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138 THE UNITY OF THE

The Record of Christ.

1. "I came down from heaven, not to do mine own will, but the
will of Him that sent me."

2. " My doctrine is not mine, but His that sent me."

3. " I must work the works (carry out the plan) of Him that sent
me."

4. " I am only sent unto the lost sheep of the house of Israel."

6. " I came forth from the Father, and am come into the world ;
again I leave the world and go to the Father."

6. " / can of mine oion self do nothing, as I hear I judge, and my
judgment is just because I seek not mine own will, but the will
of the Father which sent me."

7. " Whoever slvall do the will of my Father which is in heaven,
the same is my hrother, and sister, and mother."

8. "The first of all the commandments is, The Lord owr God is
one Lord."

9. " Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God."

10. "Why callest thou me good, there is none good but God."

11. "No man hath seen God at any time, the only begotten son,
which is in the confidence of the Father, he has declared Him."

12. " The Father himself which hath sent me, hath borne witness of
me ; ye have neither heard His voice at any time, nor seen His shape."

13. " I am come in my Father's «a»ie, and ye receive me not."

14. " I have greater witnesses than John (the Baptist), the works
which the Father hath given me to accomplish the same works I
do, they bear witness of mo that the Father hath sent me."

15. " God so loved the world that He gave His only begotten son,
that whoso believeth in him should not perish but have everlast-
ing life, for God sent not His son into the world to condemn the
world, but that the world through him might be saved."

16. " / have not spoTcen of myself, but the Father which sent me,
He gave me commandment what I should say; whatsoverl speak,
therefore, even as the Father said unto me so I speak."

17. " Let your (spu-itual) light so shine before men, that they may
see your good works and glorify your Father which is in heaven."

18. " Be ye therefore perfect, as your Father which is in heaven is
perfect."

19. " Take heed that ye do not your alms before men, to be seen of
them, otherwise ye have no rewardof your Father whichisinhea/uen."

20. " Whoever therefore shall confess me before men, him will
I confess lefore my Father which is in heaven. He that receiveth
me, receiveth Him that sent me."



PERSON OP GOD. 139

21. " Take heed that ye despise not one of these little ones, for I say
unto you that in heaven their angels do always behold the face
of my Father which is in heaven."

22. " To sit on my right hand, and on my left hand, is not mine,
but it shall be given to them forwhomit is prepared by m?/i^a


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