Behold The Lamb
1 Peter 1:13-25
When John the Baptist said, "Behold the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world," (John 1:29) he was referring to Jesus as the promised Savior. Peter developed the theme and showed the significance of the Lamb of God to all people.
I. Behold the Lamb-He Brings Recognition.
A. Recognition of evil desires. v. 14
B. Recognition of ignorant living v. 14
C. Recognition of impartial judgment. v. 17
D. Recognition of empty philosophy. v. 18; See Romans 1:21; Acts 14:15
E. Recognition of faulty tradition. v. 18
II. Behold the Lamb-He Offers Redemption.
A. Redemption as release.
1. The exodus from Egypt. Exodus 6:6
2. The jubilation of jubilee. Leviticus 25:25f
3. The overthrow of oppression. Isaiah 41:14f
B. Redemption as ransom.
1. Not perishable gold. v. 18
2. But precious blood. v. 19
a. Lamb-a substitution death. E ...
There are 1824 characters in the full content. This excerpt only shows a 912 character sample of the full content.