I solemnly charge you, before God and Christ Jesus and the elect angels, to observe these things without prejudice, doing nothing out of favoritism.
See now that I alone am He; there is no God but Me. I bring death and I give life; I wound and I heal. No one can rescue [anyone] from My hand.
The LORD brings death and gives life; He sends [some] to Sheol, and He raises [others] up.
And just as the Father raises the dead and gives them life, so the Son also gives life to anyone He wants to.
For just as the Father has life in Himself, so also He has granted to the Son to have life in Himself.
"I have spoken these things to you while I remain with you.
But the Counselor, the Holy Spirit-- the Father will send Him in My name-- will teach you all things and remind you of everything I have told you.
Jesus told him, "I am the way, the truth, and the life. No one comes to the Father except through Me.
Neither is He served by human hands, as though He needed anything, since He Himself gives everyone life and breath and all things.
And He said to me, "It is done! I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End. I will give to the thirsty from the spring of living water as a gift.
Then he showed me the river of living water, sparkling like crystal, flowing from the throne of God and of the Lamb
Now Jesus stood before the governor. "Are You the King of the Jews?" the governor asked Him. Jesus answered, "You have said it."
"My kingdom is not of this world," said Jesus. "If My kingdom were of this world, My servants would fight, so that I wouldn't be handed over to the Jews. As it is, My kingdom does not have its origin here."
"You are a king then?" Pilate asked. "You say that I'm a king," Jesus replied. "I was born for this, and I have come into the world for this: to testify to the truth. Everyone who is of the truth listens to My voice."
"You would have no authority over Me at all," Jesus answered him, "if it hadn't been given you from above. This is why the one who handed Me over to you has the greater sin."
and from Jesus Christ, the faithful witness, the firstborn from the dead and the ruler of the kings of the earth. To Him who loves us and has set us free from our sins by His blood,
"To the angel of the church in Laodicea write: "The Amen, the faithful and true Witness, the Originator of God's creation says: