Jesus paid the price for us to be well – a Bible verse on healing 1 Peter 2:24
Who His own self bore our sins in His body on the tree that we having died to sins might live to righteousness: by whose stripes you were healed,
1 Peter 2: 24
I have read that the brutal Roman flogging that Jesus endured was horrific and violent. A flagellum similar to a ‘cat o’ nine tails’ that had several leather strands attached embedded with lead and sharp pieces of bone was the instrument of torture.
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He will never let us be lost!
For God so loved the world, that He gave his one and only Son, that whoever believes in Him should not perish, but have eternal life.
This great love dispels all doubts about our eternal destination.
For God so greatly loved and dearly prized the world that He [even] gave up His only begotten (unique) Son, so that whoever believes in (trusts in, clings to, relies on) Him shall not perish (come to destruction, be lost) but have eternal (everlasting) life.
John 3:16 AMP
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The word of God is living and active
For the word of God is living and active, and sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing even to the dividing of soul and spirit, of both joints and marrow, and is able to discern the thoughts and intentions of the heart.
This scripture is particularly beautiful in the Amplified Bible which brings out the full, rich meaning.
For the Word that God speaks is alive and full of power [making it active, operative, energizing, and effective]; it is sharper than any two-edged sword, penetrating to the dividing line of the breath of life (soul) and [the immortal] spirit, and of joints and marrow [of the deepest parts of our nature], exposing and sifting and analyzing and judging the very thoughts and purposes of the heart. Hebrews 4:12 Amplified
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Today, a Bible verse on faith
All authority has been given to me in Heaven and on Earth – Matthew 28:18
Jesus made this magnificent statement at the end of the Gospel of Matthew. Jesus had just risen from the dead – it was triumphant Easter morning.
Earlier in this Bible chapter we read that an angel with an appearance like lightning and wearing clothes that were white as snow had rolled away the massive stone that sealed Jesus’ tomb.
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