Why did Jesus come? Here are 20 reasons

Many ask, “why did Jesus come to earth?”

You might answer, “to save us from sin,” or, “to die on the cross.”  These are two great answers, but did you know that the Bible lists at least 20 more?  Scroll your mouse over these Scripture verses and read the many reasons He came.

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1.  Jesus Christ came into the world to save sinners.

1 Timothy 1:15

2. Jesus Christ came into the world to call sinners to repentance.

Mark 2:17

3. Jesus Christ came into the world to seek and save the lost.

Luke 19:10, “For the Son of man is come to seek and to save that which was lost.”

4. Jesus came into the world to give Himself as ransom.

Matthew 20:28

5. Jesus Christ came into the world to be a King and bear witness to the truth.

John 18:37

6.  Jesus Christ came into the world to do the Will of His Father.

John 6:38

7.  Jesus Christ came into the world to be the Light of the world.

John 12:46

8.  Jesus Christ came into the world that men might have Abundant Life.

John 10:10

9. Jesus Christ came to turn us from our wickedness.

Acts 3:26

10.  Jesus Christ came into the world to Judge the world.

John 9:39

11.  Jesus Christ came into the world to Proclaim or preach the Good News about the Kingdom of God.

Mark 1:38

12.  Jesus Christ came into the world to die on the cross.

John 12:27

13.  Jesus Christ came into the world to fulfill the law.

Matthew 5:17

14.  Jesus Christ came into the world to be a Divider of men.

Matthew 10:34-35

15.  Jesus Christ came into the world to send us.

John 20:21

16.  Jesus Christ came to be the Propitiation (atonement) for our sins.

1 John 4:10

17.  Jesus Christ came to be the Savior of the world.

John 3:16-18

18.  Jesus Christ came to bless us by turning us from our iniquities.

Acts 3:26

19.  Jesus Christ came to redeem us from the Law’s curse.

Galatians 4:4-5

20.  Jesus Christ came to fulfil the righteousness of the law.

Romans 8:3-4

(If we missed any, include them in the comments section.)

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