"We all like sheep have gone astray, each of us has turned to his own way; and the Lord has laid on Him the iniquity of us all."
"For the wages of sin is death, but the gift of God is eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord."
"27Just as man is destined to die once and after that face judgement, 28so Christ was sacrificed once to take away the sins of many people; and he will appear a second time -- not to bear sin, but to bring salvation to those who are waiting for Him."
"But God demonstrates his own love in this: while we were still sinners, Christ died for us."
1 Peter 3:18
"For Christ died for sins once for all, the righteous for the unrighteous, to bring you to God. He was put to death in the body but made alive by the Spirit."
"8For it is by grace you have been saved, through faith -- and this is not of yourselves, it is the gift of God -- 9not by works, so that no one can boast."
"4But when the kindness and love of God our savior appeared, he saved us, not because of righteous things we had done, but because of his mercy. 5He saved us through the washing of rebirth and renewal by the Holy Spirit."
"Yet to all who received Him, to those who believed in His name, He gave the right to become children of God."
"Here I am! I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears my voice and opens the door, I will come in and eat with him and he with me."
1 John 5:13
"I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God so that you may know that you have eternal life."
"I tell you the truth, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be condemned; he has crossed over from death to life."
1 Corinthians 3:16-17
"16Don't you know that you yourselves are God's temple and that God's spirit lives in you? 17If anyone destroys God's temple, God will destroy him; for God's temple is sacred, and you are that temple."
1 Corinthians 2:2
"We have not received the spirit of the world but the Spirit who is from God, that we may understand what God has freely given us."