If, when we were God's enemies, we were reconciled to him through the death of his Son, it is far more certain that now that we are reconciled we shall be saved through sharing in his life!
All this comes from God, who through Christ has reconciled me to himself, and has commissioned me to proclaim this reconciliation??19 how God through Christ reconciled the world to himself, refusing to count men's offenses against them, and intrusted me with the message of reconciliation.
Will not he who did not spare his own Son, but gave him up for us all, with that gift give us everything?
and to kill the feud between them with his cross and in one body reconcile them both to God with it.
and through him to reconcile to God all things on earth or in heaven, making this peace through his blood shed on the cross.
never free from the danger of being put to death like Jesus, so that in my body the life of Jesus also may be seen.
For just as the Father is self-existent, he has given self-existence to the Son,
For it is the purpose of my Father that everyone who sees the Son and believes in him shall have eternal life, and that I shall raise him to life on the Last Day."
Just as the living Father has sent me, and I live because of the Father, so he who lives on me will live because of me.
and I give them eternal life, and they shall never be lost, and no one shall tear them out of my hands.
Jesus said to her, "I myself am Resurrection and Life. He who believes in me will live on, even if he dies,
In a little while the world will not see me any more, but you will still see me, because I shall live on, and you will live on too.
More than that, we actually glory in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, to whom we owe our reconciliation.
For to be physically minded means hostility to God, for it refuses to obey God's law, indeed it cannot obey it.
who can condemn them? Christ Jesus who died, or rather who was raised from the dead, is at God's right hand, and actually pleads for us.
From the point of view of the good news they are treated as enemies of God on your account; but from the point of view of God's choice, they are dear to him because of their forefathers,
He made him who knew nothing of sin to be sin, for our sake, so that through union with him we might become God's uprightness.
For you have died, and your life now lies hidden with Christ in God.
And so he had to be made like his brothers in every respect, so that he might prove a compassionate high priest as well as one faithful in his service to God, in order to forgive the people's sins.
the living one. I was dead, yet here I am alive forever and ever. I hold the keys of death and the underworld.