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Joseph also went up from Galilee, from the city of Nazareth, to Judea, to the city of David which is called Bethlehem, because he was of the house and family of David,
But the angel said to them, "Do not be afraid; for behold, I bring you good news of great joy which will be for all the people;
But when he had considered this, behold, an angel of the Lord appeared to him in a dream, saying, "Joseph, son of David, do not be afraid to take Mary as your wife; for the Child who has been conceived in her is of the Holy Spirit.
The angel said to her, "Do not be afraid, Mary; for you have found favor with God.
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.
For what the Law could not do, weak as it was through the flesh, God did: sending His own Son in the likeness of sinful flesh and as an offering for sin, He condemned sin in the flesh,
For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though He was rich, yet for your sake He became poor, so that you through His poverty might become rich.
But when the fullness of the time came, God sent forth His Son, born of a woman, born under the Law,
who, although He existed in the form of God, did not regard equality with God a thing to be grasped,
By common confession, great is the mystery of godliness: He who was revealed in the flesh, Was vindicated in the Spirit, Seen by angels, Proclaimed among the nations, Believed on in the world, Taken up in glory.
Therefore, since the children share in flesh and blood, He Himself likewise also partook of the same, that through death He might render powerless him who had the power of death, that is, the devil,
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--
WHO COMMITTED NO SIN, NOR WAS ANY DECEIT FOUND IN HIS MOUTH;
His grave was assigned with wicked men, Yet He was with a rich man in His death, Because He had done no violence, Nor was there any deceit in His mouth.
He made Him who knew no sin to be sin on our behalf, so that we might become the righteousness of God in Him.
For we do not have a high priest who cannot sympathize with our weaknesses, but One who has been tempted in all things as we are, yet without sin.
For it was fitting for us to have such a high priest, holy, innocent, undefiled, separated from sinners and exalted above the heavens;
You know that He appeared in order to take away sins; and in Him there is no sin.
Being found in appearance as a man, He humbled Himself by becoming obedient to the point of death, even death on a cross.
And Jesus, crying out with a loud voice, said, "Father, INTO YOUR HANDS I COMMIT MY SPIRIT." Having said this, He breathed His last.
But God demonstrates His own love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
"I have come to cast fire upon the earth; and how I wish it were already kindled!
"I glorified You on the earth, having accomplished the work which You have given Me to do.
this Man, delivered over by the predetermined plan and foreknowledge of God, you nailed to a cross by the hands of godless men and put Him to death.
For as through the one man's disobedience the many were made sinners, even so through the obedience of the One the many will be made righteous.
but we preach Christ crucified, to Jews a stumbling block and to Gentiles foolishness,
and He Himself bore our sins in His body on the cross, so that we might die to sin and live to righteousness; for by His wounds you were healed.
For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received, that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures,
Now after the Sabbath, as it began to dawn toward the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary came to look at the grave.
When the Sabbath was over, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and Salome, bought spices, so that they might come and anoint Him.
But on the first day of the week, at early dawn, they came to the tomb bringing the spices which they had prepared.
Now on the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came early to the tomb, while it was still dark, and saw the stone already taken away from the tomb.
Remember Jesus Christ, risen from the dead, descendant of David, according to my gospel,
He who was delivered over because of our transgressions, and was raised because of our justification.
What shall we say then? Are we to continue in sin so that grace may increase?
And after He had said these things, He was lifted up while they were looking on, and a cloud received Him out of their sight.
And He led them out as far as Bethany, and He lifted up His hands and blessed them.
The first account I composed, Theophilus, about all that Jesus began to do and teach,
"Therefore having been exalted to the right hand of God, and having received from the Father the promise of the Holy Spirit, He has poured forth this which you both see and hear.
who is the one who condemns? Christ Jesus is He who died, yes, rather who was raised, who is at the right hand of God, who also intercedes for us.
Therefore if you have been raised up with Christ, keep seeking the things above, where Christ is, seated at the right hand of God.
And He is the radiance of His glory and the exact representation of His nature, and upholds all things by the word of His power When He had made purification of sins, He sat down at the right hand of the Majesty on high,
fixing our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of faith, who for the joy set before Him endured the cross, despising the shame, and has sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
- Atonement, in NT
- Blamelessness, Of Jesus Christ
- Christ, Character Of
- Humility Of Christ
- Innocence, Examples Of
- Jesus Christ, Sinlessness
- Perfection, Divine
- Right Hand Of God
- Right Sides
- Sin, And God's Character
- Sin, God's Remedy For