Biblical Concept: Christ, Through
Introduction: The Lord Jesus Christ + the preposition dia. (through) + the context = statements of the efforts and accomplishments of Christ for humanity and the glorification of God.
(The underlines are mine.) (Summary at the end.)
NAS John 1:17 For the Law was given through Moses; grace and truth were realized through Jesus Christ.
NAS Acts 10:36
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NAS Romans 1:8 First, I thank my God through Jesus Christ for you all, because your faith is being proclaimed throughout the whole world.
NAS Romans 2:16 on the day when, according to my gospel, God will judge the secrets of men through Christ Jesus.
NAS Romans 3:22 even the righteousness of God through faith in Jesus Christ for all those who believe; for there is no distinction;
NAS Romans 3:24 being justified as a gift by His grace through the redemption which is in Christ Jesus;
NAS Romans 5:1 Therefore having been justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ,
NAS Romans 5:11 And not only this, but we also exult in God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have now received the reconciliation.
NAS Romans 5:17 For if by the transgression of the one, death reigned through the one, much more those who receive the abundance of grace and of the gift of righteousness will reign in life through the One, Jesus Christ.
NAS Romans 5:21 that, as sin reigned in death, even so grace might reign through righteousness to eternal life through Jesus Christ our Lord.
NAS Romans 6:4 Therefore we have been buried with Him through baptism into death, in order that as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, so we too might walk in newness of life.
NAS Romans 7:4 Therefore, my brethren, you also were made to die to the Law through the body of Christ, that you might be joined to another, to Him who was raised from the dead, that we might bear fruit for God.
NAS Romans 7:25 Thanks be to God through Jesus Christ our Lord! So then, on the one hand I myself with my mind am serving the law of God, but on the other, with my flesh the law of sin.
NAS Romans 16:27 to the only wise God, through Jesus Christ, be the glory forever. Amen.
NAS 1 Corinthians 1:9 God is faithful, through whom you were called into fellowship with His Son, Jesus Christ our Lord.
NAS 1 Corinthians 8:6 yet for us there is but one God, the Father, from whom are all things, and we exist for Him; and one Lord, Jesus Christ, by whom are all things, and we exist through Him.
NAS 1 Corinthians 15:57 but thanks be to God, who gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
NAS 2 Corinthians 1:5 For just as the sufferings of Christ are ours in abundance, so also our comfort is abundant through Christ.
NAS 2 Corinthians 3:4 And such confidence we have through Christ toward God.
NAS 2 Corinthians 5:18 Now all these things are from God, who reconciled us to Himself through Christ, and gave us the ministry of reconciliation,
NAS 2 Corinthians 8:9 For you know the grace of our Lord Jesus Christ, that though He was rich, yet for your sake He became poor, that you through His poverty might become rich.
NAS Galatians 1:1 Paul, an apostle (not sent from men, nor through the agency of man, but through Jesus Christ, and God the Father, who raised Him from the dead),
NAS Galatians 1:12 For I neither received it from man, nor was I taught it, but I received it through a revelation of Jesus Christ.
NAS Galatians 2:16 nevertheless knowing that a man is not justified by the works of the Law but through faith in Christ Jesus, even we have believed in Christ Jesus, that we may be justified by faith in Christ, and not by the works of the Law; since by the works of the Law shall no flesh be justified.
NAS Galatians 3:26 For you are all sons of God through faith in Christ Jesus.
NAS Galatians 6:14 But may it never be that I should boast, except in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, through which the world has been crucified to me, and I to the world.
NAS Ephesians 1:5 He predestined us to adoption as sons through Jesus Christ to Himself, according to the kind intention of His will,
NAS Philippians 1:11 having been filled with the fruit of righteousness which comes through Jesus Christ, to the glory and praise of God.
NAS 1 Thessalonians 5:9 For God has not destined us for wrath, but for obtaining salvation through our Lord Jesus Christ,
NAS Titus 3:6 whom He poured out upon us richly through Jesus Christ our Savior,
NAS Hebrews 10:10 By this will we have been sanctified through the offering of the body of Jesus Christ once for all.
NAS Hebrews 13:21 equip you in every good thing to do His will, working in us that which is pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ, to whom be the glory forever and ever. Amen.
NAS 1 Peter 1:3 Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who according to His great mercy has caused us to be born again to a living hope through the resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead,
NAS 1 Peter 2:5 you also, as living stones, are being built up as a spiritual house for a holy priesthood, to offer up spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ.
NAS 1 Peter 3:21 And corresponding to that, baptism now saves you-- not the removal of dirt from the flesh, but an appeal to God for a good conscience-- through the resurrection of Jesus Christ,
NAS 1 Peter 4:11 Whoever speaks, let him speak, as it were, the utterances of God; whoever serves, let him do so as by the strength which God supplies; so that in all things God may be glorified through Jesus Christ, to whom belongs the glory and dominion forever and ever. Amen.
NAS Jude 1:25 to the only God our Savior, through Jesus Christ our Lord, be glory, majesty, dominion and authority, before all time and now and forever. Amen.
The underlines listed: through Christ = grace and truth, preaching peace, I thank, God will judge the secrets of men, righteousness of God through faith, justified, redemption, justified by faith, peace with God, exult in God, the reconciliation, abundance of grace, gift of righteousness, reign in life, grace might reign through righteousness to eternal life, we have been buried with Him, newness of life, die to the Law, we might bear fruit, thanks be to God, glory forever, called into fellowship, we exist, the victory, sufferings . . . abundance, comfort is abundant, confidence, reconciled us, might become rich, revelation, justified, sons of God, crucified . . . to the world, adoption as sons, fruit of righteousness, obtaining salvation, poured out upon us richly, sanctified, equip you in every good thing, working in us, blessed be, born again to a living hope, a spiritual house, holy priesthood, spiritual sacrifices, good conscience, God may be glorified, ‘glory, majesty, dominion and authority, before all time and now and forever.’
Conclusions and applications: The Lord Jesus Christ + the preposition dia. (through) + the context = statements of the efforts and accomplishments of Christ for humanity and the glorification of God. Through Jesus Christ the saved human is justified by faith, sanctified, righteous by faith, redeemed, reconciled, adopted, and crucified to the world. Through Jesus Christ the saved human (justified by faith) can become equipped, fruitful, victorious, confident, and hopeful. Through the efforts of Jesus Christ, the Triune God of the Bible is blessed, thanked and glorified forever.
Note the following Christ Theorem: Through Christ = In Christ = Concentrate on Christ = All for Christ.