And found in fashion as man, he humbled himself, being obedient until death, and the death of the cross.
Looking in the distance to Jesus the author and completer of the faith; who for the joy laid before him endured the cross, having despised the shame, and sat down on the right hand of the throne of God.
And having gone forward a little, he fell upon his face, praying, and saying, My Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass away from me: but not as I will, but as thou.
No one takes it away from me, but I lay it down of myself. I have power to lay it down, and I have power to take it again. This command received I of my Father.
His carcass shall not pass the night upon the tree; for burying, ye shall bury him in that day, for he being hung is the curse of God; and thou shalt not defile thy land which Jehovah thy God gave to thee an inheritance.
For dogs surrounded me: the assembly of those being evil moved round about me: they digged my hands and my feet
Sacrifice and a gift thou didst not delight in; the ears thou didst pierce to me: burnt-offering and sin thou didst not ask.
The Lord Jehovah opened to me the ear and I opposed not, and I drew not back.
And he was transformed before them: and his face shone as the sun, and his garments were white as the light.
Again of a second time, having gone away, he prayed, saying, My Father if this cup cannot pass away from me except I drink it, let thy will be.
And after six days Jesus takes Peter, and James, and John, and brings them up into a high mountain apart alone: and he was transformed before them.
And it was in his praying, the look of his face was another, and his clothing white, shooting forth lightning.
Jesus says to them, My food is that I might do the will of him having sent me, and finish his work.
Father, honour thy name. Then came a voice from heaven, I have also honoured, and will again honour.
But that the world might know that I love the Father, and as the Father commanded me, so I do. Arise ye, let us go thence.
If ye keep my commands, ye shall remain in my love; as I have kept my Father's commands, and remain in his love.
In his humiliation was his judgment taken away: and his generation who shall recount? for his life is taken from the earth.
For as by one man's disobedience many were constituted sinful, so also by the obedience of one shall many be constituted just.
For ye know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that for you he was in a state of beggary, being rich; that ye in his poverty might be rich.
Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law, having been a curse for us: for it has been written, Cursed every one hanging upon a tree:
Who gave himself for us, that he might redeem us from all iniquity, and purify to himself a distinguished people. zealous of good works.
So also Christ honoured not himself, to become chief priest; but he having spoken to him, Thou art my Son, to day have I begotten thee.
Then said I, Behold, I am here (in the head of the book it was written of me,) O God, to do thy will.
Who himself bear up our sins in his body upon the wood, that we, removed from sins, should live to justice: by whose bloody mark ye were healed.