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BG Chap 9 - The importance of Kṛṣṇa in this chapter

9.3 – Not achieving Kṛṣṇa, the faithless return to the path of death
9.4 – Kṛṣṇa pervades the universe and all beings rest on Him but He does not rest upon them
9.5 – Kṛṣṇa supports all beings and not resting on beings He causes creation
9.6 – To understand Kṛṣṇa - all beings rest on me – sarvāṇ bhūtāni māt-sthānīty upadhāraya
9.7 – At the end of the universe, all beings enter Kṛṣṇa. He sends them back at the beginning of another cycle.
9.8 – By Kṛṣṇa’s will the cosmic order is created and annihilated
9.9 – Kṛṣṇa is not attached to these actions
9.10- Material nature works under Kṛṣṇa’s direction
9.11 – The foolish misunderstand Kṛṣṇa’s human form without knowing His supreme nature.
9.13 – Mind on Kṛṣṇa - bhajanty ananya-manaso – serving with their minds focused on none other
9.14 – How yoga is construed with bhakti - nitya-yuktā upāsate – always absorbed in yoga they worship me
9.15 – Some worship Kṛṣṇa with the sacrifice of knowledge
9.16 – Kṛṣṇa is the form of sacrifice – the ritual, the sacrifice, the oblation etc
9.17 – Kṛṣṇa is the father, mother, creator and grandfather of the universe.
9.17 – Kṛṣṇa is syllable om, and the three Vedas
9.18 – Taking refuge in Kṛṣṇa - nivāsaḥ śaraṇam suhṛt – I am the abode, the refuge and dear friend
9.19- Kṛṣṇa gives heat, sends forth rains
9.19 – Kṛṣṇa is immortality and also death
9.20 – Those who worship Him with sacrifice seeks passage to the celestial realm
9.22 – Meditating on Kṛṣṇa - ananyāś cintayanto mām – Meditating on none other than Me
9.23 – Those who worship other gods worship Kṛṣṇa alone but in a wrong way
9.24 – Kṛṣṇa is the only enjoyer and master of all sacrifices
9.25 – Coming to Kṛṣṇa - mad-yājino api mām – those who sacrifice for me come to me
9.26 – Kṛṣṇa accepts the simplest offering given with devotion
9.27 – All activities can be dedicated to Kṛṣṇa as an offering
9.28 – Coming to Kṛṣṇa - vimukto mām upaiṣyasi – Liberated, you shall come to me
9.29 – Even though He is neutral, Kṛṣṇa is specially inclined towards His devotee
9.30 – Even the greatest sinner is considered saintly if He has no goal other than Kṛṣṇa
9.31 – One who offers love to Kṛṣṇa is never lost
9.32 – Taking refuge in Kṛṣṇa - mām hi pārtha vyapāśritya – those who take shelter of me
9.33 – One has to engage in loving service to Kṛṣṇa having come to this miserable world
9.34 – Mind on Kṛṣṇa - man-manā – be mindful of me
9.34 – Coming to Kṛṣṇa - mām evaiṣyasi yuktvaivam – being absorbed in me, you will come to me
9.34 – How yoga is construed with bhakti - mām evaiśyasi yuktvaivam – you will come to me having absorbed your self in yoga