.
Who has believed our message? And to whom has the arm of the Lord been revealed?
and He said to them, “ Thus it is written, that the Christ would suffer and rise again from the dead the third day,
explaining and giving evidence that the Christ had to suffer and rise again from the dead, and saying, “ This Jesus whom I am proclaiming to you is the Christ.”
You have put all things in subjection under his feet.” For in subjecting all things to him, He left nothing that is not subject to him. But now we do not yet see all things subjected to him.
And according to the Law, one may almost say, all things are cleansed with blood, and without shedding of blood there is no forgiveness.
fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
“Awake, O sword, against My Shepherd, And against the man, My Associate,” Declares the Lord of hosts. “ Strike the Shepherd that the sheep may be scattered; And I will turn My hand against the little ones.
For the choir director; upon Aijeleth Hashshahar. A Psalm of David. My God, my God, why have You forsaken me? Far from my deliverance are the words of my groaning.
For the choir director; according to Shoshannim. A Psalm of David. Save me, O God, For the waters have threatened my life.
saying that the Son of Man must be delivered into the hands of sinful men, and be crucified, and the third day rise again.”
Now He said to them, “ These are My words which I spoke to you while I was still with you, that all things which are written about Me in the Law of Moses and the Prophets and the Psalms must be fulfilled.”
For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,