And it came to pass, while he blessed them, he was parted from them, and carried up into heaven.
Which he wrought in Christ, when he raised him from the dead, and set him at his own right hand in the heavenly places,
Him hath God exalted with his right hand to be a Prince and a Saviour, for to give repentance to Israel, and forgiveness of sins.
For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus;
Now of the things which we have spoken this is the sum: We have such an high priest, who is set on the right hand of the throne of the Majesty in the heavens;
Simeon hath declared how God at the first did visit the Gentiles, to take out of them a people for his name.
And by him all that believe are justified from all things, from which ye could not be justified by the law of Moses.
Seeing then that we have a great high priest, that is passed into the heavens, Jesus the Son of God, let us hold fast our profession.
I pray for them: I pray not for the world, but for them which thou hast given me; for they are thine.
For if we sin wilfully after that we have received the knowledge of the truth, there remaineth no more sacrifice for sins,
My little children, these things write I unto you, that ye sin not. And if any man sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous:
He that covereth his sins shall not prosper: but whoso confesseth and forsaketh them shall have mercy.