How is the death of christ on the cross a selfless act?

Jesus served as both priest and sacrifice and did not have to because He Himself was God incarnate.

The Second Person of the Most Holy Trinity took on flesh and was like us in every way except sin and as such did not need to pay the penalty of death. That said He willingly became our Passover Lamb and took upon the penalty of death for all mankind.

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