When Jesus left there, He withdrew to the area of Tyre and Sidon.
how God anointed Jesus of Nazareth with the Holy Spirit and with power, and how He went about doing good and curing all who were under the tyranny of the Devil, because God was with Him.
While He was praying in private and His disciples were with Him, He asked them, "Who do the crowds say that I am?"
They answered, "John the Baptist; others, Elijah; still others, that one of the ancient prophets has come back."
"But you," He asked them, "who do you say that I am?" Peter answered, "God's Messiah!"
Jesus told him, "Foxes have dens and birds of the sky have nests, but the Son of Man has no place to lay His head."
But so you may know that the Son of Man has authority on earth to forgive sins"-- then He told the paralytic, "Get up, pick up your stretcher, and go home."
For the Son of Man is Lord of the Sabbath."
Whoever speaks a word against the Son of Man, it will be forgiven him. But whoever speaks against the Holy Spirit, it will not be forgiven him, either in this age or in the one to come.
For as Jonah was in the belly of the great fish three days and three nights, so the Son of Man will be in the heart of the earth three days and three nights.
He replied: "The One who sows the good seed is the Son of Man;
The Son of Man will send out His angels, and they will gather from His kingdom everything that causes sin and those guilty of lawlessness.
"When the Son of Man comes in His glory, and all the angels with Him, then He will sit on the throne of His glory.
I continued watching in the night visions, and I saw One like a son of man coming with the clouds of heaven. He approached the Ancient of Days and was escorted before Him.
For whoever is ashamed of Me and of My words in this adulterous and sinful generation, the Son of Man will also be ashamed of him when He comes in the glory of His Father with the holy angels."
For even the Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give His life-- a ransom for many."
Then He said, "I assure you: You will see heaven opened and the angels of God ascending and descending on the Son of Man."
Just as Moses lifted up the snake in the wilderness, so the Son of Man must be lifted up,
And He has granted Him the right to pass judgment, because He is the Son of Man.
Then the crowd replied to Him, "We have heard from the law that the Messiah will remain forever. So how can You say, 'The Son of Man must be lifted up'? Who is this Son of Man?"
"Look! I see the heavens opened and the Son of Man standing at the right hand of God!"
Now since the children have flesh and blood in common, He also shared in these, so that through His death He might destroy the one holding the power of death-- that is, the Devil--
and free those who were held in slavery all their lives by the fear of death.
For it is clear that He does not reach out to help angels, but to help Abraham's offspring.
Therefore He had to be like His brothers in every way, so that He could become a merciful and faithful high priest in service to God, to make propitiation for the sins of the people.
For since He Himself was tested and has suffered, He is able to help those who are tested.