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I. The Atonement
John 5:39 - You search the scriptures; for in them you think you have eternal life: and it is they that testify of me.
John 8:56 - Your father Abraham rejoiced to see my day: and he saw it, and was glad.
Mark 9:12 - And he answered them, Elijah truly comes first, and restores all things; and how is it written of the Son of man, that he must suffer many things, and be treated with contempt?
Matthew 17:12 - But I say to you, That Elijah has already come, and they did not know him, but have done to him whatever they pleased. Likewise shall the Son of man suffer at their hands.
Luke 22:22 - Truly the Son of man goes, as it was determined: but woe to that man by whom he is betrayed!
Matthew 26:24 - The Son of man goes as it is written of him: but woe to that man by whom the Son of man is betrayed! it would have been better for that man if he had not been born.
Mark 14:21 - The Son of man shall indeed go, just as it is written of him: but woe to that man by whom the Son of man is betrayed! it would be better for that man if he had never been born.
Luke 9:22 - Saying, The Son of man must suffer many things, and be rejected by the elders and chief priests and scribes, and be slain, and be raised on the third day.
Matthew 20:18 - Behold, we go up to Jerusalem; and the Son of man shall be betrayed to the chief priests and to the scribes, and they shall condemn him to death,
Matthew 20:19 - And shall deliver him to the Gentiles to mock, and to scourge, and to crucify him: and on the third day he shall be raised up.
Mark 10:33 - Saying, Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem; and the Son of man shall be delivered to the chief priests, and to the scribes; and they shall condemn him to death, and shall deliver him to the Gentiles:
Mark 10:34 - And they shall mock him, and shall scourge him, and shall spit upon him, and shall kill him: and the third day he shall rise again.
Luke 18:31 - Then he took the twelve aside, and said to them, Behold, we are going up to Jerusalem, and all things that are written by the prophets concerning the Son of man shall be accomplished.
Luke 18:32 - For he shall be delivered to the Gentiles, and shall be mocked, and spitefully treated, and spit upon:
Luke 18:33 - And they shall flog him, and put him to death: and on the third day he shall rise again.
Matthew 26:31 - Then Jesus said to them, This night all of you shall fall away because of me: for it is written, I will strike the shepherd, and the sheep of the flock shall be scattered.
Mark 14:27 - And Jesus said to them, All you shall fall away because of me: for it is written, I will strike the shepherd, and the sheep shall be scattered.
Luke 24:46 - And said to them, Thus it is written, that the Christ should suffer, and rise from the dead on the third day:
Luke 24:47 - And that repentance for forgiveness of sins should be preached in his name among all nations, beginning at Jerusalem.
Luke 22:37 - For I say to you, that this scripture must yet be fulfilled in me, And he was reckoned among the transgressors: for that which refers to me has its fulfillment.
Luke 24:44 - He said to them, These are the words which I spoke to you, while I was yet with you, that all things must be fulfilled which are written about me in the law of Moses, and in the prophets, and in the psalms.
Luke 21:28 - And when these things begin to come to pass, then look up, and lift up your heads; for your redemption draws near.
John 3:14 - And as Moses lifted up the serpent in the wilderness, so must the Son of man be lifted up:
John 3:15 - That whoever believes in him may have eternal life.
John 12:32 - And I, if I be lifted up from the earth, will draw all men to myself.
John 15:13 - Greater love has no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends.
John 12:24 - Truly, truly, I say to you, Unless a grain of wheat falls into the ground and dies, it remains alone: but if it dies, it brings forth much fruit.
John 14:19 - Yet a little while, and the world will see me no more; but you shall see me: because I live, you also shall live.
John 16:7 - Nevertheless, I tell you the truth; It is for your good that I go away: for if I do not go away, the Comforter will not come to you; but if I depart, I will send him to you.
John 3:13 - No man has ascended to heaven, but he who came down from heaven, the Son of man.
John 16:20 - Truly, truly, I say to you, You shall weep and lament, but the world shall rejoice: and you shall be sorrowful, but your sorrow shall be turned into joy.
John 16:22 - So also you have sorrow now: but I will see you again, and your heart shall rejoice, and no man shall take your joy from you.
John 3:16 - For God so loved the world, that he gave his only begotten Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish, but have eternal life.
John 10:36 - Do you say of him, whom the Father has sanctified, and sent into the world, You blaspheme; because I said, I am the Son of God?
John 3:18 - He who believes in him is not condemned: but he who does not believe is condemned already, because he has not believed in the name of the only begotten Son of God.
John 12:47 - And if any man hears my words, and does not believe, I do not judge him: for I did not come to judge the world, but to save the world.
John 3:17 - For God did not send his Son into the world to condemn the world; but that the world might be saved through him.
Luke 19:10 - For the Son of man has come to seek and to save that which was lost.
Luke 9:56 - And they went to another village.
John 8:24 - Therefore I said to you, that you shall die in your sins: for if you do not believe that I am he, you shall die in your sins.
John 16:33 - These things I have spoken to you, that in me you might have peace. In the world you shall have tribulation: but be of good cheer; I have overcome the world.
