norris_hiscrossandyours.doc 77KB 129 downloads
Document Update: 15 April 2012
hiscrossandyours_norris.pdf 62.2KB 105 downloads
Edited by Librarian, 15 April 2012 - 05:37 AM.
Document and Thread Update
Jump to content
Posted 01 August 2007 - 01:35 AM
"If any man would come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me:" (Matthew 16:24)*
"When they saw some of His disciples eat their bread with defiled, that is unwashed, hands, they found fault. For the Pharisees and all the Jews will not eat unless they scrub their hands with the fist, holding the tradition of the elders" (Mark 7:2-3).
"Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, hypocrites! For you make clean the outside of the cup and plate, but within they are full of extortion and excess ... You are like whitewashed tombs, which outwardly appear beautiful, but inside are full of dead men's bones and of all uncleanness. Even so you also appear outwardly righteous to men, but inside you are full of hypocrisy and iniquity" (Matthew 23:25-29).
"There is nothing from outside a man which can defile him by going in: but the things which issue out of a man are the ones that defile him . . . For from inside, out of the heart of men, evil thoughts issue: fornications, thefts, murders, adulteries, covetings, wickedness, deceit, lewdness, envy, blasphemy, pride, foolishness: all these evil things issue from within and defile the man" (Mark 7:15-23).
Posted 01 August 2007 - 01:37 AM
"the LORD saw that the wickedness of man was great in the earth, and that every imagination of the thoughts of his heart was only evil continually" (Genesis 6:5).
"I will not again curse the ground any more for man's sake: because the imagination of man's heart is evil from his youth" (Genesis 8:21).
"The heart is deceitful above all things, and it is desperately sick: who can know it?" (Jeremiah 17:9).
"The works of the flesh are plain, and are these: fornication, uncleanness, lewdness, idolatry, sorcery, enmities, strife, jealousies, wraths, factions, divisions, heresies, envyings, drunkenness, revellings, and such like: of which I forewarn you, even as I did forewarn you, that they who practise such things shall not inherit the kingdom of God" (Galatians 5:19-21).
Posted 01 August 2007 - 01:44 AM
"Since then the children are partakers of flesh and blood, Jesus also, Himself, in the same way partook of this" (Hebrews 2:14);
"We do not have a High Priest who cannot be affected by the feeling of our weaknesses; but One who was in every way tempted just as we are, though He did no sin" (Hebrews 4:15).
"He did no sin, and no guile was found in His mouth; when He was reviled He did not revile in return; when He suffered He did not threaten. He gave Himself into the hands of Him who judges righteously" (1 Peter 2:23).
Posted 01 August 2007 - 01:48 AM
"As He went out on His way, someone ran to Him, kneeled to Him, and asked Him: 'Good Master, what shall I do that I may inherit eternal life?' And Jesus said to him, 'Why do you call Me good? Nobody is good except One, that is, God" (Mark 10:17-18).
"In the days of His flesh, having offered up prayers and supplications with strong crying and tears to Him who was able to save Him out of death, and having been heard for His godly fear, though He was a Son, yet He learned obedience by the things which He suffered" (Hebrews 5:7-8).
"I do always those things that are pleasing to Him (John 8:29).
"Not My will, but Thine, be done" (Luke 22:42).
"Him, being delivered up by the determinate counsel and foreknowledge of God, you did crucify and slay by the hands of lawless men. Him has God raised up, having loosed the pangs of death, because it was not possible that He should be held by it" (Acts 2:23-24).
"Since then the children (of men whom Christ came to save) share in flesh and blood, Jesus also Himself, in the same way shared the same nature, that through His death He might destroy him which had the power of death, that is, the devil" (Hebrews 2:14).
Posted 01 August 2007 - 01:50 AM
"I cast out demons and perform cures today and tomorrow, and the third day I shall be made perfect" (Luke 13:32);
"It was proper for God, in bringing many sons to glory, to make perfect the Captain of our salvation through sufferings" (Hebrews 2:10);
"Though Jesus was a Son, He learned obedience by the things which He suffered, and having been made perfect He became to all those who obey Him the Author of eternal salvation" - (Hebrews 5:8-9);
"The law appoints high priests who have infirmities but the word of God's oath, which was after the law, appoints a Son, made perfect for ever more" (Hebrews 7:28).
