“The Blood of Jesus”
What significance does the blood of Jesus Christ have for us? We will shortly partake together of the Lord’s Supper. We always remember the blood of Jesus when we do so. It has been said that blood is as essential in the Bible as it is in our bodies. “Cut the Bible anywhere and it will bleed.” Blood is mentioned 427 times in the Bible, and many times it is connected with the “blood of Jesus.” Let’s take a closer look at the “blood of Jesus” to understand it’s significance for us:
I. The Blood of Jesus is Perfect (Hebrews 4:15; 2 Corinthians 5:21).
II. The Blood of Jesus is Perpetual (Hebrews 7:27, 9:12, 9:26, 10:12).
III. The Blood of Jesus is Powerful (Revelation 5:9).
IV. The Blood of Jesus is Permanent (1 John 1:7).
V. The Blood of Jesus is Precious (1 Peter 1:19).