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, ...
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
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 ...
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 ...
We know what real love is because Jesus gave up his life for us. ... because he
for us his life did lay down, and we ought for the brethren the lives to lay down;.
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 ...
Was there any purpose in the horrible torture that Jesus endured? ... for our
iniquities; the punishment that brought us peace was upon him, and by his
wounds we are healed” (Isaiah 53:3, 5). ... My strength is dried up like a potsherd,
and my tongue sticks to the roof of my mouth; you ... Did the Romans give Jesus
He who spoke the words before us, we must carefully remember, was God as
well as man. His ... He Himself said, "I lay down my life that I might take it again.