18 Beautiful Quotes about Redemption
To redeem means to pay off or exchange. God sent Jesus to redeem us from sin and death – He paid off our debt to death, and exchanged His life for ours. Praise God that we are redeemed and saved!
O Israel, hope in the LORD! For with the LORD there is steadfast love, and with him is plentiful redemption.
- Psalm 130:7
In him we have redemption through his blood, the forgiveness of our trespasses, according to the riches of his grace,
- Ephesians 1:7
Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us—for it is written, Cursed is everyone who is hanged on a tree—so that in Christ Jesus the blessing of Abraham might come to the Gentiles, so that we might receive the promised Spirit through faith.
- Galatians 3:13-14
“You have taken up my cause, O Lord; you have redeemed my life.
- Lamentations 3:58
The work of redemption was accomplished by Christ in His death on the cross and has in view the payment of the price demanded by a holy God for the deliverance of the believer from the bondage and burden of sin. In redemption the sinner is set free from his condemnation and slavery to sin.
- John F. Walvoord
If one believes in the death of the Lord Jesus as his substitute he already has been united with the Lord Jesus in His death. For me to believe that in the substitutionary work of the Lord Jesus is to believe that I already have been punished in the Lord Jesus. The penalty of my sin is death; yet the Lord Jesus suffered death for me; therefore I have died in Him.
- Watchman Nee
By Christ's purchasing redemption, two things are intended: his satisfaction and his merit; the one pays our debt, and so satisfies; the other procures our title, and so merits. The satisfaction of Christ is to free us from misery; the merit of Christ is to purchase happiness for us.
- Jonathan Edwards
However tiring our work may be, how could it ever be tiresome? How could it be anything less than a joy to serve the One who has given us all things for life, and enrichment, and enjoyment? Jesus, who suffered so much to secure our salvation.
- Joni Eareckson Tada
I thought I could have leaped from earth to heaven at one spring when I first saw my sins drowned in the Redeemer's blood.
- Charles Spurgeon
Compassion costs. It is easy enough to argue, criticize, and condemn, but redemption is costly, and comfort draws from the deep. Brains can argue, but it takes heart to comfort.
- Samuel Chadwick
The Jews looked upon a serpent to be freed from serpents; and we look upon the death of Christ to be delivered from death.
It is a fact that the Lord Jesus has already died for you. It is also a fact that you have already died with the Lord Jesus. If you do not believe in your death with Christ, you will not be able to receive the effectiveness of death with Him - freedom from sin.
- Watchman Nee
Though the Bible was written over sixteen centuries by at least forty authors, it has one central theme--salvation through faith in Christ.
- Max Lucado
Saving us is the greatest and most concrete demonstration of God's love, the definitive display of His grace throughout time and eternity.
- David Jeremiah
Jesus took the tree of death so you could have the tree of life.
- Tim Keller
Jesus Christ did not come into this world to make bad people good; he came into this world to make dead people live.
- Lee Strobel
The Son of God became a man to enable men to become sons of God.
- C.S. Lewis