Three days and three nights after the death and burial of Jesus, at the dawning of the fourth day at 6:00pm Saturday evening our time but according to Jewish time, the beginning of Sunday, an earthquake shook Jerusalem and Jesus rose from the grave as a testimony to the world that He had paid in full the infinite debt of all sins. He rose from the dead to show that death and the grave no longer had a hold on Him. The debt of sin was paid for. And because the wages of sin is death, the payment for sin is life. He paid for sin, and now He lives.
As the song proclaims: He lives, He lives, Christ Jesus lives today! He conquered death, hell, and the grave 2,000 years ago, and His resurrection proves it.
The first to see Him alive were the disciples who loved Him. More specifically, it was the women Continue Reading