Luke 13:34 - O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, which kills the prophets, and stones those who are sent to you; how often would I have gathered your children together, as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, and you would not allow it!
Luke 13:35 - Behold, your house is left to you desolate: and truly I say to you, You shall not see me, until the time comes when you shall say, Blessed is he who comes in the name of the Lord.
John 10:7 - Then Jesus said to them again, Truly, truly, I say to you, I am the door of the sheep.
John 10:9 - I am the door: if any man enters by me, he shall be saved, and shall go in and out, and find pasture.
John 10:10 - The thief comes only to steal, and to kill, and to destroy: I have come that they might have life, and that they might have it more abundantly.
John 10:11 - I am the good shepherd: the good shepherd lays down his life for the sheep.
John 10:15 - Just as the Father knows me, and I know the Father: and I lay down my life for the sheep.
John 10:16 - And I have other sheep, which are not of this fold: I must bring them also, and they shall hear my voice; and there shall be one fold, and one shepherd.
John 10:17 - Therefore my Father loves me, because I lay down my life, that I might take it up again.
John 10:18 - No man takes it from me, but I lay it down of my own accord. I have power to lay it down, and I have power to take it up again. This commandment I have received from my Father.
Mark 10:45 - For even the Son of man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many.
Matthew 20:28 - Even as the Son of man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life a ransom for many.
John 6:38 - For I came down from heaven, not to do my own will, but the will of him who sent me.
John 6:39 - And this is the will of him who sent me, that of all he has given me I should lose nothing, but should raise it up on the last day.
John 6:40 - And this is the will of my Father, that every one who sees the Son, and believes in him, may have eternal life: and I will raise him up on the last day.
John 8:28 - Then Jesus said to them, When you have lifted up the Son of man, then you shall know that I am he, and that I do nothing by myself; but I speak these things as my Father has taught me.
John 6:51 - I am the living bread which came down from heaven: if any man eat of this bread, he shall live forever: and the bread that I will give is my flesh, which I will give for the life of the world.
Luke 22:19 - And he took bread, and gave thanks, and broke it, and gave to them, saying, This is my body which is given for you: do this in remembrance of me.
1 Corinthians 11:24 - And when he had given thanks, he broke it, and said, This is my body, which is for you: do this in remembrance of me.
Mark 14:24 - And he said to them, This is my blood of the covenant, which is shed for many.
Luke 22:20 - Likewise he took the cup after supper, saying, This cup is the new covenant in my blood.
1 Corinthians 11:25 - In the same manner he took the cup, after supper, saying, This cup is the new covenant in my blood: do this, as often as you drink it, in remembrance of me.
John 13:10 - Jesus said to him, He who has bathed needs only to wash his feet, but he is clean all over: and you are clean, but not all of you.
John 13:7 - Jesus answered and said to him, What I do you do not understand now; but you shall understand later.
John 13:8 - Peter said to him, You shall never wash my feet. Jesus answered him, If I do not wash you, you have no part with me.
John 17:1 - These words Jesus spoke, and lifted up his eyes to heaven, and said, Father, the hour has come; glorify your Son, that your Son may glorify you:
John 17:2 - Since you have given him power over all flesh, that he should give eternal life to as many as you have given him.
John 17:3 - And this is life eternal, that they might know you, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom you have sent.
John 17:4 - I have glorified you on the earth: I have finished the work which you gave me to do.
John 17:6 - I have manifested your name to the men whom you gave me out of the world: yours they were, and you gave them to me; and they have kept your word.
John 17:19 - And for their sakes I sanctify myself, that they also might be sanctified in the truth.
John 17:20 - I do not pray for these alone, but also for those who shall believe in me through their word;
John 17:21 - That they all may be one; as you, Father, are in me, and I in you, that they also may be one in us: that the world may believe that you have sent me.
John 17:23 - I in them, and you in me, that they may be made perfectly one; and that the world may know that you have sent me, and have loved them, as you have loved me.
John 12:27 - Now is my soul troubled; and shall I say, Father, save me from this hour? but it is for this reason that I came to this hour.
Mark 14:36 - And he said, Abba, Father, all things are possible for you; take away this cup from me: nevertheless not what I will, but what you will.
Matthew 26:39 - And he went a little further, and fell on his face, and prayed, saying, O my Father, if it is possible, let this cup pass from me: nevertheless, not as I will, but as you will.
Luke 22:42 - Saying, Father, if you are willing, remove this cup from me: nevertheless not my will, but yours, be done.
Matthew 26:42 - He went away again, a second time, and prayed, saying, O my Father, if this may not pass away from me, except I drink it, your will be done.
John 18:11 - Then Jesus said to Peter, Put your sword into its sheath: the cup which my Father has given me, shall I not drink it?
Luke 24:26 - Was it not necessary for the Christ to have suffered these things, and to enter into his glory?
John 19:30 - When Jesus received the vinegar, he said, It is finished: and he bowed his head, and gave up his spirit.
John 11:25 - Jesus said to her, I am the resurrection, and the life: he who believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live:
John 11:26 - And whoever lives and believes in me shall never die. Do you believe this?