"Have this mind in you which was also in Christ Jesus, who, being in the form of God, did not think it a lawful prize to seek equality with God, but emptied Himself, taking the form of a slave, being made in the likeness of men. Being found in fashion as a man He humbled Himself, becoming obedient even to death, and that the death of the cross. For this reason God has highly exalted Him, and given Him the name which is above every name, that in the name of Jesus every knee should bow, of those in heaven, and on earth, and under the earth, and that every tongue should confess that Jesus is Lord, to the glory of God the Father" (Philippians 2:5-11).
Posted 01 August 2007 - 01:53 AM
"Be it far from Thee, Lord. This shall never be unto Thee!" (Matthew 16:22).But Jesus, so far from allowing Peter to dissuade Him from crucifixion, required him to accept it, not only as - the right thing for Jesus to do, but as the right and essential thing for every disciple:
"If any man would come after Me, let him deny himself, and take up his cross, and follow Me" (Matthew 16:24).
"They took Jesus therefore: and He went out, carrying His cross for Himself, unto the place called The Place of a Skull, which is called in Hebrew, Golgotha" (John 19:17),
"I have been crucified with Christ, yet I live; and yet no longer I, but Christ liveth in me: and the life which I now live in the flesh I live in faith, the faith which is of the Son of God, Who loved me, and gave Himself up for me" (Galatians 2:20):
"Far be it from me to glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and l to the world" (Galatians 6:14);
"They that are Christ's have crucified the flesh, with its passions and lusts" (Galatians 5:24);
"We were buried with Him through baptism into death ... our old man was crucified with Him, that the body of sin might be done away, that so we should no longer be in bondage to sin" (Romans 6:4,6).
"We indeed justly, for we receive the due reward of our deeds: but this Man has done nothing amiss" (Luke 23:41).
Posted 01 August 2007 - 01:58 AM
"Unless a man is born again, he cannot see the kingdom of God . . . Unless a man is born of water and the Spirit, he cannot enter the kingdom of God" (John 3:3,5);
"When the kindness of God our saviour, and His love toward man appeared, not by works of righteousness which we have done, but according to His mercy He saved us, through the washing of regeneration and renewing of the Holy Spirit ... that, being justified by His grace, we might be made heirs according to the hope of eternal life" (Titus 3:5-7);
"Being born again, not of corruptible seed, but of incorruptible, through the Word of God that lives and endures" (1 Peter 1:23).
"was led as a sheep to the slaughter; and as a lamb before his shearer is dumb, so did he not open His mouth" (Acts 8:32; Isaiah 53:7-8).
"has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows ... was wounded for our transgressions and was bruised for our iniquities. The chastisement of our peace was upon Him, and with His stripes we are healed. All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned every one to his own way; and the LORD has laid on Him the iniquity of us all" (Isaiah 53:4-6).
"Let it be so now, for this is the way for us to fulfil all righteousness" (Matthew 3:15).
Posted 01 August 2007 - 02:01 AM
"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; compare 1 Timothy 2:6), or,
"You were redeemed, not with corruptible things, with silver or gold, from your vain manner of life handed down from your fathers; but with the precious blood of Christ, as of a lamb without blemish and without spot" (1 Peter 1:18-19).
"God had commended His love toward us in that, while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us" (Romans 5:8).
"These are they which are come out of great tribulation, and have washed their robes, and made them white in the blood of the lamb" (Revelation 7:14);
"You have come to Jesus, the Mediator of the new covenant, and to the blood of sprinkling, which speaks better things than that of Abel" (Hebrews 12:24).
Posted 01 August 2007 - 02:04 AM
"It is Christ that died, yes, rather, that was raised from the dead, who is at the right hand of God, who makes intercession for us" (Romans 8:34);
"It was right that Christ should in all things be made like to His brethren, that He might be a faithful high priest in things concerning God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people. For in that He Himself has suffered being tempted, He is able to succour them that are tempted" (Hebrews 2:17-18);
"Let us therefore draw near with boldness to the throne of grace, that we may receive mercy, and may find grace to help in time of need" (Hebrews 4:16).
"Inasmuch as it is appointed to men once to die, and after this the judgment; so Christ also, having been once offered to bear the sins of many, shall appear a second time, without sin, to them that wait for Him, unto salvation" (Hebrews 9:28).
"Let it be so now, for this is the way for us to fulfil all righteousness" (Matthew 3:15),
"we have an Advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous" (1 John 2:1).
"He that spared not His own Son, but delivered Him up for us all, how is it possible that He should not also with Him freely give us all things?" (Romans 8:32).
0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users