9 Bible Verses about Christ Our Example
Most Relevant Verses
Then Jesus said to his disciples, If any one desires to come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
But Jesus having called them to him, said, Ye know that the rulers of the nations exercise lordship over them, and the great exercise authority over them. It shall not be thus amongst you, but whosoever will be great among you, shall be your servant; and whosoever will be first among you, let him be your bondman;read more.
as indeed the Son of man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many.
Ye call me the Teacher and the Lord, and ye say well, for I am so. If I therefore, the Lord and the Teacher, have washed your feet, ye also ought to wash one another's feet; for I have given you an example that, as I have done to you, ye should do also.read more.
Verily, verily, I say to you, The bondman is not greater than his lord, nor the sent greater than he who has sent him.
Be my imitators, even as I also am of Christ.
Be ye therefore imitators of God, as beloved children, and walk in love, even as the Christ loved us, and delivered himself up for us, an offering and sacrifice to God for a sweet-smelling savour.
forbearing one another, and forgiving one another, if any should have a complaint against any; even as the Christ has forgiven you, so also do ye.
For what glory is it, if sinning and being buffeted ye shall bear it? but if, doing good and suffering, ye shall bear it, this is acceptable with God. For to this have ye been called; for Christ also has suffered for you, leaving you a model that ye should follow in his steps: who did no sin, neither was guile found in his mouth;
He that says he abides in him ought, even as he walked, himself also so to walk.
Every one that hates his brother is a murderer, and ye know that no murderer has eternal life abiding in him. Hereby we have known love, because he has laid down his life for us; and we ought for the brethren to lay down our lives.
- Example (112 instances)
- Becoming More Like Christ
- Christ's Disciples Will Suffer
- Commandments Of Christ
- Commitment, to Jesus Christ
- Giving, Of Oneself
- Imitating Jesus
- Learning From Jesus
- Love And Forgiveness
- Orthodoxy, In Nt
- Role Models
- Sanctification, Means And Results
- Spiritual Vitality
- Union With Christ, Significance Of
- Disciples, characteristics of