Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and he said to them, this represents the effusion of my blood (the sanction of the new covenant) for mankind.
then he took bread, and having given thanks, he brake it, and gave it to them, saying, this represents my body which is given for you: do this in remembrance of me.
1 Corinthians 11:25
in the same manner he took the cup, after supper, and said, "this cup is the new covenant in my blood: this do ye, as oft as ye drink it, in remembrance of me."
how much more shall the blood of Christ, who through the holy spirit offered himself a spotless victim to God, purify our souls from deadly sins, to serve the living God?
And indeed it is not possible that the blood of bulls and of goats, should take away the guilt of sin.
May the God of peace, who has raised from the dead our Lord Jesus (who by the blood of the eternal covenant is become the grand pastor of
as the son of man came not to be ministred unto, but to minister, and to give his life a ransom for all.
the type of him that was to come: but yet the damage of the fall does not exactly correspond to the advantages of the divine favour: for tho' through the fall of one, mankind became mortal, yet this is greatly over-ballanced by the favour and bounty of God, in the benevolence of one man, Jesus Christ, to all mankind.
who has by his blood obtained for us the redemption, even the forgiveness of our sins, according to the riches of his grace,
It is by him, that we have obtain'd the redemption, even the remission of our sins:
and indeed according to the law almost every thing is purified with blood, without the effusion of which, there is no remission of sins.
1 John 2:2
he is the the victim that has expiated our sins: and not ours only, but likewise the sins of the whole world.
After this I beheld, and there was a great multitude, which no man could number, of every nation, tribe, people, and language, who stood before the throne, and before the lamb cloathed in white robes, having palms in their hands.