He did not want to face pain and agony, but He chose obedience to His Father ...
provides a model to help us understand why Jesus had to shed His blood for us.
... “Greater love has no one than this, that he lay down his life for his friends” ...
Jan 31, 2007 ... Why did Jesus Christ suffer and die? Based on ... I see Christ suffering and dying
“to give his life as a ransom for many” (Matthew 20:28). And I ...
The Bible says: "He that spared not His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all,
... sin from our lives, He will give us power to become safe to save (1 John 1:9, ...
There are some who believe that Jesus did not give up any of His divine
attributes ... And the Word became flesh, and dwelt among us, and we saw his
glory, glory as of ... At the end of His life He prayed to His Father to restore His
And we ought to lay down our lives for our brothers and sisters. New Living
Translation We know what real love is because Jesus gave up his life for us. ... in
this we have known the love, because he for us his life did lay down, and we
He came to give his life, to die, and his death would result in salvation for others.
... The Jewish leaders probably thought that Jesus' disciples would give up after
their leader ... But Jesus did it for us, and because he did it, we can be justified, ...
To answer a question about Jesus giving up anything by leaving heaven to ...
chose to live among us as a mortal for a time, and if indeed his life was as a
Could God not have found another way for our sins to be forgiven than Jesus
dying on the ... In addition, Deuteronomy 32:4 reminds us that “He is the Rock, his
works are ... just, and upright, and no one could have come up with anything
better. .... Recommended Resource: Jesus: The Greatest Life of All by Charles
Mar 16, 2008 ... On Palm Sunday, Jesus did not go to Jerusalem to preach; Jesus ... He
understands that he must offer his life to complete his mission. ... Jesus said, “
There is no greater love than this, that someone should lay down his life for his
friends. ... That's what the habit of love does—gives us the grace to risk the ...
Jan 12, 2011 ... His life, because He is the creator of all humanity, is of greater value than the sum
total of all human life. ... for us to have our sins forgiven and to be released from
the death ... Jesus lived a perfect life and therefore did not deserve the ... We
thank God the Father for giving up His Son Jesus Christ to be that ...