I cling to my Lord who is my Helper, Saviour and Friend.
Published September 13th, 2018; Updated September 13th, 2018
Main point summary
Christ died and rose again to free you from sin and to bring you, by his merit, into the hope of the glory of God.
1 Peter 3:18
For Christ also m suffered 1 n once for sins,
Christ paid the penalty for sin
the righteous for the unrighteous,
IN OTHER WORDS, He died being perfect and blameless for those who were guilty and deserving of punishment
o that he might bring us to God,
IN ORDER THAT he could lovingly and unilaterally be our advocate and our righteousness before a holy and just God
being put to death p in the flesh
BY dying in human flesh
but made alive q in the spirit,
NEVERTHELESS, he was raised by the Holy Spirit, vindicated and victorious over death and sin