John makes the point that through Christ’s blood and sacrifice; at the moment of Christ’s death, the world is saved.
Christ seated at the right hand of God; Our life is hidden with Christ in God
A quotation from an early Christian hymn that proclaims the meaning of Jesus’ death and resurrection.
The reading describes the prayer of Jesus during his passion.
it is because of God’s great love and abundant mercy that we are brought to life in Christ.
For those who can see, Christ is the ultimate sign of the presence and power of God.
God does sacrifice the life of his own Son to preserve the covenant relationship with humankind.
The First Letter of Peter uses the imagery of the flood and the covenant with Noah as a symbol of Baptism.
Do everything for the glory of God.