IT IS WRITTEN….JESUS OFTEN QUOTES AND “CLAIMS” THE SCRIPTURES AND
But He answered and said, “It is written, ‘Man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God.’”
Jesus said to him, “It is written again, ‘You shall not tempt the Lord your God.’
Then Jesus said to him, “Away with you, Satan! For it is written, ‘You shall worship the Lord your God, and Him only you shall serve.’”
For this is he of whom it is written: ‘Behold, I send My messenger before Your face, Who will prepare Your way before You.
And He said to them, “It is written, ‘My house shall be called a house of prayer,’ but you have made it a ‘den of thieves.”
The Son of Man indeed goes just as it is written of Him, but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would have been good for that man if he had not been born.
[Jesus Predicts Peter’s Denial ] Then Jesus said to them, “All of you will be made to stumble because of Me this night, for it is written: ‘I will strike the Shepherd, And the sheep of the flock will be scattered.’
He answered and said to them, “Well did Isaiah prophesy of you hypocrites, as it is written: ‘This people honors Me with their lips, But their heart is far from Me.
Then He answered and told them, “Indeed, Elijah is coming first and restores all things. And how is it written concerning the Son of Man, that He must suffer many things and be treated with contempt?
But I say to you that Elijah has also come, and they did to him whatever they wished, as it is written of him.”
(in Context) Mark 9 (Whole Chapter) Other Translations.
Then He taught, saying to them, “Is it not written, ‘My house shall be called a house of prayer for all nations’? But you have made it a ‘den of thieves.’ ”
(in Context) Mark 11 (Whole Chapter) Other Translations.
The Son of Man indeed goes just as it is written of Him, but woe to that man by whom the Son of Man is betrayed! It would have been good for that man if he had never been born.”
[ Jesus Predicts Peter’s Denial ] Then Jesus said to them, “All of you will be made to stumble because of Me this night, for it is written: ‘I will strike the Shepherd, And the sheep will be scattered.’
INHERITANCE: Jesus died to leave us more than forgiveness and eternal life.
And if you are Christ’s, then you are Abraham’s seed, and heirs according to the promise.
that the Gentiles should be fellow heirs, of the same body, and partakers of His promise in Christ through the gospel.
that having been justified by His grace we should become heirs according to the hope of eternal life.
open their eyes, in order to turn them from darkness to light, and from the power of Satan to God, that they may receive forgiveness of sins and an inheritance among those who are sanctified by faith in Me.’
For if the inheritance is of the law, it is no longer of promise; but God gave it to Abraham by promise.
OWNING THE PROMISES
In Him also we have obtained an inheritance, being predestined according to the purpose of Him who works all things according to the counsel of His will,
who is the guarantee of our inheritance until the redemption of the purchased possession, to the praise of His glory.
the eyes of your understanding being enlightened; that you may know what is the hope of His calling, what are the riches of the glory of His inheritance in the saints.
giving thanks to the Father who has qualified us to be partakers of the inheritance of the saints in the light.
knowing that from the Lord you will receive the reward of the inheritance; for you serve the Lord Christ.
THE WRITTEN PROMISES OF GOD: IF JESUS “CLAIMED” THEM WHY NOT US/YOU?
who are Israelites, to whom pertain the adoption, the glory, the covenants, the giving of the law, the service of God, and the promises;
Now I say that Jesus Christ has become a servant to the circumcision for the truth of God, to confirm the promises made to the fathers,
2 Corinthians 1:20
For all the promises of God in Him are Yes, and in Him Amen, to the glory of God through us.!
2 Corinthians 7:1
Therefore, having these promises, beloved, let us cleanse ourselves from all filthiness of the flesh and spirit, perfecting holiness in the fear of God.
Now to Abraham and his Seed were the promises made. He does not say, “And to seeds,” as of many, but as of one, “And to your Seed,” who is Christ.!
2 Peter 1:4
by which have been given to us exceedingly great and precious promises, that through
these you may be partakers of the divine nature, having escaped the corruption that is in the world through lust.
He did not waver at the promise of God through unbelief, but was strengthened in faith, giving glory to God.
And if you are Christ’s, then you are Abraham’s seed, and heirs according to the promise.”
Now we, brethren, as Isaac was, are children of promise.
[ The Promise of Rest ] Therefore, since a promise remains of entering His rest, let us fear lest any of you seem to have come short of it.
[ God’s Infallible Purpose in Christ ] For when God made a promise to Abraham, because He could swear by no one greater, He swore by Himself,
And so, after he had patiently endured, he obtained the promise.
THE MISSION OF JESUS AND OUR GOAL: SOZO….. Jesus often used this word to describe being saved from sins and destruction and healing.
The NAS New Testament Greek Lexicon: SOZO from a primary sos (contraction for saoz,
“safe”) DEFINITION: to save, keep safe and sound, to rescue from danger or destruction!
one (from injury or peril)to save a suffering one (from perishing), i.e. one suffering from
disease, to make well, heal, restore to health to preserve one who is in danger of destruction, to save or rescue to save in the technical biblical sense. Download this PDF