The Father's Activity Regarding Christ
Most Relevant Verses
We have seen and testify that the Father has sent the Son to be the Savior of the world.
"For I did not speak on My own initiative, but the Father Himself who sent Me has given Me a commandment as to what to say and what to speak.
Jesus then said to them, "Truly, truly, I say to you, it is not Moses who has given you the bread out of heaven, but it is My Father who gives you the true bread out of heaven.
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"--
"For the Son of Man is going to come in the glory of His Father with His angels, and WILL THEN REPAY EVERY MAN ACCORDING TO HIS DEEDS.
"No one has taken it away from Me, but I lay it down on My own initiative I have authority to lay it down, and I have authority to take it up again This commandment I received from My Father."
"For the Father loves the Son, and shows Him all things that He Himself is doing; and the Father will show Him greater works than these, so that you will marvel.
"All things have been handed over to Me by My Father; and no one knows the Son except the Father; nor does anyone know the Father except the Son, and anyone to whom the Son wills to reveal Him.
"All things have been handed over to Me by My Father, and no one knows who the Son is except the Father, and who the Father is except the Son, and anyone to whom the Son wills to reveal Him."
"For not even the Father judges anyone, but He has given all judgment to the Son,
"All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will certainly not cast out.
"For this is the will of My Father, that everyone who beholds the Son and believes in Him will have eternal life, and I Myself will raise him up on the last day."
"No one can come to Me unless the Father who sent Me draws him; and I will raise him up on the last day.
Therefore Jesus answered and was saying to them, "Truly, truly, I say to you, the Son can do nothing of Himself, unless it is something He sees the Father doing; for whatever the Father does, these things the Son also does in like manner.
saying, "Father, if You are willing, remove this cup from Me; yet not My will, but Yours be done."
"Or do you think that I cannot appeal to My Father, and He will at once put at My disposal more than twelve legions of angels?
"Now My soul has become troubled; and what shall I say, 'Father, save Me from this hour'? But for this purpose I came to this hour.
- Ability, Of God To Save
- Christ's Relationship To God
- Coming To Christ
- God Giving To The Son
- God Sending Others
- God's Things Revealed
- God, Purpose Of
- Gospel, Essence Of
- Interaction Of Father And Son
- Jesus Christ, Son Of God
- Last Things
- Relationship Of Father And Son