Jesus said he was choosing to lay down his life. For us. Jesus said, "Greater love
has no one than this, that someone lays down his life for his friends."<sup>2</sup> But, why ...
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 ...
Jesus became sin for us and bore our sins in His body on the cross--thus fulfilling
the Law. ... Eph. 5:2, "and walk in love, just as Christ also loved you, and gave
Himself up for us, an offering and a sacrifice to God as a fragrant ... Christian Life.
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, ...
Sep 18, 2009 ... The events leading up to the arrest and crucifixion of Jesus are ... 'For the Son of
Man himself did not come to be served but to serve, and to give his life as ...
offered for us, he purged, abolished and extinguished whatever guilt ...
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
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
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 ...
Jesus, having the power to "lay it down" or "take it again," freely gave up his life. It
truly doesn't matter who "killed" Jesus. The ones who nailed the nails only ...