- Religion and Philosophy
I have told you ahead of time.
(The scriptures told about this before it happened) that Jesus would be buried and he would be raised to life again on the third day.
A dead body will be buried with sadness, but it will be raised from death with splender.
"I have told you ahead of time when I come the next time I will punish those people who have already sinned and all the others.
Though Christ was nailed to the cross when He was weak, he now LIVES by the power of God!. In Christ, we are weak but we will live with CHRIST by the POWER of God.
If people don't rise from death, then Christ has not been raised from death either, and if Christ hasn't been raised from death, your faith is worthless, you are still in your sins!
It was late that same Sunday, the doors were locked where the followers were gathered, they were afraid of the Jewish leaders, JESUS came and stood among them, He said to them "Peace be to you"
The Resurrection of Jesus is the basis of our "Faith",
From the resurrection of Christ we have 4 main points..........
1. Our sins are forgiven
2.Old self gone
3.We are given New Life
4. We are sure of Eternal life.
Romans 4:25. Jesus was handed over to die for our sins, He was raised from death to make us right with God.
Luke 24:5. The women were frightened; they bowed their headsdown to the groung, the two angels said to them "Why are you looking here for a living person? He is risen from death!
Acts 1:3. After his death, he showed that he was alive, Jesus proved this by doing many convincing things, the apostles saw him several times during 40 days.
Acts 2:32.So Jesus, not David, is the one whom God raised from death!. We are all eye-witnesses of this! Jesus was lifed up to Heaven, now Jesus is with God - at His right side.