Matthew 16:15-17

Peter Confesses Jesus as the Christ

15 He said to them, "But who do j you say that I am?" 16 Simon Peter answered and said, k "You are the Christ, the Son of the living God." 17 Jesus answered and said to him, "Blessed are you, Simon BarJonah, l for flesh and blood has not revealed this to you, but m My Father who is in heaven.

  1. Cross References
    John 6:67
    Then Jesus said to the twelve, "Do you also want to go away?
  2. Cross References
    Matthew 14:33
    Then those who were in the boat came and worshi...
    Mark 8:29
    He said to them, "But who do you say that I am?...
    Luke 9:20
    He said to them, "But who do you say that I am?...
    John 6:69
    "Also we have come to believe and know that You...
    John 11:27
    She said to Him, "Yes, Lord, I believe that You...
    Acts 8:37
    Then Philip said, "If you believe with all your...
    Acts 9:20
    Immediately he preached the Christ in the synag...
    Hebrews 1:2
    Has in these last days spoken to us by His Son,...
    Hebrews 1:5
    For to which of the angels did He ever say: "Yo...
    1 John 4:15
    Whoever confesses that Jesus is the Son of God,...
  3. Cross References
    Ephesians 2:8
    For by grace you have been saved through faith, and that not of yourselves; it is the gift of God.
  4. Cross References
    Matthew 11:27
    All things have been delivered to Me by My Father, and no one knows the Son except the Father. Nor does anyone know the Father except the Son, and the one to whom the Son wills to reveal Him.
    1 Corinthians 2:10
    But God has revealed them to us through His Spirit. For the Spirit searches all things, yes, the deep things of God.
    Galatians 1:16
    To reveal His Son in me, that I might preach Him among the Gentiles, I did not immediately confer with flesh and blood.
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