Behold the Lamb of God
1. John quotes the seven "I am" statements of Jesus.
John 6:35; 8:12; 10:7-9; 10:11; 11:25-26; 14:6; 15:5
2. John records the three "Behold" statements concerning Jesus.
a. Behold the man. John 19:5
Behold the righteous humanity of Jesus.
See His submission as a man.
Ponder His sinlessness as a man.
b. Behold your King! John 19:14
Behold the royal majesty of Jesus.
c. Behold the Lamb of God. John 1:29, 36
Behold the redemptive ministry of Jesus. Revelation 5:5-6
(1) As Lamb, He is the designated sacrifice.
(2) As Lamb, He is our substitute.
(3) As Lamb, He is our sin bearer.
(4) As Lamb, He is our satisfaction. 1st John 2:1-2