Bible Verses about 'Cross'

Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
Jesus said to them all: "If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me. For whoever wants to save his life will lose it, but whoever loses his life for me will save it.
For the message of the cross is foolishness to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God.
Your attitude should be the same as that of Christ Jesus: Who, being in very nature God, did not consider equality with God something to be grasped, but made himself nothing, taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness. And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient to death — even death on a cross!
For God was pleased to have all his fullness dwell in him, and through him to reconcile to himself all things, whether things on earth or things in heaven, by making peace with his blood, shed on the cross.
Let us fix our eyes on Jesus, the author and perfecter of our faith, who for the joy set before him endured the cross, scorning its shame, and sat down at the right hand of the throne of God.
And having disarmed the powers and authorities, he made a public spectacle of them, triumphing over them by the cross.
Once you were alienated from God ... but now he has reconciled you by Christ's physical body through death to present you holy in his sight, without blemish and free from accusation.
My dear children, I write this to you so that you will not sin. But if anybody does sin, we have one who speaks to the Father in our defense — Jesus Christ, the Righteous One. He is the atoning sacrifice for our sins, and not only for ours but also for the sins of the whole world.
"[Jesus] was handed over to you by God's set purpose and foreknowledge; and you, with the help of wicked men, put him to death by nailing him to the cross."
Christ redeemed us from the curse of the law by becoming a curse for us, for it is written: "Cursed is everyone who is hung on a tree."
But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.
The God of our fathers raised Jesus from the dead — whom you had killed by hanging him on a tree.
May I never boast except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world.
He then began to teach them that the Son of Man must suffer many things and be rejected by the elders, chief priests and teachers of the law, and that he must be killed and after three days rise again.
You see, at just the right time, when we were still powerless, Christ died for the ungodly. Very rarely will anyone die for a righteous man, though for a good man someone might possibly dare to die.
For what I received I passed on to you as of first importance: that Christ died for our sins according to the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day according to the Scriptures, and that he appeared to Peter, and then to the Twelve.
Then he said to them all: "If anyone would come after me, he must deny himself and take up his cross daily and follow me."
And anyone who does not take his cross and follow me is not worthy of me. Whoever finds his life will lose it, and whoever loses his life for my sake will find it.
...but [Jesus] made himself nothing, taking the very nature of a servant, being made in human likeness. And being found in appearance as a man, he humbled himself and became obedient to death — even death on a cross!

Illustrated Bible Verses on 'Cross'

Illustration of Hebrews 12:2 on Cross
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 15:3-5 on Cross
Illustration of Romans 5:8 on Cross
Illustration of Luke 9:23 on Cross
Illustration of 1 Corinthians 1:18 on Cross
Illustration of Philippians 2:5-8 on Cross
Illustration of 1 John 2:1 on Cross
Illustration of Colossians 2:15 on Cross
Illustration of Colossians 1:22 on Cross
Illustration of Acts 2:23 on Cross
Illustration of Galatians 3:13 on Cross
Illustration of Galatians 6:14 on Cross
Illustration of Mark 8:31 on Cross
Illustration of Luke 9:23 on Cross
Illustration of Matthew 10:38-39 on Cross
Illustration of Colossians 1:19-20 on Cross
Illustration of Acts 5:30 on Cross
Illustration of Romans 5:6-7 on Cross