Gospel, Confirmation Of
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"How then will the Scriptures be fulfilled, which say that it must happen this way?"
"The Son of Man is to go, just as it is written of Him; but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would have been good for that man if he had not been born."
And He said to them, "O foolish men and slow of heart to believe in all that the prophets have spoken!
"I do not speak of all of you I know the ones I have chosen; but it is that the Scripture may be fulfilled, 'HE WHO EATS MY BREAD HAS LIFTED UP HIS HEEL AGAINST ME.'
Even my close friend in whom I trusted, Who ate my bread, Has lifted up his heel against me.
"Blessed be the Lord God of Israel, For He has visited us and accomplished redemption for His people,
"But the things which God announced beforehand by the mouth of all the prophets, that His Christ would suffer, He has thus fulfilled.
"Of Him all the prophets bear witness that through His name everyone who believes in Him receives forgiveness of sins."
"So, having obtained help from God, I stand to this day testifying both to small and great, stating nothing but what the Prophets and Moses said was going to take place;
For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
As to this salvation, the prophets who prophesied of the grace that would come to you made careful searches and inquiries,
Now all this took place to fulfill what was spoken by the Lord through the prophet:
"Therefore the Lord Himself will give you a sign: Behold, a virgin will be with child and bear a son, and she will call His name Immanuel.
They said to him, "In Bethlehem of Judea; for this is what has been written by the prophet:
"But as for you, Bethlehem Ephrathah, Too little to be among the clans of Judah, From you One will go forth for Me to be ruler in Israel His goings forth are from long ago, From the days of eternity."
He remained there until the death of Herod. This was to fulfill what had been spoken by the Lord through the prophet: "OUT OF EGYPT I CALLED MY SON."
When Israel was a youth I loved him, And out of Egypt I called My son.
Then what had been spoken through Jeremiah the prophet was fulfilled:
Thus says the LORD, "A voice is heard in Ramah, Lamentation and bitter weeping Rachel is weeping for her children; She refuses to be comforted for her children, Because they are no more."
This was to fulfill what was spoken through Isaiah the prophet:
But there will be no more gloom for her who was in anguish; in earlier times He treated the land of Zebulun and the land of Naphtali with contempt, but later on He shall make it glorious, by the way of the sea, on the other side of Jordan, Galilee of the Gentiles.
This was to fulfill what was spoken through Isaiah the prophet: "HE HIMSELF TOOK OUR INFIRMITIES AND CARRIED AWAY OUR DISEASES."
This was to fulfill what was spoken through Isaiah the prophet:
"Behold, My Servant, whom I uphold; My chosen one in whom My soul delights I have put My Spirit upon Him; He will bring forth justice to the nations.
This took place to fulfill what was spoken through the prophet:
Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout in triumph, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your king is coming to you; He is just and endowed with salvation, Humble, and mounted on a donkey, Even on a colt, the foal of a donkey.
Then that which was spoken through Jeremiah the prophet was fulfilled: "AND THEY TOOK THE THIRTY PIECES OF SILVER, THE PRICE OF THE ONE WHOSE PRICE HAD BEEN SET by the sons of Israel;
So they said to one another, "Let us not tear it, but cast lots for it, to decide whose it shall be"; this was to fulfill the Scripture: "THEY DIVIDED MY OUTER GARMENTS AMONG THEM, AND FOR MY CLOTHING THEY CAST LOTS."
"I will pour out on the house of David and on the inhabitants of Jerusalem, the Spirit of grace and of supplication, so that they will look on Me whom they have pierced; and they will mourn for Him, as one mourns for an only son, and they will weep bitterly over Him like the bitter weeping over a firstborn.
"For David says of Him, 'I SAW THE LORD ALWAYS IN MY PRESENCE; FOR HE IS AT MY RIGHT HAND, SO THAT I WILL NOT BE SHAKEN.
I have set the LORD continually before me; Because He is at my right hand, I will not be shaken.
Then some of the scribes and Pharisees said to Him, "Teacher, we want to see a sign from You."
As the crowds were increasing, He began to say, "This generation is a wicked generation; it seeks for a sign, and yet no sign will be given to it but the sign of Jonah.
"An evil and adulterous generation seeks after a sign; and a sign will not be given it, except the sign of Jonah." And He left them and went away.
"Our fathers ate the manna in the wilderness; as it is written, 'HE GAVE THEM BREAD OUT OF HEAVEN TO EAT.'"
The next day he saw Jesus coming to him and said, "Behold, the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world!
Now when these things have been so prepared, the priests are continually entering the outer tabernacle performing the divine worship,
knowing that you were not redeemed with perishable things like silver or gold from your futile way of life inherited from your forefathers,
And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw His glory, glory as of the only begotten from the Father, full of grace and truth.
but you will receive power when the Holy Spirit has come upon you; and you shall be My witnesses both in Jerusalem, and in all Judea and Samaria, and even to the remotest part of the earth."
"And we are witnesses of these things; and so is the Holy Spirit, whom God has given to those who obey Him."
Therefore, I exhort the elders among you, as your fellow elder and witness of the sufferings of Christ, and a partaker also of the glory that is to be revealed,
What was from the beginning, what we have heard, what we have seen with our eyes, what we have looked at and touched with our hands, concerning the Word of Life--
We have seen and testify that the Father has sent the Son to be the Savior of the world.
After being baptized, Jesus came up immediately from the water; and behold, the heavens were opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending as a dove and lighting on Him,
In those days Jesus came from Nazareth in Galilee and was baptized by John in the Jordan.
Now when all the people were baptized, Jesus was also baptized, and while He was praying, heaven was opened,
John testified saying, "I have seen the Spirit descending as a dove out of heaven, and He remained upon Him.
While he was still speaking, a bright cloud overshadowed them, and behold, a voice out of the cloud said, "This is My beloved Son, with whom I am well-pleased; listen to Him!"
Then a cloud formed, overshadowing them, and a voice came out of the cloud, "This is My beloved Son, listen to Him!"
And Jesus answered them, saying, "The hour has come for the Son of Man to be glorified.
For when He received honor and glory from God the Father, such an utterance as this was made to Him by the Majestic Glory, "This is My beloved Son with whom I am well-pleased"--
Paul, a bond-servant of Christ Jesus, called as an apostle, set apart for the gospel of God,
"But God raised Him up again, putting an end to the agony of death, since it was impossible for Him to be held in its power.
"But God raised Him from the dead;
because He has fixed a day in which He will judge the world in righteousness through a Man whom He has appointed, having furnished proof to all men by raising Him from the dead."
But if the Spirit of Him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, He who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through His Spirit who dwells in you.
that if you confess with your mouth Jesus as Lord, and believe in your heart that God raised Him from the dead, you will be saved;
and if Christ has not been raised, then our preaching is vain, your faith also is vain.
who through Him are believers in God, who raised Him from the dead and gave Him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God.
I am amazed that you are so quickly deserting Him who called you by the grace of Christ, for a different gospel;
Beloved, do not believe every spirit, but test the spirits to see whether they are from God, because many false prophets have gone out into the world.
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