If the Spirit of him who raised Jesus from the dead dwells in you, he who raised Christ Jesus from the dead will also give life to your mortal bodies through his Spirit who dwells in you. Romans 8:11
Who is to condemn? Christ Jesus is the one who died—more than that, who was raised— who is at the right hand of God, who indeed is interceding for us. Romans 8:34
If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. Romans 10:9
He will swallow up death in victory; and the Lord GOD will wipe away tears from off all faces. Isaiah 25:8
But he was wounded for our transgressions; he was crushed for our iniquities; on him was the chastisement that brought us peace, and by his stripes we are healed. Isaiah 53:5
“As for me, I know that my Redeemer lives, and at the last He will take His stand on the earth.” Job 19:25
God raised the Lord and will also raise us up by his power. 1 Corinthians 6:14
…who through him are believers in God, who raised him from the dead and gave him glory, so that your faith and hope are in God. 1 Peter 1:21
“If Christ has not been raised, your faith is futile and you are still in your sins.” 1 Corinthians 15:17
The tomb of Christ is famous because of what it DOES NOT CONTAIN. — Sam Morris
We live and die; Christ died and lived! — John Stott
The resurrection of Jesus changes the face of death for all His people. Death is no longer a prison, but a passage into God’s presence. Easter says you can put truth in a grave, but it won’t stay there. — Clarence W. Hall
…Luke associates John with Peter in Acts, when, after the Resurrection, that strange boldness had come upon the disciples. — Alfred Noyes
“The cross is a one time visual representation of God’s grief over sin.” — Dean L. Harvey
“Live in the awareness that Christ lives and that He lives in His people.” — Julien B. Weil
“The cross is the victory, the resurrection is the triumph…The resurrection is the public display of the victory, the triumph of the crucified one.” — Leon Morris
“The best proof that Christ has risen is that He is still alive. And for the immense majority of our contemporaries, the only way of seeing Him alive is for us Christians to love one another.” — Louis Evely
♪ ♫ “Christ the Lord is risen today, sons of men and angels say. Raise your joys and triumphs high; Sing ye heavens, and earth reply.” — Charles Wesley (from the Hymn “Christ the Lord is Risen Today”)
All of heaven is interested in the cross of Christ, hell afraid of it, while men are the only ones to ignore its meaning. — Oswald Chambers
According to the laws of legal evidence used in courts of law, there is more evidence for the historical fact of the resurrection of Jesus Christ than for just about any other event in history. — Harvard Law Professor Dr. Simon Greenleaf
The angel up on the tombstone said, He is risen just as he said!
Quickly now, go tell His disciples that Jesus Christ is no longer dead
Joy to the world! He is risen! Alleluia!”
— Keith Green, The Easter Song
There is no historic incident better or more variously supported than the resurrection of Christ. — Brooke Foss Wescott
The Gospels do not explain the Resurrection; the Resurrection explains the Gospels. Belief in the Resurrection is not an appendage to the Christian faith; it is the Christian faith. — John S. Whale
♪ ♫ “Up from the grave he arose; with a mighty triumph o’er his foes!
He arose a victor from the dark domain,
and He lives forever with His saints to reign!
He arose! He arose! Hallelujah! Christ arose!
— from ‘Up from the Grave He Arose’
Our Lord has written the promise of resurrection, not in books alone, but in every leaf in springtime. — Martin Luther
The resurrection power of Jesus broke Satan’s captive power. When He led the Old Testament saints from paradise to heaven, He led captivity captive! — Leon Morris
Our justification hinges on a risen life, present in us now because Christ is present with us now. — Paul F.M. Zaul
Our old history ends with the cross; our new history begins with the resurrection. — Watchman Nee
The entire plan for the future has its key in the resurrection. – – Billy Graham
There is more evidence that Jesus rose from the dead than there is that Julius Caesar ever lived or that Alexander the Great died at the age of thirty-three. – – Billy Graham
Note: The quotations and scriptures above were found at http://www.unlockingthebible.org/resurrection-easter-quotes-bible-verses/
― Charles Colson
― Peter Marshall (Congressional Chaplain)
John 11:25-26 Jesus said to her, “I am the resurrection and the life. Whoever believes in me, though he die, yet shall he live, 26 and everyone who lives and believes in me shall never die. Do you believe this?”
Romans 6:4 We were buried therefore with him by baptism into death, in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead by the glory of the Father, we too might walk in newness of life.
Romans 6:5 For if we have been united with him in a death like his, we shall certainly be united with him in a resurrection like his.
Romans 6:9 We know that Christ, being raised from the dead, will never die again; death no longer has dominion over him.
1 Corinthians 15:3-5 For I delivered to you as of first importance what I also received: that Christ died for our sins in accordance with the Scriptures, that he was buried, that he was raised on the third day pin accordance with the Scriptures, and that he appeared to Cephas, then to the twelve.
|The Word of truth teaches in the clearest and most positive terms that all of the
dead will be raised. No doctrine of the faith rests upon a more literal and emphatic
body of Scripture authority than this, nor is any more vital to Christianity.
Author: C.I. Scofield
|The first thing that stuck in the minds of the disciples was not the empty tomb, but
rather the empty grave clothes – undisturbed in form and position.
Author: Josh McDowellOn what does the Christian argument for Immortality really rest? It stands upon
the pedestal on which the theologian rests the whole of historical Christianity — the
Resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Author: Henry Drummond
|I went to a psychologist friend and said if 500
people claimed to see Jesus after he died, it was
just a hallucination. He said hallucinations are an
individual event. If 500 people have the same
hallucination, that’s a bigger miracle than the
Author: Lee StrobelThe truth of the resurrection gives life to every
other area of gospel truth. The resurrection is the
pivot on which all of Christianity turns and without
which none of the other truths would much matter.
Without the resurrection, Christianity would be so
much wishful thinking, taking its place alongside
all other human philosophy and religious speculation.
Author: John MacArthurNote: The quotations above were found at
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