Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
But Jesus held his peace. And the high priest answered and said unto him, I adjure thee by the living God, that thou tell us whether thou be the Christ, the Son of God.
Those who seek my life try to entrap me; those who want to harm me speak destructive words; all day long they say deceitful things.
He was treated harshly and afflicted, but he did not even open his mouth. Like a lamb led to the slaughtering block, like a sheep silent before her shearers, he did not even open his mouth.
Shadrach, Meshach, and Abednego replied to King Nebuchadnezzar, "We do not need to give you a reply concerning this.
Now the passage of scripture the man was reading was this: "He was led like a sheep to slaughter, and like a lamb before its shearer is silent, so he did not open his mouth.
1 Peter 2:23
When he was maligned, he did not answer back; when he suffered, he threatened no retaliation, but committed himself to God who judges justly.
Simon Peter answered, "You are the Christ, the Son of the living God."
and saying, "You who can destroy the temple and rebuild it in three days, save yourself! If you are God's Son, come down from the cross!"
"I myself have installed my king on Zion, my holy hill."
For a child has been born to us, a son has been given to us. He shoulders responsibility and is called: Extraordinary Strategist, Mighty God, Everlasting Father, Prince of Peace.
I have both seen and testified that this man is the Chosen One of God."
For this is the way God loved the world: He gave his one and only Son, so that everyone who believes in him will not perish but have eternal life.
For this reason the Jewish leaders were trying even harder to kill him, because not only was he breaking the Sabbath, but he was also calling God his own Father, thus making himself equal with God.
We have come to believe and to know that you are the Holy One of God!"
The Father and I are one."
The Jewish leaders replied, "We have a law, and according to our law he ought to die, because he claimed to be the Son of God!"
But these are recorded so that you may believe that Jesus is the Christ, the Son of God, and that by believing you may have life in his name.
1 John 5:11
And this is the testimony: God has given us eternal life, and this life is in his Son.