See, the virgin will become pregnant and give birth to a son, and they will name Him Immanuel, which is translated "God is with us."
Don't you believe that I am in the Father and the Father is in Me? The words I speak to you I do not speak on My own. The Father who lives in Me does His works.
Believe Me that I am in the Father and the Father is in Me. Otherwise, believe because of the works themselves.
In that day you will know that I am in My Father, you are in Me, and I am in you.
I am in them and You are in Me. May they be made completely one, so the world may know You have sent Me and have loved them as You have loved Me.
And most certainly, the mystery of godliness is great: He was manifested in the flesh, justified in the Spirit, seen by angels, preached among the Gentiles, believed on in the world, taken up in glory.
They are justified freely by His grace through the redemption that is in Christ Jesus.
God presented Him as a propitiation through faith in His blood, to demonstrate His righteousness, because in His restraint God passed over the sins previously committed.
He presented Him to demonstrate His righteousness at the present time, so that He would be righteous and declare righteous the one who has faith in Jesus.
For if their being rejected is world reconciliation, what will their acceptance mean but life from the dead?
My little children, I am writing you these things so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father-- Jesus Christ the righteous One.
He Himself is the propitiation for our sins, and not only for ours, but also for those of the whole world.
Love consists in this: not that we loved God, but that He loved us and sent His Son to be the propitiation for our sins.
[Davidic. A Maskil.] How happy is the one whose transgression is forgiven, whose sin is covered!
How happy is the man the LORD does not charge with sin, and in whose spirit is no deceit!
"It is I who sweep away your transgressions for My own sake and remember your sins no more.
I have swept away your transgressions like a cloud, and your sins like a mist. Return to Me, for I have redeemed you.
Likewise, David also speaks of the blessing of the man to whom God credits righteousness apart from works:
How happy those whose lawless acts are forgiven and whose sins are covered!
How happy the man whom the Lord will never charge with sin!