THE LAMB OF GOD is completely harmless

Written by Dionne April 4, 2011 (Revised) Sabbay Thompson

Listen to a Bible study aggressive character of “The next day John him, and saith, Behold which taketh away the 1:29.

relating to the antiGod. seeth Jesus coming unto the Lamb of God, sin of the world” John

Overcomer in Christ, as you read this article, please keep in mind that God’s nature is changeless, which means that it is “the same yesterday, and to-day, and for ever” Heb. 13:8: and, this further solidifies that He made creatures for His enjoyment and pleasure Rev. 4:11. Therefore, it is “strange” for Him to “give them up” to destruction Isa. 28:21, Hosea 11:8-9. Although the Bible does use words like “Smote”, “Jealous” and “Destroy”, His children are encouraged to focus on His changeless “Principles” as a sure Guide, found in the Ten Commandments, His “Character Transcript”, where it highlights that He does not kill or murder - Exo. 20. Now that the premise for this article has been set forth, let us begin to learn more about Christ, the “Lamb of God”, whose life record was without any evidence of “retaliation” (i.e. when Peter cut off Malchus’ ear, Christ rejoined it, without hesitation – John 18:10). Sadly, sin (caused from satanic principles) has marred God’s perfect creations 2Thess. 2:7, James 1:15. Within Matthew 25:31-34 one can glean symbolism relating to earth’s righteous and iniquitous inhabitants. The aforementioned scripture implies that the Shepherd is Christ as; it is only the Holy Spirit that can separate the sheep from the goats. More specifically, the sheep are the children of God and the goats are the children of the Adversary. What are striking differences between sheep and goats? For starters, sheep are gentile, quiet, affectionate, non-aggressive, docile and easily managed. When taken to the slaughter-house, lambs are not retaliatory or aggressive. For the sake of clarity, it is understood that a “lamb” is synonymous with “sheep”, its plural Isa. 53:7, Jer. 11:19. Christ as the Lamb of God was completely passive, never manifesting aggressiveness. He, even at the point of His crucifixion, completely submitted to His false-accusers. “Passive submission” involves the act of complete--total obedience without aggression or a “fight”.

and I have shewed. God does not kill. Everyone who is destroyed will have destroyed himself”. 5:5. even the weakest soul can be strong through Christ Psa.1:3. headstrong. James 1:1415. 1John 4:16. and not man. the image of His majesty. Jesus revealed the love of God to man and angels. "For our eternally loving Father. the Holy One in the midst of thee: and I will not enter into the city'" Hosea 11:8. turmoil. Within scripture. 1:24. sat down on the right hand of the Majesty on high”. when he had by himself purged our sins. and. Christ came to this sin darkened earth to reveal the light of the love of God 1John 4:8.1 “God destroys no man. within Him is no darkness at all Psa. “high places” are often associated with ungodly worship Lev. 4:1-4. 49:15. This latter animal is often associated with wandering. Eph. 2 E. as you will see regarding the goat and its characteristics. Often identified with a soothing and comforting environment. Thompson A Soul Sealed at Character Perfection p. 'I will not execute the fierceness of mine anger. dissension and agitation. Thus Christ achieved His goal. and have saved. while in the wilderness desired food after fasting. aligning and submitting fully to the will of the Father” A Soul Sealed at Character Perfection p. 26:30. requiring supervision. 1:5. leaving doubt in the minds of all the angels. saith the Lord. 145:8. harmful and short-tempered. 13:1. am the Lord. that I am God. I have declared. Hebrews 1:1-3 edifies that Christ is the image of God. Here. and my servant whom I have chosen: that ye may know and believe me. God is phenomenal and humble in the form of Christ. Christ was phenomenally peaceful and while on earth He caused the waters to be still Mark 4:39. the image of God. neither shall there be after me. said the Lord. yet His Father’s will superseded His desire for sustenance Matt. when there was no strange god among you: therefore ye are my witnesses. Ephraim?. Rom. horned. 38 (2010). and understand that I am He: before me there was no God formed.'.. 74. 1 D. Jesus is God John 10:30. as their desired location is within “high places”. 5:17. manifesting His outshining glory. and beside me there is no Saviour.2 Sheep easily comply with a Shepherd’s directives. 36. Satan deceived one third of the angels who joined him in the rebellion. we see an appropriate symbol regarding Christ while on earth. 16. and upholding all things by the word of his power. goats by nature are: self-oriented. even I. 6:12. 26. A Lamb or Sheep are peaceful. as “our Messiah. “giving up” His creatures to sinful destruction is a “strange act” Rom. 9. and His Spirit is all loving and slow to anger. By dwelling on earth with us. I will not return to destroy Ephraim: for I am God. John 1:29. Contrary to worldly views. Christ is the Lamb of God and the Bible identifies Him as the Passover Lamb that taketh away the sin from the World 1Cor. sheep avoid discord and strife and they are hornless (horns often breed aggression). 1John 1:5.. Rom. 84 . 20. I. 28.G.10:8.2 Christ is the “express image of his person. White Christ Object Lessons p. Yahweh Heb. self-sufficient. Conversely. Within Isaiah 43:10-12 the Word reveals that: Ye are my witnesses.’How shall I give thee up. the Character of God Exo. Christ and His immeasurable expression of beneficence is outreaching to all.

revealing God's perfect selfsacrificing love to humanity and angels. 1:23. 57 (2010). God is constantly giving. 2:15-16. 14:6-12. Heb. Eph. while sin causes destruction and death.3 charging God as a deceiver and liar Revelation 12:4. Romans 13:10 edifies that God's love is harmless. 16 edifies that God is love. 18:1-4. 1Cor. New York (Westchester County). 1John 3:9. 1:5. at the cross. aims to edify the globe about the Three Angels' Messages. 2:14-18. 1John 4:8. providing us “perfect unity” with the Redeemer “Emmanuel” meaning “God with us” Matt. 3 See also E. unselfishly becoming a man as a means of reconciling man from sin 2Cor.4 The glory shining in the presence and face of Jesus is the glory of self-sacrificing love. doing no ill to neighbors.G. revealed at Calvary. Infinitely. 20. the law of Heaven and life 1Cor. unselfish love. Rev. White Desire of Ages p. Character Purity Ministries. . 1John 4:8. Jesus exposed every satanic charge as false. Humility manifested in the form of a man. 9:28. the Loud cry and all relevant end-time present Truth. the light from Calvary. Thompson A Soul Sealed at Character Perfection p. The Godhead houses eternal love and self-sacrificing Truth evidenced as Christ. as Christ's return is imminent: and. Functionally. and His Decalogue and Character transcript witnesses love Exo. Love is kind. Christ left His position and comfort in Heaven. patient and forgiving. God is in the business of saving souls. God’s wonderful purposeful grace is the mystery of Divine redeeming love. fulfilling the law of Christ's perfect righteousness. the Ten Commandments Exo. 758-759 (1940) Pacific Press Publishing Association 4 D. 20. 16.3 However. 6:23. James 1:15. 13:4-8. the Word of God. located in Pelham. He hopes to cut His work short in righteousness Rom. seeking to preserve souls. God gives life. 1Corinthians 13 speaks of agape. The Son of God came to this sin darkened earth to reveal the light of the glory of God. 15:45. it is sin that produces destruction and kills humanity Rom. Such a transcript of perfect humility and love is captured in the unchanging Character of God. 5:18-19.