The Purpose of This Book
u Now Jesus did many other signs v in the presence of the disciples, which are not written in this book;
w but these are written so that you may x believe that Jesus is the Christ, y the Son of God, and that by believing z you may have life a in his name.
English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a division of Good News Publishers.
Now there are also many other things that Jesus did. Were every one of them to be written, I suppose that the world itself could not contain the books that would be written.
Not to all the people but to us who had been chosen by God as witnesses, who ate and drank with him after he rose from the dead.
1 John 5:13
I write these things to you who believe in the name of the Son of God that you may know that you have eternal life.
She said to him, "Yes, Lord; I believe that you are the Christ, the Son of God, who is coming into the world.
And those in the boat worshiped him, saying, "Truly you are the Son of God.
John 3:15 - 16
That whoever believes in him may have eternal life.
Yet you refuse to come to me that you may have life.
So Jesus said to them, "Truly, truly, I say to you, unless you eat the flesh of the Son of Man and drink his blood, you have no life in you.
The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.
To him all the prophets bear witness that everyone who believes in him receives forgiveness of sins through his name.
1 Corinthians 6:11
And such were some of you. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.
But Peter said, "I have no silver and gold, but what I do have I give to you. In the name of Jesus Christ of Nazareth, rise up and walk!