Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life; he who believes in Me will live even if he dies, and everyone who lives and believes in Me will never die. Do you believe this?”
For if we have become united with Him in the likeness of His death, certainly we shall also be in the likeness of His resurrection,
that the Christ was to suffer, and that by reason of His resurrection from the dead He would be the first to proclaim light both to the Jewish people and to the Gentiles.”
Here is the amazing thing about Easter; the Resurrection Sunday for Christians is this, that Christ in the dying moments on the cross gives us the greatest illustration of forgiveness possible. T. D. Jakes
Let every man and woman count himself immortal. Let him catch the revelation of Jesus in his resurrection. Let him say not merely, ‘Christ is risen,’ but ‘I shall rise.’ Phillips Brooks
Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime. Martin Luther
Now God has not only raised the Lord, but will also raise us up through His power.
But now Christ has been raised from the dead, the first fruits of those who are asleep. For since by a man came death, by a man also came the resurrection of the dead. For as in Adam all die, so also in Christ all will be made alive.
knowing that He who raised the Lord Jesus will raise us also with Jesus and will present us with you.
When Christ, who is our life, is revealed, then you also will be revealed with Him in glory.
Even if you’re not Christian, just from being in our culture you know Jesus and resurrection and redemption. Trey Parker
The Resurrection is at the core of our beliefs as Christians. Without it, our faith is meaningless. Joseph B. Wirthlin
Death is the prerequisite to resurrection, the new life God intends. John Ortberg
It is a trustworthy statement: For if we died with Him, we will also live with Him;
If we have hoped in Christ in this life only, we are of all men most to be pitied.
Martha said to Him, “I know that he will rise again in the resurrection on the last day.”
But perceiving that one group were Sadducees and the other Pharisees, Paul began crying out in the Council, “Brethren, I am a Pharisee, a son of Pharisees; I am on trial for the hope and resurrection of the dead!”
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