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Why is Jesus a good role model?

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Jesus is a good role model because he set a good example of forgiveness and love. The actions and teachings of Jesus teach people to be patient, obedient, loving, truthful, respectful, kind and believe in God.

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Jesus called himself a servant of God and this can be portrayed through his actions of washing his disciples' feet. He was known to put the interests of other people first. Jesus had an amazing relationship with God and worked to fulfill God's will. He prayed and worshiped God whenever things were good or bad. His crucifixion on the cross showed that he was willing and ready to give his life for the sake of his faith and God.

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