He did not want to face pain and agony, but He chose obedience to His Father ...
that the only way for humankind to be saved was for Him to give His life for them.
... provides a model to help us understand why Jesus had to shed His blood for
us. ... God, a perfect blood sacrifice had to be offered to atone (or make up for) sin
Jan 31, 2007 ... Why did Jesus Christ suffer and die? Based on the ... I see Christ suffering and
dying “to give his life as a ransom for many” (Matthew 20:28).
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, ...
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, ...
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 ...
Apr 5, 2012 ... During this Easter season, may we all pause and thank God that Jesus Christ did
not refuse to go to the cross, but gave His life for us. And may ...
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 ... the
principalities and powers lawfully detained us to pay the penalty.
Apr 22, 2011 ... This is what it means that Christ died for us (Romans 5:8) and gave himself for ...
of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life a ransom ... 15:
3) and “Who Himself bore up our sins in His body on the tree…
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