'Stauros' in the Bible
And he that does not take his cross and follow after me is not worthy of me.
Then Jesus said unto his disciples, If anyone will come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
And as they came out, they found a man of Cyrene, Simon by name; him they compelled to bear his cross .
and saying, Thou that wouldst destroy the temple and build it in three days, save thyself. If thou art the Son of God, come down from the cross .
He saved others; he cannot save himself. If he is the King of Israel, let him now come down from the cross , and we will believe him.
And calling the multitude unto him with his disciples, he said unto them, Whosoever will come after me, let him deny himself and take up his cross and follow me.
Then Jesus beholding him loved him and said unto him, One thing thou lackest: go, sell all that thou hast and give to the poor, and thou shalt have treasure in heaven; and come, take up the cross , and follow me taking up thy stake (if thy desire is to be perfect).
And they compel one Simon, a Cyrenian, who passed by coming out of the country, the father of Alexander and Rufus, to bear his cross .
save thyself and come down from the cross .
And he said to them all, If anyone will come after me, let them deny themself and take up their cross daily and follow me.
And whosoever does not bear his cross and come after me cannot be my disciple.
And as they led him away, they laid hold upon one Simon, a Cyrenian, coming out of the country, and on him they laid the cross , that he might bear it after Jesus.
And he, bearing his cross , went forth into a place called the place of a skull, which is called in the Hebrew, Golgotha,
And Pilate also wrote a title and put it above the cross . And the writing was, JESUS OF NAZARETH THE KING OF THE JEWS.
Now there stood by the cross of Jesus his mother and his mother's sister, Mary the wife of Cleophas, and Mary Magdalene.
The Jews therefore, because it was the preparation, that the bodies should not remain upon the cross on the sabbath day (for that sabbath day was a high day) besought Pilate that their legs might be broken and that they might be taken away.
For Christ sent me not to baptize, but to preach the gospel, not with wisdom of words, lest the cross of Christ should be made void.
For the word of the cross is foolishness to those that perish, but unto us who are saved, it is the power of God.
And I, brethren, if I yet preach circumcision, why do I yet suffer persecution? Then is the offence of the cross ceased.
As many as desire to please in the flesh, they constrain you to be circumcised, only lest they should suffer persecution for the cross of the Christ.
But in no wise should I glory, except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world.
and to reconcile both with God by the cross in one body, having slain the enmity thereby;
and being found in fashion as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient unto death, even the death of the cross .
(For many walk, of whom I have told you often and now tell you even weeping, that they are the enemies of the cross of Christ;
and by him to reconcile all things unto himself, having made peace through the blood of his cross , whether they are the things in the earth or the things in the heavens.
with our eyes fixed on Jesus, the author and finisher of our faith, who having been offered joy, endured the cross , despising the shame and was seated at the right hand of the throne of God.
- Stauros (26 instances)
- Abstinence as a discipline
- Attitudes Of Self Denial
- Carrying The Cross
- Christ Going Down
- Christ's Disciples Will Suffer
- Commitment, to Jesus Christ
- Crucifying Our Flesh
- Death To Self
- Giving, Of Oneself
- God, Suffering Of
- Gospel, Requirements Of
- Instructions About Following
- Our Crucifixion
- Outward Compulsion
- Participation In Christ Sufferings
- Participation, In Christ
- Peace Made Through Christ
- Saving Oneself