What they did to Jesus, they do to us—trial and torture, mockery and murder; what Jesus did among them, he does in us—he lives! One Greek word, tetelestai , spoken in the perfect tense, by Jesus on the cross, and it was finished at that moment, and for all time. So then you are no longer foreigners and noncitizens, but you are fellow citizens with the saints and members of God's household, because you have been built on the foundation of the apostles and prophets, with Christ Jesus himself as the cornerstone. And look at why Paul said that this was done. By his wounds you were healed. But go, tell his disciples, even Peter, that he is going ahead of you into Galilee. So Pilate decided that their demand should be granted. We have the privilege of reading things after the fact, when in reality that is how God saw them all the time.
But the fact is he brought a message that withered the Roman Empire. I myself had been disappointed by others who call themselves Christians. You do not see him now but you believe in him, and so you rejoice with an indescribable and glorious joy, because you are attaining the goal of your faith— the salvation of your souls. If I follow where my Master leads, He may literally call me to lay down my life. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
For when I am weak, then I am strong 2 Corinthians 12:7-10. The Geneva Bible 1587 Wee are afflicted on euery side, yet are we not in distresse: we are in doubt, but yet wee despaire not. And how certain is it, that in all such cases God will interpose by his grace, and aid his people, and save them from absolute despair. But he handed Jesus over to their will. God is not confined to time and space so everything is here and now in His eyes. What is this that they are testifying against you? For this reason I tell you that the kingdom of God will be taken from you and given to a people who will produce its fruit. We are in povertie: but not vtterly without somwhat.
Overthrown and cast to the earth, but even then rescued from the enemy, standing over them prostrate, so that they are not destroyed. This woman seems to have come away severely broken, but not bitter. And this was so that Jesus would be manifest in Him. Neither did Herod, for he sent him back to us. He then modeled what He requires of all of those that desire to be His followers, we must deny ourselves, take up His cross daily, and follow Him no matter the cost. Concerning this thing I pleaded with the Lord three times that it might depart from me. Then, after he had Jesus flogged, he handed him over to be crucified.
My friend, today Father woke you up one more time for you to know that you are not defeated, that you are not alone. He was pressed for room, as it were, but he still had room to preach the gospel. Remember that woman in the donut shop? But Peter was following him from a distance, all the way to the high priest's courtyard. But the chief priests stirred up the crowd to have him release Barabbas instead. We have heard it ourselves from his own lips! Even though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
He was comforted in his tribulation; that we may be able to comfort those who are in any trouble, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God. And yet, in his weakness, he is strong. And as a result of their times of brokenness, they became mighty instruments of God through whom He changed the world. She tried not to cry as she said it. Paul affirmed that dying to himself, so that the glory of Jesus Christ may be displayed more clearly in and through him, led to life in the experience of his brothers and sisters in Corinth. Its production was one of the major sources of income in the Holy Land over thousands of years, including modern times when the olive oil is an essential ingredient in the Middle East cuisine. When I examined him before you, I did not find this man guilty of anything you accused him of doing.
For whoever is ashamed of me and my words, the Son of Man will be ashamed of that person when he comes in his glory and in the glory of the Father and of the holy angels. From where I sat, I could see that she was watching us intensely and listening to our conversation. He is the one you must respect; he is the one you must fear. Paul said, For we do not want you to be ignorant, brethren, of our trouble which came to us in Asia: that we were burdened beyond measure, above strength, so that we despaired even of life v. Clarke's Notes on the Bible We are troubled on every side - We have already seen, in the notes on the ninth chapter of the preceding epistle, that St.
It was nine o'clock in the morning when they crucified him. Get up, let us go. Now the ones who had arrested Jesus led him to Caiaphas, the high priest, in whose house the experts in the law and the elders had gathered. Then they knelt down and paid homage to him. In every way we're troubled, but we aren't crushed by our troubles. But from now on the Son of Man will be seated at the right hand of the power of God.
For we who live are always being given over to death for Jesus' sake, so that the life of Jesus also may be manifested in our mortal flesh. And our hope for you is steadfast, because we know that as you are partakers of the sufferings, so also you will partake of the consolation vv. Do not be afraid; do not be discouraged. If he comes down now from the cross, we will believe in him! Why do we still need witnesses? Look at how it tells us. Even when we don't know what to do, we never give up.