“The Father is greater than I am.” — John 14:28 NET
“When you pray, say: Father, may your name be honored.”—“To my Father and your Father, to my God and your God.”
“But I am doing just what the Father commanded me.”—“The words that I say to you, I do not speak on my own initiative, but the Father residing in me performs his miraculous deeds.”
The Father loves the Son and has placed all things under his authority.—“You have given him authority over all humanity, so that he may give eternal life to everyone you have given him.”
Philip said, “Lord, show us the Father, and we will be content.” Jesus replied, “Have I been with you for so long, and you have not known me, Philip? The person who has seen me has seen the Father! How can you say, ’Show us the Father’? Do you not believe that I am in the Father, and the Father is in me?”—“The Father and I are one.”—“Just as the Father has loved me, I have also loved you; remain in my love. If you obey my commandments, you will remain in my love, just as I have obeyed my Father’s commandments and remain in his love.”
Luke 11:2, John 20:17, John 14:31, John 14:10, John 3:35, John 17:2, John 14:8-10, John 10:30, John 15:9-10
“Her offspring will attack your head, and you will attack her offspring’s heel.” — Gen 3:15 NET
He was so disfigured he no longer looked like a man.—He was wounded because of our rebellious deeds, crushed because of our sins; he endured punishment that made us well; because of his wounds we have been healed.
“This is your hour, and that of the power of darkness!”—“You would have no authority over me at all, unless it was given to you from above.”
For this purpose the Son of God was revealed: to destroy the works of the devil.—He … drove out many demons. But he would not permit the demons to speak, because they knew him.
“All authority in heaven and on earth has been given to me.”—“In my name they will drive out demons.”
The God of peace will quickly crush Satan under your feet.
Isa 52:14, Isa 53:5, Luke 22:53, John 19:11, 1 John 3:8, Mark 1:34, Matt 28:18, Mark 16:17, Rom 16:20
Daily Light on the Daily Path - January 14
Public domain content taken from Daily Light on the Daily Path by Samuel Bagster.