Jesus Is the One

Given the way that the Bible talks about Jesus, we owe Him a singularity of focus.

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Matthew 1:21  –  He is the one who saves His people from their sins.

Luke 6:46  –  He is the one we call Lord, and the one we obey.

John 5:23  –  He is the one we should honor as we have honored His Father (see Isaiah 22:24 below).

John 5:39  –  He is the one about whom the Scriptures were written.
John 5:40  –  He is the one to whom we are to come.

John 6:68  –  He is the one who has words of eternal life.

John 20:31  –  He is the one in whose name we have life.

Acts 2:36  –  He is the one made both Lord and Christ.

Acts 3:26  – He is the one who blesses us by turning us from our wicked ways.

Acts 4:11  –  He is the stone that, having been rejected by the builders, was made the cornerstone by God.
Acts 4:12  –  He is the only one in whom salvation can be found, and thus there is no other name that has a status like His.

Acts 10:42  –  He is the one appointed by God as Judge of the living and the dead.

1 Corinthians 1:30-31  –  He is the one who is to us wisdom, righteousness, sanctification, and redemption – all from God.

2 Corinthians 5:21  –  He is the one in whom God was at work reconciling the world to Himself.

2 Corinthians 11:3  –  He is the one to whom we should be simply and purely devoted.

Galatians 2:20  –  He is the one in whom our faith is placed day by day.

Ephesians 2:20  –  He is the cornerstone.

Philippians 3:8  –  He is the one we know, resulting in surpassing value to us.

Philippians 3:10  –  He is the one whom we should know.

Colossians 2:2  –  He is God’s mystery who can nonetheless be known.
Colossians 2:3  –  He is the one in whom all the treasures of wisdom and knowledge can be found.

Colossians 2:5  –  He is the one in whom we are to have a stable faith.

Colossians 3:24  –  He is the one whom we serve.

Hebrews 5:9  –  He is the one source of eternal salvation to those who obey Him.  This is verified in Acts 4:12 above.

Hebrews 5:11  –  He is the one about whom there is still much to say!

James 4:12  –  He is the one lawgiver and judge, the one able to save and to destroy.

1 Peter 1:2  –  He is the one we are called to obey.

1 Peter 1:8 –  He is the one whom we cannot see but nevertheless love and trust.

1 John 3:23  –  He is the one in whose name we should believe.

2 John 1:9  –  He is the one in whose teaching we must abide.

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Psalm 100:2  –  He is the one whom we are to serve with gladness.

Isaiah 31:6  –  He is the one to whom we return.

Isaiah 22:24  –  He is the one on whom hangs all the glory of His Father’s house (see John 5:23 above).

Jeremiah 9:23-24  –  He is the one whom knowing and understanding is something worth boasting about.

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