For God so loved the world that he gave his one and
only Son, that whoever believes in him shall not perish but have
Then Jesus came to them and said, "All authority in
heaven and on earth has been given to me.
When I saw him, I fell at his feet as though dead.
Then he placed his right hand on me and said: "Do not be afraid. I
am the First and the Last. I am the Living One; I was dead, and
behold I am alive forever and ever! And I hold the keys of death and
Salvation is found in no one else, for there is no
other name under heaven given to men by which we must be saved.