“I have manifested Your Name to the people whom You gave me out of the world. Yours they were, and You gave them to me, and they have kept Your word. -John 17:6
Christ is the final spokesman for God.
The Father gave a people for Christ to come for, live for, die for, and redeem. Christ came with a Father-directed mission and to manifest God’s Name. -Anthony Vance, from 10/25/2015 Sunday Morning Sermon on John 1 (Listen Here)