1. Redemption in the Old Testament 2. Redemption in the New Testament 3. What Does Redemption Mean to Me?
Hebrew Words for Redeem or Redemption Gā-al Pādāh Kāpar G’ullāh
Hebrew Words for Redeem or Redemption Genesis 48:16 – Exodus 6:6 Gā-al : Indicates the redeemer-kinsman concept found in Ruth. Includes the concept of the right of redemption.
Hebrew Words for Redeem or Redemption Pādāh : This word means to ransom or redeem. When used to describe God, it emphasizes His freedom to ransom mankind. Isaiah 29:22 Psalms 71:23 2 Samuel 7:22-23
Hebrew Words for Redeem or Redemption Kāpar : This is the technical term for Israel’s sacrificial rituals. All action is directed in two ways: -toward God (propitiation) -and the sin (expiation)
Propitiation : the act of propitiating Propitiate: to gain or regain the favor/goodwill of Expiate: 1: to put an end to 2 a: to extinguish the guilt incurred by b: to make amends for Leviticus 1:1-4
Hebrew Words for Redeem or Redemption G’ullāh : Right to be redeemed.
Greek Words for Redeem or Redemption Exagorazō Lutroō Lutrōsis Apolutrōsis
Greek Words for Redeem or Redemption Exagorazō: This word means “to buy out.” It focuses more on the price paid than the act of freeing. Galatians 3:10-14, 4:3-7
Greek Words for Redeem or Redemption Lutroō: This word means “to release on the receipt of ransom.” It signifies the actual deliverance more than the price. Titus 2:14 I Peter 1:17-19
Greek Words for Redeem or Redemption Lutrōsis: This word is used in the general sense, i.e. the redemption of Israel or Christ’s redemptive work. Hebrews 9:12
Greek Words for Redeem or Redemption Apolutrōsis: This word is the strongest word possible to explain our redemption. Colossians 1:9-14 Romans 6:4 Hebrews 9:15 Luke 21:28
Romans 3:21-26 Romans 6:3–14 Propitiate: to gain/regain the favor/goodwill of Expiate: 1: to put an end to 2 a: to extinguish the guilt incurred by b: to make amends for
Jesus says: “…If you do not believe that I am He, you will die in your sins. John 8:24
Jesus says: “I tell you, no; but unless you repent you will all likewise perish.” Luke 13:3
Jesus says: 8. “Also I say to you, whoever confesses me before men, him the Son of Man will confess before the angels of God.” 9. “But he who denies Me before men will be denied before the angels of God.” Luke 12:8-9
Jesus says: 18. “…All authority has been given to Me in heaven and on earth.” 19. “Go therefore and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit,” 20. “teaching them to observe all things that I have commanded you; and lo, I am with you always, even to the end of the age.” Matthew 28:18-20
That’s a good start, but also Jesus says: “… Be faithful until death, and I will give you the crown of life.” Revelations 2:10
BelieveRepentConfess Be baptized Be Faithful til Death
Have you been redeemed? If you need to make your life right with God, please come forward as we stand and sing.