What Is The Will Of God
Jesus stated that he came to do the Fathers will(Hebrews 10:7). Can you expound on that statement? What will is Jesus talking about here or said another way, what was the Father's will for Jesus?
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---mima on 5/21/06
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Jesus is the sacrifice for sin, he became sin who knew no sin in order to save sinuous man, and to convert and restore lost man by this New Covenant to true righteousness.
---Eloy on 10/23/08|
Hebrews 10:1-21 vs 9 Then said he, Lo, I come to do thy will, O God. He taketh away the first, that he may establish the second. vs. 10 By the which will we are sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once for all. vs But this man, after he had offered one sacrifice for sins for ever, sat down on the right hand of God;
---Ulrika on 3/7/07|
That all might come to repentence.
---tom2 on 6/15/06|
The will of the father was to reconcile himself to the world. the plan was foretold within the old testament. I will right my laws in their hearts and minds.Through prophecy of the old testament we see that God would send his son to die for all the sins of the world.for God so loved the world that he gave his only son so thst who soever might believe in him will not perish but have everlasting life.that was the fathers will .the work that jesus came to do.
---tom2 on 6/13/06|
that all would be saved.that jesus would die for the sins of the world.to sum it up that through his son he would reconcile himself to the world through the shed blood of his son,and that through him all might have eternal life.
---tom on 5/22/06|
The death and resurrection of Jesus for the forgiveness and cleansing of our sins, to be the perfect sacrifice for our sins, then to be raised from the dead so that death no longer has power over us. In the Garden of Gethsemane Jesus prayed: "Father if it be possible, let this cup pass from me, nevertheless, not my will, but thine be done." Right after that Jesus was crucified.
---Donna9759 on 5/22/06|
 For by one offering he hath perfected for ever them that are sanctified.
 Whereof the Holy Ghost also is a witness to us: for after that he had said before,
 This is the covenant that I will make with them after those days, saith the Lord, I will put my laws into their hearts, and in their minds will I write them;
 And their sins and iniquities will I remember no more.
---Fred_S. on 5/22/06|
The will of His Father was for Jesus to come to earth, to be made lower than the angels,and be born as a human,live a sinless life here on earth, subject Himself to much sorrow, go to the Cross, take on Himself the sins of all mankind, from beginning to end; this is the part that He sweat blood over in the garden. To die on the Cross, spend three days in upper sheol in total dependence to His Father, rise again and take His place on the right hand of the His Father, forever after to be both God and man.
---Debbie on 5/22/06|
The will of the Father was to have perfect fellowship with mankind, (generic term). Since that fellowhip was broken by the sin of Adam, He had to find another way to reunite His proper relationship with man. This was done by sending His Son, Jesus and having Him die. Christ fulfilled the demands of the Law and didn't have to die, but Christ choose to because it was the will of the Father. This was the only way God had of re-uniting man with Himself.
---wivv on 5/21/06|
john 3/16 say for god so loved the world that he gave his only son so that who might believe in him will not perish but have everlasting life. but he also came to be an eample for us who would believe. you after accepting jesus are suppose to be a new creature living a life after his example. don,t ask what would jesus do, ask what do I do to be like jesus.
---tom on 5/21/06|