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.
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
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 ...
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;.
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
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 ...
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 ...
Mar 18, 2013 ... 18 Jesus says: “No man taketh it from me [that is His life], but I lay it down of
myself. ... Jesus' willing service - let us just meditate on it, and marvel about it,
and think ... Jesus willingly gave Himself up to His Father's will that a people be ...
Never once did Jesus unwillingly do what God perfectly re...