Confirmation Day 3:
Jesus, the Son of God
Day 3, Lesson 2: Jesus, Our Savior
Jesus suffered and died for the sins of all people; Jesus is the foundation of our faith
Explain why Jesus suffered and died on the cross
Confirmation Exercise Questions
# 11. How did God reconcile the sin-fallen world with himself? By giving His only Son for the sins of the world.
Dearest Jesus, on Golgotha / Show Your wounds of love to us. / Our dear Father’s heart of mercy / Shines in glory on the cross. / May I always know and see / You were sacrificed for me. (SHZ 311 v. 1)
God was in Christ, reconciling the world unto himself, not imputing their trespasses unto them; and hath committed unto us the word of reconciliation. (2 Cor 5:19)
Additional Reference Material
Matt. 26:14-27:66; Mark 14:12-15:47; Luke 22:7-23:56; John 18:1-19:42; 1 Cor. 15:1-4; 2; Cor. 5:18-21; Rev. 1:17,18, 20:14, 1 John 2:1,2; Gen. 3:15,21
ADDITIONAL LESSON POINTS
Jesus' salvation work was a crucial victory over sin and death.
Student will know the passion history of Jesus and understand that He died for our sins ad corrected the Fall in paradise.
We receive our sins forgiven on the basis of Jesus' suffering and sacrificial death.
SRK/LLC Book: Jesus Our Savior, Stories of Jesus 4.