Coming to Christ

This is a subsidiary post of Coming to God.
It is also a subsidiary post of Relating to Christ.

Subsidiary post:  Come to Hear

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An asterisk at the beginning of the citation indicates a verse that while conveying the same idea, uses less explicit language that “coming to Jesus” or the like.

Matthew 5:1, 2  –  “When Jesus saw the crowds, He went up on the mountain; and after He sat down, His disciples came to Him…”

Matthew 11:28  –  “Come to Me…”

Matthew 19:14 (same as Mark 10:14 and Luke 18:6 both below)  –  “do not hinder them from coming to Me

Mark 1:45  –  “…and they were coming to Him from everywhere.”

Mark 2:13  –  “…and all the people were coming to Him, and He was teaching them.”

Mark 10:14 (same as Matthew 19:14 above and Luke 18:16 below)  –  “Permit the children to come to Me

Luke 6:46-49 – “Why do you call Me, ‘Lord, Lord,’ and do not do what I say?  Everyone who comes to Me and hears My words and acts on them, I will show you whom he is like…But the one who has heard and has not acted accordingly, is like…”

*Luke 15:17  –  “But when he came to his senses…”

*Luke 15:20  –  “And he got up and came to his father…”

Luke 18:16 (same as Matthew 19:14 and Mark 10:14 both above)  –  “Permit the children to come to Me

John 3:19
*John 3:20  –  “…and does not come to the light…”
*John 3:21  –  “But he who practices the truth comes to the light…”

John 3:26  –  “…He is baptizing and all are coming to Him.”

John 4:30  –  “…and were coming to Him.”

John 5:39, 40  –  “…and you are unwilling to come to Me…”

John 6:5  –  “…a large crowd was coming to Him…”

John 6:37  –  “All that the Father gives Me will come to Me, and the one who comes to Me I will certainly not cast out.”

John 11:29  –  “…she got up quickly and was coming to Him.”

*John 12:32  –  “And I, if I am lifted up from the earth, will draw all men to Myself.”

*John 14:6  –  “…no one comes to the Father but through Me.”

Hebrews 4:16  –  “Therefore let us draw near with confidence to the throne of grace…”
Hebrews 4:16 KJV  –  “Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace…”
Hebrews 4:16 NLT  –  “So let us come boldly to the throne of our gracious God…”

*Hebrews 11:6  –  “…for he who comes to God must…”

1 Peter 2:4  –  “And coming to Him as to a living stone…”

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