For God did not send His Son into the world to condemn the world, but to save the world through Him.
Cross ReferencesJohn 3:34
For the One whom God has sent speaks the words of God, for God gives the Spirit without limit.
But I have testimony more substantial than that of John. For the works that the Father has given Me to accomplish--the very works I am doing--testify about Me that the Father has sent Me.
nor does His word abide in you, because you do not believe the One He sent.
Jesus replied, "The work of God is this: to believe in the One He has sent."
For I have come down from heaven, not to do My own will, but to do the will of Him who sent Me.
Just as the living Father sent Me and I live because of the Father, so also the one who feeds on Me will live because of Me.
but I know Him, because I am from Him and He sent Me."
"No one, Lord," she answered. "Then neither do I condemn you," Jesus declared. "Now go and sin no more."
You judge according to the flesh; I judge no one.
then what about the One whom the Father sanctified and sent into the world? How then can you accuse Me of blasphemy for stating that I am the Son of God?
I knew that You always hear Me, but I say this for the benefit of the people standing here, so they may believe that You sent Me."
As for anyone who hears My words and does not keep them, I do not judge him. For I have not come to judge the world, but to save the world.
Now this is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom You have sent.
For I have given them the words You gave Me, and they have received them. They knew with certainty that I came from You, and they believed that You sent Me.
As You sent Me into the world, I have also sent them into the world.
that all of them may be one, as You, Father, are in Me, and I am in You. May they also be in Us, so that the world may believe that You sent Me.
I in them and You in Me--that they may be perfectly united, so that the world may know that You sent Me and have loved them just as You have loved Me.
Righteous Father, although the world has not known You, I know You, and they know that You sent Me.
Again Jesus said to them, "Peace be with you. As the Father has sent Me, so also I am sending you."
1 John 4:14
And we have seen and testify that the Father has sent His Son to be the Savior of the world.
Chapter Outline1. Jesus teaches Nicodemus the necessity of being born again,
14. of faith in his death,
16. the great love of God toward the world,
18. and the condemnation for unbelief.
22. Jesus baptizes in Judea.
23. The baptism, witness, and doctrine of John concerning Jesus.
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