Immanuel Lutheran High School, College, and Seminary
Eau Claire, WI

2018-05-17 ILC Chapel — Jesus our perfect lawyer and…

2018 Chapels -
Jesus our perfect lawyer and substitute.


Date : 2018-05-17
Speaker : Steven Sippert

1 John 2:1–2 (Listen)

Christ Our Advocate

2:1 My little children, I am writing these things to you so that you may not sin. But if anyone does sin, we have an advocate with the Father, Jesus Christ the righteous. He is the propitiation for our sins, and not for ours only but also for the sins of the whole world.


Luke 23:34 (Listen)

34 And Jesus said, “Father, forgive them, for they know not what they do.”1 And they cast lots to divide his garments.


[1] 23:34 Some manuscripts omit the sentence And Jesus . . . what they do


2 Corinthians 5:19 (Listen)

19 that is, in Christ God was reconciling1 the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them, and entrusting to us the message of reconciliation.


[1] 5:19 Or God was in Christ, reconciling