Saturday, April 4, 2015

TETELASTAI

TETELASTAI

Literally translated the word tetelestai means, “It is finished.” The word occurs in John 19:28 and 19:30 and these are the only two places in the New Testament where it occurs. In 19:28 it is translated, “After this, when Jesus knew that all things were now completed, in order that the scripture might be fulfilled, he said, ‘I thirst.’” Two verses later, he utters the word himself: “Then when he received the sour wine Jesus said, ‘It is finished,’ and he bowed his head and gave up his spirit.”

Do you know that Jesus died for you?  Do you know that Jesus took the fall for you so that you might receive the love and Grace of God and live eternally?  

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