Greater love has no one than this, that someone lay down his life for his friends.
No longer do I call you servants, for the servant doesn't know what his lord does. But I have called you friends, for everything that I heard from my Father, I have made known to you.
But God commends his own love toward us, in that while we were yet sinners, Christ died for us.
nor height, nor depth, nor any other created thing, will be able to separate us from the love of God, which is in Christ Jesus our Lord.
By this God's love was revealed in us, that God has sent his one and only Son into the world that we might live through him.
In this is love, not that we loved God, but that he loved us, and sent his Son as the atoning sacrifice for our sins.
who was delivered up for our trespasses, and was raised for our justification.
Being therefore justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ;
The heart is deceitful above all things, and it is exceedingly corrupt: who can know it?
Much more then, being now justified by his blood, we will be saved from God's wrath through him.