2324 Jesus Christ, as Saviour

2324 Jesus Christ, as Saviour

God’s work of salvation is accomplished supremely through the cross and resurrection of Jesus Christ. Through faith, the believer is able to share in all the saving benefits won by Jesus Christ through his obedience to God.

Jesus Christ is the Saviour

Jesus Christ is called Saviour Tit 1:4 See also Lk 2:11; Tit 3:6; 2Pe 1:1; 2Pe 3:2,18

Jesus Christ is the promised Saviour Ac 13:23 See also Lk 1:69-75; Lk 2:28-30

Jesus Christ’s purpose is to save Lk 19:10 See also Mt 1:21; 1Ti 1:15

Jesus Christ’s qualities as Saviour

Jesus Christ is the unique Saviour Ac 4:12 See also Jn 6:68-69; Jn 10:9; Jn 14:6; Ac 10:42-43

Jesus Christ is the complete Saviour Heb 7:25 See also Jn 19:30; Php 3:21; Col 1:19-20; Heb 5:9; Heb 9:26-28; 1Jn 1:9; Jude 24

Jesus Christ is the Saviour of the world Jn 4:42 See also Lk 2:30-32; 1Ti 2:5-6; 1Ti 4:10; 1Jn 4:14

Jesus Christ saves through his grace

Ac 15:11 See also Ro 3:24; Eph 5:23-27; Tit 3:4-5

Jesus Christ saves by his mighty acts

Jesus Christ saves by his death 1Pe 1:18-19 See also Mt 20:28 pp Mk 10:45; Lk 24:45-47; Jn 1:29,36; Jn 10:15,17-18; 1Co 1:18; Rev 7:10

Jesus Christ saves by his resurrection life 1Pe 3:21 See also Ro 5:10; 2Ti 1:10

Jesus Christ saves by his coming again Php 3:20 See also Tit 2:13; Heb 9:28; 1Pe 1:5

Jesus Christ saves by defeating Satan 1Jn 3:8 See also Jn 13:31; Jn 16:11; Heb 2:14; Rev 2:10-11

Jesus Christ saves from all forms of evil

Jesus Christ saves from physical danger Mt 8:25-26 pp Mk 4:38-39 pp Lk 8:24-25; Ac 26:17; 2Co 1:10; 2Ti 4:18

Jesus Christ saves from the power of sin 1Jn 1:7 See also Ac 5:31; Ro 3:25-26; Ro 5:18-19; Ro 6:6-7; Gal 1:4; Rev 1:5-6

Jesus Christ saves from the condemnation of law Gal 3:13 See also Ac 13:38-39; Ro 8:1-4; Gal 4:4-5; Eph 2:15

Jesus Christ saves from God’s wrath 1Th 1:10 See also Ro 5:9; 1Th 5:9; Rev 11:17-18

Jesus Christ saves from the power of death 2Ti 1:10 See also 1Co 15:55-57; Heb 2:15; Rev 20:6; Rev 21:4

Jesus Christ saves from Satan’s power Ac 26:18 See also Lk 10:18-19; Lk 13:16; Col 1:13; 1Jn 3:8

Jesus Christ saves to bring people to God

Jesus Christ saves for eternal life Jn 6:40 See also Jn 3:14-16,36; Jn 5:24-25; Ro 6:23

Jesus Christ saves so that people may live for God 1Jn 4:9 See also Ro 6:8-11; Ro 7:21-25; Gal 2:20; 2Ti 1:9; Heb 9:14-15; 1Pe 2:24; 1Jn 3:5-6; 1Jn 5:18

Jesus Christ’s salvation is received through faith

Ac 16:30-31 See also Ac 2:21; Ro 10:13; Joel 2:32; Ro 1:16; Ro 10:9; 2Th 2:13; 2Ti 3:15

See also

1320God as Saviour
2027Christ, grace & mercy
2230Messiah, coming of
2315Christ as Lamb
2321Christ as redeemer
2410cross, the
2560Christ, resurrection
6020sin
6510salvation
6644eternal life
6652forgiveness
6717reconciliation, world to God

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